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Collaboration is a key to profitability (access required)

Creating a culture of collaboration is hard work and especially hard in law firms. Think about it, attorneys are trained to argue their points of view! When you add working in an adversarial system fraught with demanding schedules and heavy ...

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Supreme Court of Florida weighs in on judges using social media (access required)

Whether judges should use social media has been a contentious issue for some time now. Early on, the consensus seemed to be that it was problematic for judges to do so, but over time that’s changed. For example, in 2012 ...

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Keeping staffers motivated, productive during the holidays (access required)

The holiday season can be a motivation and productivity killer at some small businesses. Staffers may spend time chatting or shopping online, ask to leave early for children’s holiday events or just not be in the mood to work. The ...

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Keeping Your Balance: Tax reform – key changes to consider in connection with year-end tax planning (access required)

A number of the tax reform provisions favorably impact accounting methods for federal income tax purposes, including full expensing and the small taxpayer simplification. First, the new law extends and modifies bonus depreciation through 2026 (or through 2027, for longer ...

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Opioid litigation and the health care professional (access required)

In 2017, over 70,000 Americans died from a drug overdose—and over 48,000 of those deaths were caused by an opioid overdose.[1]  These staggering and tragic figures have heightened scrutiny of the roles opioid manufacturers, distributors, and even individual health care ...

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Artificial intelligence in health care: What you need to know

With the growing hype around AI and its recent elevation among policy makers at the national level, artificial intelligence continues to be a hot button issue filled with promises of positive change and challenges. Similar to the ever-changing tides of ...

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Two paths for 21st-century law firms: innovation or extinction

When I graduated from law school in 1995, the world was a different place. Legal research still took place in law libraries using books. Windows 95 had not yet been released, and MS-DOS reigned supreme. The internet was just emerging ...

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How to relieve networking headaches (access required)

Q. I hear networking is about being a connector. What is a connector? Looking to connect A. The ultimate networking pros are connectors of people. They are thoughtful, proactive and always interested in helping others with whatever they may need. ...

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