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Technology
Wednesday, August 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tweeting from the bench: judges discuss social media pitfalls »
Judicial retweets ≠ endorsements. That, in essence, is what the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled… Read m...
Monday, August 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The world’s first robot lawyer (DoNotPay) isn’t a damn lawyer »
...I move here to dismiss claims that a chatbot can do an attorney’s job. Read more at quartz.
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Could a text become your will? »
People will be able to use voicemail and text messages to make their wills… Read more in The Telegraph (UK) .
Monday, July 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Joshua Browder’s bot is expanding to 1,000 areas of law including U.S. laws »
Lawyers can be really expensive, and for small disputes like fighting your landlord … or a parking ticket, it can feel lik...
Monday, July 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The promise and peril of chatbots for the legal industry »
Don’t fear the oncoming wave of chatbot-related services… Read more in Law Practice Today .

Miscellaneous
Thursday, June 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
After court adjourns, 9th circuit judge’s movie nights are a hit »
It’s movie night at the courthouse. Read more in the Los Angeles Times .
Thursday, May 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The legal mind: the many places where law and psychology interact »
We love a good legal drama because it speaks to the darkest and most intriguing places in the human psyche. Read more in...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Judge, lawyer and historian explore complexities of Atticus Finch »
More than half of the 75 lawyers and law students who attended a recent discussion on Atticus Finch said the fictional Ala...
Friday, March 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The single worst thing Trump’s budget could do for our justice system »
There’s a suggestion floating around social media: in honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s 84th birthday … make a donation to le...
Monday, March 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fitted for the wind »
In 1966 at Detroit’s Olympia Arena, a country singer prepared to perform before a crowd of 10,000… Read more in The Texas...

Workplace
Monday, July 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Millennials are changing the legal profession in an unexpected way »
Millennials have made an impression on the modern workplace that will forever change how companies operate. Read more in...
Monday, June 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
We’re totally screwing up mindfulness at work »
Being mindful is a good way to get more out of life. It can be beneficial at work as well. Read more at Inc.com .
Monday, May 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Research: Over 90% of UK young lawyers are suffering from work-related stress »
New research has suggested that more than 90% of young lawyers have felt under “too much emotional or mental pressure” at...
Thursday, March 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Implicit bias in the workplace »
Although women attorneys have made major progress in recent decades, we continue to face unique challenges to success in t...

Diversity
Thursday, July 13, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Film about women leaving the profession airs nationwide »
Millions of people across the country will soon better understand the struggles that women lawyers face every day to succe...
Wednesday, May 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hispanic bar pushes for inclusion and diversity in the legal profession [Op-ed] »
Given the many critical functions that lawyers play in our democratic society, the legal profession is one of the most inf...
Tuesday, April 25, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
726 women carve a legacy at the Supreme Court lectern »
While clerking for Justice Harry Blackmun in the October 1986-87 term, Covington & Burling's Beth Brinkmann recalls se...
Thursday, March 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
After 130 years, Harvard Law Review elects a black woman president »
It has been 27 years since the first black man… Barack Obama, was elected president of the prestigious Harvard Law Review....
Wednesday, March 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women in the legal profession still must face these four obstacles »
Inequality and a lack of access to partnership is a continuing problem for many in the profession. Read more at lawfuel .

Public Outreach
Wednesday, July 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
This RV full of lawyers is touring rural America to save young immigrants from deportation »
“Right now, I’m representing a 1-year-old facing deportation to El Salvador, where her life is in danger…” Read more in F...
Thursday, December 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Teaching students that Judge Judy is not a Supreme Court Justice »
The divide between the criminal justice system and much of the public has become an urgent topic of conversation in recent...
Wednesday, October 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA unveils free Q&A-style program, ABAFreeLegalAnswers.org »
The ABA formally launched ABAFreeLegalAnswers.org… the site will function as a virtual legal advice clinic that will serve...
Monday, August 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
LSC board chair says public at large - not just lawyers - needs to be aware of the justice gap »
The Legal Services Corp. is expanding its efforts to provide innovative technology to close the justice gap... Read more...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
ABA prescribes 'legal checkups' to heal the justice gap »
Seeing a doctor for a regular physical check up can do wonders for a person’s health.   Read more at Bloomberg News...

Member Service
Friday, August 5, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bar proposes duty to address impaired lawyers »
A Virginia State Bar committee is seeking comment on the duty of law firm leaders to take action when another firm lawyer...

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