We here at the Commission frequently discuss technology and how it has transformed the practice of law. For our own organization, technology has allowed us to more effectively promote our mission of increased civility, professionalism and inclusion. It’s therefore no surprise that technology has served as the starting point for the transformation that has taken place here at the Commission just in the past few weeks.
Let’s start at the beginning. Technology has long been essential to our operations. As several of you know, we at the Commission review the content of courses and activities to determine if they qualify for professional responsibility credit. We primarily do so using a web-based platform through which providers submit their applications and we review those applications. Without technology, reviewing these thousands of applications every year would be overwhelming. READ MORE