With a week to go until Christmas, this is the time for many procrastinators to start their panicked shopping trips. If you’ve got a lawyer on your list, and need some suggestions check out Monisha Yowell’s Tis the Season: Top 5 Gifts for the Lawyers in Your Life. The suggestions cover the techy, the traditional and the personal.

And while firms have probably already sent out their Christmas cards this year, Dennis Goris at AttorneyAtWork has some tips for firms wondering what to do next time, or whether its even worth still doing. 100 Percent Open Rate! Rethinking the Holiday Card says its still a great way for clients to be reminded of your services, and its a nice personal touch in an age of mostly electronic communication.