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

[Law Practice Tips Blog] Will Predictive Coding in e-Discovery Become an Ethical Requirement?
Every December I do a Recent Developments in Law Office Management and Technology program for the Oklahoma Bar Association's two-day Recent Developments CLE. For 2012 the big story in legal technology had to be the rapid changes in e-discovery and...
[Avoid a Claim] New Year’s Resolutions for a Healthier Law Practice and a New You
The end of one year and the start of a new one is a time for self-reflection and self-improvement. Many of you will think about making changes in your personal and work lives. But while you all have good intentions, it can be difficult to break old habits, especially when you are running hard on the treadmill of a busy life and practice. So, to harness the good intentions you all have at this time of year we are going to post a daily excerpt from our list of “New Year’s resolutions...
[PA Law Practice Management] Video for the Holidays
No matter what your religious belief, you will love this amazing musical video.  At this hectic time of year it’s important to take a moment to “refresh” the spirit.  Enjoy! The post Video for the Holidays appeared first on PA Law Practice Management by Ellen Freedman.
[Avoid a Claim] Danger Signs: Five activities generally not covered by your LAWPRO policy
This article originally appeared in the December 2010 issue of LAWPRO Magazine. It refers to LAWPRO coverage for Ontario lawyers, but the dangers listed would likely apply to any lawyer’s errors and omissions coverage. On occasion, lawyers have engaged in activities that have made them front-page news, subject to embarrassment and possibly lawsuits or discipline complaints. Not only can this kind of attention be bad for a lawyer’s reputation, it can also damage or even destroy client...
[Law Practice Tips Blog] Opening a New Law Practice - New resources
The articles from "Opening a Law Practice" issue of the Oklahoma Bar Journal, published in October 2012 are now all available online. Enjoy and share this post with others, especially a lawyer or law student who is contemplating setting up...
[Slaw: Dan Pinnington] Top Ten Family Law Developments to Have on Your Radar.
In the past 18 months, we have seen significant developments in jurisprudence on a variety of family law issues. In addition, a number of cases have come out that, while not strictly related to family law, should be kept in mind. The following are the top ten noteworthy cases that every family law lawyer should know about. Several are Supreme Court cases that will be of interest to family lawyers across Canada. Kerr v. Baranow and Vanesse v. Seguin (2011, S.C.C.) – Joint family venture...
[Avoid a Claim] Commercial debt collection scam by Michael Lee of Hitachi-Nippon Ferrule Inc
Two Ontario lawyers have notified us that they have received an email from the purported Michael Lee of Hitachi-Nippon Ferrule Inc with regards to a commercial debt litigation scam. For examples of other names attached to this kind of fraud see our Confirmed Fraud Page. For an explanation of how this fraud works see our Fraud Fact Sheet. Here is the initial email: From: Micheal Lee Date: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 at 5:57 PM Subject: REPS NEEDED To: “info@rohomanmohammed.com” Dear Mohammed...
[Avoid a Claim] Commecial debt collection scam by Hideo Kuwabara of Koyo Electronics Industries
Two Ontario lawyers and one in Kentucky have notified us that they have received an email from the purported Hideo Kuwabara of Koyo Electronics Industries with regards to a commercial debt litigation scam. For examples of other names attached to this kind of fraud see our Confirmed Fraud Page. For an explanation of how this fraud works see our Fraud Fact Sheet. Here is the initial email: From: Hideo Kuwabara [mailto:koyo_electronics@hotmail.com] Sent: Thursday, November 08, 2012 5:37 AM Subject...
[Oregon Law Practice Management] Quick Tip: How to Bold, Italicize, or Underline on Your iPad or iPhone
Have you ever wanted to apply rich text formatting to an e-mail message on your iPad?  I did and went on a quest to learn how.  Here is what I learned after perusing several blog posts on the subject: Step One: Change Your Default Settings Begin by changing the default settings on your iPhone or iPad. [...]
[Thoughtful Legal Management] 2012 Season’s Greetings!
 ♫ Of the Father’s love begotten, Ere the worlds began to be, He is Alpha and Omega, He the source, the ending He, Of the things that are, that have been, And that future years shall see, Evermore and evermore!  ♫   At has become my tradition at this time of year, I would like to pause from the increasing busy lives we all lead and heartily wish each and everyone the Best of the Holiday Season and a Wonderful and Happy New Year. Recent events have only served to remind us yet again that...