If you are email tone deaf, or know someone who is, ToneCheck may be the tool you’ve been looking for (hat tip to LegalBlogWatch):
Did you ever receive an email from opposing counsel and think, “Who does this S.O.B. think he is, talking to me this way? Call off the settlement, it’s ON now, sucker!” Meanwhile, the person you now believe to be an S.O.B. of the highest order thought he was just quickly wrapping things up.