• disruptive innovation

    Whether It’s Disruptive Innovations or Evolving Legal Technology, What Is the Lesson for TODAY?

    You would think it is a scary time for all lawyers. One day, you read about jobs in the legal profession being taken over by robots led by artificial intelligence (AI) that can work better, faster, and cheaper. They don’t…
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  • Good Sportsmanship

    Civility Is Good Sportsmanship

    Sports separates “winners” from “losers.” And there is also the old adage that it isn’t whether you win or lose, but how you play the game.  In other words, good sportsmanship counts—and unsportsmanlike conduct can get you thrown out of…
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  • black women lawyers

    Legacy: Celebrating The History And Future Of Black Women Lawyers

    I remember my first Black Women Lawyers’ Association (BWLA) Summit. Because of other obligations (forgotten now) I was only able to attend one session. Judge Ann Claire Williams of the 7th Circuit spoke on a judicial panel with four other…
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  • google image search

    How To Search Google With An Image

    While you may have searched the web for the best meatloaf recipes or how to make playdough or a million other reasons, did you know you can search the web with an image instead of just words? Maybe you have…
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IU Maurer Receives $1 Million Donation For Ethics Curriculum

The Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism firmly believes that professionalism education begins in law school. Stephen Burns, 1968 IU Maurer graduate and former CEO of Wheaton Van Lines, shares the same mindset. Earlier this month, the IU alum donated $1 million…
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Posted by on March 27, 2017

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Tennessee Becomes 27th State to Adopt Ethical Duty of Technology Competence

Surviving and thriving as a lawyer in the 21st century demands a knowledge in more than just the law. These days, technology has become a standard within law offices across the country. As the practice of law evolves and technology…
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Posted by on March 22, 2017

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LexBlog and Fastcase Unite Easing Legal Research For Law Bloggers

Two of the biggest names in legal technology have come together in the name of legal research. Earlier this month, LexBlog announced its collaboration with Fastcase simplifing the citing process for law bloggers and open legal publications everywhere. Fastcase’s legal…
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Posted by on March 20, 2017