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Bestlaw Pro Cuts the Cost of Legal Research

There’s a weird paradox in legal research. Many documents—cases, statutes, journal articles—are freely available online. Cases and statutes are in the public domain, and most law reviews distribute their articles at no charge on platforms like SSRN, Bepress, and their own websites. But somehow legal research remains expensive, sometimes insanely so: lawyers pay hundreds of…

Now available from LP Publishing: “How to Achieve Success After the Bar Exam”

We’re delighted to announce the newest book from the ABA Law Practice Division, How to Achieve Success After the Bar Exam. So you’ve taken the bar exam. Now what? How to Achieve Success After the Bar Exam will guide recent law-school graduates as they make the crucial transition from student to lawyer. Through week-by-week activities and practical…

Apps to Secure Your Android Device

Lawyers have ethical and legal duties to take competent and reasonable measures to safeguard confidential client information; they also may be subject to other requirements to protect that data, including statutes, regulations, and contracts. These obligations extend to the use of smartphones and other mobile devices, which can be lost or stolen, hacked, infected by malware, and have their…

How to Predict and Set Fees

Experience is the best tool for predicting fees. A lawyer’s experience in dealing with different problems can be found in closed files and billings, which offer a treasure trove of information on the steps needed for certain transactions, how long certain procedures might take, and what resources might be needed. To predict the future, as…

Good Billing Habits: What They Don’t Teach You In Law School

From the initial consultation through final billing process, it is imperative that attorneys develop good habits in keeping, reporting, and billing your time. To ensure on-time payments, we will discuss current trends in the legal industry, including online payments and the LawPay solution. Join us: Wednesday, February 17th 1:00pm – 1:30pm ET Free Registration Learn…

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