Adjunct Law Prof Blog

Editor: Mitchell H. Rubinstein
New York Law School

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Law Practice's Brave New World

Technology advances have changed the way law gets practiced and attorneys not keeping up with the changes are on a road to professional ruin.  This at least is the conclusion a judicial panel reached at a recent LegalTech New York conference, reports Joe Dysart, ABA Journal.  The judges' comments touched upon e-discovery, ethics and technology.  One panelist, U.S. Magistrate Judge James C. Francis of New York's Southern District, summarized, "The absence of technical knowledge is a distinct competitive disadvantage."

Craig Estlinbaum

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This is spot on. Reminds me of rumors of the FBI searching home computers for known digital hash values of indecent child photography image files.

Posted by: Mario Madrid | Apr 26, 2014 6:07:30 AM

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