James D. Crosby – James D. Crosby, Attorney at Law

Civility? Really?

Civility, across the broad arch of a career, is a successful and lucrative business model. I believe it will enhance your professional career, better serve your clients, make you more profitable, and keep you sane…more

| Business Torts, Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Intellectual Property,...

Trial Tactics - Sometimes Simple is Better

Trial Tactics. A simple, streamlined approach will not work in all cases. The facts, the law, the amounts at stake and the forum in which the case will be decided will dictate the approach in any given case. But, sometimes,…more

| Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Commercial Law & Contracts

California State Courts Complicit in Civil Discovery Abuses.

Civil litigators publicly decry discovery abuses, but candidly acknowledge them as, increasingly, a regular part of civil practice. And through no fault of their own, California state courts are becoming complicit in these…more

| Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts

Social Media, Attorneys and . . . . Bob Dylan.

Common, negative impressions about social media are being re-examined, quickly, by smart attorneys. The interconnected world of social media is here to stay and, if approached wisely, presents huge potential for servicing…more

| Intellectual Property, Law Firm Marketing, Science, Computers, &...

Attorneys and Social Media

Why do many attorneys so readily dismiss social media? A basic reason, that is not necessarily endemic to attorneys, is that it is easier to rely upon old lines of thought that serve one well than seek out new ones…more

| Intellectual Property, Law Firm Marketing

Attorneys and Social Media - The World You Are In!

Many attorneys react vehemently to the rise of social media? Some don't like the blurring of lines between one's personal, public and professional lives. Some fear the interconnected, horizontal, and no longer hierarchical,…more

| Intellectual Property, Law Firm Marketing, Science, Computers, &...

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