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Law Technology Now

Hosted by Monica Bay and Bob Ambrogi, Law Technology Now explores the latest in legal technology. Key players in the legal technology community join the hosts to highlight the top trends and developments in the legal world. Tune in to hear conversations about technology improving the practice of law, providing greater access to justice, and making legal services more affordable.

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Aug 24, 2018
Managing Your Legal Marketing

Christy Burke talks about she started her own legal technology marketing company.

Jul 26, 2018
Using Technology to Balance your Workload

Jeffrey Brandt explains how he manages to write a daily newsletter while working full-time with a firm and the automation that allows him to be efficient.

Jun 29, 2018
Technology that Drives the Legal Industry

Lucy Endel Bassli talks about her company, InnoLegal Services, and how she and her company can impact the legal industry.

May 18, 2018
The Life of a Startup Part 2: Prepping for Acquisition

Haley Altman talks about what it takes to grow a legal tech company and position it for acquisition in today’s market.

May 7, 2018
Client-First Technology for Client-First Firms

Larry Bridgesmith discusses how law is changing to a client-first business model and talks about the technology that will enable lawyers to run their firms better, faster, and cheaper.

Apr 19, 2018
Moneyball for Lawyers: Changing the Game with Analytics

Josh Becker talks about legal analytics, machine learning, and the impact these new technologies will have on the legal industry.

Apr 6, 2018
The Life of a Startup: From Idea to Sale

Alma Asay discusses how she started and sold her legal technology startup and the experience she faced when working with lawyers as clients.

Mar 14, 2018
Encouraging Collaboration at the ALT Conference

Richard Hellars talks about the goals of the conference and how ALT worked to achieve these goals through various speakers, workshops, and social events.

Feb 26, 2018
Mastering Deadlines with LawToolBox

Co-owners of LawToolBox, Jack and Carol-Lynn Grow, talk about what problems LawToolBox solves and what sets them apart from their competition.

Jan 22, 2018
What’s Happening at Legalweek 2018

Zach Warren talks about the details of Legalweek 2018 and how newbies can attend the conference without getting overwhelmed.

Dec 22, 2017
2017 State of U.S. Small Law Firms Survey from Thomson Reuters

Bill Josten talks about the results of the 2017 State of U.S. Small Law Firms survey conducted by Thomson Reuters including the common challenges facing small and solo firms.

Dec 15, 2017
Law Firm Intellectual Property

Nicole Shanahan talks about why intellectual property is important to a law firm and how her company is working to reduce the cost of producing assets.

Nov 17, 2017
How Legal.io Aims to Close the Access to Justice Gap

Tony Lai, CEO of Legal.io, talks about the company and how it’s working to close the access to justice gap.

Oct 23, 2017
Changing the Legal Game with Blockchain

David Fisher talks about what blockchain is and its application in the legal industry.

Oct 12, 2017
Revolutionizing the Procurement of Legal Services

Silvia Hodges Silverstein discusses legal services procurement, including what it is and how it changes the way legal services are bought and sold.

Sep 28, 2017
How Axiom is Using AI to Modernize Legal Services

Paul Carr talks about how Axiom uses technology, including AI, to modernize legal services and streamline processes.

Aug 31, 2017
A Sneak Peek at the Clio Cloud Conference

In this legal technology podcast, Joshua Lenon, lawyer-in-residence for Clio, talks about the upcoming Clio Cloud Conference.

Jul 20, 2017
Brian Cuban on Overcoming Addiction and Stress

Brian Cuban opens up about his own experience as an addict and how he now works to help those with similar struggles.

Jun 30, 2017
What lawyers can learn about practice management from MyCase

Tracy Stevens, VP of Product and Design at MyCase, talks about cloud based practice management software and product design.

Jun 16, 2017
Technology and Innovation in Legal Education

Chris Bentley talks about the legal innovation program at Ryerson University and the importance of weaving technology courses into legal education.

May 30, 2017
Startup Bootcamp for Lawyers

Jay Mandal discusses how his startup bootcamp for lawyers helps students learn cross-disciplinary skills that can make their legal businesses thrive.

May 15, 2017
Legal Information Institute: Access to Legal Information for All

The co-founder of the Legal Information Institute (LII) talks about what the LII is and how it has adapted to changing technology.

Apr 21, 2017
5 Ways to Adopt Technology and Improve Access to Justice

Ten barriers that block the adoption of technology, five strategies to this issue, and how the adoption of technology will help get legal aid to those that need it.

Mar 21, 2017
ImmigrationJustice.us: How Lawyers can Respond to Trump’s Immigration Laws

This podcast focuses on ImmigrationJustice.us, a website built to organize legal professionals who are seeking ways to help immigrants.

Mar 8, 2017
What’s Happening at ABA TECHSHOW 2017

Adriana Linares, the chair of ABA TECHSHOW 2017, talks about what legal professionals can expect at the conference this year.

Feb 28, 2017
The American Immigrant Representation Project with the Honorable Shira Scheindlin

Monica Bay talks to former United States District Court Judge Shira Scheindlin about the American Immigrant Representation Project (AIRP).

Jan 31, 2017
The Origin of Rocket Matter: What Makes Web-Based Legal Software Successful

Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port discusses his company, investors and competition, and gives advice to young technology entrepreneurs.

Jan 25, 2017
Legalweek 2017: Expanding the Conference Beyond Tech

Guests discuss Legalweek 2017 a conference originally focused on technology but has broadened its scope to include the whole legal industry.

Dec 8, 2016
The Influences and Advantages of Legal Tech

LegalMosaic CEO Mark Cohen talks about how tech is transforming the delivery of legal services and what's on the horizon for 2017.

Nov 4, 2016
Fails and Sales: Lessons in Legal Entrepreneur from Gary Sangha

Monica Bay and Adam Camras talk with lecturer/entrepreneur Gary Sangha on his keynote speech at the Above the Law Academy for Private Practice conference.

Oct 31, 2016
The Benefits of Litigation Management Applications

Allegory Founder and CEO Alma Asay talks about litigation management and how new software can greatly improve the litigation process.

Oct 6, 2016
The Growth of Legal Tech Entrepreneurship

The upcoming Above the Law Academy for Private Practice Conference, legal tech entrepreneurship, and how law firms can leverage new tech better.

Oct 5, 2016
Closing the Gap Between Law School and the Legal Industry

Professor Daniel Martin Katz talks about the legal industry’s need for law school curriculums to better reflect the demands of the legal marketplace.

Sep 20, 2016
Bringing Innovation to the Practice of Law

Assistant GC Fred Headon on the benefits that adopting successful procedures from other industries could bring to the practice of law.

Aug 31, 2016
The Evolution of the Digital Courtroom

Bob Ambrogi talks with Opus 2 International, Inc. CEO Graham Smith-Bernal about his career and the evolution of the electronic courtroom.

Aug 5, 2016
How Law Firms and Lawyers Can Improve Their Productivity

Monica Bay speaks with reporter and author Charles Duhigg about his new book, “Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business.”

Jul 8, 2016
LegalX: Innovators from MaRS

Aron Solomon and Jason Moyse, the co-founders of recent MaRS startup LegalX. talk about convergence innovation in the legal field.

Jun 20, 2016
How Bloomberg is Changing Legal Annotation

Bob Ambrogi speaks with Bloomberg BNA Legal Division President David Perla about his career, Bloomberg Law, and how their smartcode is changing traditional legal annotation.

Jun 7, 2016
10 Ways to Accelerate the Adoption of Legal Tech

CodeX FutureLaw keynote speaker Jim J. Sandman discusses the 10 reasons the law has been slow to adopt technology and the “levers of power” that might be engaged to accelerate that rate.

May 3, 2016
How Artificial Intelligence Will Influence the Future of Legal Practice

Artificial intelligence expert Eric Laughlin talks about how AI will revolutionize the practice of law and provide greater legal access to the masses.

May 2, 2016
Upcoming 2016 CodeX FutureLaw Conference

Dr. Roland Vogl stops by to discuss his work history in legal tech, the Center for Legal Informatics (CodeX), and the upcoming CodeX FutureLaw Conference.

Mar 24, 2016
Working Abroad: Avoiding the Pitfalls of Global Travel

Many large companies have global business interests that require employees to travel to multiple countries within the same year. However, several of these same companies find it difficult to navigate the shifting rules pertaining to business visas as they cross national boundaries. How can these businesses continue to have a global presence while avoiding the...

Feb 1, 2016
Data Analytics: The Art of The Win

“He will win who knows when to fight and when not to fight.” – Sun Tzu In the time leading up to litigation, many attorneys grapple with the pros and cons of litigation for their clients. It is often difficult to quantify the probability of success or what it will take to get there. In...

Feb 1, 2016
Legal Research Software: Mapping Data to Save Time and Improve Access

It is an exciting time for legal research. The text-based searches of yesterday are giving way to the interactive visualization of data. What this means is that lawyers will have more control over and increased awareness of their research projects. The visual ability to map out information empowers researchers to understand when enough is enough,...

Feb 1, 2016
Law Technology Now Returns

Law Technology Now returns as Monica Bay and Bob Ambrogi bring the show back to the air in an exciting new format. By alternating hosting duties back and forth, the show is designed to provide a different perspective episode to episode. Catch up with our hosts as they discuss their predictions for 2016, ideas for...

Sep 3, 2013
Getting to Yes: Advice for Legal Entrepreneurs from a Venture Capitalist

In the September edition of Law Technology Now, attorney Monica Bay, editor-in-chief of ALM’s Law Technology News, interviews Robert Siegel, general partner at Xseed Capital about how Silicon Valley is becoming a hot bed of legal technology startups. With two major Bay Area universities — Stanford and the University of California Berkeley, both with strong synergies among their...

Aug 1, 2013
G-Harmony: Motorola Mobility’s Law Department Embraces Google Culture

Last year, Google bought Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion. As usually happens in such a merger, the law department went though a significant re-organization. Of the law department’s 250 people, 150 departed post-merger — some to Google headquarters in Mountain View, Calif., others left the company. The MM law department took Google’s instructions to better...

Jul 1, 2013
Law Librarians at the Front Lines of Change

In the June edition of Law Technology Now, host Monica Bay, an attorney and Editor-in-Chief of ALM’s Law Technology News invites her American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) co-presenters, Steven Lastres and D. Casey Flaherty to chat about the recent and upcoming changes in technology affecting law librarians and legal research. Bay, Lastres, and Flaherty...

May 31, 2013
Code X: Stanford Law’s Hotbed of Legal Technology Startups

In the Law Technology News June cover story, “Silicon Startups,” reporter Tam Harbert describes how Stanford University’s Law School has become the “vortex” for entrepreneurship in legal technology. The law school has joined forces with the University’s engineering and computer science departments to create the Center for Legal Informatics laboratory — dubbed Code X. Among the...

May 1, 2013
Here Comes the Next Round of E-Discovery Rules

In this May edition of Law Technology Now, host Monica Bay, editor-in-chief of ALM’s Law Technology News, invites Mark Michels, a director in Deloitte Financial Advisory Services, and Henry Kelston, senior counsel at Milberg, to discuss the proposed changes in federal e-discovery rules. Kelston’s article, “Are We on the Cusp of Major Changes to E-Discovery Rules?“,...

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Bob Ambrogi

Bob Ambrogi is the only person to have held top editorial positions at both National Law Journal and Lawyers Weekly...

Monica Bay

Monica Bay is a Fellow at CodeX: The Stanford Center for Legal Informatics. She also writes for Thomson Reuters, ALM (Legaltech News),...

Daniel Linna

Daniel W. Linna Jr. is a Professor of Law in Residence and the Director of LegalRnD – The Center...

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