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Corporates not taking simple cost-saving measures in ‘megamatters’, report finds

Corporate legal teams are still largely not taking advantage of simple cost-saving measures that can reduce the heavy financial impact of ‘megamatters’, a new report from Wolters Kluwer finds.  In 56% of corporate legal departments (CLDs), the top 10 biggest legal matters account for between 20 percent to 40 percent of spend. But according to Wolters …

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Gartner’s magic quadrant for content services provides side-by-side analysis of legal tech players 

NetDocuments, IBM and iManage have come out as the top niche players in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for content services platforms (CSP), when measured by their ability to execute and completeness of vision. The niche players include legal tech vendor Objective, as well as DocuWare, Fabasoft and AODocs. In the leader’s quadrant for content services platforms is OpenText, along with …

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Interview: EY Core Law – ‘Pick and mix’ legal managed services for BAU

Legal IT Insider spoke to EY director Jessica Lazarus and legal business development leader Chris Pullen to find out about the launch of EY’s flexible legal managed services offering Core Law, which is targeted at SMEs but is finding traction among bigger financial services companies that are attracted by its ‘pay as you go’ approach. …

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Guest post – Cyber Security and the Legal Sector: Everything You Need to Know

By Paul Colwell, chief technical officer at CyberGuard Technologies Paul Colwell looks at the cost to the legal sector of cyber breaches; what law firms’ obligations are; and what steps they must take in order to respond to an ever-growing threat.   Why is the threat so significant? Law firms are increasingly targeted by a …

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