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SEC settlement offers lessons for legal counsel

December 12, 2019

Joseph J.Floyd and Marni J. Kaufman BridgeTower Media Newswires The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission recently entered into a cease-and-desist order with Juniper Networks, Inc., related to violations of the internal controls and recordkeeping provisions ...

Tips for less stress and more cheer at your family ­gatherings this holiday

December 12, 2019

The holidays can be a magical time, but sometimes we can dread get togethers because of all of the additional work involved. Sharing time together doesn’t have to be stressful, especially if you’re willing to make a few adjustments to longstanding ...

Who wants to be friends - with a judge?

December 12, 2019

Gregg Herman, BridgeTower Media Newswires On Jan. 13, 2020, the Wisconsin Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on the question of who can be friends with a judge – at least in the cyber world. The implications of the case may affect the use of ESM ...

How procrastinators can win at gift-giving

December 12, 2019

Courtney Jespersen, NerdWallet Check the calendar. No, this isn’t a dream. It really is December, and Christmas Day is staring you straight in the face. And if you celebrate Hanuk­kah, it’s coming even sooner. Where did the holiday season ...

Make technology ­competence a priority in 2020

December 12, 2019

Nicole Black, BridgeTower Media Newswires Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you already know that technology is changing the way that legal services are delivered. No matter what your practice areas, the impact of technology on the legal profession ...

How employers help ­workers save for rainy days

December 12, 2019

Liz Waeston, NerdWallet Everyone needs a rainy-day fund — your financial health depends on it. Your employer could help you build one. Many companies offer 401(k)s and other retirement plans, but until recently few had programs to promote short-term ...