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Reading Deposition Transcripts on Tablets (part 2)

In our last post on reading transcripts on tablets, we suggested apps that help legal professionals review, annotate and share deposition transcripts on the go.  In this article, we highlight more apps that help you review transcripts on mobile devices and can be used during the entire deposition process. The Deponent App: This app for [...]

Reading Deposition Transcripts on Tablets

If you are involved in litigation or you interact with witnesses, then it is more than likely that you are familiar with depositions and transcripts. You are also acutely aware of all of the legal pads, sticky notes and highlighted text passages that accompany transcript review, that is until now. Depositions have become so routine [...]

docTrackr Makes it Easy to Encrypt and Send Documents

A lawyer’s utmost responsibility is maintaining client confidentiality (also referred to as attorney-client privilege). In the American Bar Association’s Model Rules of Professional Conduct, Rule 1.6 says that lawyers “must not reveal information relating to the representation.” For this reason, attorneys are always seeking new ways to ensure that confidential information remains secure. T...

Are Tablets Becoming the New Normal in the Legal Industry?

Legal professionals once carried heavy loads of printed documents. Now iPads and other tablets allow them to consolidate statutes, briefs, and exhibits in one place.  Loads are lighter, efficiency is maximized, and trees are saved. However, reservations still exist. Drawbacks to Tablets New technology is always subject to resistance and criticism. There are also potential ethical [...]

Put the ABA TECHSHOW on your 2014 Calendar

In its 28th year, the ABA Techshow will be held Thursday, March 27, 2014, through Saturday, March 29, 2014, at the Chicago Hilton. Attendees will learn about the most useful, current technologies available to lawyers. Save the date to learn and network with legal technology experts from across the country at the 2014 American Bar Association Techshow. The Techshow [...]

Evernote for Paralegals

Evernote is a cloud-based storage system that resembles a conglomeration of a word processor, a checklist app, a photo album, a web clipper and a voice memo app that can be used by anyone for virtually any industry. If you missed our article about the app’s basic features, check it out here. There are so [...]

Email Signatures

Today professionals communicate via email more than any other method. That makes your email signature vitally important to your personal and professional identity. Clients and customers will see your signature more than your face and will read it more than they hear your voice, so make sure that it gives off the right impression. Email [...]

Tech Tuesday: iPhone 5s and 5c

It has been all the buzz for the past few days. Since Apple released its new mobile devices on September 20, Mac devotees and techies everywhere have flooded the internet and airwaves with their opinions of the new iPhone 5S and 5C. Studies estimate that there will be over 300 million iPhone users by the [...]

Website Design Tips

These days, having a well-designed website for your business is a must. An attractive, clear, targeted website can make the difference between your success and failure. Just as you designed your business with your goals and ideals in mind, your website should also reflect your design sensibilities. A unique feature or theme can make an [...]