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In principle, you can use Bitcoin to pay for things electronically. But you can use debit cards, PayPal, Venmo, etc. to do that, too — and Bitcoin turns out to be a clunky, slow, costly means of payment. In fact, even Bitcoin conferences sometimes refuse to accept Bitcoins from attendees. There’s really no reason to …

The Abuse Stops With Us

Today we have a guest post from my wife, T. I offered to write this post on this topic because I am already in research mode with my graduate classes. I hope you read the entire post; I know it’s long, but I’ve written it for you. You who are in the trenches of the …

Watching Paint Dry

I wanted a job that was low maintenance with fewer hours and where I didn’t have to work with people. (Like many young and idealistic people, I used to always think I wanted to work with people, but I soon realized that there’s all kinds of people in the world, and every barrel has just enough …

Jobs Are Overrated?

Yesterday, I had my second meeting with my career coach. I engaged a career coach to find opportunities that would leverage the skills I developed as a lawyer, but that didn’t have all the icky stuff that comes with being a lawyer. Could there really be a job out there that would allow me to …

What Can You Do With a Lawyer?

If you’re anything like me, you spend a lot of time considering how you might spend a life after law. Surely, there are things we can do other than practice law, but I have found that after 16 years of practicing law, I am so entrenched that I have the devil of a time coming …