Wednesday, August 31, 2011

College students stumped by search engines, research finds
Study: LinkedIn top social media site for journalists | Articles
Is Ontario's Legal Establishment Scamming Law Students? Andrew Langille's thoughts on resolving the articling crisis.
The Black Hole of 9/11 Ten things from the last decade that were more important than 9/11 - like the response to it.
Judge allows one G20 class action lawsuit to seek certification, while staying a second one
Canadian companies and social media — Slaw

Monday, August 29, 2011

10 Most Hated Industries In America: Gallup And I've already worked in 3/10 of them.
What is good character for lawyers? A clearer definition is expected in 2012.
The elusive brass ring In 2011, 12.1 per cent of LSUC applicants failed to secure an articling position within 1 year.
Judge blasts kids’ for suing mom over birthday card - Kids represented by father, whose obviously divorced.
Ugly? You May Have a Case - why not offer legal protections to the ugly, as we do with other individuals?

Sunday, August 28, 2011

Is a Carjacking an Automobile Accident? Downer v. Personal Ins: Drive-bys not an auto accident, but a carjacking is.

Saturday, August 27, 2011

Hurricane Irene: Apps for Your iPad, iPhone, iPod of Android to Track Storm - ABC News
Disaster Modelling - Hurricane hits New York Could Irene be the country's worst national disaster? [vid]

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Research In Motion's BlackBerrys To Be Android-Compatible

Monday, August 22, 2011

Next Chapter in Law Buzz Litigation. Tycho Manson starts his own suit to identify anonymous posters.

Sunday, August 21, 2011

The Bully Goes High Tech: Protecting Students in the Internet Age – Part 2 — Slaw

Saturday, August 20, 2011

Data-Crunching Program Guides Santa Cruz Police Before a Crime -
The Best in Digital Marketing Panel of judges pick the top firms in Canada.
Best study ever: Wasting time online boosts worker productivity -

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Google Backing Of DIY Legal Forms Will Force Lawyers To Lower Fees - Forbes

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Kuwait teachers to get cash for using Twitter and Facebook Incentive used to improve communication with students.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Google’s Mapping Tools Spawn New Breed of Art Projects
Seven Creepy Experiments That Could Teach Us So Much (If They Weren’t So Wrong)
Legal beef: Sara Lee, Kraft escalate wiener war - The Globe and Mail
Lessons law firms learnt from the Great Recession
His First Jury Trial "My career as a trial lawyer began a long time ago somewhat traumatically."
Norway's terror, the world's problem With an unexpected swipe vs. Mr. Ezra Levant (he's getting popular, you know)

Sunday, August 14, 2011

The Bully at School Goes High Tech – Part 1 — Slaw ABA Panel on US Jurisprudence regarding Cyberbullying.

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Canada's poor ranking in access to courts a wake up call: Chief Justice World Justice Institute placed Canada 9/12
Supreme Court chief justice backs protest against immigration minister's comments

Friday, August 12, 2011

Why Facebook and Google's Concept of 'Real Names' Is Revolutionary - Alexis Madrigal - Technology - The Atlantic
How to Build a Business in a Crowded Market | Starting a Business & Succeeding in an Overcrowded Market, Startup Advice
Aggression during G20 rally ‘perpetrated by police,’ judge rules - #g20report #g20
Sewage treatment plant to be named "Ezra Levant" Pretty sure that wasn't intended as a compliment.

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Immigrants love UK more than we do Across country, ethnic communities emerged as heroes of the riots

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

In Memorandum: Wendy Babcock 1979-2011 He chided me recently about not practicing human rights law, where I was needed
How Many Clients Do Sleepy Lawyers Hurt? Lawyers need to move to evidence-based law - for practice management.

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

London riots underscore the problems of Britain’s young underclass - The Globe and Mail
Family Matters on CHEK Tv News media segment on @familymatterstv
Political Animal - A timeline of events

Monday, August 8, 2011

The Perils of Social Media @LeeBerlik thought about quitting the Internet as a result. But he didn't.
Klout for lawyers: Does it matter? The sophisticated answer: I'll focus on the relationships I build and nurture

Sunday, August 7, 2011

Should Breivik be Released after 21 Years in Prison? — Slaw

Friday, August 5, 2011

How to Become a Social Media Rockstar | Social Media Mafia Still comes down to strategy and tactics, as it always has.
Slides from decision-making session are now up:

Thursday, August 4, 2011

@slaw_dot_ca is live blogging at the ABA Annual Meeting in Toronto. 1st post is up: #ABAAnnual
ABA Annual Meeting Gets Under Way in Toronto, Features Prominent Jurists I'm heading there this morning.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

UK Government drops website blocking Legalising non-commercial copying would meet reasonable consumer expectations
Minnesota School Faces Lawsuit Over Racist 'Wigger Day'
Lawyers Weekly: "Family litigants without lawyers" Which is why our tv show is going to be a hit:
Lawyer faces hearing for ‘uncivil’ behaviour -
Wife sues RCMP officers over fatal shooting - The Globe and Mail

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Federal court rules human genes can be patented | The Raw Story