Law Journal Newsletters

An ALM Website

LEGAL TECH NEWSLETTER

April 2013

Technology and Other People-Driven Endeavors

By Alan Feller

Social networking has become the primary means of sharing knowledge and information for increasing numbers of individuals and organizations. Traditionally, businesses and law firms especially have been more concerned with the potential risks of adopting social network models into their workflows than with the potential profit-impacting benefits on their organizations.

Log In

Subscribers: Log in below to read the full story

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website?

Subscribe

Click below to subscribe to
LEGAL TECH NEWSLETTER

Subscribe

Pay-Per-View

You can purchase this article for $20.00
Click below

Purchase Article

ARTICLES FROM RELATED NEWSLETTERS

ACCOUNTING and FINANCIAL PLANNING for LAW FIRMS

Future Proofing Your Back Office Operation For the Next Five to 10 Years

In this continued age of economic uncertainty and transition for law firms, the back office and support services functions have become an increased target of opportunity. Firms are thinking more strategically about how to reduce and recover back office costs, increase efficiency, and implement newer technologies, all while maintaining or increasing services to the end users.

e-COMMERCE LAW & STRATEGY

Collecting Social Security Numbers

In the first half of 2014, at least 96 significant data breaches were reported, compromising more than 2.2 million records. Of these breaches, at least 46 involved records that may have contained Social Security Numbers (SSNs). What the affected businesses may not know is that the mere collection of SSNs may have put them in violation of state laws, in addition to the liability they may now face for having failed to protect the SSN information.

e-COMMERCE LAW & STRATEGY

ABA Adopts Cybersecurity Policy

The American Bar Association adopted a policy on cybersecurity last month at the 2014 ABA Annual Meeting in Boston.