Tech Book Roundup: Google apps, social media, the iPad, and more!

Wondering how you can use your iPad in the courtroom? Stymied about using social media as evidence? And how about Gmail and Google Calendar–can they be used by law firms?

Brand new technology books from LPM are here to answer these questions–and more!

Google Gmail and Calendar in One Hour for Lawyers  WEB_Google_GmailCalendar_big

Millions of corporations, small businesses, solo lawyers, large and small law firms, and government agencies have “gone Google.” Find out why these organizations moved from hosting their own e-mail servers–and in some cases calendars and documents–to using Google Apps. Google Gmail and Calendar in One Hour for Lawyers is designed as a step-by-step guide for lawyers to learn what features and functions are available in Gmail and Google Calendar, as well as related services such as Google Voice and Video, Hangout, and Call Phone. In just one hour, you will learn in plain English how to transform your law practice by using these powerful Google tools to save time and money.

 

Social Media as Evidence: Cases, Practice Pointers, and Techniques WEB_SocialMedia_Evidence_big

For lawyers, the proverbial “smoking gun document” of the pre-internet era has given way to the “smoking gun tweet.” In recent years, Facebook, Twitter, blogs, and other social media channels have become an evidentiary gold mine for impeaching witnesses and undermining a company’s litigation position. Social Media as Evidence: Cases, Practice Pointers, and Techniques will assist any lawyer who encounters social media in their daily law practice.

 

 

 

iPad in One Hour for Litigators 5110751_big

More and more lawyers are choosing to take their iPads to trial—with amazing results. Bestselling ABA author and iPad expert Tom Mighell’s latest book, iPad in One Hour for Litigators, will help you transform your iPad into a powerful tool in the courtroom, at mediation, and beyond. This essential guide discusses all the steps of trying a case with an iPad, from pretrial docketing and legal research to depositions and evidence presentation.

About Lindsay Dawson

Lindsay Dawson (@lawpracticetips) is Marketing Manager for Book Publishing at the ABA Law Practice Management Section. A full list of books published by the ABA Law Practice Management section can be viewed here: http://bit.ly/uHTFmO.

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