Legal Technology

In Memory of Ross Kodner, A Legal Technology Pioneer

By at 2 October, 2013, 10:11 am

My friend Ross Kodner passed away at the much too young age of 52 on July 29, 2013. I had planned on posting a memorial to him much earlier but the Milwaukee Bar Association asked if I would pen a memorial for Ross to appear in their October 1, 2013 newsletter. I didn’t think it was appropriate to post my memorial here before the MBA published so I held off until today.

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Grab this FreeDragon NaturallySpeaking Command Cheat Sheet

By at 15 February, 2013, 12:25 pm

Dragon NaturallySpeaking (DNS) version 12 is a terrific program, but trying to remember all of the commands can be a challenge. Nuance, the maker of DNS has compiled this handy two page Command Cheat Sheet that you can download for free here. And if you are curious about the state of speech recognition on your Windows, Mac and smart devices (think iPhone and Android), don’t miss my ABA TECHSHOW 2013 session Speech Recognition: Hear, There, and Everywhere Friday April 5 at 8 AM.

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David Pogue Announced as ABA TECHSHOW 2013 Keynote Speaker

By at 5 December, 2012, 11:12 am

David Pogue will be the keynote speaker for ABA TECHSHOW 2013 taking place April 4-6, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. According to the announcement: Pogue has more than three million books in print including his Missing Manual series which include Windows 7: The Missing Manual; OS X Mountain Lion: The Missing Manual and his forthcoming Windows 8: The Missing manual.

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Gizmos, Gadgets and Widgets

By at 8 October, 2012, 2:31 pm

Gizmos, Gadgets 7 Widgets is one of my favorite presentations, especially when I get a chance to present it with a great friend and speaker like Bryan Sims, at the 2012 Illinois Solo & Small Firm Conference in September 2012. In this fast-paced conference favorite, Bryan and I share a look at the lighter side of technology, tips and gadgets for your law office and your life. I’ts a fast and furious presentation in person, but even the slides are fun and useful.

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Fastcase Does It Again: Free Advanced Sheets in Ebook formats!

By at 20 June, 2012, 8:06 am

Fastcase, the company that proudly proclaims”Disrupting the legal publishing market with smarter tools for legal research since 1999, continues to innovate with the release today of Fastcase Advance Sheets.

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