As Published in The Recorder, October 20, 2014
by Jack Trott, Esq., File & ServeXpress
Although technology is revolutionizing the legal profession, law firms are known to be late adapters when it comes to deviating from their long tenured and often outdated legal tools and firm systems. Ironically, attorneys quick to embrace the “latest and greatest” technology for personal use are often slow to do the same for their firms’ day-to-day operations.
In particular, technology is playing an ever increasing role in the discovery process i.e. e-discovery. In addition to streamlining the discovery process for many firms, technology has not only enabled online document storage but also transformed the service process. At one time, physical documents had to be manually delivered. Later, many firms began to serve documents via email. Many still do. Continue reading “Courts Are Moving To E-Service, Where Does This Leave You?”