• From Your Editor: Happy New Year, 2018!

    January 01, 2018 |

    Editor-in-Chief Kimberly Rice shares some thoughts on the direction of legal services in the U.S., and the role as strategically-minded legal marketing executives who strive to help shape the success of their lawyer clients to think outside their comfort zones of hourly billing and high compensation packages.

  • Top Cybersecurity Takeaways from Relativity Fest 2017

    January 01, 2018 |

    Cybersecurity is a hydra of complexity. Keeping a grasp on it requires constant re-education. What no one tells you: managing your company's cyber vulnerability demands a willingness for personal vulnerability. Being honest about our cyber risks is painful. And scary.

  • Regulators are Catching Up to Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Technology within the Financial Services Industry

    January 01, 2018 |

    Part Two of a Two-Part Article

    The proliferation of cryptocurrency and blockchain is being driven by the efficiencies and protections afforded to early adopters. The operational efficiencies and resulting cost savings are readily apparent in the financial services industry and are equally coveted by the entities trying to implement them and by the customers who will benefit from the implementation. However, neither party can fully enjoy these benefits without first understanding and overcoming the various regulatory hurdles.

  • The Uber Breach and the Need for an Independent Privacy Function

    January 01, 2018 |

    Uber has incurred significant legal and reputational exposure as a result of the way that the company handled the breach. In the coming months, there will be a great deal of information and regulatory and judicial action that will act as guidance, or more precisely, a checklist of what-not-to-do, for companies that suffer a data breach.

  • IP News

    January 01, 2018 |

    Federal Circuit Affirms Finding That Rembrandt's Patent Is Not Infringed by Apple's Accused Products
    District Court Transfers Case after Federal Circuit Ordered It to Reconsider Party's Venue Objections In Light of TC Heartland

  • How to Avoid the Pitfalls of a Bad Sexual Harassment Policy

    January 01, 2018 |

    How can companies make sure they have sexual harassment policies in place to protect interests and employees? The authors talked to several attorneys about common pitfalls and the lay of the land in the corporate environment right now. Here are highlights from those conversations.

  • How Blockchain Technology Can Drive the Legal Industry Forward

    January 01, 2018 |

    A new legal structure that bestows and monitors trust must be employed. Is decentralization of traditional, gigantic central bank repositories of data the answer? Is blockchain technology the new path that the legal industry should take to sustain in the digital age? Let us consider the most significant implications of decentralized technologies to the legal industry.