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Business Focus on Connections & Information Ignores . . . Lawyers

Posted in Market Trends, Technology (including Green Buildings)

As I look around the business landscape, much of the focus of company growth seems to center on leveraging the internet for greater connections (with their trading partners) and for more information (“big data”). It’s a party. My perspective is that lawyers soon will be invited to participate in the party. But right now –… Continue Reading

Practical Technology: Office Layout & Desktop Designed for Collaboration

Posted in Technology (including Green Buildings)

Smart uses of technology in our work go beyond mastering the most essential software, or using the coolest hardware.  Smart use of technology includes an “old school” focus on one benefit of technology that is grounded in a thoughtful layout of your office and of your desktop: collaboration. Here are some observations on how I foster collaboration… Continue Reading

MBA Servicing & Technology Conference: New Uses of Technology – Outside Counsel As A Source For Legal Data And As A Free 24/7 Training Resource

Posted in Good Times for Lenders, Market Trends, Technology (including Green Buildings)

(Blogging from or about the MBA Servicing & Technology Conference . . . .) (Day One blog) (Day Two blog) On the first day of the conference, I had the pleasure of being on a panel with Bill Frazer (CBRE Capital Markets), Steven Bean (Situs Realty Services, Inc) and Catherine Rodewald (Prudential Mortgage Capital Company).  Each is a leader… Continue Reading

Technology: When and How Will Tech Tools (Finally) Help?

Posted in Market Trends, Technology (including Green Buildings)

Earlier this month, the Corporate Executive Board announced (Bloomberg story) that it will collaborate with Legal OnRamp in an initiative to bring new resources to law department members of the General Counsel Roundtable (which is a program of the Corporate Executive Board).  The goal of the initiative is to enable in-house counsel to network and… Continue Reading