The mission of the committee is to:
A) Make recommendations to other committees and sections to provide CLE and other tools to assist MCBA members in enhancing their practices, adapting to technological innovation, and achieving reasonable technological competence in all aspects of their practices, including such matters as e‐discovery, artificial intelligence, data privacy and cybersecurity.
B) Develop information sheets, checklists, and other materials for members to use in making technology decisions in their practices.
C) Enhance protection of the public and our members by recommending best practices for the adoption of legal technology.
D) Consider ways in which new legal technologies can be employed to bridge the “justice gap” and provide better access to courts and legal services for those currently unable to afford lawyers.
Past Tech Talks:
The Internet of Things
By Ronald J. Hedges and Kevin F. Ryan
A Cybersecurity Guide for Attorneys, New York State Bar Association
GoToMeeting Q&As (Podcasts)
ABA Journal: Nicole Black Technology Articles
Finding treasure with litigation data analytics software - ABA Journal (July 2018)
Some choices for legal billing software that really pay off - ABA Journal (June 2018)
Here are tips to uncomplicate litigation fact management software - ABA Journal (May 2018)
Here's the lowdown on time-tracking software - ABA Journal (April 2018)
Here’s the lowdown on contract analytics software - ABA Journal (March 2018)
Here's the legal lowdown on document management software - ABA Journal (February 2018)