What are the main cyber security threats law firms need to be aware of?

Law firms are big targets for cyber criminals. The sheer volume of sensitive and confidential data held on law firm computers and servers makes them an enticing target for budding cybercriminals. The consequences of a serious data breach extend far beyond just embarrassment — lose a client’s data to cybercrime attack, and you could be…

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Our most-read blog posts of 2016

Every year, we compile a list of the most-read blog posts we ran on onelegal.com, as measured by the number of individuals who spent time reading them. Just like last year, compiling this year’s list made me realize that our blog is absolutely packed full of insights, tutorials, and advice to help make your professional…

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[New ebook] How to produce a court-friendly PDF

With more and more courts requiring that court documents to be filed electronically, most papers are being created, delivered, and read as PDFs. In order to aid the management and readability of electronic documents, the courts have put in place several rules and requirements for the formatting and structure of PDF filings. If you’re filing…

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Exhibit scanning best practices

It’s a near certainty that, no matter how hard you strive for your office to be paperless, you will find that you need to scan items such as incoming correspondence, signatures pages, and exhibits. Today, with more and more courts expecting documents to be electronically filed, being able to scan and distribute documents by PDF…

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eFiling and electronic signatures: The basics

State courts across the United States (for example in California, Texas, and elsewhere) are rapidly implementing electronic filing systems to replace the older practice of filing at the court window. While the advantages of eFiling in terms of time and resources saved are substantial, it isn’t without its issues. One of the trickiest issues when…

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4 simple steps to getting better sleep

I’m sure you’ve heard it before – sleep is absolutely key if you want to perform optimally at work. Get a solid seven hours, and you just might be at your most productive and creative the next day. So how can you start prioritizing the one simple thing major figures like Arianna Huffington have been…

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