Airtable – Free Cloud database spreadsheet

Airtable aims to improve productivity and organizing data. Airtable is a spreadsheet-database hybrid i.e., the features of a database are applied to a spreadsheet. The fields in an Airtable table are similar to a cell of a spreadsheet, but have types check-boxes, phone numbers, and drop-down lists, and can reference file attachments like images. Airtable

Podio – Application Builder

Keep files, discovery info, client details, and meetings connected and accessible on the go.  Podio Podio is a cloud-based collaboration service that was founded in 2009 and acquired by Citrix in 2012. Podio supplies a web-based platform for organizing team communication, business processes, data and content in project management workspaces. Users can also select business…

Bluebook Citation Generator

Are you a law student with an impending deadline? Need to create citations in the Bluebook style?  Try Cite This For Me’s free Bluebook legal Citation Generator, which will have the whole thing done for you within seconds, automatically. Citation Generator

Eight Free Acrobat XI Actions for Legal Pros

Actions, a feature of Acrobat X and XI Pro, are a powerful way to standardize processes by automating routine, multistep tasks. Actions may be extended via JavaScript so that operations not found in the program itself may be created. Thus, it is possible to deliver unique capabilities via an Action. In the Acrobat X timeframe, I…

Hide Your Name When Printing Outlook Emails

When you print an Outlook email–whether your own or someone else’s–your own name appears by default in large text at the top of the printout. This is awkward if you are printing emails as a delegate, or are using them as exhibits to a motion. How do you get rid of it? For some reason,…

California Debt Collection Laws

Statute of limitations for open accounts, written contracts, domestic and foreign judgments: Contract (in writing), 4 years Code of Civil Procedure § 337(1) Contract (oral or not in writing), 2 years Code of Civil Procedure § 339(1) Open Book Account, 4 years Code of Civil Procedure §§ 337(2), 337a Account Stated, 4 years Code of…

The Bluebook v. California Style Manual

For many years, the California Style Manual has served as the official guide for styling citations to legal materials in documents filed with state courts in California. Effective January 1, 2008, however, California Rule of Court, Rule 1.200 provides: Citations to cases and other authorities in all documents filed in the courts must be in…