Categorized Practice

That Day Hacker News Generated 19K Page Views

Constitutional + Government + Media + Practice + Public + Tech

Reflections on GitHub for Lawyers climbing into the top-ten on Hacker News and sending 19,000 page views to this site.

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Adventitious Reading List

Education + Media + Practice

A collection of links saved over the last couple of years through Instapaper.

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My Engagement Letter

Practice

My engagement letter explained – paragraph by paragraph.

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Law Is Code

Business + Economics + Media + Practice + Tech

Coupling website and app building services with legal services offers small business clients a marked advantage in the modern marketplace.

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GitHub for Lawyers

Media + Practice + Tech

Version control is inescapably necessary to legal drafting, and law is the original code.

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Civil Rights Attorney Fees

First Amendment + Litigation + Practice

A preliminary injunction with settlement in §1983 civil rights suits can lead to an award of §1988 attorneys’ fees.

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Public Unions & Democracy

Economics + Education + Government + Litigation + Practice + Public

A case study on public unions, public finance and education policy set in Rhode Island during the 2008 fiscal crisis.

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Electronic Discovery Process

Litigation + Media + Practice + Tech

An approach to massive digital document production and review processes, and whether they comport with Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26.

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Electronic Discovery Fees

Litigation + Practice + Tech

On shifting the cost of electronic discovery under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 54(d)(1).

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Social Media Spoliation

Litigation + Media + Practice + Tech

A look at a case treating a jury instruction on an adverse evidentiary inference for failing to preserve a Facebook account.

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The New Media Space

Business + International + Media + Practice + Tech

Lawyers practicing in the new media space face cross-border issues, including representation of clients who offer globally accessible content and services.

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