Here are some new legal IT events for your diaries from Tikit and Aderant – and we also ask: Do events organisers have diaries or check out what the rest of the industry is doing? The answer would seem to be “no”.
Chris Bailes and Satinder Soni of Control Risks explain the vital role played by IT professionals in the fight against major fraud. Fraud against businesses is rising at a rapid rate and losses to the UK economy are estimated to have reached £52bn(1) last year. According to the European Commission(2), over €1.1 billion of EU money has been recovered through fraudulent activities. The sheer scale and complexity of this issue can leave businesses feeling exposed.
This week’s startup is Signaturit, which is claimed to be the first e-signature solution to comply with the EU requirements for ‘advanced electronic signatures’ managed through any email client by allowing a fully legally binding, handwritten electronic signature through the likes of Microsoft Outlook, Apple Mail, Gmail and Yahoo! Mail.
HotDocs, Edinburgh & Utah-based document generation software company, just announced it has appointed Dave Lampert (pictured) as the President of its US Division. Lampert is tasked with building on the company’s previous successes and driving growth in its cloud offerings, including HotDocs Cloud Services, a hosted document-generation platform, Document Services, an SaaS application designed for small-to-medium-sized law offices, and HotDocs Market, the soon to be released marketplace for HotDocs-based legal documents.
This week’s new product upgrades and releases are from Aderant + Phoenix Business Solutions + Mitratech + DPS Software + Advanced Legal + DocSolid + Lexis Visualfiles + Nikec + BA Insight
With the ever-increasing threats of identity theft, cyber-crime and information leaks and with the upcoming new EU regulations, more firms are looking at ways to protect their data. This 20 minute webinar session will outline […]
Lots of channel news, including new alliances, new partnerships, new investments and new acquisitions featuring Chrome River & Grasp Technologies + Olympus & BigHand + Intapp & DW Reporting + Mitratech + DMGI & Ochresoft + Thomson Reuters & Neota Logic + Eclipse Legal & CRIF
Carol Sullivan, the founder/managing director of Divorce Negotiator wanted case management and legal accounts software that would help her manage and control her service as she started to build up her franchise network. This case study looks how LawFusion from Select Legal Systems was the answer to her problems.
Here’s a new case study on how AccessData recently worked with Utah-based law firm PIA Anderson Dorius Reynard & Moss LLC using Summation eDiscovery solution for collection, processing and review of ESI for an international arbitration. Working with AccessData’s team, PIA was able to complete the multi-country collection and processing of ESI in only four days.
Here’s our 35th submission to the Legal Industry Video Awards. This is is an animation video from Thomson Reuters Elite and is on the theme of Breaking Up is Hard to Do – How to Make the Switch to Elite. It is also one the few entries we’ve seen with some genuine humour (or humor as this is an American video) and using actors rather than company sales reps. This entry has been submitted in Category 3 : Vendor Marketing & Promotional Video of the Year Award – promoting the organisation, its products and its services to customers & prospects.
Two deals to report this morning: Walker Morris is going with Rekoop for time recording and Dentons are consolidating globally with LexisNexis InterAction for CRM.
by Cary Burch… So you want to introduce Big Data in your organization. Yet how big will your Big Data universe be? Will it be large, sweeping, and all-encompassing? Or will it be small enough to fit on Orion’s Belt? This post looks at something I like to call The Org 3.0. When we look to the future of our workplace, Big Data will have a primary seat at the table. Getting there, however, will not be without its challenges. The first of which is to thus define our Big Data universe, or perhaps more pointedly, which areas of the business we wish to impact.
Here’s a new case study from Safe4 on how Pitmans LLP is using Safe4 for secure digital document delivery within the firm’s New Homes department.
NetDocuments, the cloud-based document and email management systems provider, just it has secured a $25 million equity investment from Frontier Capital to accelerate NetDocuments’ increasing growth across the legal market.
Here’s our 34th submission to the Legal Industry Video Awards. This is is an animation video from LexisNexis UK demonstrating the key functionality of LexisDraft – the award winning drafting and reviewing toolbar for Microsoft Word, to customers and prospects in an informative and engaging way. This entry has been submitted in Category 3 : Vendor Marketing & Promotional Video of the Year Award – promoting the organisation, its products and its services to customers & prospects.