Have you been exposed?

If you use the internet you and your information will eventually be part of one or more data breaches. Recently, the FBI has turned to Have I Been Pwned to alert victims of a data breach that their information has been exposed. Not surprisingly I found that my personal email address had been exposed in... Continue Reading →

Don’t wanna Zoom?

We've all been using video-conferencing more than we had ever dreamt we would, or might, right? While Microsoft Teams and Zoom appear to have been the predominant choices of 2020 and continuing into 2021, they aren't the only choices. This guide to some of the features offered by Webex, including end-to-end encryption, may make this... Continue Reading →

Privacy tips

Do you remember when your information was yours to share or not share? Those days are gone, my friends. But there are ways in which you may protect yourself - at least to some extent. Check out this article from our North Carolina Bar Association colleague, Catherine Sanders Reach, for explanations and suggestions.

Password Managers

We are not alone in encouraging lawyers (and non-lawyers for that matter) to use a password manager. There are many available, and like most technology, each is slightly different. Here's some guidance on features to look for and use, and some tips as well. Are we recommending one over the other? No. The software you'll... Continue Reading →

Attend ABA TECHSHOW 2021

It's almost here. ABA TECHSHOW, March 8 - 12, 2021. The annual gathering of lawyers, technologists, IT folks, educators, vendors and more to hear from the best of the best about all things legal technology and practice management. Of course, it'll be no surprise that it's virtual this year - for the first time ever.... Continue Reading →

Wanna lose the “COVID 15?”

No, we aren't talking about the coronavirus, although wouldn't that be a treat? To just be able to "lose" it and forget it. It's no secret, so we may as well admit it . . . unless you are very dedicated and very disciplined, chances are that you've let your normal eating habits slide -... Continue Reading →

To VPN or not to VPN

Most of us have been working remotely full-time, or at least part-time since March 2020. In that time we've learned a lot about remote working and how our technology works or does not work. In the rush to shelter in place and work from home, particularly for those who were not already lawyering in a... Continue Reading →

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