October Solo Small Firm Networking Events

September 27, 2017

Solo Small Firm Section networking meetings are a great opportunity to connect with your peers, as well as a practice management and technology discussion forum. The meetings are open to all CBA members, not just Solo Small Firm Section members, the sponsoring entity. Colorado Springs routinely offers CLE credits, although sometimes there is no formal agenda, […]

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Are Your Files Safe from Ransomware? Test Them!

September 25, 2017

By Doug Striker If only the masterminds behind ransomware attacks and other malicious cyberattacks would put their energy into world peace. I think we’d have that nut cracked in about six weeks. But sadly, the bad guys continue to use their techie talents to steal and disrupt. And law firm security measures don’t seem to […]

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Solo Not Alone: Consulting Lawyers and Other Professionals When Starting Your Own Firm

September 21, 2017

By Damian J. Arguello There is an old adage that virtually every lawyer has heard: A lawyer who represents himself or herself has a fool for a client. This can be especially applicable when a lawyer decides to open up his or her own practice. There are a multitude of steps that any new business […]

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Reasons to Revisit and Revise Your Business Plan

September 19, 2017

A common misconception about business plans is that once they are written they cannot (and should not) be revised, edited, or changed in any way. In reality, business plans are documents that should be written and then revised as needed as a business grows and evolves. It’s practically impossible to compose a business plan and […]

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Casemaker Tips and Tricks for September

September 14, 2017

Each month we will be bringing you a few tips and tricks for making your research with Casemaker that much more efficient. This month — archived session laws, saving searches, emailing documents, and more.  For more Casemaker tips and tricks follow them on Facebook, Twitter, and via the Casemaker blog. More Archives Casemaker offers Archived versions of not […]

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Colorado Insurance Law Center Reminds Colorado Companies to Consider Purchasing Business Income Insurance to Survive Catastrophe

September 12, 2017

By Damian J. Arguello Colorado is home to some of the most cutting edge and fastest-growing businesses in the nation. To keep their competitive edge, local business owners have made significant investments in real estate, people, processes, and equipment. The recent hailstorm in the Denver area, particularly the damage it caused to the Colorado Mills Mall […]

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One Law Firm’s Results After Security Training

September 7, 2017

By Doug Striker I’m writing this story about a law firm that recently launched security awareness training. I’m changing the names of the people and the firm to protect them from cyberattacks. Benjamin Stevenson, Director of Information Technology with Joseph & Joseph, has noticed a trend: current and prospective clients are increasingly asking for proof […]

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Tips for Gaining New Clients in a Competitive Market

September 5, 2017

One of the most obvious ways to consistently gain new clients, even if your law firm exists in a competitive market, is to stay one step ahead of your competition. This concept sounds quite easy. All you must do is understand what other solo attorneys are doing to gain new clients, and then simply do […]

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August’s Best of the Blogs

August 31, 2017

We know you are busy! So we read through numerous blog posts and find the best ones to share with you each month. Please let us know if you feel we are missing a particularly good. Quick Tips 3 Amazingly Useful iPad Tips for Lawyers Create Search Folders in Outlook Casemaker Tips and Tricks For […]

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September Solo Small Firm Networking Events

August 29, 2017

Solo Small Firm Section networking meetings are a great opportunity to connect with your peers, as well as a practice management and technology discussion forum. The meetings are open to all CBA members, not just Solo Small Firm Section members, the sponsoring entity. Colorado Springs routinely offers CLE credits, although sometimes there is no formal agenda, […]

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