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Technology
Thursday, December 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida Bar Foundation takes AI to the justice gap »
The Pensacola-based pilot project found that applying predictive modeling to integrated intake systems could help nonprofi...
Monday, December 4, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fla. Supreme Court asked to decide whether lawyers and judges can be Facebook pals »
…Some of the cases and ethics opinions on Facebook friendships between judges and lawyers have been friendly to the concep...
Tuesday, November 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social media helped Florida, Texas courts deal with Irma and Harvey »
Court officials in those states largely feel good about how they dealt with the storms, and they attribute their success t...
Wednesday, November 15, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Justice tells why he lurks but never Tweets on Twitter »
Justice Keith Blackwell revealed his own judicially restrained social media habits and his thoughts about the Georgia Supr...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
LexBlog will now license its digital publishing platform to bar assns., law firms & others »
Licensees of the platform could use it to design and launch blogs, websites, microsites or magazines, using various pre-co...

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
Wednesday, November 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Facebook likes jury duty: company expands pay policy for would-be jurors »
Facebook Inc. employees trying to get out of jury duty can no longer use the classic “but I can’t miss work” excuse. Read...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Female lawyers are interrupted more frequently than male lawyers »
Female attorneys arguing before the justices (SCOTUS) will be treated less deferentially than their male counterparts. Re...
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...

Diversity
Tuesday, December 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
In praise of ABA’s women’s initiative »
We applaud the recently announced initiative of the president of the American Bar Association, Hilarie Bass. Read more a...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bar report details lag in pay and partnerships for women, minorities »
The NYC Bar’s latest diversity benchmarking report showed sluggish progress alongside a few notable gains, including women...
Friday, December 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Why are there so few women SCOTUS advocates? »
New research shows women are significantly underrepresented in the elite ranks of advocates who argue before the court. R...
Monday, November 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Where are all the Latino lawyers? Hispanics scarce in the legal profession »
Even though the U.S. Latino population continues to grow, Hispanics remain disproportionately under-represented in the leg...
Tuesday, October 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ease up on California’s bar exam to achieve more diversity among lawyers »
California’s bar exam is notoriously difficult. Or, more to the point, it’s notoriously difficult to pass, which is not qu...

Public Outreach
Thursday, November 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
The wheels of justice turn on the ‘Justice Bus’ »
Providing top-notch pop-up legal clinics to rural communities in California requires a few things… Read more at Bloomberg...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospitals team up with lawyers to aid healing »
Some health issues, try as doctors might, cannot be fixed within the walls of a health care facility — especially for chil...
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...

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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