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Conspiracy: Accepting Bad Information In The Face Of Complexity

The Lizzie Borden trial was a media sensation, but everyone chose the media narratives that confirmed what they already believed. In this episode, we explore the threat of polarizing group dynamics and how lawyers can be positive voices in their communities. Make sure you take advantage of the show’s Q&A feature. You can ask Mike […]

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Want Easy And Efficient Entity And Equity Management? It’s Time To Try Diligent [Sponsored]

Corporate governance is one of the most crucial aspects of corporate law, with entity ownership and corporate structure having serious implications on taxation, regulatory matters, and more. Unfortunately, though, it can also be one of the most time-consuming aspects of corporate law.  The global entity management experts at Diligent are changing all that. With two […]

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The Latest From Lex Machina: Bringing Legal Analytics To The Field Of Torts [Sponsored]

As data has infiltrated nearly every facet of the legal industry, legal analytics are in high demand. Lex Machina, a recognized leader in the legal analytics field, offers practice area modules that provide valuable, strategic insights into federal district court claims for many of the most popular legal specialties in today’s market.  The latest addition […]

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Replace What’s Not Coming Back With Something Better

In one fell swoop, COVID-19  put an end to salad bars, hot-food buffets and other types of self-serve operations that have become popularized in takeout restaurants and grocery stores over the past decade.  And even as establishments reopen, self-serve buffets may be thing of the past because it’s nearly impossible to control the spread of […]

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Aunt Jemima And Her Social And Legal Legacy

A store window in Englewood, New Jersey (photo by David Lat). Many companies are changing or removing their brand names and logos in an effort to distance themselves from racial stereotypes. These long overdue actions are propelled by the Black Lives Matter movement, which over the past several months has awoken governments, individuals, and corporations […]

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The Legal Profession Turns The Corner

Jack Newton, founder and CEO of Clio, joins us to discuss findings compiled by the practice management platform and brings some welcome news: law firms have seen an uptick in new matters. While the industry is still suffering from the pandemic, there are signs that things are getting back on track and clients are recognizing […]