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    • Text Messaging Through Case Management Systems
      When a client asks – “Can I text it to you?” How do you respond? Does your firm supply cell phones? Are you comfortable giving out your personal cell phone number to your clients? Do you ask IT Support to create a Google Voice number for you? If you use a cell phone or a Google Voice number, are you consolidating the text messages and making them part of the case record? When the request was coming in occasionally, this was an easier problem to address. Now that you can get reminders about appointments from your hair dresser or your doctor, there is a growing expectation ...

Don’t Get Hooked by Smishers!

Posted by on July 14,2017

Most of you (I hope) are aware of the security risks involved with clicking on links in emails. Phishing is a common form of fraud in which a hacker tries to retrieve confidential information such as login credentials, personal identification, or even credit card information via email. Typically, a “phisher” will send an email that […]

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Help Preserve Net Neutrality

Posted by on July 13,2017

Today the Electronic Frontier Foundation, along with more than 50 Internet-based business powerhouses like Google and Facebook, launched a major campaign to convince FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to preserve the concept of net neutrality: Let’s Save Net Neutrality Why is this important? Because the Internet belongs to you. It was your tax dollars that funded […]

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2017 Equal Justice Conference

Posted by on April 27,2017

Co-sponsored by the ABA Standing Committee on Pro Bono and Public Service and National Legal Aid & Defender Association, The Equal Justice Conference joins all components of the civil legal aid community to discuss and address issues related to the delivery of legal services to low-income individuals in need of legal assistance. When: May 4th-6th, 2017 Where: David […]

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Should Law Offices Take Note of Microsoft’s New Office 365 Information Governance Tools?

Posted by on February 28,2017

An increasing numbers of law offices across a widening spectrum of practice areas are looking to apply advanced technology based upon deep learning and artificial intelligence (AI) to improve their operations.  Now we can add information governance to this group if applications. Microsoft (MS) has recently announced their own entry into this sector with an […]

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LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION’S ANNUAL TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE GRANTS (TIG) CONFERENCE

Posted by on December 29,2016

Sessions featuring members of our Just-Tech team: Texting in Legal Services: What Have We Learned About the Use of SMS? – January 11th, 10:30 AM Presenters: Sue Encherman • Joan Kleinberg • Anna Hineline Steele • Kristin Verrill Affinity Group: Business Process Analysis – January 11th, 5:00 PM Presenters: Hanna Kaufman • Mark Marquardt • […]

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2017 Nonprofit Technology Conference

Posted by on November 14,2016

The Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) is the nonprofit sector’s signature technology event. We assemble over 2,000 of the best and brightest nonprofit professionals from around the world. Together, they collaborate, innovate, and discover new ways to spark change with technology. With over 100 sessions exploring technologies, best strategies, and pressing issues; an exhibit hall highlighting […]

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Nonprofit TechCon (December 6th)

Posted by on October 7,2016

Join us for a full day Technology Conference to explore the innovative tools available to advance your organization in the rapidly changing world at Nonprofit TechCon. Hear from tech experts of New York’s nonprofit sector on comprehensive panels, case studies, and more to learn about clouding computing, cybersecurity, automation, social media, current tools available for […]

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Legal Justice Virtual Hackathon Guide

Posted by on October 7,2016

The Legal Justice Virtual Hackathon is a national event meant to bring about innovation and change in the justice community. The goal is to bring together people from different backgrounds to work together to build the solutions that they wish they had. MISSION: Develop technology to improve legal justice processes for those who need critical help more […]

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International Initiative Launched to Combat the Rise of Ransomware

Posted by on July 25,2016

The Netherlands’ National High Tech Crime Unit, Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre, Kaspersky Labs and Intel Security have teamed up to launch a new project and website intended to fight the rise in ransomware attacks on global businesses: PC Mag’s write up is here: http://www.pcmag.com/news/346410/security-experts-team-up-to-help-you-fight-ransomware And the official site can be found here: https://www.nomoreransom.org/ While there […]

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Microsoft Brings SQL Server to Linux

Posted by on March 9,2016

This is seismic news from Microsoft: Announcing SQL Server on Linux  

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