Archives for June 2008

BC Legislation Services Compared

Posted by Steve Matthews on

One of Stem Legal’s first clients was Quickscribe; a local BC company who offers an exceptional hard copy and web-based update service for provincial legislation. Although the vast majority of Stem clients are lawyers or law firms, I’ve always tried to make a few exceptions, especially when the concept was interesting or the people enjoyable to work with. Mike… more »

Lexmonitor is Pretty Cool

Posted by Steve Matthews on

The crew over at law blog developer Lexblog have launched a new legal blog aggregator, Lexmonitor. It’s pretty cool! It’s also the type of tool that will help sell RSS technology within the legal industry.   For the unsavvy RSS user, it looks like a regular website with a massive amount of industry-based content, a big newspaper. And for the… more »

Number of LinkedIn Lawyers Up 98k in 2 Months!

Posted by Steve Matthews on

More evidence that LinkedIn is getting some serious traction in the legal market. Back on April 14th Kevin O’Keefe, builder-o-law blogs, told us that 118,000 lawyers were signed up with the service. He used this search to demonstrate the rate of adoption. As of tomorrow, that post of Kevin’s will be 2 months old. And I’m here… more »

John Christiansen Joins JD Supra as New VP Business Development

Posted by Steve Matthews on

Big news out of JD Supra camp this morning. John Christiansen, former Director of Key Accounts for CT Summation, has been appointed Vice President of Business Development. [press release] Not enough can be said about what John brings to the table for JD Supra. Having spent the past 12 years with Summation, John knows the legal… more »

Welcome Koplow Law Firm

Posted by Steve Matthews on

Following up on a recent Stem news item, I’d like to also offer a more informal blogging welcome to new client Koplow Law Firm. Based out of Phoenix, Arizona, the firm was founded by partners Lawrence Koplow, with a  core area of practice including Arizona DUI law. From the release: Lawrence Koplow is a former DUI and… more »

FLBWatch.com Update

Posted by Steve Matthews on

Two new blogs were added last week to FLBWatch.com, the site I created working with Stem client Ron Chapman, himself a West Palm Beach lawyer. Those newly added blogs were: Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Blog Harry Hackney Florida Law Blawg Launched in January, the Florida Lawyers Blog Watch offers a single page aggregation of the 50 most recent postings by… more »

Blog Revival!

Posted by Steve Matthews on

At long last, I’m home & back to blogging. During the second half of May, I spent 10 of 15 days on the road. Great experiences, but certainly tough on the personal time management equation. In mid-May, I attended my inaugural set of ABA LPM meetings in Santa Fe. The big news there was the opening of the magazine Archivesmore »

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