Will New Tax Laws Help or Hurt Your Small Law Firm?
If a dog takes a smaller bite out of your leg, is that a benefit? Didn’t think so. Likewise, if the new tax laws […]Read more
Can Law Firms Measure Productivity Without Billable Hours?
Although the billable hour still seems to be the gold standard when it comes to legal billing, businesses and individual clients that have been […]Read more
Legal Lessons Before Cosby Retrial
Is Bill Cosby seriously laughing as he approaches a retrial for sexual assault? The standup joker took to the stage recently for the first […]Read more
3 Tips to Navigate Law Office Politics
Although law firms do not tend to adhere to the typical structure of most for-profit businesses, the politics certainly can feel rather typical. As […]Read more
Is Retrial Kicking a Dead Horse?
Federal prosecutors seem intent on kicking a dead horse — no disrespect intended to Sen. Bob Menendez. But Menendez, who had a lock on […]Read more
Commercial Pot Tenants Need Signed Landlord Permission Slips
Under California’s new legal marijuana laws, in order for a marijuana business that rents space to be licensed, the business’s landlord must provide a […]Read more
How to Successfully Threaten Legal Action Against the Government
In a move that has left beaver, salmon, and wildlife advocates pleased, the federal government and state have agreed to stop killing beavers in […]Read more
Judge Suing Court Over Death Penalty Reassignment
When somebody sues a supreme court over a decision, it’s a knee-jerk reaction to think that somebody is a fool. After all, you don’t […]Read more
If You Want Happy Clients, Don’t Confuse Them
As a lawyer, it is your job to help clients navigate the confusing, and unforgiving, legal system. We lawyers can often forget that we […]Read more
Small Firm Lawyer Reality Check: Is There Really a Key to Success?
It turns out there is no key to success. It’s just a metaphor to sell the idea that success can be achieved with one, […]Read more