Category Archives: Tech Tips

It’s Who You Know: Can California’s trade secret law protect social media connections?

By Stephen Stanwood and Daniel Douglas, Chan Punzalan Businesses and entrepreneurs have spent much of the past decade building their social media presences. Companies now know that a strong social…

How to Plan, Design, & Build Websites That Wow – Lessons from the Legal Marketing Association

  Prior to 1977, lawyers could not advertise their services or their prices; instead, it was expected that people would find lawyers through referrals or word-of-mouth. That all changed when…

LawYaw Joins BASF Member Benefit Lineup

The Bar Association of San Francisco would like to welcome its newest member benefits partner – Lawyaw. Lawyaw is an easy to use cloud-based document automation platform built for attorneys…

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The Value of Mobile Device Forensic Examination During an Investigation

As a Human Resource professional, you are often brought in to situations where an investigation is required. This article discusses one aspect of the investigation that is often overlooked –…

LinkedIn Endorsements: Potential Legal Ethics Problem?

  If you are an active LinkedIn user, there’s a good chance that you have received an endorsement by someone without personal knowledge of whether you have the claimed skill….

The Unintended Consequences of the Internet of Things

Refrigerators that automatically help you prepare your shopping list. Thermostats that adjust the temperature to your liking when they detect you are heading home on your commute. A device on…

Cost-Effective Trial Tools

On March 24, 2015, I sat in the back of Judge Harold Kahn’s crowded courtroom in San Francisco Superior Court. The parties in the Ellen Pao v. Kleiner Perkins sex…

The Benefits of a Paper-Free Office

Making your law office paper-free, or to be honest, 90% paper-free, is a great goal. I will begin by saying that I have previously read articles along this vein and…

Tech Tips, Part III: Experts Share Best Note-Taking Apps and Tactics

This article originally appeared in Attorney At Work on March 27, 2015: www.attorneyatwork.com/tech-tips-note-taking-digital-dictation-apps. An excerpt of the article (Part III) has been reposted here with permission. Read Part I and Part II. Nora…