Archives for October 2012
Worldox GX3 is a comprehensive, practical and sensible document management system. It provides fast, easy access to all the information and knowledge your firm owns – from word processing files and spreadsheet to e-mails and scanned documents – virtually anything that can be stored as a file.
Effective immediately, World Software Corporation is offering a discount for competitive upgrades:
- Firms currently using another DMS (data management system) can convert to Worldox GX3 Professional for the upgrade price of $375, a $50 per license discount.
- Maintenance contracts are required to qualify, at the standard $88 per license.
This offer is effective immediately and good through December 31, 2012.
Sensei Enterprises, Inc. is a Worldox Reseller. If you wish to take advange of this offer, contact us at 703.359.0700.
The ABA’s Section of Litigation published “The iPad for Litigators: Storming the Courtrooms” by Sharon D. Nelson and John W. Simek in the Litigation Journal Summer/Fall 2012 issue. Excerpt: “Only rarely do you see a new technology storm the courtroom, but the eagerness with which litigators are embracing the iPad is extraordinary.” On October 23, 2012 the topic for Pub Night at Sensei is “The iPad for Lawyers and Everyone Else”. The event is at 5:00 PM – if you would like to attend call 703.359.0700.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
4:00 – 6:00 PM
2.0 CLE (1.0 Ethics) Credits Pending
Fairfax County Courthouse – Room 404
$70 FBA Attorney Members / $100 Attorney Non-Members
| 4:00 P.M.Billing, Accounting and Case Management Software for Lawyers
Speakers: John Simek and Michael Maschke
Our experts are co-authors of the 2008-2012 editions of Legal Technology Guide for Solos and Small Firms Legal Technology Guide: Critical Decisions Made Simple published by the ABA. They will go through the most popular software used by lawyers for billing, accounting and case management – and how some of work (and don’t work) well together. Whether you thinking purchasing this kind of software for the first time or considering making a switch, you will have a chance to hear evaluations of some of the leading legal software programs – bring your questions!
Ethics and Technology: The Rules Have Changed!
Speakers: Al Carr and Sharon Nelson
As recently as this summer, the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct have changed again in an attempt to address the ways in which technology has demanded a reexamination of our ethical obligations. Thinking about moving your data to the cloud? Do you outsource? Do you know what is now included in the definition of “competence” in Rule 1.1. Are you aware of how the rules have changed with respect to marketing in the electronic era? Ethical marketing can be very effective, but you need to keep ethics in mind as you use new technologies!
Software Technology, Inc. announced a new version of Tabs3 billing and PracticeMaster practice management software. With more than 60 new features and enhancements, Tabs3 and PracticeMaster now include new accounts receivable reports and a mobile solution for attorneys who spend time outside of the office.
“Version 16.2 makes work easier for everyone at the firm,” said Dan Berlin, President of Software Technology, Inc. “New reports in Tabs3 and improved data management in PracticeMaster contribute to a better day in the office, while Tabs3 Connect lets attorneys access Tabs3 and PracticeMaster data outside the office, from Internet enabled devices.”
Sensei Enterprises is a certified reseller of the Tab3 and PracticeMaster software. For more information, call us at 703.359.0700.
Sensei’s President, Sharon D. Nelson, has been appointed to the ABA’s Cybersecurity Privacy Task Force. The Task Force will address the increasing array of issues at the intersection of cyberspace security and privacy in the business law context. The group, which is part of the Electronic Privacy Subcommittee of the Cyberspace Law Committee, will focus initially on helping business lawyers in e-commerce areas understand and deal with the sweeping changes underway as a result of legislative and government responses to the September 11th terrorist attacks.
In the October edition of Digital Detectives, co-hosts Sharon D. Nelson, Esq., President of Sensei Enterprises, Inc. and John W. Simek, Vice President of Sensei Enterprises, join returning guest attorney Craig Ball, to talk about Special Masters in e-discovery. Craig describes how an ESI Special Master gets involved in a case, what a Special Master does to fix broken discovery efforts and how to select an ESI Special Master. Listen to the podcast here…