Advantage #3 of Using a Legal SaaS Product: No Special Hardware Required

Question: What is the best thing about spending a thousand dollars on a brand new computer to support your new legal practice management software? Answer: Not spending a thousand dollars on a new computer for your new legal practice management software. Traditional, server-based legal practice management programs (such as Time Matters™ or Amicus Attorney™) require […]

Advantage #7 of Using a Legal SaaS Product: Eliminate “Phone Pong”

You know when your software breaks in your office, so you call the software vendor, then the IT consultant, then perhaps even a Certified consultant, and they all tell you to call each other and someone else? We call this phone pong. Rocket Matter integrates your contacts, calendar, phone messaging, time tracking, reporting, invoice creation, […]

Advantage #33 of using a Legal SaaS Product: Work Remotely

(This blog post was written by Mike Shiner, Rocket Matter Product Specialist) Working remotely has many benefits.  But if you don’t have the right systems in place it may hinder your productivity. Whether you want to work remotely because of lifestyle choice, multiple office locations, business trip, conference you’re attending, or even a (*gasp*) vacation, […]

Recent Surge of Legal Cloud Computing Articles Tout Advantages of Online Case Management Software

  The past week saw three excellent articles published on the security, advantages, and viability of online case management software, also known as cloud-based or SaaS software. Nicole Black, in her insightful Practicing Law in the 21st Century blog, wrote a piece called “Should Lawyers Be Wary of SaaS?”, which resulted in a very lively […]

Advantage #63 of using a Legal SaaS Product: Go Green

So you’ve instituted a firm recycling policy, you’re moving to paperless, and instituted some energy saving policies with your lights, computers, and monitors. Want to reduce your toll on the environment even more?  Consider a Software as a Service (SaaS) application for your firm’s business needs. SaaS solutions are designed so that many companies are […]

Advantage #57 of using a Legal SaaS Product: Minimizing Downtime

What happens if your entire life is on your laptop and your machine needs a repair?  Or worse yet, the laptop dies.  Or even beyond your wildest fears, your computer with all of your sensitive client information gets lost or stolen? Recently I heard of a solo attorney requiring several days of repair work on an all-important […]