Here’s a link to the programme page for this year’s Alternative Legal IT Show at The Belfry – 15 & 16 September. Consultants Peter Owen and Chris Bull, plus Carol Skinner of Lewis Silkin, Steve Sumner of Taylor Vinters, Duncan Eadie of Foot Anstey, Phil Wood of Bristows, Paul Lowe of Darbys and Simon Clarke of Michelmores are on the advisory board. Linetime Limited is the headline sponsor.
When Chris White, Global CIO (chief information officer) of Clyde & Co joined the top 20 UK firm two years ago, he had to make a business case for greater investment in technology and set up a global technology board to increase the levels of engagement from within the business. The firm now has a larger IT budget, senior leaders from within the firm who act as technology ambassadors, and a global strategy. Here, in this episode of Talking Tech, White tells associate editor Caroline Hill how he has achieved that at the same time as cutting IT costs.
Monday, August 10th, 2015, 5 PM London / 12 Noon EDT Enhance lawyers’ productivity from smartphones and tablets with the Mobile Helix LINK app: • Open an email & view an NRL attachment • Send […]
Seminar: Reducing SQL Server Costs Whilst Improving Resilience – The SAM Club in conjunction with DH2i – 9 September, London
The SAM Club, in conjunction with DH2i, invites you to a breakfast seminar “Reducing SQL Server Costs Whilst Improving Resilience” on Wednesday, 9th September at the Strand Palace Hotel, London UK (http://www.strandpalacehotel.co.uk/explore-with-us/location/). Breakfast and registration […]
The US State of Georgia calls a legal publisher a “terrorist” for publishing the state laws of Georgia
More proof – of proof were needed – that politicians and lawyers don’t “get” the internet…
Veale Wasbrough Vizards (VWV) just announced that it is to deploy LexisOne from LexisNexis Enterprise Solutions to replace its incumbent Civica Galaxy practice management system. The solution will also deliver insightful data to facilitate accurate business reporting and timely, strategic decision-making. LexisOne will be implemented across the firm’s offices in London, Bristol and Birmingham.
Two become one: Pinsent Masons takes majority stake and technology rights in cloud compliance joint venture Cerico
It was described at its launch as a “unique marriage” but Pinsent Masons today went one step further and announced that it is to acquire a majority stake and all technology rights in Cerico, the cloud-based compliance joint venture which it launched in conjunction with IT consultancy Campbell Nash two years ago.
Cerico, which is deployed on Microsoft Azure’s cloud platform, automates the compliance processes that businesses need as a result of legislation such as the Bribery Act and the Health and Safety at Work Act.
Brodies highlights ISO 27001 certification and tech investment as it reports 11.2% revenue growth to £57.9m
Having continued to invest in technology over the past financial year Brodies has unveiled an 11.2% increase in its 2014/15 turnover to £57.9m, with highlights including becoming one of the first UK law firms to achieve certification to the 2013 version of ISO 27001 for its information security management system.
The top 60 firm, which saw its profits grow by 14.2%, was awarded the ISO accreditation in November 2014 for its information security management system.
Opening for an Information Security Analyst (with Risk Assessment experience and CISSP) to join our IT Risk team. Summary Clifford Chance is one of the world’s leading law firms, helping clients achieve their goals by […]
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Job Details Reporting to the Operations Manager (Collaboration, Telecoms & Conferencing), the Collaboration Service owner is primarily responsible for the day-to-day support and technical leadership of both operations & engineering as well as longer-term service […]
Key skills: Financial reporting, Agile, user stories & user cases and Business Objects. As part of project delivery you will be accountable for Business Analysis tasks such as documenting process maps, gathering and documenting requirements, […]
Key skills: BI reporting, SSRS, QlikView, ETL tools, SQL, Agile. Reponsibilities • Business Intelligence reporting( for internal and external customers) • Reporting using SSRS and QlikView. • Use ETL tools to accurately import, convert and […]
Now where was that critical legal document stored? Iron Mountain and IDC survey reveals archiving chaos
General counsel have long privately expressed nervousness over their data storage arrangements and an information management survey published today (24 July) suggests they have good reason.
Global records giant Iron Mountain and market intelligence group IDC, which surveyed 1,011 members of senior and executive management involved in data archiving in organisations of over 500 employees, found that just 12% of companies have a uniform process to identify what data gets archived, meaning 88% of companies may face difficulties identifying and accessing important information when they need it.
Job Details About Clifford Chance Clifford Chance is one of the world’s leading law firms, helping clients achieve their goals by combining the highest global standards with local expertise. The firm has unrivalled scale and […]