ABA TechShow 2008: JD Supra Everywhere

Greetings again from the floor of the ABA TechShow in Chicago, where earlier I had the pleasure of meeting Jordan Furlong, in his own words: "a lawyer and legal journalist specializing in law practice innovation, legal business trends, and the changing landscape of the legal profession." (He is currently Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Bar Association’s… Read more »

ABA TechShow 2008: The Keynote Address

I am running from one great event to another, here in Chicago at the ABA TechShow 2008, which is jam-packed with presentations by some of the greatest minds in legal technology today.  I just attended the fascinating keynote address by Marc Rotenberg, entitled "Who’s Watching You? A Conversation About Privacy on the Internet."  Marc is the… Read more »

ABA TechShow 2008

JD Supra is a proud sponsor of the ABA TechShow 2008. It’s going to be a great event. Aside from the all-star list of speakers and programs,  you won’t want to miss the ABA TechShow After Dark on Thursday night, or Beer for Bloggers on Friday night.  I’ll be there. Shoot me an e-mail if… Read more »

“Magic Mike” Brings Out the Best in Elena Garella and Davis Wright Tremaine

When Seattle Center implemented rules prohibiting park performers from engaging in free speech activities without first obtaining a permit, and limiting the locations in which they could perform,  sole practitioner and JD Supra contributor Elena Garella stepped in. The District Court agreed with Elena and local performer, Magic Mike, that these rules violated the First… Read more »

Amicus Curiae Win the Day in the WikiLeaks case – Claimed publication of confidential and forged bank records not sufficient to shut down website

Can publication of confidential and allegedly forged bank records justify shutting down an entire website? Apparently not – thanks to EFF and other public interest groups. Yesterday, Judge Jeffrey S. White dissolved an injunction that locked the wikileaks.org domain name and disabled the WikiLeaks website. Among the most interesting aspects of this decision: EFF and… Read more »