On World Usability Day, We Recognize Lawyers Need Usable Software

Today is World Usability Day. But, what does Usability mean? And, how does this impact a law firm? The ISO (International Organization for Standardization) provides a good definition of Usability. It defines usability as “The extent to which a product can be used by specified users to achieve specified goals with effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction […]

8 Ways Using Cloud Case Management Software Will Make You Sound Like Your Old Man

“When I was a kid I used to walk uphill to school. Five miles. Both ways!” Hearing the old war stories of one’s parents is part of life. If you’re like me, you’re probably already engaging in similar dribble with your children: “When I was a kid, we couldn’t see our photos instantly. We used […]

The Lost Generation of Law School Students

We find ourselves in uncharted terrain: a market saturated with overqualified lawyers vying for positions at firms whose decades of unrestrained hiring at exaggerated salaries turned out to be—brace yourself—an unsustainable business model mandating unprecedented layoffs

How to Get In Trouble At Virtual LegalTech with a Cow

In the online trade show environment Virtual LegalTech with virtual booths, a virtual networking lounge, and virtual CLE sessions, I added Bessie the Cow as a company representative. She would go into the networking lounge and say “Mooooooooo!” And we angered our other vendors.

iPhoiled

iPhoiled: (EYE-foild). Noun. The condition of not being able to slide one’s finger across one’s touch screen mobile device to answer an incoming call.