Do you have too many passwords to effectively manage? Fox Van Allen's article "Dashlane & LastPass Let You Change Multiple Passwords with a Click" shows you two password management apps that can help you. You can read his article here.
In this day and age, we use our smartphones for many different tasks, from online shopping to business applications. And because of this, you need to make sure your phone is locked down tight. To help us do this, Natasha Stokes' gives us some steps to take in her article "9 Steps to Making Your Smartphone Secure". You can read her article here.
With the holiday season upon us, the scammers will be out in force. Is that online deal really that good? Techlicious' Dan O'Halloran lists three online shopping scams to be aware of in his article "Watch Out For These 3 Holiday Online Shopping Scams". You can read his article here.
As our Law Library's last CLE program of the year, we are offering a 2-hour CLE next Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 9-11:00 a.m. on Drafting and Litigating Employment Related Agreements. This program will feature a discussion of documents involved in hiring and firing, including employment offer letters, employment agreements, confidentiality agreements, non-competition agreements, invention agreements, disciplinary documentation, termination letters, and severance agreements. The speakers will also offer suggestions for drafting employment documents. Click here for the Registration form and additional information about pricing.
Just a reminder that our Library, the Cleveland Law Library, is hosting a 2.5 hour CLE program on Ethics & Professional Conduct for Lawyers tomorrow. Registration begins at 1:00 p.m., and the program runs from 1:30-4:15 p.m. The price is $80.00 for members and $90 for non-members. Click here for the Registration form and additional information about speakers and topics.
"(A) The Court may order parenting coordination, sua sponte or upon written or oral motion by one or both parties, when one or more of the following factors are present:
(1) The parties have ongoing disagreements about the implementation of a parental rights and responsibilities or companionship time order and need assistance;
(2) There is a history of extreme or ongoing parental conflict that has been unresolved by previous litigation or other interventions and from which a child of the parties is adversely affected;
(3) The parties have a child whose parenting time schedule requires frequent adjustments, specified in an Order of the Court, to maintain age-appropriate contact with both parties, and the parties have been previously unable to reach agreements on their parenting time schedule without intervention by the Court;
(4) The parties have a child with a medical or psychological condition or disability that requires frequent decisions regarding treatment or frequent adjustments in the parenting time schedule, specified in an order of the Court, and the parties have been previously unable to reach agreements on their parenting time schedule without intervention by the Court;
(5) One or both parties suffer from a medical or psychological condition or disability that results in an inability to reach agreements on or make adjustments in their parenting time schedule without assistance, even when minor in nature;
Last week, the Judges of the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court voted to create a Veterans Court. According to Courtnewsohio.gov, the new Court will open next year, in January 2015. Some of the issues to which the court will be devoted will be "unemployment, post-traumatic stress syndrome, traumatic brain injuries, homelessness, drugs, and crime. ...Another goal of the Veterans Court is to forge partnerships among the Veterans Administration, public agencies, and community-based organizations, to generate local support." The Judges will possess discretion to transfer cases to the Veterans Court, "where the defendant will take part in the program for a minimum of 12 months. All felony-level cases that are eligible for probation (Community Control Sanctions/CCS) may be transferred to the Veterans Court, but priority will be given to high-risk, high-need veteran defendants."
Legal research on a mobile device has become easier as more and more sites are coming online. In the Bose Law and Technology Blog, Cheryl Niemeier lists eight subscription services apps or mobile optimized sites to get you started. You can read her article "Legal Research in Your Pocket: Fee-based Services" here.
You can never be too careful when you are surfing online. Fortunately, there are tools that can help you stay safe. Rex Santus lists eleven tools to keep us safe in his Mashable article "11 free tools to protect your online activity from surveillance". You can read it here.