Rocket Matter can now be followed on Twitter! We will be posting information related to the product and our services, such as our CRE courses, new Online CRE tutorials, new features, and maintenance schedules. Occasionally you may find out what gives us inspiration or what we find interesting (but we promise to keep the Twitter […]
The Importance of Delegating: Personal Assistant Hacks for Attorneys
Being a mother to four children while starting my law firm, launching a blog, and staying politically involved in my community requires time management. However, sometimes time runs out and the just tasks keep piling up. This is where “personal assistants” come into play.
Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port Talks Online Payments in the Latest Lawyerist Podcast
Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port had the pleasure of being interviewed for the latest episode of the Lawyerist Podcast. Take a listen as Larry talk with hosts Sam Glover and Aaron Street about the in’s and out’s of online payments and how beneficial they can be to your law firm’s bottom line. Jump straight […]
Internal Communications Trends in 2018: Keeping your Firm Engaged and Productive
Looking for new ways to increase workplace productivity and efficiency as well as employee satisfaction? Well, an effective internal communications strategy puts everyone on the same page, working towards the same goal. The result? Less confusion and a more cohesive, efficient workforce.
Ep 30: Speak Your Time Entries to Alexa with Tali
On this week’s episode of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast, Larry Port interviews Matt Volm, the CEO and co-founder of Tali. Tali—Rocket Matter’s newest integration partner—makes it possible for you to speak your time entries into Amazon Alexa and, coming soon, Google Home-powered devices. You can then have them sync directly to your legal practice management […]
Inviting Technology Companies to Build on Rocket Matter’s New API
At Rocket Matter, we have completely rebuilt our application programming interface (or API for short). Partner technology companies can interact programmatically with almost every aspect of the Rocket Matter system. For companies that would like to offer cool tools and services to our clients—including thousands of the most technology-advanced and forward-thinking attorneys in the world—integrating […]
Based on feedback from our Rocket Pilots, we made it a lot faster to add billable activity to your files. We added a Bill Expense link to the User Dashboard. You no longer have to navigate to a matter to bill expenses or time. Just click on the link, assign time and a matter to […]
Since our public Pilot launch on February 21, 2008, Rocket Matter has quickly become recognized as the leading Software-as-a-Service provider for legal practice management and time and billing software. We’ve discussed SaaS before on our blog, exploring the undeniable growth of the industry, and explored some of the issues raised by leaders in the legal […]
Last night we rolled out a number of additions to improve your online legal practice management experience. We deployed a new feature as well as minor improvements to the existing experience. Date Calculator: Available when you are setting a statue of limitations. You can find this in the Add Matter wizard and on the Edit […]
Jay Fleischman of Bankruptcy Practice Pro has a great post worthy of Life Hacker about managing email. Very appropriate, considering now that the world is awash in blogs, Twitter tweets, Facebook notifications, and email, electronic communications quickly spiral out of control. Here’s the short version (though it’s worth reading in its entirety): 1. Stop Checking […]
When we started Rocket Matter, it was very clear to us the advantages that small firms and solo practitioners would enjoy from the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model: zero install, zero upgrade, worry-free backups, expert security, and a host of other advantages we discuss in this post. The trend in the business software community is undeniable. 2008 […]
Rocket Matter now affords you maximum flexibility for setting your billable rates. With our recent update, you can set an hourly rate in three ways: Globally – Each user has a default rate. Matter Specific – Certain matters can now be set up with their own rates per user. Item Specific – Change your rate […]
When we were at ABA Techshow last month and attended a session on legal practice management software, we were surprised to hear advocates of both Time Matters and Amicus Attorney state that once you chose a legal practice management solution, you were unlikely to switch, as there’s no good way to get your data out. […]
Many thanks to Bryan Sims who runs the excellent blog “The Connected Lawyer” for publishing an “An Interview with Larry Port from Rocket Matter.” I’ve been a fan of Bryan’s high quality content for a long time and it was an honor to be included in his blog.
Web-based legal practice management took another step forward! Rocket Matter rolled out some changes on Wednesday night we hope you’ll enjoy. Month Chooser on User Dashboard: This is the first of many calendaring improvements we will gradually be rolling out. Now you can quickly view any date’s activities from your Dashboard. Edit Matter Relationships: In […]