Feb
21
2018
Announcing the Latest Generation of Uptime Practice: Uptime Practice Generation 10 The most secure, best-performing, most legal-centric Uptime Practice Yet. We’re excited to announce the next generation of Uptime Practice, the world’s #1 private cloud for law firms. Generation 10 has been revamped and fine-tuned to meet the needs of law firms and the requirements […]
Feb
09
2018
Raising the Bar: 25 Things To Ask Your Legal Private Cloud Provider Every day, forward-thinking law firms ditch their servers and move to the cloud. We’ve seen more law firms make the switch to cloud-based platforms in the last 12 months than ever before, and the trend isn’t showing any signs of slowing. And it […]
Jan
18
2018
What is the best legal practice management software for 2018? There are a lot of options out there. Whether your firm is looking to implement its first legal practice management software, or your current legal software isn’t cutting it: We’ve got you covered. We work closely with hundreds of law firms across North America, and […]
Jan
03
2018
Hosting ProLaw in the Cloud – Overview, Benefits, and What You Need to Know. Many small and midsize law firms in the US use ProLaw to manage their clients, cases, documents and accounting. ProLaw, an Elite/Thomson Reuters product, is a long-time popular and powerful practice management tool. In the era of basic, simple web-based legal […]
Dec
21
2017
The Law Firm Cloud Experience – What does a Private Cloud Look and Feel Like from a User’s Perspective? I probably talk to ten new law firms every week. Sometimes less, others more: but each week I meet (usually by phone) a new law firm that is learning about or considering a move to the […]
Dec
20
2017
From Uptime Legal’s CEO What a year 2017 has been for law firms and for legal technology. In my last year’s Legal Technology Year in Review, I called 2016 a transformative year for legal technology and the practice of law. 2017 has proven even more evolutionary. If I had to filter everything we’ve witnessed and […]
Dec
07
2017
Uptime Legal is excited to announce a new edition to Uptime Practice, our award-winning private cloud for law firms: Uptime Practice Express Developed as a “Private Cloud Lite” offering, Uptime Practice is the latest addition to Uptime Legal’s cloud service lineup. Uptime Practice Express will host a single law firm application, such as PCLaw, Time […]
Oct
24
2017
In our recent joint press release, we and LexisNexis announced that Uptime Legal and LexisNexis have joined forces to deliver Time Matters and PCLaw in the Cloud. In this release, LexisNexis explains that more and more of their clients, users of their Time Matters and PCLaw software, have sought a cloud solution to host their […]
Oct
20
2017
The Perils of a Disjointed Legal Technology System Across the world, law firms are ditching their services and eliminating IT headaches by moving their firms to the cloud. Its a natural stage of evolution for law firms and their technology: the cloud allows law firms to get out of the business of dealing with IT, […]
Aug
31
2017
Managing a Law Firm with Time Matters Case Management. Managing a growing law firm is hard. As your practice grows, you have more clients, more cases, more appointments and more staff. The old tools and tricks to keep everything together won’t continue to work as your firm grows and evolves. What should you do to […]
Aug
23
2017
How and why your law firm should move Tabs3 to the Cloud. A lot of the law firms I work with use Tabs3 (and it counter-part: Practice Master) to manage their clients, their cases, their billing, their accounting and their practice. Tabs3 is a powerful, long-standing Practice Management and legal accounting suite. In the last […]
Aug
22
2017
2017 EDITION Nine Things your law firm must do to stay secure in the cloud. Cloud computing is rapidly transforming the way we do business and who we share our confidential client data with. On-premise IT infrastructures are costly burdens to large and small law firms alike, so it’s no wonder that many firms are […]
Jul
26
2017
Every so often, we like to highlight some of the amazing work our partners in the legal industry are doing. So, I recently sat down with Nancy Griffing and Ken Kennedy, partners at the 35*45 Consulting Group to learn more about them. 35*45 is a leading legal-centric consulting group whose founders have been serving the […]
Jul
07
2017
Options and Strategies for the best PCLaw Support. PCLaw, by LexisNexis, is a legal practice management and accounting software application. PCLaw has robust billing and accounting (or “back-office”) functionality, and great, lightweight case, client and calendar management (or “front-office”) functionality. Its very popular in both the US and Canada, both because of its maturity and […]
Jul
05
2017
Options and Strategies for the best Time Matters Support. Time Matters, by LexisNexis, is a legal practice management software platform. Time Matters focuses on “front-office” practice management functionality, including client and case management, calendaring, tasks, notes, billing and more. Its a solid product on its own, and offers more customization than any other legal software […]
Jul
03
2017
Hosting PCLaw in the Cloud – Overview, Benefits and What You Need to Know. Many law firms in the US and Canada use PCLaw to manage their clients, matters, time, billing and accounting. PCLaw is a long-running, popular Practice Management and Legal Accounting application that, to its credit, has been powerful, useful and relevant to […]
Jun
23
2017
Moving Time Matters to the Cloud – From the Perspective of a Law Firm Advisor Time Matters is a powerful, popular legal practice management solution used by law firms the world over. A LexisNexis product, Time Matters helps law firms manage their clients, cases, calendars, documents billing and more. I work with hundreds of law […]
Jun
22
2017
How and why your law firm should move Needles to the Cloud. Many law firms use Needles case management software to manage their practice–especially law firms that focus on Personal Injury. Needles is a long-running legal case management application that helps law firms manage their clients, cases, tasks, time and billing. And, in the era […]
May
24
2017
Moving ProLaw to the Cloud – From the Perspective of a Law Firm Advisor Let’s explore the prospect of moving ProLaw to the Cloud. As the legal technology advisor to many law firms, I’ve worked to understand and interpret the technology needs of my clients and find solutions to meet those needs. While each of […]
May
18
2017
What would you do if your law firm's data were held hostage? This is a real question that some law firms are having to deal with. One firm in Rhode Island lost 3 months of productivity, $700,000 in time they couldn't bill, and $25,000 in ransom they had to pay to be able to access their computers after being hit by a ransomware attack. The latest strain of ransomware is widely-known as WannaCry and is affecting computers around the world. How does it work, and what can your law firm do to protect itself from WannaCry and other potential ransomware attacks?