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BlackBerry: A high-tech ball and chain for lawyers

December 22, 2005

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Perhaps the lawyers at Burns & Levinson don't know it's nicknamed the CrackBerry. That might explain why a partner at the Boston firm recently e-mailed a stern memo to his department, reminding lawyers that their BlackBerries -- the ubiquitous and addictive wireless handhelds that can send e-mail and make phone calls -- should be kept on after hours, on weekends, ... (Full article: 223 words)

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