Legal Current
Legal Current is a podcast from Thomson Reuters, Legal, that features information and commentary on the business and practice of law.

Topics: Arthur Miller discusses the nomination and confirmation hearing for Elena Kagan, for a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court; attorney Anthony Davis talks about trends in risk management for law firms, and more.

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Topics: The market forces affecting the global legal profession, the litigation outlook for the BP oil spill and more.

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Monica Bay, editor-in-chief of Law Technology News, discusses her May 2010 cover story in LTN titled "Social Media: Risks & Rewards."

To read Bay's article in LTN go to http://bit.ly/ltnsocialmedia.

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Russ Herman, author of "Courtroom Persuasion: Winning with Art, Drama and Science," published by Thomson Reuters, Legal, discusses the techniques of persuasion used by lawyers, what works and what doesn't, and provides some historical perspective on persuasive speaking.

More information on Russ Herman is at http://bit.ly/d6SAV.

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Topics: The UK election aftermath, life sentences for juveniles convicted of violent crimes, techniques of courtroom persuasion and more.

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Direct download: LegalCurrent60110.mp3
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Mark Medice, director of Peer Monitor for Hildebrandt Baker Robbins, discusses the PMI for the first quarter of 2010, regarding law firm performance. He discusses the "mixed signals" in the latest report regarding law firm demand and the factors that look encouraging and those that are lagging.

For more information about the latest PMI, go to http://bit.ly/bA0TJk

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Topics: Law firm performance for the first quarter of 2010, the nomination of Elena Kagan to the U.S. Supreme Court, plain packaging for cigarettes.

For show notes and timecodes, and more information on Thomson Reuters, Legal, go to legalcurrent.com.

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Topics: Arizona immigration, animal cruelty, advice for new lawyers, state constitutional law.

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Direct download: LegalCurrent050310.mp3
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Mark Medice, director of Peer Monitor for Hildebrandt Baker Robbins, discusses the PMI for the fourth quarter of 2009 and 2009 as a whole, regarding law firm performance. He discusses demand for law firm services and how firms positioned themselves in a challenging environment. And, how firms are plotting their strategy for 2010.

For more information about the latest PMI, go to http://bit.ly/bR1njG

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Direct download: LegalCurrent_Q409PMI.mp3
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Thomson Reuters IP Solutions released a World IP Today Report titled Alternative Energy Powers Up. This podcast features an interview with the author of the report, Sue Cullen, Ph.D., IP Consulting Services director for IP Solutions.

The report can be accessed at http://bit.ly/ipaltenergy

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Direct download: LegalCurrent_AltEnergy.mp3
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