Law Students + Technology Understanding = Success

Legal Cheek recently published an insightful interview with Professor Colin Ettinger, a professor at The University of Law (in the UK) and a partner at Irwin Mitchell. The interview provides notable advice for young lawyers and law students on technology skills and knowledge necessary to survive in today’s legal market.

Copyright Battles Over The Internet Of Things (IoT) [ABA Landslide Cross-Post]

At this year’s Consumer Electronic Show (CES), the Internet of Things took over the show floors—pushing aside 3D printers and pulling ears away from Sony’s hi-res audio initiative. The Internet of Things, or IoT abbreviated, is all about leveraging wireless technologies to enhance the interoperability of objects and items that consumers interact with on a daily basis. Single-use coffee pods, cars, smoke detectors, power outlets, light bulbs, and more have all been transformed to communicate both with each other on a local level and across networks miles apart.

5 Ways To Make Legal Jobs Come To You With LinkedIn

LinkedIn continues to play an important role in job opportunities. I’ve received a number of opportunities to interview with companies because of some simple techniques anyone can implement on their LinkedIn profile. A staggering 94% of recruiters use LinkedIn as an essential social media tool.

It’s time to take the next steps towards improving your social media presence, and LinkedIn should be your first priority! Here are five ways to make legal jobs come to you with LinkedIn.