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ABA Opinion 498: Virtual Practice Reality

April 21, 2021


COVID has redefined the way law is practiced but hasn’t alleviated any ethical responsibilities…only complicated them. The ABA recently reaffirmed this notion in a Formal Opinion outlining Model Rules for the virtual practice of law (#498) issued March 10, 2021. These guidelines compel all attorneys to secure their tech infrastructure and ensure compliance from all […]

  • April 21, 2021

What Law Practices Need to Know to Protect Clients’ PII

November 19, 2020


While most of us were taking part in our nation’s democratic process, hackers on the Dark Web were playing a role, too, and it had nothing to do with politics. I wish I could say that it was all about trolling voters with sadistic memes and bombarding them with spam calls, but the reality is […]

  • November 19, 2020

Top 4 Cyber Myths – How Lawyers Can Separate Fact from Science-Fiction

November 12, 2020


As the CEO of GlobalMac IT, I’ve come across more than a few creative, nasty and wicked hack examples that our clients and prospective clients have shared. I can’t count how many times I’ve felt the pain of a managing partner when I read about their law practice suffering a cybersecurity nightmare due to their […]

  • November 12, 2020

A Day in the Life of a Cybercriminal

November 5, 2020


Morning You wake at 6 am and get ready for work.  With a fresh cup of joe in one hand, remote control in the other, you turn on the tube – soaking in today’s top news headlines. Your job depends on staying up-to-date; leveraging current events helps you connect with your prospects. You hop on […]

  • November 5, 2020

IT Insurance – 007 at Your Service

September 24, 2020


The senior partner of a firm had just called our emergency line and told us his laptop and iPhone were stolen just minutes ago from a small café in Paris, France (not to be confused with Paris, TX). I couldn’t help slightly grinning, knowing all of his client data was both completely secure and backed […]

  • September 24, 2020