Legal Technology

Because of the recent changes to social patterns & behaviors, there has rightly been a surge of interest in the legal community about running a remote law firm. Since Consultwebs has been 100% remote from the beginning, we’ve learned a few things about running a company with a distributed workforce…

lola v skadden and the automation of the legal profession

“Lola v. Skadden and the Automation of the Legal Profession” from the Yale Journal of Law & Technology, written by Michael Simon, Alvin Lindsay, Loly Sosa, and Paige Comparato, is an epic take on legal disruption from forward-leaning legal professionals. The article outlines a recent decision that contains an incantation…

hey alexa? where's my law firm

Much of the current SEO industry hype is centered around mobile optimization, but there is actually another, potentially far more important player in the search arena. As recently as a few years ago, voice search was seen as more of a novelty than as something that is here to stay….

protecting your firm from ransomware

Ransomware attacks are affecting every type of business in America, and law firms are no exception. For those new to the term, ransomware is a type of malware that operates by encrypting files on a system and demanding that a ransom be paid to have them decrypted. While encrypted, these…

A/B test

You did everything right when setting up your Google Ads campaigns. The keywords are tightly focused, the ads are relevant, and you are getting clicks on your ads for relevant search queries. But you feel like the phone isn’t ringing as much as it should be. Something is off with…

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Due to their regular dealings with personally identifiable information (PII), law firms should take measures to reduce the chances of a data breach. PII can be used to identify, contact, or locate a single person or identify an individual in context. In the hands of wrongdoers, PII can be used…