Our CEO answers a question found on Quora: How does he function and remain productive on less than a few hours of sleep per night?Read More
“Why do you sound so miserable?” my mother asked.
“I’m doing my time,” I explained.
She paused, then observed, “Prisoners do time, not lawyers.”Read More
Here's what happens when you grant anonymity to in-house and outside counsel and invite them to speak about their pet peeves with each other. Fantastic inside scoop!Read More
There’s an idiom that gets thrown around a lot in the business and investment community when it comes time for a business owner to sell his or her business, and that is:
“It’s hard for me to part with my baby."Read More
Client value and legal sourcing programs have become more and more prominent in both law firms and in-house. Firms are realizing that the selection of outside counsel involves a holistic evaluation of experience, quality, value and cost-effectiveness. Finding innovative ways to provide value and contain legal costs for clients while focusing on fostering client relationships and producing a high-quality legal product is crucial. For clients, measuring value and quality to help the selection process while achieving savings is a top priority.Read More
Here's your chance to ask prominent legal scholar and Viewabill co-founder Alan Dershowitz your burning question ON ANY TOPIC - and have him personally answer it for you.
Each week we will feature Alan's answers to the best of your questions, and as an added bonus, if your question is selected, we'll throw in some free Viewabill swag for you - because that's just the kind of start-up we are.Read More
Recently, somebody asked me, “What’s the biggest thing you struggle with, as an entrepreneur?”
There’s a story about one of the great Hasidic Jewish leaders of the last century, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson. Somebody once asked him how he managed to address the issues of ¾ of the world’s Jewish population, yet still be 100% present for an hour each day while having tea with his wife.Read More
By now, you’ve likely heard the news about a particularly nasty security vulnerability named “Shellshock”. Numerous articles have been published on this item, including a highly informative read from our trusted security Veracode.
In reviewing this vulnerability and subsequent exploits, we have every confidence that Viewabill’s systems and customer data were never exploitable, nor were they compromised. Notwithstanding, the Viewabill cloud, hosted by Amazon Web Services and Heroku Ruby on Rails, was immediately patched and updated to protect against any potential compromise in the future.Read More