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2021
October
06,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
By Jeffrey Schoenberger, senior consultant at Affinity Consulting Group LLCFor business development and correspondence, we know that handwritten notes and letters make the best impression. I received 18 handwritten postcards in the mail last year fro...
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September
29,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
By Niki Black, MyCaseThe American Bar Association recently released its 2021 Profile of the Profession, which compiles data the ABA collected from several surveys, most of which were conducted in 2020-2021. The report includes valuable information re...
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September
15,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
By PracticePantherThe number of potential clients searching for legal services exclusively online continues to increase. In 2018 72 percent of respondents to Thomson Reuters’ U.S. Consumer Legal Needs Survey said they consulted offline sources; this ...
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August
25,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
By Jeffrey Schoenberger and Michelle Willete, Affinity Consulting Many would argue video conferencing shone the brightest over the last year in terms of legal technologies, allowing lawyers to hold client meetings, make court appearances, and even at...
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August
11,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
By Jeffrey Schoenberger, Affinity Consulting For solo lawyers or solo law firms with small support staffs, the “big boys” of legal document management systems, like NetDocuments, Worldox, or iManage, are overkill for your needs and possibly cost-proh...
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July
14,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
By: Paul Unger and Jeffrey SchoenbergerThe COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the importance of mobility and the ability to work from anywhere. Before the pandemic, when we presented on "mobile lawyering" topics, we would spend 20% of the presentation pre...
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June
16,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
By Niki Black, MyCase Lawyers have an ethical obligation to preserve client confidentiality. For that reason, the need to protect client information has always been a top priority for lawyers. This means that when lawyers and their staff work remotel...
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June
02,
2021
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
By Amy Mann, LawPay People are used to the convenience of electronic payments and online bills. Many studies show most people expect businesses, including retail and service providers, to offer a wide variety of electronic payment options. If your pr...
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April
06,
2021
| 17:16 PM America/Chicago
Mother Nature is an equal opportunity disruptor. ...
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March
24,
2021
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
By Jeffrey Schoenberger The lawyers I know like to read and write. The profession attracts folks who like researching and writing, hence the outsized number of humanities majors in our ranks. One of my favorite quotes is the apocryphal Mark Twain quo...
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March
19,
2021
| 12:22 PM America/Chicago
On April 1, 2021, the temporary authorization to use Zoom for court proceedings will expire.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, on March 23, 2020, the Missouri Court Automation Committee approved the temporary use of Zoom for court proceedings open to th...
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February
09,
2021
| 13:28 PM America/Chicago
By Jeffrey Schoenberger, Affinity Consulting Have you tried to compare products or services slightly off the beaten consumer path? Or well-known products for a non-marquee feature? Despite that product’s market being worth tens to hundreds of million...
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February
03,
2021
| 14:15 PM America/Chicago
So easy, even a caveman lawyer can do it. ...
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2020
February
17,
2020
| 09:16 AM America/Chicago
Implementing and using technology devices and systems in your law practice can be both exciting and daunting. How do you select a device such as a phone, laptop, computer, or other hardware? How do you select a piece of software, case management syst...
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2019
December
27,
2019
| 12:20 PM America/Chicago
For the past 60 years, Missouri lawyers have learned the same statutory requirements for the creation of a valid last will and testament in Missouri: (1) it must be in writing; (2) it must be signed by the testator or someone at her direction and in ...
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2018
January
19,
2018
| 12:04 PM America/Chicago
Robert D. Lang1 and Lenore E. Benessere2Nearly 100 years ago, when Judge Cardozo famously commented, “law never is, but is always about to be,”3 he could not have anticipated the concept of “virtual assistants” like Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s Siri, Goog...
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2016
May
19,
2016
| 09:44 AM America/Chicago
Joel Henry and Michael Pasque1“The fact is, we’re looking for a very small number of very evil needles in a very large haystack ...”Charles Clarke, member of British Parliament, and Home Secretary (2004 – 2006) The practice of law continues to change...
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