The Lateral Leap
By Kylie Ora Lobell
Properly integrating lateral partners into your firm is critical to their — and your firm’s — success.

Legal Industry/Business Management

Corporate Social Responsibility Done Correctly
By Erin Brereton

Firms looking to initiate or augment a corporate social responsibility program may face a multitude of options — and an unexpected outcome." data-share-imageurl="" style="position:fixed;top:0px;left:0px;">

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Features


Human Resources Management

The Lateral Leap
By Kylie Ora Lobell

Properly integrating lateral partners into your firm is critical to their — and your firm’s — success.

Legal Industry/Business Management

Corporate Social Responsibility Done Correctly
By Erin Brereton

Firms looking to initiate or augment a corporate social responsibility program may face a multitude of options — and an unexpected outcome.

OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

Making Your DMS Migration (Relatively) Painless
By Jobst Elster

Experts weigh-in with tips for a seamless transition




Columns


BIG IDEAS: A MESSAGE FROM ALA'S PRESIDENT

The Power of a Plan

BP PERSPECTIVE: INSIGHTS FROM A BUSINESS PARTNER

Outwit, Outplay, Outlast: Surviving a DMS Migration

INNOVATIONS: FRESH THOUGHTS FOR MANAGING

7 Key Steps for Successful Succession Planning

TEST DRIVE: GADGET REVIEWS WITH BILL AND PHIL

Sony’s Aibo: The Future of AI and Robotics?




Departments


FACTS AND STATS

Quick Industry Takes

INDUSTRY NEWS: LEGAL MANAGEMENT UPDATES

GDPR Compliance and Why It Matters to Your Law Firm

TIPS AND TRENDS: INDUSTRY ADVICE AND DEVELOPMENTS

Bringing Effortless, Painless Transactions to Law




ALA Now


ALA FACES: MEMBER AND CHAPTER NEWS

Member and Chapter News
Rising Stars: Boston Chapter Makes Big Impact with Local Boys & Girls Club
2017 Susan French Scholarship Recipients Reflect a Year Later

AT ALA: ASSOCIATION NEWS AND EVENTS

Strategic Plan Update: Goal 2 — Increase Member and Business Partner Value
Financial Statement