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?
May
12
2017
Hosting Tabs3 in the Cloud – Overview, Benefits and What You Need to Know. Tabs3 is a long-standing legal billing and accounting solution used by law firms. It’s well known in the legal industry as a robust billing and accounting platform backed by well-a regarded support team at STI (the company that makes and supports […]
May
08
2017
How and why your law firm should move Time Matters to the Cloud. Thousands of law firms use Time Matters to manage their practice. Time Matters, a leading legal practice management software application owned by LexisNexis, has stood the test of time: It’s powerful, flexible and used the world over. Even the new-kids-on-the-block, the web-based […]
May
07
2017
How much should you pay for cloud hosting for your law firm? While price is often the factor that firms look at first, it's not the only factor. So you are comparing apples-to-apples when evaluating cloud hosting for your law firm, here is a breakdown of what you should consider.
May
01
2017
Moving PCLaw to the Cloud – From the Perspective of a Law Firm Advisor. As an advisor to many law firms throughout the US I’m often asked about moving PCLaw to the Cloud. I work with law firms large and small: from brand new solo startups, to teams of attorneys breaking away from BigLaw to […]
Apr
27
2017
Hosting Worldox in the Cloud – Overview, Benefits and What You Need to Know. Many law firms today, in both the US and Canada, use Worldox to keep their documents and emails managed. Worldox is a long-running document management system (DMS) that to it’s credit: has stayed useful and relevant to this day. Today, though, […]
Apr
26
2017
How and why your law firm should move ProLaw to the Cloud. There are dozens and dozens of software applications that purport to help law firm’s manage their practice. From long-running legal case management and billing applications to the new generation of cloud-based (web-based) practice management solutions. Today, many law firms still use ProLaw to […]
Apr
24
2017
Moving Tabs3 to the Cloud – From the Perspective of a Law Firm Advisor Let’s talk about the real-world of moving Tabs3 to the Cloud. As a Legal Technology professional, I help many law firms understand their technology needs and map those needs to real-world solutions. The drivers of these conversations that I have with […]
Apr
19
2017
Security and compliance options, more computing resources and more added to the #1 Private Cloud for Law Firms. We’re excited to announce the latest generation of Uptime Practice, the #1 private cloud for law firms. As announced in a recent press release, this latest generation of Uptime Practice comes packed with tools to help law […]
Apr
19
2017
Hosting Time Matters in the Cloud – Overview, Benefits and What You Need to Know. If your law firm uses Time Matters, you know that it’s a mature, robust Legal Practice Management system. But in today’s age, law firms need to be able to manage their practice anytime, anywhere: and without the need for expensive […]
Apr
17
2017
How and why your law firm should move PCLaw to the Cloud. Many law firms use PCLaw to manage their practice, bill their clients and manage their accounting. PCLaw is a powerful, long-running Practice Management and Accounting software solution by LexisNexis. Today, the legal software market has seen a lot of newcomers: cloud-based software that […]
Mar
22
2017
At Uptime Legal we’ve worked with hundreds of law firms and thousands of legal professionals. One thing we’ve frequently seen firms struggle with, as their firm grows, is: internal documentation – internal policy and procedure. It’s challenging to create internal firm documentation to begin with, and more so to maintain that documentation as your firm […]
Mar
07
2017
What is the best legal practice management software for 2017? 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. From cloud-based, to server-based, from case management to billing and accounting: This […]
Feb
02
2017
If you’ve never seen it, The Profit is a television show on CNBC where entrepreneur and CEO Marcus Lemonis finds, invests in and fixes failing or struggling businesses. We, the audience, get to watch as he comes in and applies his business principles to bring companies back from the brink and into profitability. It’s as […]