On Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 at 10am PST (1pm EST) West Coast Environmental Law will be hosting the first ever Twitter Moot Court. The event takes the tried-and-true law school practice of mooting and flips it on its head by conducting it via social media. It’s an exciting innovation that will help interested parties explore […]
[This article was originally published on www.SLAW.ca in January, 2011] Lawyers frequently lament to me that they wish they could focus on the practice of law, rather than being perpetually barraged with new and un-billable marketing and technology demands. There is a palpable longing for the halcyon days when such a pure life was allegedly attainable. […]
I am arriving late to the party with my 2010 Clawbie nominations, but wanted to add my voice to the choir nonetheless. First and foremost amongst my reasons for doing so is to take the opportunity to extend a very heartfelt and public thank you to both Steve Matthews and Jordan Furlong of Stem Legal, who […]
Tuesday November 30, 2010 marks the first full-day conference for the Toronto Chapter of the Legal Marketing Association. Themed as “The Changing Face of Legal Marketing” (click the logo above for the conference program and details) the morning sessions are focused around social media with two highly recognized speakers, Mitch Joel and Adrian Dayton, while […]
[This article was originally published on www.SLAW.ca in September, 2010] Five years ago, law firm web strategy for most firms I encountered consisted of the following statement: “Yes, we have a website”. If a firm could check that box, most felt they had done their duty and could get back to the more important work […]
Doug Jasinski’s notes on Richard Susskind’s presentation to the BCCA Centenary Conference.