More new startup news, featuring a new partnership for myBarrister plus new funding and a new software release for XRef.
Thomson Reuters Elite, part of the Legal business of Thomson Reuters, just announced that Tikit, one of the largest independent supplier of technology solutions and services to global legal and accountancy firms, has signed on as an Alliance partner. Tikit develops market leading applications that allow legal and accountancy firms to drive real business value and advantage.
Thomson Reuters Elite’s Envision practice management system has secured its first win and go-live in China with mid-sized Hong Kong law firm Howse Williams Bowers. The firm’s CFO Kien Ng said prior to establishing Howse Williams Bowers, its partners had used Elite Enterprise at their previous firm and wanted a system that could deliver the same level of functionality but was also better scaled to meet mid-market needs.
It is a little ironic that although the United States now has a thriving “legal industry disruption” conference calendar, with LexThink, RelEvent and ReInvent Law to name just three, the drive towards creating a new legal paradigm – what some people call NewLaw (as distinct from Big Law) – is being held back by the profession’s own inherently conservative, protectionist attitude.
In today’s people news we feature legal IT and ediscovery new recruits and promotions in the US and UK at NetDocuments + e-know.net + Iris Data Services + Shepherd Data Services + Litéra
This week sees the launch of a new social media style platform for legal research, discussion and debate. Called My Learned Friend, it provides the ability for users to search for basic legal research information on an enquiry specific basis, then rate, comment on and add to the knowledge base for the benefit of the wider legal community.
Time for another round-up of new products from around the legal IT world from RAVN Systems + BAInsight + Red Rain Corporation + ETSOS + DocsCorp + IronBox + Mimecast…
Here’s our 16th submission to the Legal Industry Video Awards. This has been entered by Bellefield Systems and sets out the company’s belief in the need for mobile, record-anywhere time capture systems such as iTimeKeep. Co-founder and President Gabriela Isturitz adds “We are driven by passion and the beliefs in the science of simplicity. Committed to building mobile apps that attorneys want to use.”
RightFile Breakfast Event: Legal Project Management Technologies www.rightfile.com.au Friday 16 May 2014 7.30 am Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney Tickets are selling fast. Great speakers. No sponsors or vendor presentations. Just objective analysis and stories of […]
Before you pack up for Easter, here are a couple of events from BIALL and Iridium you might want to put in your diaries…
Catalyst Repository Systems just announced that the head of its South Korea office, Youngsoo Park, is the co-author with Jeongho Yoo of a just-published Korean-language book about e-discovery for business leaders. The book What Every Business Person Should Know about eDiscovery, provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of e-discovery.
Here’s our latest round-up of legal, ediscovery and legal IT sector apps. We’ve got paperless depositions from eDepoze + mobile DMS from Worldox + conveyancing from Red Rain in Australia + employment & benefits law from Mayer Brown + a UK guide to legal places from LexisNexis + Android time recording from Smart WebParts
QUICK FACTS Protected platforms –VMware esxi 5.1, Windows 2008 R2 Exchange 2010, SQL Server 2005, progress database Data Protected – client files and confidential information Competitors – Veeam, NetApp Challenges – Multiple geographical locations, incumbent […]
Our client develops applications for the professional services sector and are looking for a Migration Consultant who will be responsible for helping customers migrate their data from their existing legacy system to the new application […]
Our client is a Global Law Firm who is looking to recruit a Messaging Administrator to work at their London offices. The Messaging Administrator will possess advanced knowledge and proven experience of working within an […]