Technology has had a huge impact on the practice of law. practicePRO shows you how various legal technologies can help you practice more effectively, efficiently and profitably, and how they can expose you to malpractice dangers.
Technology Use Policies
Written policies that clearly establish guidelines and requirements governing the acceptable use of firm technology can help reduce cyber exposures and give staff clear direction on what they are permitted and not permitted to do with law firm technology resources. Use these resources and sample policies to create polices for your firm (These resources supplement the information in the Cybercrime and Law Firms issue of LAWPRO Magazine):
See these articles for information on technology related practice issues:
Through these practical tips columns from LAWPRO Magazine, practicePRO provides you with hands-on tips and direction on how you can use technology more effectively.
ABA Law Practice Magazine Tech Articles by Dan Pinnington
Slaw.ca is the Canadian legal blog that covers all aspects of the practice of law in Canada. On Tuesdays, Wednesday and Thursdays they present SlawTips: short and useful bits of advice that often focuses on legal technology.
Legal Technology Books
There are several books in our practicePRO Lending Library on various legal technologies and technology related issues. For a complete list click here
For more practical information on using technology see practicePRO Technology Breakfasts