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Next Gen EDRM: Reworking the Ediscovery Model

Fri, 2018-09-28 17:24
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 | 2:00 pm EST / 11:00 am PST Sponsored by:       In the 13 years since the Electronic Discovery…

Cannabis Legalization and The Waterfall Effect: Florida Joins the Medical Fray

Fri, 2018-09-28 16:26
Greenspoon Marder’s Senior Counsel Matt Ginder breaks down one of cannabis legalizations newcomers, Florida, examining the legal and regulatory framework for the state.

Beyond the Buzzwords: Getting Real About Law Firm Innovation

Fri, 2018-09-28 16:00 senior reporter Karen Sloan talks with Michele DeStefano, author of  “Legal Upheaval: A Guide to Creativity, Collaboration, and Innovation in Law," about the ways that law firms need to evolve, and how they can get there.

Skilled in the Art: SCOTUS Tees Up Copyright Costs

Fri, 2018-09-28 11:00
Plus, Iancu hits the speaking circuit, and a patent on romance.

The Law Firm Disrupted: A Transatlantic Innovation Team Comes Together

Thu, 2018-09-27 20:00
The newly formed global legal giant has finalized the structure of its innovation team and consulting services unit.

Higher Law: Cannabis Consternation at the Border | Is Pennsylvania Next? | Plus: Who Got the Work, and More

Thu, 2018-09-27 15:00
This week we're looking at the Canadian border cannabis conundrum and why crossing into the U.S. can be so risky for some in the industry. Scroll down to see Who Got the Work, and check out In the Weeds to read about a cannabis partnership that's gone very bad, very publicly.

Law Professors, for the Most Part, Give Ford Testimony High Marks on Twitter

Thu, 2018-09-27 13:43
Law professors took to Twitter Thursday to critique Christine Blasey Ford's testimony and the performance of members of the Senate Judiciary Committee. Let's just say committee chairman Chuck Grassley is lucky this was an ungraded exercise.

Labor of Law: Big Four's Immigration Law Play | Former Cushman Exec Brings Discrimination Claims | Who Got the Work, and More

Thu, 2018-09-27 11:00
PwC and Deloitte are betting big on immigration law, and a Cushman & Wakefield former executive is suing the real estate firm for alleged gender and race discrimination. Scroll down for Who Got the Work, and the latest moves. Thanks for reading Labor of Law.

Where Else Will the Big Four Pop-up in Legal?

Thu, 2018-09-27 09:35
The Big Four’s push into legal is happening now. Immigration is the logical starting place – what’s next?

Inside Track: Drop the Weight, Change Your Name. Plus, New Playbook for the Mavericks After Scandal and In-House Movers

Wed, 2018-09-26 17:52
In this edition of Inside Track, we take a look at the IP implications of a company name change as well as a report that is slated to alter the work environment of a professional basketball team.

The PwC / Fragomen Alliance Unpacked: A Peek Inside The Big Four’s Legal Market Playbook

Wed, 2018-09-26 14:06
The alliance suggests the Big Four’s expansion in the legal market is speeding up. It also provides insight into what the Big Four’s strategy in other areas of the industry might look like.

5 Things You Need to Realize About Your Realization Rate

Wed, 2018-09-26 13:13
Don't ignore your realization rate, take control. Need a reason? It matters a lot to the people who determine your pay.

Critical Mass: 9th Circuit Dials a Win for TCPA Plaintiffs, and Orlando Shooting Victims Sue Law Firm

Wed, 2018-09-26 11:00
Also on deck, a look at Yahoo's bargain over data breaches.

What's Next: Traumatized By Facebook? Plus, Big Tech's International Antitrust Problem

Wed, 2018-09-26 06:30
Also up, congress joins state AGs in going after tech companies for collecting children's data.

See the Pics: Yale Law Students Protest Kavanaugh

Wed, 2018-09-26 05:47
Yale Law School students convened in Washington D.C. this week to oppose the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh, a Yale law alum, to the U.S. Supreme Court and to show support for victims of sexual assault and harassment.

Compliance Hot Spots: Who's Mad About the SEC's Proposed Whistleblower Changes? | DOJ Wants to Shorten Merger Reviews | Who Got the Work & Much More

Tue, 2018-09-25 20:00
The US Securities and Exchange Commission is weighing proposed changes to the agency's whistleblower program—here's some of the early commentary. Plus: DOJ eyes reducing merger-review times, and scroll down for Who Got the Work. Thanks for reading Compliance Hot Spots.

Ahead of the Curve: Originalism Gets an App

Tue, 2018-09-25 19:02
BYU Law Dean Gordon Smith talks about his school’s new legal corpus linguistics database. Plus, the University of Alabama School of Law’s new name.

Finding Clients, Open Courts a Challenge After Hurricane Florence

Tue, 2018-09-25 11:52
“It’s going to take awhile for things to get back to normal,” one attorney said.

Ouch, Babe. Big Law Associate Sues Ex-Fiancee Over $100K Engagement Ring

Tue, 2018-09-25 09:06
Troutman Sanders lawyer Ryan Strasser says the 4-carat diamond ring was a conditional gift that must be returned if the marriage failed to occur. And it did.

Retail Leads the Way in Data Breaches -- Here's How to Protect Your Customers

Tue, 2018-09-25 09:02
If 2017 was considered the “year of the data breach” as the number of incidents hit a new record high of 1,579, 2018 might get even more serious. Just a little more than halfway through 2018, the number and scale of data breaches that have already been reported is staggering.