Sabina Smith, a LexisNexis news service editor turned artist, has sent in the following message “I am organising an Open Art Exhibition in September, so now am calling for artists to submit their work. I know there are many lawyers who dabble in the arts (and not just the dark ones) so would great to see if any will expose their inner talent to the outside world.” You can find out more about the exhibition (there is a £1500 first prize) here http://londonlegalsupporttrust.org.uk/our-events/just-art-2014/
So video may have killed the radio star, as Buggles once sang back in 1979 – but is telephone cold calling and email spam now killing direct marketing? I ask because over the past six months I’ve noticed a huge increase in the number of people signing up for the Insider newsletter using anonymous/generic Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo email accounts.
Two new cases studies – courtesy of LexisNexis Practice Management in Australia. The topics are: How Sparke Helmore developed an innovative solution to increase efficiency within the firm and improved client engagement and delivery on critical projects Sparke Helmore Visualfiles Case Study + How King Cain improved productivity, saved time and increased profitability
On the next webinar in the series, discover how RAVN Connect for Microsoft SharePoint 2013 makes your data more valuable by offering you a broad range of content enrichment options. Using worked examples of autotagging […]
Four new legal and ediscovery-related apps have hit our deasktop in the last few days from @LegalDiscovery + Smart WebParts + Morton Fraser + AirHelp
Time for another round-up of legal IT industry channel news, this week featuring Converge Technology Specialists, Andy Stokes, David Gallagher, DocuSign, Tikit, Databarracks, Albion Ventures and Egress Software…
Here’s our 7th submission to the Legal Industry Video Awards. This has been entered by Palo Alto-based international legal systems vendor Intapp Inc. The company says “To highlight and honor our growing customer community, each year we host a wine tasting event. The centerpiece of which are custom engraved bottles with each client’s logo. This video tells the story.” This entry has been submitted to Category 6 : Legal or Vendor Event Video of the Year Award.
With litigation funding in the news in the UK following what The Lawyer magazine describes as “the Excalibur fiasco” and the Association of Litigation Funders struggling to bring some order to the market, it is interesting to see a US technology start-up went live last month with the aim of streamlining the litigation funding process for law firms, funders and claimants alike.
The latest issue of the Internet Newsletter for Lawyers from Nick Holmes and Delia Venables is now published. Print subscribers will receive their print issues shortly.
The Legal IT Insider UK Top 200 Chart has just been revised (as at 5th March) – and we are also starting to populate a new category – Time Recording – with data. Tikit Carpe Diem is already in there and Intapp is on the way, so if you are a supplier of time recording software (including time recording integrated with PMS software) please feel free to submit your data. Email email@example.com
This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading London law firm who are experiencing continued growth. The firm are looking to recruit a highly skilled individual to take responsibility for driving forward practice management […]
QDiscovery LLC, a provider of electronic discovery and forensic technology services, today announced that is has partnered with Ji2, a Tokyo-based eDiscovery and forensic technology company focused on providing services for legal organizations in Japan, China and Korea.
Date: Tuesday 11 March 2014 – Time: 11:00 AM – 12:00 noon EDT Space is limited. Reserve your Webinar seat now at: https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/502635503 Consolidation has typically been a complex process that requires careful planning and […]
Donna Payne and the PayneGroup have just published* Microsoft Word 2013 for Law Firms. This book is undoubtedly the last word (no pun intended) on what is still the primary engine of law office automation. If you are responsible for managing the Word-based wordprocessing and document production operations within a law firm or legal department, then this 550 page book is for you.
Midlands law firm QualitySolicitors Talbots has opted for SOS Connect legal software from Solicitors Own Software (SOS) in a what is described as a six-figure deal. The firm, which is headquartered in Dudley and has six other offices across Worcestershire and the Black Country, has signed up to install SOS Connect for integrated practice and case management.