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8 Strategies for Climbing the Law Firm Leadership Ladder

The Estrin Report

Last night, I plumb ran out of sleep. Here I was, snoozing away, not particularly dreaming about anything, when I woke right up. I found myself worrying about a legal professional who had come to me to find ways to get promoted in her firm. . I went over our conversation.

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For Women In The Legal Profession, It’s Enough With Too Little, Too Late

Above The Law

It's often too little, too late for many women lawyers -- who through grit, determination, perseverance, and willingness to challenge authority -- to receive the recognition they deserve.

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2022 Gift Guide For Lawyers

InHouseBlog

It’s that time of year again, and being that we are lawyers or at the very least surrounded by them (sometimes virtually!) we must turn our attention to gift giving.

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That's Refreshing: When Did You Last Revise Your Law Firm Templates?

NCBA Law Practice Management Blog

It’s hard enough running a law firm, without having to schedule time and effort to revise the templates you use in your law practice. So, most lawyers don’t take the time to do it at all. Or, they only update their templates when there has been a major statutory change.

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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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Music Mondays – Dua Lipa Faces 2 Copyright Infringement Lawsuits Over Hit Song “Levitating”

The Hollywood Lawyer

Dua Lipa and Sony Music Publishing face two copyright infringement complaints over her massive hit “Levitating.” Reggae band Artikal Sound System sued Dua Lipa and her fellow “Levitating” songwriters over copyright infringement.

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Form Builders: Create Online Client Intake Forms for Your Law Firm

Attorney at Work

This process has increased the number of intake forms our firm has received, and the information we get is much more helpful. The post Form Builders: Create Online Client Intake Forms for Your Law Firm appeared first on Attorney at Work. Law Firm Website Legal Intake Tech Tips

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Reminder To Laid-Off Biglaw Associates: You’re Just A Product

Above The Law

And that just might work in your favor. The post Reminder To Laid-Off Biglaw Associates: You’re Just A Product appeared first on Above the Law. Biglaw Layoffs Stealth Layoffs

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You CAN Handle the Truth: Top 5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Entering Law School

LegalReader

It is also completely normal to experience anxiety, stress, and other mental health issues during law school. Positive News law school debt law school outlines law school personal statement law students succeeding in law school

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A Mechanical Keyboard Designed for Lawyers

LawSites

For many writers, programmers, and gamers, there is no substitute for a mechanical keyboard. With mechanical switches under each key, mechanical keyboards are more tactile and durable than other laptop and desktop keyboards, which can translate to a more enjoyable typing experience.

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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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How To Lose a Paralegal Job In 10 Days

Paralegal Bootcamp

Have you ever had one of those weekends where you just want to watch entertaining TV? No news, no documentaries, no dramas, just entertain me. Well, I did that one weekend, and it was the movie How to Lose a Guy in 10 days. It’s just a funny, romantic comedy.

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EU members and agencies accused of ‘atrocious crimes’ against Libyan refugees

JURIST

The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) Wednesday filed a criminal complaint with the International Criminal Court (ICC) for the “atrocious crimes” of detaining and intercepting Libyan refugees and returning refugees to Libya.

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Rikers Officer Fired 7 Years After Purported Sexual Misconduct And Coercion

The Crime Report

A four-month-long relationship in 2015 between a New York DOC corrections officer and an incarcerated woman at the Rose M. Singer Center on Rikers Island has just led to the firing of the officer, Leonard McNeill.

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Former aide to Andrew Cuomo wants court to narrow scope of federal bribery law

SCOTUSBlog

Share The Supreme Court will hear oral argument on Monday in the latest in a series of cases involving the reach of federal public-corruption laws. The question before the justices in Percoco v.

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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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How Long Is a Paragraph?

Attorney at Work

Get to the Point | Short paragraphs produce more readable documents. The post How Long Is a Paragraph? appeared first on Attorney at Work. Communicating Communications Skills Get to the Point Grammar Legal Writing You At Work

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EU dispatch: ICC legal defence staff launching historic strike over labour rights, pay disparity

JURIST

Law students from the European Union are reporting for JURIST on law-related events in and affecting the European Union and its member states. Ciara Dinneny is a trainee with the Law Society of Ireland. She files this dispatch from Dublin. .

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Policing Pregnancy: Wisconsin’s ‘Fetal Protection’ Law Forces Women Into Treatment or Jail

The Crime Report

Tamara Loertscher arrived at the Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, Wisconsin on Aug. 1, 2014 despondent. The 29-year-old had suffered depression all her life, but in recent months, her mental health grew especially desperate.

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Justices worry that broad reading of federal bribery law could sweep in lobbyists

SCOTUSBlog

Share The Supreme Court appears poised to reverse the conviction of a powerful New York political aide who took money in exchange for helping to facilitate a real estate development.

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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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COVID-19 Fears Wane, But Corporations Fret Over Stability

Intelligize Blog

An Intelligize analysis of corporate disclosures has found that while concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic have leveled off, worries over the stability of their workforces and operations are mounting at publicly traded companies.

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Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones files for bankruptcy after Sandy Hook verdicts

JURIST

InfoWars and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protections in the Southern District of Texas on Friday. Jones, who has been described as “the most prolific conspiracy theorist in contemporary America” was ordered to pay over $1.4

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Criminal Justice and Supportive Services Nonprofits To Consider On GivingTuesday

The Crime Report

Today is GivingTuesday , an annual campaign encouraging “radical generosity” to charitable causes around the world. . Here’s a brief list of some varied organizations in and around the criminal and legal space providing services and working on community initiatives to consider: .

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Jackson issues dissent in Missouri death-penalty case a day after majority allowed execution to proceed

SCOTUSBlog

Share One day after the Supreme Court refused to block the execution of Missouri inmate Kevin Johnson, Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson released an opinion , joined by Justice Sonia Sotomayor, explaining the pair’s dissent from Tuesday’s ruling.

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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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Everything You Need to Know About Bus Accidents and Seeking Legal Help

LegalReader

When a bus crashes with any other vehicle or object, there's a high chance for severe injuries. News & Politics bus accident attorneys bus accident claims bus accident compensation bus accident lawyers fatal bus accident

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Afghanistan dispatch: Taliban publish first legislative decree in official gazette

JURIST

Law students and lawyers in Afghanistan are filing reports with JURIST on the situation there after the Taliban takeover.

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Feds Charge 21 People for Roles in Crypto Money Laundering

The Crime Report

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Texas announced charges for 21 individuals for their roles in transnational money laundering networks on Wednesday.

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Colorado web designer’s First Amendment challenge will test the scope of state anti-discrimination laws

SCOTUSBlog

Share The Supreme Court on Monday will revisit a long-simmering tension between legal protections for LGBTQ people and the rights of business owners who oppose same-sex marriage. The case, 303 Creative v.

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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.