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Five tips for running an effective electronic discovery

By Kim Neeson . Displaying documents on shared screens can be easy, but here are some considerations to take into account prior to commencing your next eDiscovery. Read more

Future-proofing firms through smart technology adoption

With so many pressures developing in the practice of law, technology and the efficiencies it offers may well help lessen some of them, says Korbitec Inc. president Alan Bass. Read more

DivorceMate software a tool, not a replacement for legal advice

DivorceMate Software Inc. offers a suite of tools to assist family lawyers, including its Precedents One product, which assists lawyers in the creation of domestic contracts, says company president Michael Perlman. Read more

Coach helps lawyers remove their ‘warrior masks’

After helping several colleagues get “unstuck” with their legal careers, Toronto lawyer Michael Bury decided to turn his skills into a new business, he tells AdvocateDaily.com. Read more

U.S. Tax IQ webinar on state, local cross-border tax implications

U.S. tax accountant Brandon Vucen will share his insights on state and local taxes in a cross-border environment during an upcoming Webinar. Read more

Fall is back to school time for lawyers: TLA offers CPD

It’s back to school time for lawyers who want to head into the classroom for some of the Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA) education sessions to help meet their Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) Continuing Professional Development requirements, says TLA executive director Joan Rataic-Lang. Read more

Bury's coaching practice helps lawyers move careers forward

Through the years, friends and colleagues frequently brought their personal problems and professional challenges to Toronto lawyer Michael Bury , seeking his advice. Read more

CCLA & FOLA launches online will registry project

The County of Carleton Law Association (CCLA), with support from The Federation of Ontario Law Associations (FOLA) , has launched a new project called Willcheck.ca that allows lawyers to register information for free about their clients’ wills, says FOLA’s chair Jaye Hooper. Read more

MSC relies on same calculator used by family law professionals

Approximately six years ago, DivorceMate Software Inc. , which is available only to family law professionals, created a sister company, MySupportCalculator.ca (MSC) for use by the general public. Read more

Ryerson’s Law Practice Program boasts perfect placement record

Ryerson’s Law Practice Program (LPP), now in its fourth year, has a 100-per-cent placement rate securing four-month work placement opportunities for law school graduates. Read more

Growing number of companies hiring MKD to probe LTD claims

An increasing number of companies and government organizations are hiring MKD to investigate the validity of employee claims of long-term disability, says Jim Downs , founding partner and managing director of MKD International Inc. Read more

Providing regular feedback can boost a firm's workflow, morale

When senior members of a law firm provide regular feedback and performance results to its lawyers it can improve workflow and profitability while building a positive workplace, says Toronto legal management consultant Mark Dormer. Read more

Interest rate increase a prompt to review finances: Easy Legal

The Bank of Canada’s decision to raise its key interest rate should be a call to action for Canadians to review their finances, says Easy Legal Finance Inc. president and CEO Larry Herscu. Read more

Paradise lost: underutilizing tech is a competitive disadvantage

The legal profession has been known to lag behind other industries when it comes to adopting technology, and even those firms that have invested in digital solutions are missing out on many of its benefits, says Korbitec Inc. president Alan Bass . Read more

Hiring superstar lawyers part 1: Talent spotting

In Part 1 of our mini-series on best hiring practices for growing law firms, Toronto legal public relations and business development expert Jana Schilder explores how managing partners can use their networks to find the top candidates when the time comes to expand. Read more