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Another Reason Business People Need to Manage their Attorneys: The Legal Industry’s Definition of “Productivity” Drives Unnecessary Work

The attorney’s definition of “productivity”? How many hours did I bill the client and get paid for? It’s that simplistic. And it’s that one-sided — in favor of the lawyer — and against the client. Consequently — according to conventional … Continue reading

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How to Manage Technology Change in a Law Firm

As a business consultant to solo and small firm lawyers for the past decade, Jared Correia has helped lawyers deal with many law practice … issues. In his column, “Law Practice Confidential,” he will be answering real questions from real … Continue reading

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PAYGO Proposed to Manage Agency Regulations

Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) is drafting legislation that would implement what he has called "a regulatory 'pay as you go' system." The idea would be basically for a regulatory agency to eliminate one old regulation for every new regulation it … Continue reading

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Four things in-house lawyers do to manage job-related stress, a tad tongue in cheek

The Law.com website devoted to in-house counsel periodically asks short poll questions. One of them concerned what lawyers do to lessen stress on the job. The results appear in Corp. Counsel, Dec. 2010 at 86, with whatever dubious statistical validity… … Continue reading

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Helping Students Manage Stress

Exams start at our law school immediately after the Thanksgiving Break this year. With just four weeks left, the students are becoming more stressed each day. Those who have been distributing their learning throughout the entire semester are holding up… … Continue reading

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