From the monthly archives:

January 2010

TweetNext week LegalTech, one of the most exciting, awaited for conferences, is going to kick off in NY as Mike Mintz shared with you in the post from yesterday. I really enjoyed attending last year’s LegalTech and am eagerly waiting for it this year as well, and if you are planning to attend as well, […]

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TweetWhile we have all read the headlines about the devastating earthquake in Haiti, it can often be hard to put a human face on the disaster. Even in the legal community, there are law firms and their staff that have been heavily impacted. LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell has nine law firms in Haiti as our customers. We […]

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TweetWe are getting pretty excited about Legal Tech next week.  I am flying in from Jerusalem, Israel next Sunday night to join my teammates for three days of networking, knowledge sharing, and some exciting LexisNexis events at the conference.  Here are some of the things we have going on. Join the Legal Tech New York […]

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TweetThe proliferation of social media as a vital tool in business and personal communication presents many ethical traps for lawyers and their clients.  As we asked in our event preview post: Do conflicts of interest dictate who makes your friend-list? How much can you discuss your current business without violating confidentiality? Can posts on social […]

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TweetWeek 3 of our 2010 Get Connected for a Cause Campaign, has continued to be a success.  This week we had  over 65 new corporate counsel members join.  We donate money to the Smile Train for every new corporate counsel member who joins Connected until January 31, 2010, and for every connection made by or […]

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TweetJust what do in-house Counsel want? What drives their hiring decisions when choosing a law firm? When do they choose a local law firm versus a global firm? How do they prefer to be marketed to? These are other important questions will be answered by Martindale-Hubbell Connected during a FREE webinar entitled What in House […]

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TweetAt the end of last year we have released a new feature to Martindale Hubbell Connected’s ‘People You May Know’ section: the ability to add connections based on membership in mutual Connected groups (you need to be a Connected member to see this page). ‘People You May Know’ area in Connected allows you to connect […]

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TweetOver 75 new corporate counsel members joined last week.  This is great progress for our Get Connected for a Cause Campaign, which raises money for every new corporate counsel member who joins Connected until January 31, 2010.  With two weeks to go let’s see if we can triple these numbers! Here’s an explanation of what […]

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Tweet Next week we start our Martindale-Hubbell Connected event, Navigating the Ethical Pitfalls of Social Media.  As lawyers start to integrate new tools into their work flow ethical considerations arise: Do conflicts of interest dictate who makes your friend-list? How much can you discuss your current business without violating confidentiality? Can posts on social media […]

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TweetI emailed Bob Ambrogi early in the day to discuss Future Tweet, our discussion on Twitter about the Future of the Legal Industry questions we had developed.  Usually the optimist, I told him, “I’m not expecting a big turnout.”   We didn’t really advertise or market this, a blog post by me and one by Bob […]

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