“The median legal spend at U.S. organizations is 0.40 percent of revenues, compared to 0.15 percent for their global counterparts…”

May 24, 2017

http://www.corpcounsel.com/id=1202787039745/US-Companies-Are-Biggest-Spenders-on-Legal-Services-Globally?slreturn=20170424151945

“UTAH VALLEY EVERYDAY HERO Utah Valley Everyday Hero: Springville student recognized for helping prevent friend’s suicide”

May 24, 2017

http://www.heraldextra.com/news/local/south/springville/utah-valley-everyday-hero-springville-student-recognized-for-helping-prevent/article_5c7e2a90-1a53-59db-ad6a-ab253cbddf51.html

I just learned about xkcd today from a presentation on machine learning for lawyers . . .

May 22, 2017


“Since 2010 [vinyl record sales] in America have tripled….Vinyl accounted for 76% of total album sales in 1973; by 1994 [1.5%] as compact discs (CDs) took over.”

May 22, 2017

http://www.economist.com/news/business/21722232-only-two-firms-still-make-lacquer-discs-used-mastering-hunger-vinyl-means-chronic

“Business- and first-class seats account for only 13% of transatlantic passengers but provide half the revenue.”

May 22, 2017

http://www.economist.com/news/business/21722223-restricting-laptops-transatlantic-flights-would-have-badly-damaged-traffic-airlines-have