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A product to automatically search unsearchable files

It is very possible that up to a third of the documents that a law firm has stored is unsearchable—or even unfindable. And some day, you’re going to need to find and search some of those.
What’s unsearchable? Image-based documents like faxes, scanned documents like PDF’s and TIFF’s and more. What&rsq ... (full story)

App voting. What could go wrong?

For the first time, 2018 will see voting via app. On the blockchain. Not on a large scale, but it is live and real and OMG. Cause, all data is safe. Cause, ask Facebook.
The state of West Virginia has contracted with a Boston start-up called Voatz (https://voatz.com) to enable certain registered voters, particularly military memb ... (full story)

Here comes Law 3.0

What if your law practice were an AI-driven robot that got everything right? Sure.
Why isn’t it? What’s in the way? What resists that? Why you do, of course.
According to some far seers in the biz, the coming “Law 3.0” wave envisions a legal field where the technology, business practices and restrictio ... (full story)

Conference looks to make Cleveland leader in blockchain tech

Cleveland is vying to become the center of the decentralized blockchain world with a weekend gathering of technology experts called “Blockland.”
Blockland is the brainchild of Cleveland entrepreneur Bernie Moreno and will attract presenters and interested parties from around the world, said Brian Ray, a professor at ... (full story)

Ohio Supreme Court creates interactive specialty court map

The Ohio Supreme Court, ever in the forefront of court technology, has put up an interactive online map that shows every specialty court in the state. The map is a quick and informative way for the public (or lawyers, researchers and teachers) to find whether an appropriate specialty docket exists in an offender’s jurisdiction ... (full story)