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Technology Law and Legal Technology. Dennis Kennedy is one of the few technology lawyers who is also an expert on the underlying technologies. Dennis an award-winning leader in the application of technology and the Internet to the practice of law. DennisKennedy.com gives you access to a wide variety of Dennis Kennedy's resources on legal technology, his writings, his well-known blog, DennisKennedy.Blog, and information about how you can have Dennis speak to your organization or group.

Dennis Kennedy is one of the most knowledgeable legal technologists you will find. - Michael Arkfeld.

Dennis Kennedy, a lawyer and legal technology expert in St. Louis, Mo., has been a significant influence in the ever-evolving relationship between lawyers and the Web. - Robert Ambrogi

Sorks and Other Network Varmints Join Worms and Phish as IT Issues to Worry About

I love this article from Network World about the impact real-world animals can have on computer networks. As if there isn’t enough to worry about in the electronic world, now we learn of the dangers from rodents, such as the Swedish sork, and other animals to computer and communications systems.
The article brought a tiny tear of nostalgia to my eye because my very first legal technology column ever (for Lawyers Weekly USA) was called “The Case of the Malfunctioning Modem,” in which I showed how I applied my Sherlock Holmesian diagnostic techniques to find that a squirrel had chewed up the phone line to my house.
My favorite quote:
“We have to send out service men on a daily basis to take care of the damage being made by the woodpeckers,” he says.
The money quote:
“I’ve actually seen armored cable chewed through.”
[Originally posted on DennisKennedy.Blog (http://www.denniskennedy.com/blog/}

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