Blog Posts

  • Sep 15, 2015
  • by Laurence Colletti

ABA Annual Meeting 2015

There was much to discuss at the American Bar Association’s Annual Meeting. This past year marked the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, ushered in a national right to same sex marriage, witnessed widespread civil...

  • Aug 14, 2015
  • by Laurence Colletti

NALA 2015 Annual Convention

by Laurence Colletti and Kelsey Johnson Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, The National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) is an organization that is dedicated towards advancing the quality of services provided by paralegals and legal assistants....

  • Aug 10, 2015
  • by Laurence Colletti

2015 Annual Florida Bar Convention

by Laurence Colletti and Kelsey Johnson We had the privilege of visiting The Florida Bar at their 2015 Annual Convention. Held at the beautiful Boca Raton Resort, we braved the summer heat and humidity to...

  • Jul 29, 2015
  • by Kimberly Faber

Temporary Protective Order Served via Text Message

Yesterday, District of Columbia Superior Court Judge Laura Cordero of the Domestic Violence and Civil Division rules that a defendant be served a temporary protective order via text message and email after multiple attempts at...

  • Jun 9, 2015
  • by Laurence Colletti

David Lat’s Supreme Ambitions

by Laurence Colletti We recently caught up with David Lat, founder and managing editor for Above The Law, while he was in Denver presenting at an event for the Colorado Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist...

  • Jun 2, 2015
  • by Laurence Colletti

Above The Law’s Marijuana Law Reception

by Laurence Colletti Despite being illegal under federal law nationwide, there is rapid growth of marijuana businesses in states like Colorado, Washington, and Oregon. With varying degrees of marijuana licensing at the state level, isn’t...

  • May 20, 2015
  • by Laurence Colletti

The ABA’s National Summit on Innovation in Legal Services

Co-sponsored by the American Bar Association’s Presidential Commission on the Future of Legal Services and Stanford Law School, this national summit was designed to challenge thought leaders to find new ways to increase access to...

  • May 20, 2015
  • by Laurence Colletti

ABA TECHSHOW 2015: Presentations and Speakers to Help Your Practice

by Laurence Colletti We recently traveled to Chicago for the annual ABA TECHSHOW. This year’s show was chaired by Brett Burney and brought with it many wonderful speakers and events. Legal Talk Network had the...

  • Mar 25, 2015
  • by Laurence Colletti

Above The Law Converge, Breaking Media, and Thinking Like a Lawyer

by Laurence Colletti Legal Talk Network had the privilege of traveling to New York to cover the 2nd annual conference from Above The Law. Named Converge, the event was about privacy, reputation, communications strategies, and...

  • Feb 27, 2015
  • by Kimberly Faber

ABA Midyear Meeting: Highlights and Interviews

The American Bar Association includes an impressive number of committees, divisions, and sections all aimed at providing the best resources to its members. We were able to sit down with various leaders within the organization...