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Table of Contents: Sep/Oct 2009



Working Smarter

Paralegal Today’s 8th Annual Technology Survey

By Hillary Easom


The Productive Paralegal
How to Make the Best Use of Down Time
By Monica Muehsam

The Litigator’s Toolbox

Tech Tools for Managing E-Discovery and Litigation

By Scott Holec and Joe Kanka


The Digital Doorway

Bringing Your Attorney into the World of Technology

By Kim Plonsky


News & Trends

News Briefs

(These short snippets represent excerpts of stories that can be found in the September/October 2009 issue.)

  • IPMA and Incisive Legal Intelligence Publish Paralegal Salary Survey – By Heidi Lowry
  • Paralegals in the Media Part 2: Paralegals in Movies and Television – By Krista Ramsey
  • Oregon Considers Authorizing Paralegals to Appear in Court – By Krista Ramsey
  • Lawyers and Paralegals in Ontario Will Now Swear Identical Oaths of Office – By Krista Ramsey
  • Paralegal Health Advocates Wins Young Leader Award – By Heidi Lowry
  • U.S. News Media Group Will Rank Top Law Firms – By Krista Ramsey
  • Virginia State Bar Association to Allow Undercover Investigations – By Krista Ramsey
  • The American Association for Justice Grants Paralegal of the Year Award
  • Law School Launches Online Legal Studies Program – By Krista Ramsey

Tech Center

Creative Computing

Toolbar and Widget Madness – By Kim Plonsky

The Mystery of the .PST Trident and Discovery Attender – By Brett Burney

The Paralegal’s Guide to Twitter – By Larry Port



Legal Teams – Divide and Conquer

Team Splits Tasks in the Courtroom and the Classroom to Achieve Results – By Beth Smith


Ethics Roundtable

Investigating a Witness through Facebook – By Therese A. Cannon, Nancy B. Heller, RP, and Stacey Hunt, CLA, CAS


Career Column – Demonstrating Your Worth

How to Become Indispensable – By Vicki Voisin, AC P


Litigation Corner – Keeping Time

Billing tips for litigation paralegals – By Oliver M. Gierke

Legal Research & Writing – Something’s in the Oven
How Legal Writing Is Like Cooking – By Christy Hall Benson, CLA


My Specialty
Litigation Support
– By Sally A. Kane, Esq.




2009 eDiscovery Vendor Directory


Ask the Listserv

Association Notes


Products & Services


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