Tag: Software

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Virginia Circuit Court determines sales of software and equipment exempt from sales tax

October 18, 2022

Via: LexBlog

In an opinion published on September 9, 2022, the Circuit Court of the City of Richmond held that a telecommunications equipment company was entitled to a sales tax refund on its sales of software, equipment, and related services sold to […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

How to Do Payroll in Illinois

August 19, 2021

Via: Fit Small Business

Illinois has state income taxes, with reciprocity agreements with nearby states to let employees pay income taxes for the state they reside in. The wage and labor laws closely follow federal regulations. We’ll cover how to complete payroll in Illinois, […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Best Payroll Software for Paying Contractors

July 26, 2021

Via: Fit Small Business

The best contractor payroll services help you pay and onboard independent contractors and collect the forms you’ll need for end-of-year tax reporting. Many even offer direct deposit at no additional cost. Before deciding on a service, it’s important to evaluate […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Google’s use of Java code was fair use, SCOTUS rules in Oracle copyright battle

April 5, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

Google did not violate copyright law when it copied a portion of Java programming language for use in its Android platform for smartphones, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday in a 6-2 decision. Justice Stephen G. Breyer wrote the majority […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Cybersecurity in 2021: Stopping the madness

March 8, 2021

Via: Info World

Marc Andreessen had it right – software has eaten the world. As a result, the world can be hacked. Just look at the past few months. The SolarWinds caper – the “largest and most sophisticated attack the world has ever […]

Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations

Email Marketing List Maintenance Best Practices

February 17, 2021

Via: Business News Daily

f you’ve been in business for any length of time, you know you need an email list. Email marketing allows you to develop a relationship with your customers and bring in more sales for your company. But building an email […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

2020 in review: Legal software for working remotely

November 23, 2020

Via: ABA Journal

2020 was my third year writing this legal technology column for the ABA Journal. When I put pen to paper—so to speak—to write my first column of the year back in January, I had no inkling of the upheaval and […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

How AI-Based Software Can Optimize Your Tax-Prep

July 8, 2020

Via: Entrepreneur

The way that technology has changed how we do business is fascinating, enhancing our ability to get more done with more accuracy than ever before. Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning are paving the way to a new future that […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

7 Best Recruitment Software Options for 2018

October 2, 2018

Via: Fit Small Business

webRecruiting software is used to help businesses find top talent by posting to job boards and keeping track of applicant resumes. It prevents you from having to maintain paper files as you go through the interviewing process. Many push candidate […]

Financing your Business

Small Business Accounting Software – Which one is The Best?

March 20, 2017

Via: Fit Small Business

For this guide we looked at all the top small business accounting programs and compared their features, pricing and customer support. Below is our recommendation for the best small business accounting software, and a detailed comparison of the three top […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

What happens to BigLaw when banks become software companies?

February 10, 2016

Via: ABA Journal Top Stories

For the latest in the ongoing debate between those predicting disruption for law firms, and those who see a slower evolution, see the report (PDF) from Georgetown Law and Ron Friedman’s response. Georgetown sees disruption; Ron is not having it. […]

Advertising & Marketing

What software products are essential to your law practice?

February 4, 2016

Via: ABA Journal Top Stories

At Attorney at Work, law practice management adviser Jared Correia notes how in the last few years, the ABA and 20 states have revised their ethical guidelines to take technology into account. “Lawyers who have traditionally prided themselves on buying […]