cannabis law

Everything You Need to Know About Cannabis Law

  Regardless of where you stand on the issue, it’s no secret that the legalization of cannabis is becoming more and more prevalent in the United States. As the industry grows, so does the need for lawyers who practice cannabis law. We spoke with Christopher J. Davis, the executive director of the National Cannabis Bar Association (NCBA) to […]

San Diego lawyer killed in Las Vegas shooting

San Diego Lawyer Killed in Las Vegas Mass Shooting

Our hearts go out to all the victims of the Las Vegas shooting and their families. Each and every loss is an unspeakable tragedy. We wish the hundreds of people injured a very speedy recovery. One of the deaths hit close to home. We at Rocket Matter had the privilege of working with Jennifer T. Irvine, 42, […]

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Hurricane Irma Nursing Home Tragedy: How to Help

  As Florida still deals with the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, we unfortunately hear about more and more tragedies that occurred during the storm. However, perhaps the most horrific story of all was the death of nine nursing home residents at The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills. While the center itself survived the storm, they did lose power. […]

Information for Texas Attorneys Affected by Hurricane Harvey

Our heart goes out to the people of Texas who are enduring this current crisis. We are here to help. I’ve personally lived through four hurricanes in South Florida—not to mention Sept 11th when I lived in NYC—so I sympathize with disaster survivors. Also, Rocket Matter assisted law firms after the flooding in Cedar Rapids and the […]

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In Response to Charlottesville

  We at Rocket Matter are here to help lawyers stay out of trouble and make more money, not to opine on national politics. However, as the CEO of this company, I believe the recent events in Charlottesville to be historically significant enough to merit a reaction.  When white supremacists and neo-Nazi’s march in the street, it’s […]

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Fans of Legal Productivity: We Need Your Help!

  As you know, we’ve made a lot of great changes to Legal Productivity this year. We now cover all the topics critical to lawyers, including the latest technology trends, marketing, work/life balance, practice management, boosting revenue, running an efficient firm, and cybersecurity. This year, we also launched our Freedom Fighter series to honor attorneys really stepping up to the plate and […]

Michelle Carter Case

Where Do You Stand? Lawyers Weigh in on the Michelle Carter Suicide Case

  Last week, a Massachusetts judge found Michelle Carter guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the death of her 18-year-old boyfriend, Conrad Roy III, who killed himself by inhaling carbon monoxide. Carter had strongly urged Roy to commit suicide via many text messages and a phone conversation. This case has sparked a debate over free speech across the nation, so we asked […]

Top 9 Challenges Among Small Law Firms

Top 9 Challenges Among Small Law Firms (Infographic)

Thomson Reuters recently released their State of U.S. Small Law Firms Study Report. The study polled more than 300 solos and small firms (under 30 employees) and asked firm leaders to share the challenges they face in building a successful law practice. We’ve taken the top nine challenges that were reported and created this easy-to-read […]

Freedom Fighters

Legal Freedom Fighter Series: Carrie Goldberg, Champion of Sexual Privacy

  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. Some are true Freedom Fighters, and they deserve special recognition. That’s why each month, we will feature lawyers who are really making a difference. Today, we are proud to feature Carrie Goldberg. Carrie is the founder of […]