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5 Ways to Turn Your Paralegal Internship Into A Job Offer

Paralegal Bootcamp

Internships can be a great stepping stone into your first paralegal job. While finding success in your paralegal internship can initially seem daunting, we’re here to share some tips to turn your paralegal internship into a job offer. Listen to the Podcast Episode.

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Make Better Decisions by Only Making them Once

Attorney at Work

Jay Harrington | A “one and done” approach can help you make fewer decisions, and therefore make those decisions better. The post Make Better Decisions by Only Making them Once appeared first on Attorney at Work.

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Remote Lawyering, Like A Boss: How To Build The Work Lifestyle You Want

Above The Law

See that light at the end of the tunnel? It’s actually this podcast. The post Remote Lawyering, Like A Boss: How To Build The Work Lifestyle You Want appeared first on Above the Law. Small Law Firms Technology ATL Non-Event In-House Counsel Jared Correia Legal Technology Non-Event Non-Eventcast

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What social media regulation could look like: Think of pipelines, not utilities

LLRX

Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter, and his controversial statements and decisions as its owner, have fueled a new wave of calls for regulating social media companies.

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Buyer's Guide: Evaluating and Selecting the Best CLM Solution for Your Organization

Evaluating and selecting the right contract lifecycle management (CLM) platform can be complicated. However, by getting the right people involved, prioritizing your business needs, and testing your technology options, you can make it easier.

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Practical Ways to Keep Up with Regulatory Change in Your Practice Area

Attorney at Work

The nonstop tide of regulatory change can be overwhelming for lawyers. Here are three practical ways to keep up with regulation changes in your practice area. The pace, volume and nuance of regulatory change is staggering.

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Profile Follows Life Of Kelly Harnett, Jailhouse Lawyer

The Crime Report

For New York Magazine’s Intelligencer , Justine van der Leun profiled jailhouse lawyer Kelly Harnett’s journey from helping other women at the law library at Rikers and then, after she was sentenced for murder, clerking at Bedford Hills Correctional Facility’s law library, to the vacation of her murder conviction and life after her release. .

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How Startups Can Compete with the Best with Digital Marketing 

LegalReader

Social media has transformed how customers interact with businesses and vice versa. Business AI in marketing artificial intelligence in marketing attorney marketing digital marketing for law firms marketing for small business

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LAWCLERK, the Lawyer-to-Lawyer Marketplace, Now Lets Law Firms Hire Freelance Lawyers By the Hour

LawSites

LAWCLERK , an online marketplace where attorneys and law firms can hire freelance lawyers and virtual associates, is expanding its hiring options today with the launch of its Hourly Associate program, designed to allow law firms to hire freelancers on a more-flexible hourly basis rather than by a discrete project or longer-term subscription. .

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Music Mondays – Megan the Stallion Headed to Court to Resolve Contract Dispute with Label

The Hollywood Lawyer

Megan the Stallion, born Megan Pete, and her label are headed to court after a judge dismissed a claim by her label that her last album was not an album under their contract.

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2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Contract Life Cycle Management Report

Gartner has positioned Evisort in the Visionaries Quadrant of the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contract Life Cycle Management. Read the report to learn why Evisort is a Visionary provider in the market.

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Ohio Governor signs legislation preventing discrimination in caregiving on the basis of disability

JURIST

Ohio Governor Mark DeWine Monday signed Senate Bill 202 , which prohibits authorities from denying or limiting participation in parenting activities on the sole basis of disability. The law applies to custody and visitation rights, adopting, foster care and guardianships.

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A Quiet Place, Too: Are Tech-Related Notifications Blowing Up Your Concentration?

NCBA Law Practice Management Blog

There’s a funny scene in the Pixar movie ‘Luca’ , where one of the main characters has labeled the negative voice in his head ‘Bruno’ – and, whenever he has thoughts about how he can’t do something, he yells ‘ Silenzio , Bruno!’ they’re Italian), and so tamps down the fictional naysayer.

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Another One of Our Articles Awarded a Best Article Award!

The Estrin Report

Adding Value To The Firm – Are You In Or Out? Originally Posted on May 18, 2022 by Nora Boghossian. We often talk about how to get a job but why don’t we talk enough about keeping a job? You are going to have to kick me out, because I’m not going anywhere.”

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NYC Lawmakers Introduce ‘Crime-Free’ Bill Mocking City ‘Gun-Free’ Zones

The Crime Report

New York City Council’s Minority Leader, Joe Borelli (R-Staten Island), introduced a bill on Wednesday that would designate Times Square a “crime-free” zone.

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Top 3 Data Privacy Challenges for Contract Compliance in 2022

The data privacy landscape is quickly becoming fragmented with dozens of new laws. Outdated compliance practices expose businesses to issues that can cost millions of dollars. Download this paper to find out how contract intelligence can help.

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‘No guarantee’ that 7,012 prisoners released by Myanmar junta are truly free

JURIST

Myanmar state broadcaster MRTV reported Wednesday that 7,012 prisoners, including political detainees, will be released by the military-controlled government of Myanmar in commemoration of the nation’s independence day.

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Cement-truck drivers went on strike. A lawsuit by their company may pave the way for restricting workers’ rights.

SCOTUSBlog

Share Striketober. Starbucks walkouts. Work stoppages at iconic companies like John Deere, The New York Times, and Kellogg’s. The number of labor disputes resulting in strikes and the attention paid to those strikes has increased over the past few years.

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Rutgers Student Sues University, Fraternity Over Hazing Injury

LegalReader

Student sues college, fraternity after he fractures his skull during a hazing incident.

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Study: Many Officers Are Exposed to Traumatic Events, Few Seek Support

The Crime Report

Police officers face an increased risk of exposure to traumatic events that could cause mental health challenges.

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10 Zen Ways to Manage Cash Flows with Contract Intelligence

When you have instant access to your contract data, making strategic decisions in tough times (and good times) becomes much easier. Cash flow management especially can be a top priority for finance, procurement, and other business leaders.

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Saudi Arabia human rights office signs UN human trafficking prevention agreement

JURIST

Saudi Arabia and the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Monday signed an agreement to build a legal and institutional framework to combat human trafficking crimes.

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Court will mull scope of attorney-client privilege when lawyers give both legal and nonlegal advice

SCOTUSBlog

Share A lawyer’s legal advice is privileged. A court cannot order the lawyer or the client to disclose it. But a lawyer’s nonlegal advice is not privileged. What happens when advice is partly legal and partly nonlegal and the two parts cannot be untangled?

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Who Gets the Pets in a Divorce?

LegalReader

In the event that spouses are not able to come to terms with their pet’s custody through amicable resolution, they may have to turn to the court. Lawsuits & Litigation children and divorce divorce and children divorce and finances divorce and mental health divorce and pets pets and divorce

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2023 Presents Reform Opportunities for Prosecutors Across the Nation

The Crime Report

Time and again, pundits and tough-on-crime forces have prematurely predicted the demise of the reform-minded prosecutor movement. But 2022 solidified that this is in fact a movement, not a moment, and these elected officials are poised to lead the way on justice reform in 2023.

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6 Best Practices to Maximize Value from Vendor Contracts

With uncertainty on the rise and margins and operating budgets stretched thin, there are a range of obstacles threatening to sap value from deals with vendors. Status quo vendor contract management costs businesses millions of dollars every year. Contract Intelligence can help businesses get more value from vendor contracts.

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President Biden signs bill mandating ‘just and reasonable’ phone rates for prisoners

JURIST

US President Joe Biden Thursday signed a bill reducing the cost of making calls from prisons into law.

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Five Things for Companies to Watch in 2023

Intelligize Blog

Last year at this time, we told you that companies should keep an eye out for developments in cryptocurrency regulation; corporate disclosure of environmental, social and governance issues; and COVID-19 pandemic-related human capital challenges. Here’s a rundown of five key areas to monitor in 2023.

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Suing the Department of Transportation for Motorcycle Accidents in Philadelphia

LegalReader

Potholes may also form the basis for personal injury lawsuits filed against the state government. Lawsuits & Litigation motorcycle accident attorney motorcycle accident lawyer motorcycle crash motorcycle safety Motorcycles

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Supreme Court Petitioned To Revisit Prone Restraint Death

The Crime Report

Last week, the family of a St. Louis, Missouri man who was killed in police custody filed a new petition with the Supreme Court. . Lombardo v. City of St.

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The Paralegal Coach's Playbook: Strategies for Launching a Successful Virtual Paralegal Business

Speaker: Amanda DeVincenzo, MPPA - Paralegal Business Empowerment Coach and Founder of DeVincenzo Consulting, LLC

Take the guesswork out of starting your own virtual paralegal business with proven strategies and support from an experienced paralegal business owner and business empowerment coach.