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Why is Email So Stressful, Even Though It's Not Actually That Time-Consuming?

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Why is Email So Stressful, Even Though It's Not Actually That Time-Consuming?

Without question, email become very burdensome for so many of us. To better understand why, Dorie Clark, an adjunct professor at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, undertook an experiment. Her findings changed her approach to email, and they might change yours too. Listen as NCBA... Continue Reading

08/17/2018


Unconscious Bias

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Unconscious Bias

Posted By Administration, Friday, July 13, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded Friday, July 13, 2018 What is Unconscious Bias, and where does it come from? NCBA Executive Director Mark Dobosz talked with Tracy Spears, founder of Exceptional Leaders Lab to find out. As gender and racial... Continue Reading

07/13/2018


Working With Your State's Attorney General

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Working With Your State's Attorney General

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, June 20, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded Wednesday, June 20, 2018 In many areas traditionally considered the exclusive responsibility of the federal government, the state attorneys general now share enforcement authority. A major trend of the... Continue Reading

06/20/2018


Navigating the Search Part 1: Finding Support Staff

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Navigating the Search Part 1: Finding Support Staff

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, May 9, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded Wednesday, May 9, 2018 Mark Dobosz interviews John Lassiter with Carolina Legal Staffing LLC on the topic of finding qualified support staff for your law firm. Mr. Lassiter discusses how and when to start... Continue Reading

05/9/2018


Handling a Law Firm Data Breach

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Handling a Law Firm Data Breach

Posted By Administration, Tuesday, May 8, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Corporate cyber breaches and attacks are in the news headlines across the world almost daily. In general, the legal industry has in remained below the standards for other industries in... Continue Reading

05/8/2018


CFPB’s Successor in Interest Rules Took Effect April 19, 2018

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CFPB’s Successor in Interest Rules Took Effect April 19, 2018

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, April 25, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Learn how the Successor In Interest ("SII") Rules may impact you and your practice. Presenters: Caren Enloe, Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers, LLP Caren Enloe... Continue Reading

04/25/2018


Seventh Circuit Joins Others on Debt Validation Requirements

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Seventh Circuit Joins Others on Debt Validation Requirements

Posted By Administration, Monday, April 9, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded Monday, April 9, 2018 The Seventh Circuit recently joined the Fourth and Ninth Circuits in holding that a debt collection discharges its obligation as to debt validation by verifying that its letters... Continue Reading

04/9/2018


Oliva v Blatt Update on the “Petition for a Writ of Certiorari” to SCOTUS Decision

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Oliva v Blatt Update on the “Petition for a Writ of Certiorari” to SCOTUS Decision

Posted By Administration, Monday, March 26, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded Monday, March 26, 2018 This podcast is a follow-up to the denied motion in the Blatt, Hasenmiller, Leibsker & Moore, LLC, petition for certiorari filed with the United States Supreme Court in the case... Continue Reading

03/26/2018


Arbitration: "To Arb or Not to Arb, that is the Question?"

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Arbitration: "To Arb or Not to Arb, that is the Question?"

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, March 21, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded March 20, 2018 Mitch Williamson provides an overview of arbitration as it relates to creditors rights practitioners. The discussion is to help provide a basis for making a decision as to whether... Continue Reading

03/21/2018


Solo Lawyer by Design

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Solo Lawyer by Design

Posted By Administration, Tuesday, March 20, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded March 20, 2018 NARCA Executive Director Mark Dobosz interviewed author Gary P. Bauer regarding his book Solo Lawyer by Design: A Plan for Success in Any Practice. Gary P. Bauer has been committed to... Continue Reading

03/20/2018


What's New in Social Media Marketing for Lawyers?

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What's New in Social Media Marketing for Lawyers?

Posted By Administration, Monday, March 19, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded March 19, 2018 As an attorney, there are a vast assortment of issues to consider when participating in social media, including tweeting jurors, messaging witnesses, friending judges, preservation of... Continue Reading

03/19/2018


The Latest on Law Firms Dealing with the FDCPA and Foreclosure Cases

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The Latest on Law Firms Dealing with the FDCPA and Foreclosure Cases

Posted By Administration, Monday, March 12, 2018Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2018 Recorded Monday, March 12, 2018 In a recent case in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, federal judge Judge Timothy J. Savage ruled that debt collection law firms are subject to the rules of the Fair Debt... Continue Reading

03/12/2018