As technology advances so do our options to communicate. Before there were written languages we negotiated verbally around the campfire. [...]
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By Steven G. Mehta As many of you know, I am a big proponent of the IPAD. Last Friday, the [...]
By Steven G. Mehta Ever wonder which video conferencing service is the best for your needs. Well the Guide listed [...]
Recently I gave a lecture about social media and suggested that people need to watch what they say because it is being used in legal proceedings. In fact, we discussed the issue in the seminar whether it is the standard of care to investigate social media in a case. I also wrote a post about useless comments on Facebook. So I decided to show some useless posts that have many legal uses and implications. In other words, posts that are really embarassing that shouldn't have been put up in the first place. I thought I would put the post and then some advice along with it.
After I wrote a post about using the Ipad in mediation, I have had several requests to identify other applications that might be useful for a mediator or attorney. So today, I thought I would do a brief review of Speedtext HD.
For several months, I have been using the IPad during my mediations and I thought I would report the results of how it is going. I must say that the IPad has and will continue to revolutionize the way that we as mediators and lawyers work. I have been on a quest to try and make myself completely paperless and with the IPad I have achieved that goal. The reality is that the IPad can be used in many ways and can be customized to your specific needs. Here’s how I have been using it.