Bingham McCutchen Reduces E-Discovery Data by As Much As 90% [Whitepaper]
Posted on 03-25-2014 by Cindy Spohr

Bingham McCutchen Reduces E-Discovery Data by As Much As 90% with Use of LexisNexis® Early Data Analyzer (April 2012). Bingham’s litigation technology group is a longtime user of early case assessment (ECA) tools provided through an external... Read More

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Should Employers Ban E-Cigarettes in the Workplace?
Posted on 03-25-2014 by Travis Burchart

The growing popularity of e-cigarettes is perplexing employers on the issue of workplace bans. An article featured in the LexisNexis® Legal Newsroom Labor and Employment Law Blog poses the question, should the use of e-cigarettes be considered a reasonable... Read More

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Marketing Yourself and Your Career
Posted on 03-25-2014 by amanda-alge-bales

How do you market yourself? Establishing expertise and connecting with colleagues and other lawyers can be powerful marketing tools. In her article, Marketing Yourself and Your Career , author Desiree Moore explains how self-improvement tactics should... Read More

Tags: networking , career advancement , Upgrading Your Skills , career management

The Volcker Rule: Will It Work, Will It Last—and Who Benefits? #thisisreallaw
Posted on 03-25-2014 by Leah Moon

The Volcker Rule: Will It Work, Will It Last—and Who Benefits? #thisisreallaw Even after federal regulators adopted the set of sweeping changes in December 2013, important questions remain unanswered, leaving plenty of room to contemplate what... Read More

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Ax these terms from your legal writing #WritingLegally
Posted on 03-24-2014 by Hans Thielman

I like "pursuant to" myself, but the author of this article doesn't. Ax these terms from your legal writing via ABA Journal Read More

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Litigation Finance and Spiderman
Posted on 03-24-2014 by Hans Thielman

http://blogs.wsj.com/law/2014/03/24/litigation-finance-is-a-tangled-web-just-ask-spider-man/ Read More

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Law firms, a way to find your Peyton Manning
Posted on 03-24-2014 by Travis Burchart

Personality testing to find your firm's next Peyton Manning? Chicago startup thinks it can be done. Download the complete article. Read More

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How To Stay Healthy Under Pressure
Posted on 03-24-2014 by Doug Esten

Late night cheeseburger delivery, unused gym memberships, sitting in one chair for hours on end - not the ingredients for a healthy lifestyle. Here are some simple tips for staying healthy - do you think any of these can fit into your busy day? Read More

Tags: health , Trending News & Topics , work-life balance

More Lexis Advance® options for improving document delivery, Alerts and mobile access.
Posted on 03-24-2014 by Stacy_Staarmann

Using the relevant information you find – sharing via email, download, etc. – as well as, staying current as the situation changes is just as vital is finding the facts. This instructional tip sheet can provide you with information to easily... Read More

Tags: How-Tos & Guidance , legal research , Lexis Advance Document Delivery , Lexis Advance Alerts , Lexis Advance , Lexis Advance® , Lexis Advance search

Helpful vs. Unhelpful Advice for New Lawyers
Posted on 03-24-2014 by amanda-alge-bales

Telling a new lawyer to "get over it" is not terribly likely to help her achieve results or develop skills, but some senior lawyers do just that. In her article, Helpful vs. Unhelpful Advice for New Lawyers , Alison Monahan reviews the ‘root’... Read More

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Lexis Advance® - Top 10 New Enhancements So You Can Research Your Way
Posted on 03-24-2014 by Stacy_Staarmann

Lexis Advance brings again even more key content and flexible options so you can research your way. Included are the top 10 new Lexis Advance® enhancements: 1. Consult 100+ top compliance titles from LexisNexis® Sheshunoff™ & LexisNexis®... Read More

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How to Choose the Right Social Media Networks for Your Law Practice
Posted on 03-22-2014 by Hans Thielman

http://www.natlawreview.com/article/how-to-choose-right-social-media-networks-your-law-practice Read More

Tags: social media , Trending News & Topics , clients

Slaughter-House Cases and the Privileges or Immunities Clause
Posted on 03-22-2014 by Hans Thielman

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/volokh-conspiracy/wp/2014/03/21/the-supreme-court-should-reverse-the-ninth-circuit-and-uphold-slaughter-house/ Read More

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Law Firm Culture
Posted on 03-22-2014 by Hans Thielman

http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140321222019-35152036-how-law-firm-culture-affects-profitability Read More

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Failure to Communicate Billing Issues
Posted on 03-21-2014 by Hans Thielman

Should Internet legal research be considered a cost of doing business? http://www.post-gazette.com/business/legal/2014/03/18/Failure-to-communicate-billing-issues-may-have-dire-effects-in-house-counsel-warns-law-firm/stories/201403180002 Read More

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5 Things to Know About Having a Law Firm Twitter Account
Posted on 03-21-2014 by amanda-alge-bales

5 Things to Know About Having a Law Firm Twitter Account Twitter Do's and Don'ts when managing your law firm's social account. Check out the full post. Read More

Tags: social media , social business , Upgrading Your Skills , legal marketing , social law firm

Six future trends lawyers should be embracing today
Posted on 03-21-2014 by amanda-alge-bales

Cloud-service adoption, social media, and law firm self-publishing are just a few examples of common web trends that are not commonly adopted by lawyers. Read the complete article . This article is courtesy of the LexisNexis® Future of Law Blog... Read More

Tags: social business , change , Upgrading Your Skills , blogs , social law firm

Backstreet Boys, Bankruptcy Trustee Set For Trial Over $3 Million Claim
Posted on 03-21-2014 by Doug Esten

A trial date has been set for a $3 million dispute between former boy band the Backstreet Boys (the "Band") and the bankruptcy trustee for the Band's former manager, Lou Pearlman, who is currently serving a 25-year prison sentence for operating... Read More

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Law is a Decathlon
Posted on 03-21-2014 by Hans Thielman

Or is more like the marathon or the triathlon? http://minnlawyer.com/2014/03/20/in-olympic-parlance-law-is-a-decathlon/ Read More

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