Note: This post was originally published by Loretta Ruppert.
The legal industry has some security reservations about using the cloud. Indeed, professional organizations task lawyers with the responsibility of ensuring the cloud technologies meet ethical standards for safeguarding data.
Despite this, as it often is with technology, the weakest link is usually people. As the chart nearby indicates, practicing attorneys in small law firms believe nearly one in every four law firm employees are already using cloud-based tools for work without the firm’s knowledge or approval.
Stay tuned! This is the second of five in a “Chart of the Day” series we are publishing over five business days. A comprehensive report on the rise of the cloud in the legal industry is forthcoming.
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