Tuesday, December 23, 2008

I’m Sorry Robert, But It’s Time For A Friendfeed Intervention

Makes some important points, dropping your content on 'someone else's server' is a mistake. I agree, and this could be why you don't see me constantly on twitter. Is it a part of my personal brand? definitely. But balance is still extremely important.

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Law Practice Today :: The Perils of Squandering Talent

December's LPT has this great article by Jordan Furlong.

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

King & Wood on China IP Law

This from a news release over at Stem, King & Wood's China IP law group have a number of new articles out this week, including:
The firm's IP Group also maintain an informative English language newsletter, IP Laws and Regulations.

Nick Holmes Reviews Susskind's The future of lawyers

A well thought out & considerate review.

Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Why Professionals Should Continue to Blog in the Era of Twitter

"My own experience is that if you blog, every so often you pop out a signature piece. The kind of post that resonates with others and establishes your position in your field. These blog posts receive a lot of views, get linked to and turn up in Google searches. When you get one of these, congratulations! You have successfully put your flag in the ground for your field."

Hat tip: @JDTwitt

Monday, December 08, 2008

Reid My Blog!: 2008 Holiday Gift Guide for Lawyers

The holiday tradition continues for Reid Trautz, as his 2008 Holiday Gift Guide for Lawyers is now online.

Thursday, December 04, 2008

Meadows Presentations in 2009

The Meadows, an addiction treatment center based out of Wickenberg Arizona, have announced on their new blog several new speaking engagements for 2009.

Disclosure: I'll be working with the Meadows in the coming year to help boost the online profile of their treatment services within the legal community.

Wednesday, December 03, 2008

Guess what? Automated news doesn't quite work. - Techmeme News

Techmeme to add human editorial value. Interesting analogy between journalistic, editorial and potential librarian intervention?

Stem Legal Welcomes China Law Firm King & Wood

Very excited to finally be able to announce Stem's first client from outside the North American market. King & Wood is notably the largest China law firm at more than 650 lawyers in 15 Offices.

And, of course, they are blogging at China Law Insight!

Free E-Version of the English Reports English Reports, 1220-1873

Nice addition to free common law: English Reports 1920-1873.

Tuesday, December 02, 2008

State of the AmLaw 200 Blogosphere, November 2008 : Real Lawyers Have Blogs

2008 update to Lexblog's list of Amlaw 200 blogs. Hope they keep doing this!

3 Geeks and a Law Blog: List of Large Law Firm's "Officially Sanctioned Blogs"

Great list of large law firm blogs. Or, as described, "Officially Sanctioned Blogs"

The LinkedIn Lawyer: Ten People All Lawyers Should Follow on Twitter

Hey, I made the list. Thanks David B!

Monday, December 01, 2008

John Marshall Launches Union County Drug Possession Services

John Marshall has a new services page up, directed as Union County Drug Possession & Distribution.