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Law Society: New partnership with Seedrs to help members crowdfund legal tech

The Law Society of England and Wales has entered into an exclusive strategic partnership with Seedrs, which will entitle its members to preferential rates on the partnership services that Seedrs offers.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 17th Oct 2017 at 4:01 pm No comments

Eversheds Sutherland selects cloud-based Lexis InterAction CRM to support newly merged firm

International law firm, Eversheds Sutherland LLP, has selected Lexis InterAction Business Edge, a comprehensive cloud-based CRM solution, from LexisNexis Enterprise Solutions

Added by Charles Christian on the 17th Oct 2017 at 9:08 am No comments

The Great Legal Reformation: Notes from the Field – an excerpt

The following is an excerpt from our regular contributor Mitchell Kowalski’s new book, The Great Legal Reformation: Notes from the Field which is now globally available via Amazon. We’ll be reviewing the book very shortly; if you’ve/when you read it, let us know your thoughts.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 17th Oct 2017 at 5:56 am No comments

NetApp becomes first LTC4-certified in-house legal team

More good news for LTC4, which announces today (16 October) that long time LTC4 champion NetApp has become the first in-house legal department to receive LTC4 certification.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 16th Oct 2017 at 2:04 pm No comments

Australian lawtech deal: Sparke Helmore Selects Intapp Time Ahead of Financial System Migration

Intapp today announced that Sparke Helmore, a major law firm with eight offices across Australia, has selected Intapp Time for total time management. Sparke Helmore will use Intapp Time as it looks to transform time recording capabilities for some 400 lawyers.

Added by Charles Christian on the 16th Oct 2017 at 8:30 am No comments

Allen & Overy Hires First Global Head of eDiscovery from EY

Allen & Overy just announced the appointment of Scott Robson as its first Global Head of eDiscovery. Scott, who will be based in A&O’s London office, joins from EY where he was an Executive Director in the Forensic Technology & Discovery Services (FTDS) group within the Fraud Investigation & Dispute Services (FIDS) practice.

Added by Charles Christian on the 12th Oct 2017 at 3:59 pm No comments

Comment: Unique challenges law firms face with regard AML/KYC compliance

Money laundering is of course nothing new. 2000 years ago, Chinese merchants in a bid to hide their wealth from rulers, would invest in businesses in different provinces. Since then the methods used by criminals has become ever more sophisticated, as have the methods used to prevent their crime; today, that’s in the form of ever more complex regulations that are being changed and updated fast.

Added by Charles Christian on the 12th Oct 2017 at 9:36 am No comments

ROSS Intelligence announces $8.7m Series A funding

As it makes a series of key hires and looks to expand into new product lines ROSS Intelligence has announced an $8.7 million Series A funding round led by iNovia Capital with participation by Comcast Ventures Catalyst Fund, Y Combinator Continuity Fund, Real Ventures, Dentons’ NextLaw Labs and Apple’s deep learning lead, Nicolas Pinto. We speak to CEO Andrew Arruda about what’s in store.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 12th Oct 2017 at 1:27 am No comments

Rajah & Tann Asia selects Luminance AI technology for M&A

Rajah & Tann Asia has adopted Luminance’s artificial intelligence technology to enhance its due diligence processes for M&A transactions following a competitive selection process. This marks another major win in Asia for the fast-growing AI platform.

Added by Charles Christian on the 11th Oct 2017 at 9:35 am No comments

Peggy Wechsler to become the first LTC4 ‘Lion’

If she wasn’t one of the biggest names in legal tech before we revealed she had been exited from ILTA she is now, so it’s no wonder LTC4 says it is “pleased to announce” that Peggy Wechsler has become the first LTC4 ‘Lion’.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 10th Oct 2017 at 6:58 am 2 comments

Am Law 100 firm Sheppard Mullin swaps out iManage for NetDocuments

In a major Am Law 100 iManage swapout for NetDocuments, 750+  attorney law firm Sheppard Mullin will replace its incumbent DMS for NetDocuments’ cloud platform across its 15 offices in North America, Europe and Asia, NetDocuments will announce today.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 9th Oct 2017 at 12:30 pm No comments

Herbies appoints LPM head for EMEA

Herbert Smith Freehills has appointed a legal project management (LPM) lead for Europe and the Middle East, with Mark Collins joining the firm to help drive the adoption of LPM on the Continent.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 9th Oct 2017 at 7:35 am No comments

Startup Corner: LawBid in Focus

Launched in August 2016, LawBid is an online legal matchmaking system that makes it quicker and easier for clients to find the right solicitor and enables solicitors to bid for more work. Here is what you need to know.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 6th Oct 2017 at 7:00 am No comments

Kira completes SOC2 certification

Kira Systems will announce today (5 October) that that the company has completed its SOC2, Type 1 reporting certification, providing customers with assurance about the security, availability, and confidentiality of the systems used at Kira to process their data.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 5th Oct 2017 at 9:20 am No comments

BT launches industry first regulatory tool

As we first revealed in the September Orange Rag, BT Global Services (BTGS) has launched an automated regulatory and obligations risk assessment tool that it estimates will derive up to 2000% ROI in year one and is understood to be a first among its competitors.

Added by Caroline Hill on the 5th Oct 2017 at 9:14 am No comments
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