ABA Book Briefs Podcast

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Subscribe to the ABA Book Briefs Podcast to listen to authors speak on a variety of subjects pertinent to the legal profession. Recent topics include: contract drafting; global climate change and U.S. law; e-discovery; work-life balance; and how associates in a law firm can better equip themselves to succeed. Featured podcasts are released one a month and occasionally, special podcasts are also released. More information on our podcasts and books is available at http://www.ababooks.com.

This month the ABA Book Briefs Podcast welcomes back Sharon Nelson and John Simek, co-authors of the newly updated 2010 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide. Listen to this episode to learn what's new in this 2010 edition and get advice for small firms on purchasing technology for your practice. This pod cast also covers: * Avoiding the pitfalls of social media, * Security implications of the iPhone as a business tool, and * Technology predictions – a recap of 2009 and a look ahead to 2010.

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Producing documents is one of the most important tasks in a law firm. Microsoft Word has arguably become the industry standard for this task. In this ABA Book Briefs Podcast, Ben Schorr author of the ABA best-seller The Lawyer's Guide to Microsoft Word 2
There is more movement in the legal profession today than possibly ever in history. However, when a key partner leaves a firm there is often no clear understanding of the ethical and fiduciary duties to the firm and its clients. These gray areas can lead
This month we interview Anders Etgen Reitz, the editor of the ABA book Labor and Employment Law in the New EU Member and Candidate States. In this ABA Book Briefs Podcast Anders shares the current challenges in Labor and Employment law, identifies o
In this episode of the ABA Book Briefs podcast, we interview David Steiger, author of the ABA book The Globalized Lawyer: Secrets to Managing Outsourcing, Joint Ventures, and other Cross-Border Transactions.
This month we interview legal technology experts Sharon D. Nelson, Esq., John W. Simek, and Michael C. Maschke, coauthors of the best-selling ABA book The 2009 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide: Critical Decisions Made Simple. In this episode of
In this episode of the ABA Book Briefs Podcast we talk to Salli Swartz, editor of the ABA book Careers in International Law, Third Edition about what an attorney needs to know before launching a career in International Law.
In this month's episode of the ABA Book Briefs Podcast we interview Tom Mighell and Dennis Kennedy renowned legal technology experts and co-authors of the ABA book The Lawyer's Guide to Collaboration Tools and Technologies: Smart Ways to Work Toget
In this episode of the ABA Book Briefs Podcast legal writing expert Bryan Garner author of the new ABA Book Garner on Language and Writing shares his views on the state of modern legal writing and provides guidance on how you can become a better writer.
Wildlife Law Nov. 19, 2008
This episode of the ABA Book Briefs podcast series was produced in cooperation with the ABA Tort, Trial, and Insurance Practice Section’s Animal Law Committee. In this podcast, Gilda Mariani, 2007-2008 chair of the ABA TIPS Animal Law Committee interview
Client Relations Oct. 16, 2008
The best source of new business is from existing clients. In this ABA Book Briefs Podcast father/son writing team Henry and Andrew Ewalt, co-authors of the best-selling ABA book Through the Client's Eyes: New Approaches to Get Clients to Hire You Again a
Risk Management Sept. 25, 2008
In this ABA Book Briefs Podcast Anthony E. Davis, one of the co-authors of the book, Risk Management: Survival Tools for Law Firms, Second Edition gives guidance on what steps a law firm should take to ensure continued operation in the event of a disaste
In this ABA Book Briefs Podcast Michael Gerrard, editor of the book, Global Climate Change and U.S. Law provides us with an update on recent developments in the law on climate change. Find out more about Global Climate Change and U.S. Law.
Witness Preparation July 17, 2008
Listen to an interview with Jan Mills Spaeth, PhD discusses her DVD set on "Witness Preparation" which includes Witness Preparation for Trial and Witness Preparation for Deposition. In this ABA Book Briefs Podcast Jan discusses the 3 most important steps
In this ABA Book Briefs podcast David Masters author of the ABA Best Seller "The Lawyer's Guide to Adobe Acrobat, Third Edition" discusses how to use Adobe Acrobat 8.0 to effectively manage documents in your office and what features that lawyers will fin
Science for Lawyers May 15, 2008
Listen to an interview with Eric Y. Drogin J.D., Ph.D. editor of the ABA best seller Science for Lawyers . In this podcast, Mr. Drogin discusses the book Science for Lawyers and why attorneys need a primer in applied science. Find out more about Science
Science for Lawyers May 15, 2008
Listen to an interview with Eric Y. Drogin J.D., Ph.D. editor of the ABA best seller Science for Lawyers . In this podcast, Mr. Drogin discusses the book Science for Lawyers and why attorneys need a primer in applied science. Find …
Science for Lawyers May 15, 2008
Listen to an interview with Eric Y. Drogin J.D., Ph.D. editor of the ABA best seller Science for Lawyers . In this podcast, Mr. Drogin discusses the book Science for Lawyers and why attorneys need a primer in applied science. Find out more about Science
Listen to an interview with Benjamin E. Griffith editor of the ABA best seller America Votes! A Guide to Modern Election Law and Voting Rights. In this podcast produced by the American Bar Association, Mr. Griffith discusses the current state of election
Listen to an excerpt from the audio CD of How to Capture and Keep Clients: Marketing Strategies for Lawyers. Find out more about How to Capture and Keep Clients: Marketing Strategies for Lawyers.