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Sam Rozenfeld

NALS: 4 Sure Ways to Get Ahead in 2016

Make a fundamental investment in your expertise in 2016. We spoke with Jenny Tucker, owner and author of, The Paralegal Place, to get her take on this annual tradition. Ms. Tucker’s recent post, “10 Top Career Resolutions for the New Year,” got us thinking about more practical ways today’s paralegals can make real changes that

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Sam Rozenfeld

Tech Advice for Legal Professionals

Are you apprehensive about incorporating mobile technology into your work or frustrated with colleagues reticent to try anything new despite the promise of greater efficiency? A little social therapy may help. A trusted blog for legal professionals helps readers safely explore new options and share ideas on what works with strategies for effective usage –

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Sam Rozenfeld

For Whom the Fraud Tolls

Telephone fraud has been going on for a long time. It became prevalent in the 1960s, when DTMF (Dual-Tone Multiple Frequency) dialing was being introduced to replace pulse dialing from then-current rotary phones. Crafty individuals educated themselves and fabricated handheld red, black, and blue boxes that could generate the necessary tones to alter the target

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Sam Rozenfeld

Legal Firms can get more from VoIP systems

Your office phone can be a powerhouse of technological resources at your disposal if used to its fullest potential. For example, voice communications that your law firm engages in may be a good use of a Call Recording feature. This often included feature allows your law firm to document the verbal consent of any person who’s agreed to participate in a recorded call. This provides easy proof of legal compliance with specific local laws and statutes.

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Sam Rozenfeld

Is Your Company’s Data in Good Hands?

Bigger is better, or so we’ve been lead to believe. Business leaders often rely on the prestige of big name service providers for added confidence in making a selection without considering the big picture. You may feel secure in signing a collocation agreement with a recognized brand, but the reality is you are not absolved

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Best, Vanderlaan & Harrington Law Firm

DLS provides consistent up time and prompt communication explaining issues in the rare event issues arise. We have the ability to immediately reach real and competent people in the United States for support issues; 99% of our support issues are resolved at the first tier level. We like the flexibility of their PBX phones to

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Sam Rozenfeld

The Right Technology Can Help Independent Physicians Thrive Under ACA

Nearly half of all independent physicians participating in the 2015 Independent Physician Outlook Survey stated that they’re likely to sell their practices to a large health care provider and exit the industry within the next decade. The ACA (Affordable Care Act), also known as “Obamacare” has created a highly uncertain future for independent physicians across

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Sam Rozenfeld

Embracing Freedom Because of Virtualization in the Private Practice

No one begins their private practice with the hope of being mired in administration. Yet, more than ever, practitioners are suffering through regulatory challenges and added costs associated with compliance. Electronic health records or electronic medical records (EHR/EMR) rules intended to facilitate the electronic exchange of health information seem to represents a major hurdle for

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Sam Rozenfeld

The Cloud is Changing Everything for Healthcare Data Management

Major changes are occurring in the U.S. healthcare industry, thanks to the Affordable Care Act (ACA). As part of the law, adoption of electronic medical records was intended to facilitate improvements in the care of patients, yet many providers are lagging behind or rushing to the wrong judgement. Enablement of the electronic records represents a

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Sam Rozenfeld

Is Your Business Prepared?

It is human nature to ignore the potential for something to go wrong, especially when you have never experienced it firsthand. However, a false sense of security can and does effect livelihoods. When a disaster strikes, few truly expect to realize incredible loss and inevitable regret from not having prepared well. Your Investment Your business

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Sam Rozenfeld

Follow the Crowd to the Cloud at Your Own Risk

Virtually everyone with a pulse on technology has heard the hype about “moving to the cloud”. Most people just assume that it’s the obvious thing to do in a world where they are virtually always online. I jumped on the bandwagon myself recently, checking out the latest version of Microsoft Office in the cloud, known

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Sam Rozenfeld

DLS Internet Services Races to Help Car Outlet Get Back to Business

At 3:20 a.m. one morning in March 2014, business as usual stopped for Total Finance, the loan division of Car Outlet, one of Chicago’s fastest growing aftermarket car dealerships and financing groups. Nearly 100 firefighters responded to the fire on West Irving Park Road that had engulfed the company’s offices, causing the entire roof to

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