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Mergers and acquisitions ("M&A") are unique transactions that have the power to improve productivity, change the nature of an entity's business and realign the size of an operation. While beneficial for many reasons, these transactions also tend to confuse many legal professionals. In essence, though, they're relatively simple in both logic and definition. Once the basics are understood, the transactions become a lot clearer... Continue Reading
BDO Global recently published its fifth annual "Inside E-Discovery and Beyond" survey. The survey is created from input from 100 senior corporate attorneys from businesses across the United States. One of the survey's main reports is that corporate E-discovery spending is likely to increase next year... Continue Reading
Many attorneys, at some point in their career, take on temporary legal positions while serving as document reviewers. These positions have grown steadily over the years as the e-discovery industry has done nothing but thrive and boom. But, even so, numerous lawyers wonder if there is a workable career in the document review field... Continue Reading
Writing samples are an integral part of the application process for nearly every lawyer position out there. This holds true no matter if you're fresh out of law school or a seasoned practicing attorney. If this is the case then, why not work to ensure you submit the best writing sample that you possibly can. In almost 30 years of experience in placing attorneys in rewarding positions, we've seen many writing samples - good and bad. Below are a few tips to make sure you fall into the "good" category... Continue Reading
As recently reported in NW Lawyer, the Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) is now offering its members access to Fastcase. This is a legal research platform in addition to the already offered Casemaker. Please find both platforms here. WSBA has contracted with Casemaker for over 13 years in order to provide its members with a free legal research tool. The Board of Governors recently requested WSBA to conduct a review of other available research platforms... Continue Reading