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Whose IT Infrastructure Is It, Anyway?

By Adam Stern, Infinitely Virtual |

The right question isn’t, ‘Should I go on or off premises?’ The smart question is, ‘What’s strategically best for my legal practice?’

Lawyers Discuss 'What's Next' After China Shuts Down Cryptocurrency Exchange

By Ed Silverstein |

‘Many industry people believe the government’s ban will effectively extinguish the hope that China becomes a global center of cryptocurrency,’ attorney Pinghsan Li said.

When Products Start Teaching Cybersecurity Process

By Jared Coseglia, TRU Staffing Partners |

New Nuix cybersecurity training and certification point to pivot not only in company but in community at large.


4 Steps to Turn E-discovery into a Standardized Business Process

By Brian Schrader, BIA |

In just a few moves, corporations can rethink e-discovery, save time and cut spending.

How AI Will Actually Transform the Legal Industry

By Peter Wallqvist, iManage |

A look at AI use cases finds that despite all the hype, attorneys’ jobs are secure for now.

Cloud computing

Cloud 101 for Law Firms: Four Myths We Can All Do Without

By Adam Stern, Infinitely Virtual |

Small to midsize practices face basic assumptions about cloud technology that are obsolete, misguided or simply unfounded.


University Usage of ESI Technology Gives Rise to Alternative Career Paths for Lawyers

By Jared Coseglia, TRU Staffing Partners |

For iCONECT, certifying future lawyers on XERA at the university level may help solve a talent gap issue as well as increase licensing from potential buyers of the platform.

4 Cases Highlighting E-Discovery Trends in the First Half of 2017

By Mike Hamilton, Exterro, Cybersecurity Law & Strategy |

From FRCP Rule 37(e) to when to apply TAR, here's a quick look at important cases in e-discovery so far this year.

3 Issues with Insurance for 3D Printing, Sharing Economy and Other Emerging Industries

By Michael S. Levine and Andrea L. DeField, Hunton & Williams |

Insureds should carefully scrutinize coverage provided by their legacy and cyber-specific policies to ensure that the coverage procured reflects their unique (and often evolving) risk profile.

Inventor Pablos Holman of  Intellectual Ventures.

Getting to the Right Question: Futurist Pablos Holman’s Plea at ILTACON Keynote

By Zach Warren |

At the opening keynote of the 40th ILTACON, Intellectual Ventures Lab’s Holman explains how the future comes from asking, ‘What can I make this do?’

Artificial Intelligence is Molding the Attorney of the Future

By Jeff Pfeifer, LexisNexis |

New applications for cognitive computing are on the horizon to help attorneys address evolving business challenges and make more intelligent, strategic decisions.

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo Breach Spotlights the Need for Discovery Competence

By Phil Favro, Driven |

Wells Fargo’s shortcomings inform lawyers of the need to take basic discovery measures to safeguard client information from inadvertent disclosure.

7 Tips to Make a Cyber Attack Comeback

By Jeff Ton, Bluelock, Cybersecurity Law & Strategy |

No matter how much money a firm is currently investing in cybersecurity, the reality is that it only takes one wrong click for a breach to occur.

Mainstream Alternatives: Cyber & ESI Certifications Making Moves in a New Era

By Jared Coseglia, TRU Staffing Partners |

Choosing certifications and education to invest in continues to be challenging, but worthwhile, for legal professionals. Here’s a look at two more launching this year.

4 Ways Legal Technology Helps Law Firms Protect Client Data

By Haley Altman, Doxly CEO |

Though software security protocols may seem overwhelming, ignoring them will lead to much higher costs in the aftermath of a breach.