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Cloud - New Buzzword, Old Legal Issues
Posted on 11 Nov 2011 by Peter S. Vogel

Many readers agreed with my recent blog that the Cloud is a new label for old technology - "think connecting to a mainframe over telephone lines," and I encourage you to read my November eCommerce Times column about some important Cloud... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: How to Avoid Cloud Contract Disasters
Posted on 3 Dec 2013 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel | A bad cloud contract can devastate any business, and a recent article “ 8 sure-fire ways to screw up a cloud contrac t” should be a wake-up call, but unfortunately many businesses learn the hard way. By way of example... Read More

The Litigation Data Avalanche: Time To Move To The Cloud?
Posted on 12 Oct 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By Matthew Gillis and Steven Berrent For those of us who are trying to look down the road and see where the litigation technology industry is headed, it might be instructive to take a look back in time to an unlikely example: the law firm mailroom... Read More

Cloud Computing - Ancient Technology Solution with a New Name
Posted on 21 Oct 2011 by Peter S. Vogel

Use of remote computers has been around since at least 1964, but the current marketing buzz called Cloud Computing might make you think there's something new. However Cloud Computing is merely the newest label for the 1964 remote computing service... Read More

VIDEO - 10 Commandments of IT Contracts
Posted on 5 Jul 2011 by Peter S. Vogel

My 30+ minute video about the 10 Commandments of IT Contracts is available for viewing thanks to my friends at Financial Management Network (& parent SmartPros Ltd .). For more than 30 years I've negotiated and litigated hundreds of IT contracts... Read More

LexisNexis® Legal Business Community Podcast featuring John Watkins and Roy Hadley Jr. of Barnes & Thornburg LLP on Cloud Computing
Posted on 9 Feb 2011 by Tina George

On this edition, John L. Watkins and Roy E. Hadley Jr. of Barnes & Thornburg LLP discuss some of the top issues in cloud computing, the different types of cloud services and what companies need to consider when considering cloud computing. Copyright... Read More