A new batch of Texas lawyers was sworn in this past November, and I realized that now would be a good time to share some pointers and direct my fellow colleagues to three key websites in the real estate law field.
Succession planning isn’t for everyone. If your law firm doesn’t have interest in long-term, multi-generational, viability (never mind the whole idea of legacy, which seems increasingly out of vogue) then this post isn’t really for you.
In late December, a divided California Supreme Court ruled that legal-fee bills in closed cases aren’t necessarily covered by attorney-client privilege.
Recent case law re-iterates the requirements for the admissibility of extrinsic evidence to determine the intention of the deceased where there is ambiguity in a will.
The legal profession will continue to undergo unprecedented structural and technological changes. Thus, there will be a growing demand for lawyers with the skills and ability to harness technology in the practice of law.
Will the New Tax Regime for the Capital Gains Arising from Sale of Russian Property Be Actually Postponed Under the DTT with Cyprus?
On December 29, 2016 the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Cyprus on its official website issued an announcement that an agreement has been reached between the Russian and Cypriot authorities
Many legal tech companies bemoan the difficulties of selling technology to law firms when law firms are so far behind the times. In reality, it’s the legal technology companies which make it tough on themselves by using outdated marketing, sales and business development methods.
I’m off to the windy city tomorrow to meet with some fellow Legal Marketing Association members for the Your Honor Awards judging weekend!
Recently, I participated in a program which included a panel of three in-house lawyers. They shared many valuable things to the lawyers who attended.
The new year heralds a new start. Many lawyers who struggle with an addiction — alcohol, drugs, gambling, food, sex — use the occasion to resolve to quit their harmful behavior, and there is a nationwide network of confidential bar organizations that can help.