Skip to main content

Home/ law 2.0/ Group items tagged Lawyers

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Agha Ali

No Worries - 0 views

  •  
    There are many such victims suffering from injuries and losses who do not go for accident claims and the reason for it probably is that they do not have enough
Agha Ali

Wrongful Deaths - 0 views

  •  
    Personal injury claims are a way through which the victims of inflicted pains, sufferings and losses as a result of some accident that occurs due to another......
mazyar hedayat

'Software as a Service' (SaaS) Arrives (ABA's Law Technology Today) - 1 views

  • Litigation 'Software as a Service' (SaaS) Arrives

    Should your firm consider using a SaaS litigation support application? Gene Albert discusses the benefits to small and medium-sized firms, and what firms should expect.

    New approach Offers Ease-of-Use, Low Cost and Less Onerous IT Demands

    Software as a service, or 'SaaS', refers to web-native software that the service provider both develops and supports. Customers do not buy the software but rather pay to use it, often on a monthly basis.  SaaS applications have become popular in a number of industries because of its ability to provide robust functionality while not requiring from the user an upfront investment for hardware or software, or ongoing support.

    While the SaaS acronym is new, the idea is not.  Lexis and Westlaw pioneered the online delivery of legal research in the 1980s.  What is new about SaaS is how it's done, with new applications designed from the ground up to work over the internet. Both established and new companies have begun offering litigation SaaS applications and promise law firms the ability to manage their litigation matters anywhere from a web browser.

    This article will discuss why firms might want to consider using a SaaS litigation support application, benefits of the SaaS approach for small and medium-sized firms, and what a firm should expect from a SaaS provider.

  •  
    Written by Gene Albert of LexBe .. friend and former advertiser on the pm blog
mazyar hedayat

Legal Careers Lose Their Allure, Drop to Dentistry Status | ABA Journal - Law News Now - 0 views

  • Legal Careers Lose Their Allure, Drop to Dentistry Status

    Posted Jan 7, 2008, 05:52 am CST
    By Debra Cassens Weiss

    College grads who want wealth and social status are passing up law and medicine for careers in investment banking.

    A career at a hedge fund or private equity firm can offer financial rewards that outpace earnings at even the biggest law firms. Partners at the nation’s largest 100 firms made an average of $1.2 million in 2006, but many senior investment bankers will take home an average of $2.25 million to $2.75 million in bonuses and salaries, the New York Times reports.

    But even more important than money are the glamour, control and quick path to financial rewards in investment banking, according to the article.

    Lawyers no longer enjoy the prestige they once held, and the quest for billable hours has taken away the notion of law as a noble profession. Doctors and lawyers “have slipped a notch in social status, drifting toward the safe-and-staid realm of dentists and accountants,” the story reports.

    The change is reflected in the number of students applying to law schools. The number of applicants dropped 5.2 percent in 2005 from the year before, and another 6.7 percent in 2006, when 83,500 applied to law schools.

mazyar hedayat

Wil In-House Counsel Lead the Way to Law 2.0? - 102 views

Will in-house counsel be the first group of lawyers to adopt tools such as blogs, wikis, and social networks? Some have argued that forward thinking groups like IP attorneys have already blazed the...

2.0 counsel in-house law lawyers web

started by mazyar hedayat on 18 Nov 07 no follow-up yet
mazyar hedayat

Welcome to docstoc Beta - 0 views

  •  
    www.killdo.de.gg Most quality online stores. Know whether you are a trusted online retailer in the world. Whatever we can buy very good quality. and do not hesitate. Everything is very high quality. Including clothes, accessories, bags, cups. Highly recommended. This is one of the trusted online store in the world. View now www.retrostyler.com
1 - 8 of 8
Showing 20 items per page