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TweetI’m a child of the 1980s. I grew up with Atari, ALF, Mr. T and The Smurfs. Then there was the music. Amidst the launch of MTV, the 80s produced some memorable (or is it hard to forget?) music. My favorite song from this decade is a-ha’s “Take on Me.” No doubt, you know the […]

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TweetWhether you’re celebrating Passover or getting ready for Easter, I hope you had a fantastic week. We here at martindale.com Connected had a lawcastic week ourselves. Yes, I said lawcastic. How could I not considering the great multimedia content we posted to our community this week, namely the two latest editions of our martindale.com Connected […]

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TweetAs we all know, corporate law departments have a duty to preserve evidence when they are notified the company is being sued or when there is a reasonable chance the company is going to be sued. What follows is the important and detailed process of issuing a litigation or legal hold.  This week, during our […]

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TweetWhen a man’s an empty kettle he should be on his mettle, And yet I’m torn apart. Just because I’m presumin’ that I could be kind-a-human, If I only had heart. Tin Man, The Wizard of Oz (musical) As Dorothy, Toto, and the Scarecrow bound through the forest on their way to meet the Wizard, […]

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TweetWhat do you think of when you see the number 23? My first thoughts are Michael Jordan, that wacky Jim Carrey movie The Number 23, and my birthday (September 23rd). Here’s a new thought for all of us: download this free mindmap in Martindale.com Connected, which presents a visual guide to 23-free employment law resources […]

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TweetI recently told you martindale.com Connected boasts nearly 13,000 blogs. Well, here’s another number for you to mull over. As I write this post, our community also features nearly 900 groups. Some of my favorites include the Thought Leadership for Lawyers Group, the Corporate Lawyer Network Group, the Intellectual Property Group, and the Emerging Issues […]

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TweetRainmakers get all the glory. They bring in big money for the firm, seem to always be closing a new client, and appear to never rest. They are a major investment for any law firm; the heroes, the demigods in bow ties (and when you’re a rainmaker, you can get away with wearing a bow […]

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TweetAs any of our nearly 44,000 members will tell you, one of the best features found inside martindale.com Connected is the embarrassment of riches the community offers when it concerns accessing the knowledge, insight and expertise of our members. In fact, as I write this post, Connected members have contributed nearly 13,000 blog posts to […]

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TweetMy mother-in-law is South African. She’s got this great story from when my wife and her brother were little kids. They went to a diner in New Jersey, she asked the waitress for “serviettes,” and received a blanks stare back. Her son then chimed in and said, “she means napkins, and don’t mind her, she’s an […]

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TweetAround the world, many commercial law firms face similar diversity challenges – few ethnic minority students even apply to work for them, while women lawyers are grossly under-represented at partnership level. But one leading UK law firm, Wragge & Co, is determined to enhance the diversity of its workforce, and has set about re-engineering its […]

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