Law Practice Management

The Tennessee Bar Association has a variety of resources and practical information on law office management issues available to help members better serve clients and practice more efficiently and effectively.

Below you will find the Practice Management Advisor Pipes Feed, brought to you by the Law Office Technology & Management Section of the Tennessee Bar Association. "PMA Pipes" is an RSS newsfeed that was designed by the ABA's Legal Technology Resource Center. It combines posts from the blogs of Practice Management Advisors from across the United States, as well as the ABA's Site-tation blog, into one convenient location. The blogs brought to you by this feed include: Law Practice Matters, Reid My Blog, Law Practice Tips, Law Practice Advisor, The Last Word, Thoughtful Legal Management, and Compujurist, among others.

Practice Management Advisor Pipes Feed

[Oregon Law Practice Management] A Look at the Year Past – Tips You May Have Missed
Thank you readers!  I hope this has been a great year for you.  In case you missed a tip or two, here is a list of 2013 blog posts for your perusal: January The Ethics of ACH Payments for Law Firms … Continue reading →
[Law Practice Tips Blog] Technolawyer NewsWire Top 25 Products of 2013
TechnoLawyer has released its Top 25 Products of 2013 Awards. They have an interesting selection method. The TL NewsWire that features new product releases contains links back to the original products web pages. So the most clicks counts as the...
[Avoid a Claim] Protecting Yourself from Cybercrime Dangers: Be Safer When Using Remote Access and Public Computers
Cybercrime dangers are many, complex and ever-changing. Hardly a day goes by without another news report of a data breach or other cyber-related scam or theft. Cyber criminals have considerable resources and expertise, and can cause significant damage to their targets. Cyber criminals specifically target law firms as law firms regularly have funds in their trust accounts and client data that is often very valuable. LAWPRO encourages all law firms to make dedicated and ongoing efforts to...
[Thoughtful Legal Management] 2013 Clawbie Nominations
♫ Yeah yeah yeah yeah I feel so alive Now is the time Yeah yeah yeah yeah Let’s shout it out…♫ Music and lyrics by Wally Lopez, recorded by Jasmin Villegas. Now is the time to nominate deserving blogs for the 2013 Clawbie Awards!  There were so many to consider that, as usual, I had a very hard time just picking three.  I am going to confine my nominations to BC Blogs, thinking that there are so many others back east that can nominate blogs in their jurisdictions that together we...
[Avoid a Claim] Protecting Yourself from Cybercrime Dangers: Scrub Confidential Client Information on Client Computers
Cybercrime dangers are many, complex and ever-changing. Hardly a day goes by without another news report of a data breach or other cyber-related scam or theft. Cyber criminals have considerable resources and expertise, and can cause significant damage to their targets. Cyber criminals specifically target law firms as law firms regularly have funds in their trust accounts and client data that is often very valuable. LAWPRO encourages all law firms to make dedicated and ongoing efforts to...
[Avoid a Claim] Protecting Yourself from Cybercrime Dangers: Lock Down and Protect Your Data Wherever it Is
Cybercrime dangers are many, complex and ever-changing. Hardly a day goes by without another news report of a data breach or other cyber-related scam or theft. Cyber criminals have considerable resources and expertise, and can cause significant damage to their targets. Cyber criminals specifically target law firms as law firms regularly have funds in their trust accounts and client data that is often very valuable. LAWPRO encourages all law firms to make dedicated and ongoing efforts to...
[Thoughtful Legal Management] 2014 Season’s Greetings!
♫ Silent night, Holy night All is calm, all is bright..♫ Music by Franz Xaver Gruber, lyrics by Joseph Mohr, recorded by the Argyle Alumni Choir. As in seasons past, I would like to pause from the hustle and bustle of our  busy lives we all lead and warmly wish each and everyone the Best of the Holiday Season, Merry Christmas and a Wonderful and Happy New Year.  With each passing year I feel it is even more important to reach out to friends and all those dear to us and remind them that they...
[Avoid a Claim] Protecting Yourself from Cybercrime Dangers: Stump Hackers by Changing Key Default Settings
Cybercrime dangers are many, complex and ever-changing. Hardly a day goes by without another news report of a data breach or other cyber-related scam or theft. Cyber criminals have considerable resources and expertise, and can cause significant damage to their targets. Cyber criminals specifically target law firms as law firms regularly have funds in their trust accounts and client data that is often very valuable. LAWPRO encourages all law firms to make dedicated and ongoing efforts to...
[Slaw: Dan Pinnington] Protecting Yourself From Cybercrime Dangers: Avoid the Dangers of Email
Cybercrime is a real and present danger for law firms. All firms should work to understand the cybercrime risks they are exposed to and take steps to reduce the likelihood they will experience a data breach at the hands of cyber criminals. The following checklist is taken from the article "Cybercrime and Law Firms: The Risks are Real" from the December 2013 issue of LAWPRO Magazine. To assess your cybercrime preparedness, see if you can answer the following questions: Are your...
[Avoid a Claim] Protecting Yourself from Cybercrime Dangers: Keep the Bad Guys Out With a Firewall On Your Internet Connection
Cybercrime dangers are many, complex and ever-changing. Hardly a day goes by without another news report of a data breach or other cyber-related scam or theft. Cyber criminals have considerable resources and expertise, and can cause significant damage to their targets. Cyber criminals specifically target law firms as law firms regularly have funds in their trust accounts and client data that is often very valuable. LAWPRO encourages all law firms to make dedicated and ongoing efforts to...