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    The Future is Now for Diversity and Inclusion

    On May 2, 2018, the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism hosted our third annual future law conference: The Future is Now: Legal Services 2.018. The conference featured a welcome address from Illinois’s Chief Justice, Lloyd Karmeier, ten TED-style talks,…
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    The Future Is Now: Lawyers Take Action

    Last week, over 400 legal professionals attended The Future Is Now Conference. These lawyers registered to learn more about the future practice of law, but also wanted to take action. Over the course of their careers, they each have seen…
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    Innovation is More than Having an App

    In the last of our conference preview blogs, I highlight two of our speakers who will expand our thinking about the meaning of innovation. When we talk about innovations in law, many of us go right to technology.  The advice…
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    Technology Can Drive Law Firm Efficiency Without Being Complicated

    Not unlike other industries, the legal profession has amassed countless tools of technology developed to better our product – the delivery of legal services. However, we remain very inefficient with our time, resources, and intellectual capital to meet that goal….
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LAP Hosts Annual Training in Carbondale and Chicago

The legal profession has struggled with mental health and substance abuse issues for years. Annually, lawyers continue to top the lists of professions with the lowest quality of life when considering overall well-being. And for many lawyers and legal organizations,…
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North Carolina Considers Adopting Mandatory Technology Training

Over a year ago, Florida became the first state to adopt mandatory technology competence education. As a result, Florida lawyers must complete three hours of technology-related CLE for every three-year reporting period. Since then, the rest of the country has…
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CLOC Releases Corporate Legal Department Diversity Report

Ever heard of the CLOC? The Corporate Legal Operations Consortium is a non-profit organization on a mission to optimize legal service delivery models and create a seamless legal ecosystem that delivers corporate legal support to small, medium, and large businesses…
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