Happy Halloween!

We’re big fans of math, statistics, and economic analysis. To that end, I thought I’d share an article to help you maximize your candy haul tonight. Maybe you’ll get lots of Kit Kat bars, the most influential candy bar of all time. For my readers in California, please be aware that in Hollywood, the possession […]

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Attorney vs. chatbot advice

Can an attorney be replaced by a chatbot? A “robot lawyer” chatbot, available in all 50 states since July, is promising to help you sue Equifax for the data breach without hiring a lawyer. I wrote aboutĀ the data breach last week, and pointed out the controversy over the arbitration clause that has since been resolved. […]

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Do what you love

Is it time to start your own business? I read with interest a thought-provoking piece about Elon Musk, written by someone who knows him well. He asserts that neither money nor intelligence are necessary to be successful. At first glance, this seems obvious. After all, there are thousands and thousands of people successful in the […]

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The Attorney Process

Lawyering is not one size fits all Two weeks ago, I met with a potential client. After an in-depth discussion of his issue, I gave have him my recommendations and explained the costs to proceed. He objected, stating that because I’ve handled that type of situation before, it should be trivial and quick. This underscored […]

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