The Lawyer's Guide to Social Networking

Understanding Social Media's Impact on the Law
Author: John G. Browning
Publisher: Aspatore Books
ISBN: 9780314273505
Category: Law
Page: 227
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Written by a veteran litigator and leading expert on law and social media, The Lawyers Guide to Social Networking provides a comprehensive look at how social media is affecting the legal system. This book examines the myriad ways in which information from sites like Facebook, MySpace, and Twitter is being put to use in everything from criminal and family law matters to personal injury, employment, and commercial cases nationwide. The author illustrates how the pervasive social networking phenomenon is redefining traditional notions of jurisdiction, duty, service of process, and legal ethics while using actual trial and appellate level cases to analyze the discoverability and admissibility of social media evidence.

A Lawyer's Guide to Networking


Author: Susan R. Sneider
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781634253888
Category: Law
Page: 142
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This book contains worksheets and exercises designed to help the readers build their own career networks.

The Lawyer's Guide to Fact Finding on the Internet


Author: Carole A. Levitt,Mark E. Rosch
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590316719
Category: Law
Page: 817
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Written for legal professionals, this comprehensive desk reference lists, categorizes and describes hundreds of free and fee-based Internet sites. You'll find it useful for investigations, depositions, and trial presentations, as well as company and medical research, gathering competitive intelligence, finding expert witnesses, and fact checking of all kinds.

The Lawyer's Guide to Collaboration Tools and Technologies

Smart Ways to Work Together
Author: Dennis M. Kennedy,Tom Mighell
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590319796
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 289
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This first-of-its-kind legal guide showcases how to use the latest Web-based and software technologies, such as Web 2.0, Google tools, Microsoft Office, and Acrobat, to work collaboratively and more efficiently on projects with colleagues, clients, co-counsel and even opposing counsel. The book provides a wealth of information useful to lawyers who are just beginning to try collaboration tools, as well as tips and techniques for those lawyers with intermediate and advanced collaboration experience.

The Lawyer's Guide to Marketing on the Internet


Author: Gregory H. Siskind,Deborah McMurray,Richard P. Klau
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590318768
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 179
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In today's competitive environment, it is critical not only to have a presence online, but to have a comprehensive online marketing strategy. In this up-to-date third edition of The Lawyer's Guide to Marketing on the Internet, you'll discover the tools to transform your firm through proven online marketing strategies. From choosing relevant content for your site to using the latest technology to stand out from the competition, this comprehensive resource is the definitive guide to help you effectively and efficiently market your law practice.

The Lawyer's Guide to Marketing Your Practice


Author: James A. Durham,Deborah McMurray
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590313558
Category: Law
Page: 297
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A well-developed, successfully executed marketing plan will attract new clients, increase referrals, and strengthen client loyalty. This resource will help you master the creative marketing solutions you need.

The Lawyer's Guide to Strategic Planning

Defining, Setting, and Achieving Your Firm's Goals
Author: Thomas C. Grella,Michael L. Hudkins
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781590314234
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 219
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This practical book is designed to educate lawyers on the importance of sltrategic planning for a law firm.

The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft Excel 2007


Author: John C. Tredennick
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781604422092
Category: Law
Page: 133
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Designed as a hands-on manual for beginners as well as longtime spreadsheet users, the reader will learn how to build spreadsheets from scratch, use them to analyze issues, and to create graphics presentation. Key lessons include Spreadsheets 101: how to get started for beginners; Advanced Spreadsheets: how to use formulas to calculate values for settlement offers, and damages, business deals; Simple Graphics and Charts: how to make sophisticated charts for the court or to impress your clients; and sorting and filtering data and more.

Protecting Against Cyber Threats

A Lawyer's Guide to Choosing a Cyber-Liability Insurance Policy
Author: Standing Committee on
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781634255615
Category: Computers
Page: 32
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Protecting Against Cyber Threats: A Lawyer s Guide to Choosing a Cyber-Liability Insurance Policy provides a must-have guide to network security/cyber-liability insurance for lawyers and law firms, an explanation of the terminology and practices common in this specialized area of coverage. No matter the area of practice, type of clients, or size of the law firm, this publication will assist you in making an informed decision about selecting network security/cyber-liability insurance. The guide provides essential information on the key components of this unique insurance policy and a listing of insurers offering this specialized insurance."

Vault Guide to Corporate Law Careers


Author: Zahie El Kouri
Publisher: Vault Inc.
ISBN: 1581312229
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 167
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This Vault career guide provides law students and legal professionals with an inside look at careers in corporate law.

A lawyer's guide to prepaid legal services

a handbook for the small firm
Author: Alec M. Schwartz,David A. Baker,Samuel J. Pasquarelli,American Bar Association. Section of Economics of Law Practice,Donald Paul MacDonald
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Law
Page: 57
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This handbook examines such topics as what prepaid legal service plans can do, the costs and regulation of such plans, contractual arrangements, lawyer involvement, and economic impact of plan implementaion on the law firm.

The Busy Lawyer's Guide to Success

Essential Tips to Power Your Practice
Author: Reid F. Trautz,Daniel E. Pinnington
Publisher: American Bar Association
ISBN: 9781604424683
Category: Law
Page: 141
View: 356

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Busy lawyers do not have dozens of extra hours to conduct research looking for new tips and ideas to streamline and enhance their practice of law. They need just-in-time learning to acquire the knowledge necessary to build their practices. This convenient pocket guide is the best ever collection of practical tips, ideas, and techniques to help you survive, thrive, and find success in the practice of law.

So You Want to Be a Lawyer?

A Guide to Success in the Legal Profession
Author: Marianne Pilgrim Calabrese,Susanne Calabrese
Publisher: Frederick Fell Publishers
ISBN: 9780883911365
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 169
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So You Want to Be An Engineer? Is a book for anyone who is or who wants to be an Engineer. The book reveals everything nobody else will tell you about the engineering profession. It shows how to save the reader the agony of on the job trial and error training and will give you a head start in using experienced strategies while dealing with technicians, draftsman, marketing, purchasing and manufacturing personnel, and project managers. It doesn't teach you about engineering; it enlightens you about the different aspects of an engineering career. It will tell you what type of engineering will be best for you and where to find your right position. There are The Ten Commandments for an engineer, which sums up in ten steps how to survive in the engineering profession and gives in depth reasons why they work.

Start Your Own Law Practice

A Guide to All the Things They Don't Teach in Law School about Starting Your Own Firm
Author: Judge William Huss
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1572487968
Category: Law
Page: 264
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After years of school and maybe even after some years of practice, you are ready to be the boss. You want to hang out your shingle and open an office of your own. But running a profitable business takes more than just being a great attorney. Start Your Own Law Practice provides you with the knowledge to be both a great lawyer and successful business owner. Whether you are looking to open a sole practitioner's office or wanting to go into partnership with other colleagues, picking the right location, hiring the right support staff and taking care of all the finances are not easy tasks. With help from Start Your Own Law Practice, you can be sure you are making the best decisions for success. Don't let a wrong choice slow down your progress. Find advice on: Creating a Business Plan Managing the Office Raising Capital Billing and Fees Marketing Your Firm Building a Client Base Preventing Malpractice Suits Keeping an Eye on the Goal With checklists, sample letters and law office forms, Start Your Own Law Practice teaches you all the things they didn't in law school and gives you the confidence to go out and do it on your own.

The Lawyer's Guide to Palm Powered Handhelds


Author: Margaret Spencer Dixon
Publisher: Amer Bar Assn
ISBN: N.A
Category: Law
Page: 260
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Written just for lawyers, it addresses real-life problems lawyers face each and every day, and provides new tips and tricks for getting the most out of Palm applications. This book is packed with important how-to information.

The Lawyer's Guide to Extranets

Breaking Down Walls, Building Client Connections
Author: Douglas Simpson,Mark Tamminga
Publisher: Amer Bar Assn
ISBN: N.A
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 186
View: 2150

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An extranet is a powerful tool that allows law firms to exchange information and build relationships with clients. This can cause significant expansion in clientele and profitability for a law firm.

The Lawyer's Guide to the Internet


Author: G. Burgess Allison
Publisher: Amer Bar Assn
ISBN: N.A
Category: Law
Page: 347
View: 5092

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President-Elect of the American Bar Association Tips to important online starting points, advantages, pitfalls, and the best places to find the latest listings of key legal resources are included.