Rocket Matter's Legal Productivity Blog

Welcome to the Rocket Matter Blog 2.0!

  At Rocket Matter, we have been providing quality content for law firms since we launched more than nine years ago. We’re proud to have built a large following over the decade.  Rocket Matter’s audience consists of legal professionals who understand that their law firm is a business that needs to grow and be efficient.  Our […]

Freedom Fighters

Legal Freedom Fighter Series: Michael Lieberman and the ADL

We’ve seen it repeatedly throughout our history: When people’s rights are threatened, it’s the lawyers who step up to to the plate. They fight hate, they defend our Constitution, and they give a voice to people who can’t speak for themselves. More than ever before, we need lawyers to help ensure that everyone’s rights are protected. Thousands of […]

Big Little Lies domestic violence

How Lawyers Can Help with the Most Important Issue in Big Little Lies: Domestic Violence

HBO Last night marked the finale of Big Little Lies, a mini-series on HBO based on the best-selling book by Liane Moriarty. The show was fantastic—great performances, fascinating story, and probably the most breathtakingly beautiful filming locations ever. However, what really stood out on this show was it’s realistic portrayal of domestic violence. Nicole Kidman and Alexander […]

Digital privacy

Why The Digital Privacy Fight Is Important and How Attorneys Can Help

Earlier this week Congress overturned established digital privacy rules, allowing Internet Service Providers to sell information about the online behavior of their customers.  This bill is expected to be signed into law by the White House. What this means is that if you’re a Comcast customer, for example, and you’ve been conducting online legal research, […]

Rocket Matter hosts ADL CEO Jonathan Greenblatt

Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt Speaks at Rocket Matter

Lawyers are used to fighting for justice and protecting people’s rights. That’s their job. So when anyone’s rights are threatened, regardless of race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation, lawyers are often the first ones to step up. They are the first line of defense. We’ve seen this quite often in the past few months. The Anti-Defamation […]

Understanding CIA Hacking and What it Means for You

Earlier this week Wikileaks released “Vault 7”, a massive trove of information about CIA hacking activities, raising fears about Big Brother surveillance programs and sending computer security experts in search of antacid medication. Here are the most important takeaways: One: The CIA Did Not Break Encryption. Encryption algorithms are highly mathematical complexities involving very large […]

International Womens Day

International Women's Day 2017: Five Female Lawyers Who are Making a Big Difference

Today is International Women’s Day, a day we not only celebrate the many achievements of women but also focus on taking action to increase gender equality. This year’s theme is #BeBoldForChange and people around the globe are honoring the day and trying to make a positive change for women in various ways. For instance, according to an article in Time, women from […]

oscars design

From the Oscars to Your Law Firm's Marketing: A Lesson in Design

Even if you didn’t watch the 89th Academy Awards show this past Sunday night, you’ve no doubt seen and/or heard about the “Best Picture Fiasco.” You know, the one where Warren Beatty looked like a deer in headlights while Faye Dunaway enthusiastically called out the wrong movie? Yeah that. Based on what we know of the […]

American Bar Association

American Bar Association's Midyear Meeting: A Critical Take-Home Message to Lawyers

Sure, February in Florida sounds like the place for a perfect winter getaway. However, it was also the locale of some pretty serious business this year. During the American Bar Association’s midyear meeting in Miami earlier this month, the organization’s President Linda Klein urged lawyers to take a stand. She specifically told the ABA’s House of Delegates, “Let me […]