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Global Law Summit/London

Dear Reader: From my long-time friend Stephen Denyer in London (Head of City and International at The Law Society) comes this: Dear Bruce:  Might I take a moment to emphasise how welcome all Adam Smith followers worldwide will be at the Global Law Summit taking place in historic venues across London in less than two weeks
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New Year’s Resolution (A Suggestion)

Still searching for a New Year’s Resolution? One that’s drop-dead simple to keep, at least? In the spirit of trying to be helpful to our loyal readers in all things, may we offer a modest suggestion: Simply subscribe to the Adam Smith, Esq. email list. By doing so, you can be sure you are among the
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In Dallas Wednesday 3rd December

Will you be in Dallas Wednesday, December 3 at 6:00 pm? If so, join me for discussion and cocktails around the emerging state of the law firm market. It will be at the historic Belo Mansion in the heart of downtown Dallas. From the description of the event: The “New Normal” is no longer new. On Wednesday, December
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In Chicago Thursday 20 November

Will you be in Chicago Thursday, November 20 at 6:00 pm? If so, you must come to what promises to be an engaging discussion about the rapidly evolving market dynamics of Law Land. Panelists will include: It will be at The Standard Club, 320 South Plymouth Court. From the description of the event: Join preeminent
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“Growth Is Dead” Events: Portland & Seattle

We’re following Horace Greeley’s advice and heading to the Pacific Northwest. Thanks to the generosity of our friends at the LMA Northwest, we’ll be presenting in both Portland and Seattle on “Growth Is Dead: Now What?” Both events are 8:00–9:00 am: Portland on Tuesday, September 23rd  at the offices of Stoel Rives; And Seattle on
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Happy Labor Day

   

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ABA’s Annual Listing of Top Law Sites

We blush (a near-cringe might be more accurate) to do this, but I suppose it’s incumbent upon us as a publisher in Law Land to let you know that the ABA is compiling its annual list of what they–with considerable assistance from people like you–think are the “top 100″ law-related websites. You can vote for any site(s) you
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NLJ’s 50 “Trailblazers”

The National Law Journal recently released their “2013 Legal Business Trailblazers & Pioneers” report, which I take it they intend to be an annual event, although this is the first of its kind. The complete report is here. According to Kenneth Gary, the Publisher, it’s “the inaugural list of p[eople who have truly ‘moved the
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Compensation Design

Come one, come all! Right here in New York: On Thursday, January 30th From 9:00 am to 4:00 pm At the AMA Executive Conference Center (48th & Broadway) I’ll be delivering the keynote address and participating in a day-long conference on Compensation Design for Law Firms. Among my fellow speakers and panelists will be: William
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Happy Thanksgiving

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