Category Archives: eBriefs

eBriefs 2019 – You STILL Don’t Know What You’re Missing

Digital Legal Reports or e-Briefs

I heard this statement in a totally different context in 2013 and shortly thereafter wrote a blog about its application for our industry – “You don’t know what you’re missing until you know what you’re missing.”  More than five years later, even as hyperlinked briefs gain in popularity, this statement often still rings true. In […]

eBriefs – Novelty or Necessity?

Judge orders hyperlinked documents

One response I often hear from attorneys regarding why they don’t submit eBriefs is, “My brief doesn’t warrant an eBrief”. I used to just accept this at face value, but then I began asking myself, “What kind of brief does warrant an eBrief?” eBriefs have been around for quite some time, and in their infancy, […]

Wait, eBriefs Are How Easy?

eBriefs: Hyperlinked Legal Documents (PDF)

So you made the decision to submit a hyperlinked eBrief. Now what? First of all, congratulations on helping your judge, clerk or other trier-of-fact easily review your filing. In most cases, you and your team have put in countless hours actually writing the brief, and the thought of now preparing an eBrief is probably not […]