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23 Oct 2010, 6:38 pm by Jim Walker
Several months ago, I predicted that Cruise Law News (CLN) would become a top 25 law blog by the end of the year.  Well, I was a bit off.  CLN is now the top 20th law blog overall per the popular Avvo / Alexa ranking system.  And its only October. Wow .  .  .  Top 20!  I feel like I sneaked into the AP / UPI football poll, like Boise State before everyone figured out that they have always had a great football program (even if they are in Idaho where it is cold as hell after… [read post]
31 Oct 2010, 1:30 pm by Salcido
Utah Bankruptcy Attorney As health care costs throughout the country continue to rise, more and more Americans are incurring medical debts they simply cannot afford to pay. The combination of a tough economic climate and increased medical bills can mean financial disaster for many families in Utah. Fortunately, there is help. More and more individuals are turning to bankruptcy as a means of resolving mountains of medical debts and getting a fresh start. At Salcido Law Firm, a Utah Bankruptcy… [read post]
8 Aug 2013, 5:00 am by Ruth Carter
In case you haven’t heard the news, the revision of my ebook The Legal Side of Blogging: How Not to get Sued, Fired, Arrested, or Killed, is out and available in the Kindle Store!  (For those of you who don’t have a Kindle, there are free Kindle apps that will let you download and read it on your phone, tablet, and even your desktop computer.) I love blogging. I love that every week I get to stand on my digital soapbox and pontificate about anything I want. (Don’t you just… [read post]
5 Feb 2013, 5:11 am by Randall Ryder
Running a solo practice means you have to run a business and practice law, which requires a constant juggling of tasks. The toughest challenge is marketing your solo firm—and ensuring that potential clients are consistently finding and hiring you. One very effective way to market yourself and your firm is having a blog. A blog should not be your only marketing plan, but it should be part of it. Clients are increasingly likely to research attorneys online Depending on what type of law you… [read post]
12 Aug 2010, 5:00 am by Rich Vetstein
Welcome back Guest Blogger, Gabrielle Daniels Brennan, from Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, Sudbury, MA, Check out her fantastic blog, Living In Sudbury (www.liveinsudburyma.com). What Is Your Massachusetts Home Really Worth? OK folks, you want to know what your house is worth? Stop obsessing over your town assessment and online estimates. At the end of the day, your house is worth what someone is willing to pay for it. But while you follow the sale prices of your neighbor’s house… [read post]
19 Jan 2014, 2:18 pm by Rick Horowitz
Warning: This post is not much worth reading. I really just felt the need to write something. Letters, punctuation, and a few typographical devices (like strikethroughs) were backing up into my armpits from the lack of any recent writing, and I had to get rid of some of them. They’ve been creating a kind of writer’s block. I mean — hell — I even spent a couple minutes changing the first word out for other things before finally settling on “Warning.” Consider this… [read post]
22 Aug 2012, 9:00 pm by Adjunct LawProfs
I just came across Becoming A Lawyer, a blog by law school publisher Wolters Kluwer-one of the giants in law school publishing. It provides helpful information to prospective law students. For example, the article I just read is about being... [read post]
22 Oct 2012, 9:04 am by Steve Lash
Welcome to Monday, a night for debate, football and baseball (but not necessarily in that order). Until then, here are some news items for the roundup. – Bob Dole gives a final salute to George McGovern. – The U.S. attorney who prosecuted two Illinois governors joins a law firm. – A law prohibiting masked protesters faces constitutional challenge in New York. – Texas school districts challenge constitutionality of state’s “Robin Hood” funding system for schools. [read post]
4 Jun 2012, 11:11 am by admin
Posted by Daniel M. Kowalski  “The Petition for Rehearing En Banc is GRANTED, and the panel’s opinion and judgment are VACATED.” – Cece v. Holder, May 31, 2012. [Hats off to Scott Bratton!] [read post]
25 Jan 2011, 2:44 pm by Record on Appeal
In follow up our live blog here of Governor Abercrombie's nomination of Judge Sabrina McKenna to the Hawaii Supreme Court, here is the official news release provided at the press conference held today in the Governor's office. [read post]
16 Aug 2012, 11:14 am by Heather Morse
Jonathan Fitzgarrald (Bad for the Brand) and I spoke on a webinar today for the Legal Marketing Association – Capital Chapter on Best of the Web for Professional Development. One of the things we did was comb through our Google Readers, email folders and the like, and made a list of all of our “must [read post]
30 Oct 2013, 1:59 pm by securities-lawyer-101
On October 31, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”)  announced an award of more than $150,000 to a whistleblower whose tips helped the agency stop a scheme that was defrauding investors. The award recipient, who does not wish to … Continue reading → [read post]
11 Jan 2014, 4:55 am by securities-lawyer-101
Securities Lawyer 101 Blog The holidays are over. As the new year begins, investors find themselves bombarded with media coverage related to the legalization of marijuana for medical and recreational purposes in a number of states. Along with the increase … Continue reading → [read post]
3 Sep 2013, 3:00 am by Fred Faulkner
What makes WordPress so appealing for blogs and even your law firm’s website is that it works right out of the box but can also be customized with themes and plugins. In part one of “Top WordPress Plugins,” Fred Faulkner recommended social sharing, comment management and SEO plugins to help take your plain-vanilla blog to the next level. In part two below, he has favorites in four more categories. With the right balance of plugins, you can build a full-featured… [read post]
29 Dec 2011, 6:53 am by Adjunct LawProfs
Obisdian Finance Group v. Fox, ____F.Supp.2d____ (D. Or. Nov. 30, 2011), is an important case for us bloggers. Oregon has a statute which limits defamation damages unless a plaintiff first requests a retraction. The court held, however, that a internet... [read post]
10 Jan 2011, 9:00 am by admin
I’d like to pass on a huge THANKS to the fine folks at BusinessGrow.com for their good taste and fine judgment in naming our humble little Blawg one of the Top Ten Best Corporate Blogs in the World. Click here for the story and to see some other rather intriguing blogs from Starbucks, GE, Southwest Airlines, Whole Foods and others. I’d also like to pass on a huge THANKS to all of our wonderful Blawg visitors. We’d be nothing without you! [read post]
7 Jun 2010, 12:00 pm by Randall Ryder
Legal blogs can be a great marketing tool. Many lawyers, however, burn out after just a few weeks or months after creating their blog. Check out this old post on how to stay energized, and read below for more tips on how to keep your blog going strong. Build from older posts Go back and re-read older [...] Adding More Content to Your Legal Blog is a post from: Lawyerist [read post]
15 Aug 2012, 11:31 am by Blue Blog
Dear Faithful Readers, Every year, the American Bar Association publishes its list of the Top 100 legal blogs (affectionately referred to as a bLAWg) in the country.  Law firms are not allowed to nominate themselves, but we can direct our readers to the nomination link.  So, here’s your chance to nominate our Georgia Construction, Lien & Bond Blog as a Top 100 bLAWg by visiting http://www.abajournal.com/blawgs/blawg100_submit/ Thank you very much! Your humble blogger. [read post]
16 Nov 2013, 5:43 pm by securities-lawyer-101
Securities Lawyer 101 On November 14, 2013, the Financial Services Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives voted unanimously to report HR 2274, as amended, to the full House with a favorable recommendation.  HR 2274 is known as the Small … Continue reading → [read post]
23 Oct 2013, 3:32 am by securities-lawyer-101
Securities Lawyer 101 Blog On October 22, 2013, Howard Leventhal was arrested by the FBI for defrauding a Florida company of $800,000 and attempting to defraud an undercover law enforcement agent of more than $2.5 million.  He will be prosecuted … Continue reading → [read post]