We continue our Friday round-up of what is newest, best and brightest at FindLaw.com. Below, you will find this week's offerings from various areas of FindLaw's unique content, including: core legal content, blogs, news and case law. Take a look at what's new:
FindLaw Consumer Blogs
- So You Want to Be an Organ Donor: Social media giant Facebook made it easier this week for its U.S. users to become organ donors. But you don't need Facebook to sign up for the potentially life-saving program. FindLaw's Law and Daily Life explains the simple steps to become an organ donor, and why you should also tell your family.
- 5 Things You Must Do After Writing Your Will: If you have assets and property that you want distributed after your death, it's best to create a will. But a will alone may not be enough to carry out your final wishes. FindLaw's Law and Daily Life suggests five things, in addition to a will, that you may want to include in your estate planning.
FindLaw Legal Professional Blogs
- Supreme Court Approval Rating at a 25-Year Low: The High Court has reached a new low, as a new survey shows a continuing decline in Americans' opinions of the Nine. So why are more citizens showing contempt for the Supreme Court? FindLaw's U.S. Supreme Court blog dissects the numbers and offers some insight.
Law Firm Management
- Time Tracking and Billing Apps for the Lawyer's Mobile Phone: Goodbye paper, pen, and wristwatch -- hello smartphone! New smartphone apps are changing the way lawyers track their billables. But is it time you do the same? FindLaw's latest Law Technology article gives an overview of what billing apps can and can't do, and what you should consider before making the switch.
-- Andrew Chow, FindLaw Audience Team