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Social Media Subpoena Guide 2015 Edition


[11/09/2015 NOTE: I’m in the process of updating this Guide for 2016. I’m updating and expanding it to a full ebook on social media discovery / evidence. It should hopefully be the best one-stop shop for getting up-to-speed on social media discovery when I’m done. ...

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Judges Propose Changes To Warrant Requirements For TOR/Encryption


Last year at the Committee on Rules of Practice and Procedure of the Judicial Conference of the United States, Judges proposed changes to warrant requirements in the United States, specifically as it relates to concealment of online activity. a magistrate judge ...

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FYI – The ABA Says It Is Okay To Facestalk Jurors


Essentially, you can stalk jurors all you want, but you can’t contact them (and requesting access to view a private profile counts as contact). You can read an article about it from the ABA Journal here, and you can download ...

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Tell Me About FindLaw: Spam, Contracts, & Bullying

boo findlaw

Yesterday a legal start-up I had never heard of put up a rather interesting story. LawDeeDa aims to be a social network for lawyers (yes, another one). No comment on their name or business model, but what they shared was ...

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What Makes Lawyers Happy?

lawyer well being

Many law students and new lawyers are obsessed with things such as rank, grades, and law review. But (thanks to the Legal Skills Prof Blog) I recently came across an empirical research study on SSRN that shows that those things ...

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