How To Lawblog: Establish Trust Through Honesty

How To Lawblog: Establish Trust Through Honesty

At this point almost everyone knows what a blog is – even technophobic, resistant-to-change lawyers. People blog about everything – their neighborhood, recipes, sports, science, and more. And while it took lawyers a bit longer than most, (a few) lawyers...
Review: Altman Weil 2016 Law Firms in Transition

Review: Altman Weil 2016 Law Firms in Transition

For the eighth year in a row, Altman Weil has released their latest Law Firms in Transition Survey. Conducted in March and April 2016, the Law Firms in Transition Survey polled Managing partner and Chairs at 800 US law firms with 50 or more lawyers. Completed surveys...
Who Will Disrupt The Disruptors – Part 4

Who Will Disrupt The Disruptors – Part 4

(Note: this is Part 4 of a series regarding Stanford CodeX Future Law 2016 Conference. Part 1. Part 2. Part 3.) The final hot issue (so hot) at the conference was the future of artificial intelligence (A.I.) in law. Will A.I. replace tasks done by lawyers? Will A.I....
Who Will Disrupt The Disruptors? Part 3

Who Will Disrupt The Disruptors? Part 3

(Note: this is Part 3 of a series regarding Stanford CodeX Future Law 2016 Conference. Part 1. Part 2.) “So tell us what’s the difference between ‘naked’ and ‘nekkid,'” she said. “It’s quite simple really,” I...
Who Will Disrupt The Disruptors? Part 2

Who Will Disrupt The Disruptors? Part 2

(Note: this is Part 2 of a series regarding Stanford CodeX Future Law 2016 Conference. Part 1 is here.) We were sitting around, chatting late into the evening when sensory deprivation restaurants came up. I had heard of the concept, but never been to one. Josh Lenon...