Apple FaceTime Bug Suits: Attorney-Client Privilege Breach and More Jaliz Maldonado

Apple FaceTime Bug Suits: Attorney-Client Privilege Breach and More

Apple is no stranger to major lawsuits and threats of legal action by individuals and companies alike. One of their biggest cases in recent years involved patent infringement and a different technology giant, Samsung. Recently, Apple has come under siege for yet another tech-related concern, but this time there are two suits, and they involve […]

An Overview of the BitTorrent Lawsuits in 2018 Jaliz Maldonado

An Overview of the BitTorrent Lawsuits in 2018

File-sharing is nothing new. Napster essentially pioneered a new industry on its platform, which became the flagship for peer-to-peer (P2P) computing. People made their own media available for others across the world to download at no cost to either party. As times change, so does technology, and as Napster slipped into the annals of history, […]

The New Phenomenon of Personal Injury on E-Scooters Jaliz Maldonado

Personal Injury: The New Phenomenon of Personal Injury on E-Scooters

If you live in a big city, you’ve almost certainly seen them around. They dart in and out of traffic, fly past you on the sidewalks, and careen forward with acrobatic abandon. No, not pigeons. The daring gymnasts in question here are e-scooters. They’re everywhere. As their number increases on our streets, they are bound […]

Prospective Law Students: The LSAC Announces Its Digital LSAT Platform Jaliz Maldonado

Prospective Law Students: The LSAC Announces Its Digital LSAT Platform

The Law School Admission Council announced in early October that it is going digital. Starting in July 2019, the Law School Admission Test will be administered on a tablet with its own program developed and patented by the LSAC. The digital version offers stronger security with an aim to provide a better experience for the […]

Hurricane Prep: The Importance of Cloud-Based Legal Software PracticePanther

Hurricane Prep: The Importance of Cloud-Based Legal Software

As hurricane season approaches in Florida, entrepreneurs throughout the state are taking an array of precautions to ensure that their businesses are fully equipped to weather any storms that come their way. Regardless of whether your firm is located in the Sunshine State (a title that can seem ill-fitting at this time of the year) […]

California Aligns New Rules With ABA Rules of Professional Conduct Jaliz Maldonado

California Aligns New Rules With ABA Rules of Professional Conduct

On May 10, the California Supreme Court issued an order that approved 69 Rules of Professional Conduct for California attorneys, rejecting just one. These new rules go into effect Nov. 1, 2018, and they closely follow the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct, especially in organization and structure. The order finally allowed California to join […]

Hurricane Prep: The Ultimate Checklist to Keep Your Firm Safe

No law firm, regardless of size, practice area, or longevity, is immune from all of the negative ramifications of inclement weather. Unfortunately, the strength of your history in advocacy has minimal bearing on the likelihood that your firm will emerge from a hurricane or natural disaster unscathed and unaffected in any way. There are an […]

5 Remarkable Women in Human Rights Law

5 Remarkable Women in Human Rights Law

  There’s no question that a law degree is a tool that opens countless doors to its recipients. Considerable amounts of dedication, analysis, and fortitude are prerequisites for practicing successfully in virtually any area of law. This week, PracticePanther turns its lens to those who have channeled their legal expertise into conduits for advocating for […]

Lawyer’s Video Guide: Creating an Automated Smart Office

How to build a smart office on a budget, and impress your clients in the process. David Bitton, CEO of PracticePanther, and Steve Fretzin sat down to address the massive challenge to time management that attorneys everywhere face. Sharing wisdom from both research and practical experience, David gave Steve (and you!) a wealth of tips […]