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  • The price of collaboration

    (I’m trying something new here: Two posts on closely related topics, released simultaneously, rather than one massive post. For those of you born before 1992, think of it as a double-album release.) At the end of the companion post to this one, “The reality of collaboration,” I proposed that the key … Read more »

  • The reality of collaboration

    So I was recently asked to write a paper about ways in which law firms and corporate law departments could collaborate more. My thesis is going to be: Are you sure that’s what you want? Are you certain you know what you’re asking for? Most of what’s been written on collaboration in the legal industr … Read more »

  • The implications of crowdsourced justice

    Early in 2017, when the US government decided to bar people from predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States, more than a thousand lawyers responded to calls for urgent in-person assistance at airports, and websites were set up to coordinate legal advocacy efforts. In the spring o … Read more »

  • Law firms’ shopping mall problem

    The last time I went to a shopping mall was a week before Christmas. I had several people for whom I needed to acquire gifts (I’m an inveterate last-minute shopper), and I wanted to cover as little distance in as little time as I feasibly could to achieve that goal. The mall offered me convenient [… … Read more »

  • Starting from scratch

    Suppose that, tomorrow, you needed to create a business that provides legal services — but law firms had never been invented, and you didn’t have that reference point to use as a template. Being a sensible and forward-thinking person, you might come up with an entity that featured many of the follow … Read more »

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