Law Firm Cybersecurity Efforts are Being Threatened by Efail Jaliz Maldonado

Law Firm Cybersecurity Efforts are Being Threatened by Efail

On May 15 earlier this year, the Electronic Frontier Foundation announced that a team of researchers from two universities in Germany and one university in Belgium had uncovered Efail, a malicious method used to expose email messages in plain text. What they didn’t mention is that the means that they describe to exfiltrate encrypted messages […]

Attorney's Guide To The CLOUD Act and International Privacy Law Jaliz Maldonado

Attorney’s Guide To The CLOUD Act and International Privacy Law

The president signed into law the Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data Act on March 23, 2018. The CLOUD Act was passed in the 2018 omnibus spending bill. There was no committee oversight, no debate, and no public comments. Legislators had less than 24 hours to read, review and approve the 2,232-page omnibus spending bill. […]

Don't Settle for Limited Legal Billing Software

Don’t Settle for Limited Legal Billing Software

There’s no question that attorneys are automating their firms, and securing the data entrusted to them, at higher rates now than ever before. In fact, a 2017 study conducted by the American Bar Association revealed that 52% of attorneys have stored their data in the cloud. Conversations about automation abound, and experts do not hesitate […]

How Your Legal Practice Management Software Could (and Should!) Help You Get Clients

How Legal Practice Management Software Could (and Should!) Help You Get Clients

There’s no question that automation saves time, and that legal practice management software is instrumental to any attorney in their quest to maximize both time and profit. The benefits to automating your legal practice with software abound, and the best legal practice management software should offer your firm features that assist not just in performing […]

An Attorney's Guide: How the Billable Hours Affects Your Legal Career Jaliz Maldonado

An Attorney’s Guide: How the Billable Hours Affects Your Legal Career

In a somewhat cynical yet honest article, Harrison Barnes writes about an insider’s look at law firms and billings that you won’t get from your average story on law firm economics. While certainly not asserting that large and midsize law firms are breaking the law, Barnes does offer sobering information on the way these law […]

How to Optimize Your Law Firm Website for SEO

Law Firm Marketing: How to Optimize Your Law Firm Website for SEO

Where do people go to locate legal services and then research those services? They search the Internet, of course. How many lawyers are you competing against? That would be 1,335,962, according to the latest statistics from the American Bar Association. That’s a lot of competition. To be fair, not all of them are in your […]

Implementation of Blockchain Technology, Tax Attorneys, And The IRS Jaliz Maldonado

Blockchain Technology, Tax Attorneys, And The IRS

Blockchain could very possibly solve many difficulties that face the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Blockchain, the underlying technology of bitcoin, could revolutionize how the IRS conducts business. In revolutionizing how the IRS conducts business, it stands to reason that how tax attorneys conduct business would also be revolutionized. Blockchain Background According to Deloitte, “it is […]

Law Firm Guide: 19 Steps to Conducting an SEO Checklist and Audit Jaliz Maldonado

Law Firm Guide: 19 Steps to Conducting an SEO Checklist and Audit

In this extremely competitive search engine optimization (SEO) world, your website absolutely must stand out in this very crowded field. Your clients and potential clients are looking for you but they won’t find you if you don’t come out on top of a search engine results page (SERP). To stand out, follow this checklist and […]