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    January 19th, 2010

    ♫ A moment of despair
    That forces you to say that life’s unfair
    It makes you scared of what tomorrow may bring
    But don’t go giving into fear ..♫

    Lyrics and music by: Stone, Greenberg, Daniel Pierre, recorded by Joss Stone.

    This is a post on today:

    You may wonder what human rights has to do with Internet Explorer. Prior to the earthquake in Haiti, the news was filled with the cyber-attacks on Google. The latest attacks on Google’s network appear to have originated in China, reported ComputerWorld in a post dated Jan 12, 2010 and were directed at the Google accounts of human rights activists in China. ComputerWorld stated:

    In a blog post Tuesday, David Drummond, Google’s chief legal officer, said that attacks have forced the company to “review the feasibility of our business operations in China.” Google, continued Drummond, is “no longer willing to continue censoring our results on, and so over the next few weeks we will be discussing with the Chinese government the basis on which we could operate an unfiltered search engine within the law, if at all.”

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    This entry was posted on Tuesday, January 19th, 2010 at 11:47 am and is filed under Issues facing Law Firms, Law Firm Strategy, Leadership and Strategic Planning, Technology, Trends. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

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    2. Lida Says:

      Great post. I am facing some of these issues as well..

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