A great way to learn the most critical and cutting edge practices so that you can get a handle on running a profitable, optimal and super-efficient law firm.
Sponsored by Citibank, Rocket Matter, and the Casey Law Office.
Woodfield Country Club
3650 Club Place
Boca Raton, FL 33496
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM (ET)
Session 1: Using Macs, iPads, and iPhones in a Law Office
Thinking of moving to Apple products but not sure how you’re going to run a law firm on them? This session will include a live demonstration on how to use Macs, iPads, and iPhones in a law practice, from scanning documents to organizing case files to running your invoices. We’ll go over apps you can’t miss and separate the hype from reality.
Session 2: Cloud Computing for Legal Professionals
Just what is this cloud everyone is talking about? From the perspective of the law firm, computing in the cloud eliminates typical IT expenses, management, and headaches. Cloud options are often cost-effective since they forego high up-front costs in favor of predictable monthly fees. Learn about programs in a live demonstration to help you become better organized, more efficient, and run a better practice. Covered: Evernote, MindMeister, Dropbox, Efax, and Time and Billing Applications.
Session 3: Ethical Cloud Computing for Legal Professionals
And if attorneys are going to use cloud computing, what do bar associations have to say in respect to Rule 1.6 governing client confidentiality? While ethics opinions are still forming, early indicators from the ABA and California state that lawyers must use due diligence to use the cloud responsibly. Know the questions to ask, what the risks are, and what you can do to maximize your protection for client confidentiality. And you might be surprised about what you find out.