I had the pleasure of working with the folks at PacerPro this year to explore the power and direction of their SaaS model for managing and monitoring federal litigation. To merely say that efficiency is the core on which their flagship product is constructed would do it a slight disservice. There is much more to the platform and its potential than that. What resulted from my investigation is a white paper that details what PacerPro brings to the table and what it can do for law firms of all sizes.
A bit of a brouhaha was created today when The ABA Journal released its most recent installment of its The New Normal series. In it, Valorem Law Group’s Patrick Lamb asks and sort of answers a stark question – Does it pay to hire a law librarian? His response and rationale are provocative. Reaction to his opinions has ranged from indignant to snide in many cases. Now that we at iBraryGuy have had a chance to digest Patrick’s words, we have our own suggestion. Take them for what they are, one man’s opinion, but do not disregard them. In other words, swallow them with a grain of salt and a teaspoon of sugar. The Grain of Salt Lamb is not a librarian. A lot of what he says seems to be rooted in his own perceptions of what we do and a rather revealing survey in which some of our colleagues describe our value. The iBraryGuy team certainly disagrees with his