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Guest article: Are we ready for ESI ?

by Tracey Stretton, legal consultant, Kroll OntrackThe economic downturn has damaged corporate performance and as a consequence companies are more carefully analysing expenses as budgets become more constrained. Like other expense centres in a corporation, […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 16th Dec 2008 at 8:17 am No comments

Something for the weekend

To end the week on a light note… as it is that time of the year when we reach for the mouse and start shopping online (well those of us who don't have a branch […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 12th Dec 2008 at 5:49 pm No comments

Something for the library and information services departments

Responsibility for the UK Statute Law Database transfers today from the Ministry of Justice to The National Archives where it will be brought together with the existing official legislation publishing responsibilities of Her Majesty’s Stationery […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 12th Dec 2008 at 4:21 pm No comments

Orange Rag traffic hits new high

What a difference a year makes. Visitor figures for The Orange Rag blog have hit a new high. The total number of visitors (measured as distinct URLs) has increased by 40% from 11,000 in November […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 12th Dec 2008 at 11:16 am 3 comments

LSSA and LSC trying to be friends

The Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA) has announced an agreement with the Legal Services Commission (LSC) to govern how changes in LSC policy will be communicated to – and implemented by – LSSA members. “I think […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 11th Dec 2008 at 11:19 am 4 comments

New UK standard for electronic evidence

BSI British Standards has published BS 10008: Evidential weight and legal admissibility of electronic information – Specification. The standard sets out the requirements for the implementation and operation of electronic information management systems, including the […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 10th Dec 2008 at 8:27 am 1 comment

Only 11 suppliers in the next Law Soc Guide

Orange Rag sources report that there are likely to be only 11 suppliers listed in the upcoming edition of the English Law Society's Software Solutions Guide – compared with the 15 featured in the 2008 […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 9th Dec 2008 at 10:58 am 3 comments

IRIS buys AlphaLaw

The IRIS Group are still on the march with the acquisition on Friday of AlphaLaw – we're still awaiting a formal announcement however last Friday (4 December) Simon Meehan sent this letter out to the […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 8th Dec 2008 at 10:37 am 22 comments

Aderant claim 'next generation' win

Aderant say they have scored a significant win in the battle of the 'next generation' ERP/practice management systems against Elite 3E with the news that Allens Arthur Robinson – which has 1500 users across 14 […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 8th Dec 2008 at 8:35 am No comments

First rollout announced for Nflow's DDS 2.0 system

nFlow today announced that an installation of its widely reported next generation DDS 2.0 digital dictation system has been successfully completed for 100 users at top 50 accountancy firm Johnston Carmichael.  nFlow DDS Version 5.0 […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 5th Dec 2008 at 12:46 pm 6 comments

Bighand launch 3rd generation mobile platform

BigHand, the digital dictation workflow systems market leader, today announced what it believes to be the most advanced and complete set of mobile dictation capabilities yet available within the digital dictation market. The update is […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 5th Dec 2008 at 10:17 am 12 comments

Issue #5 of American Legal Technology Insider out now

The fourth issue – December '08 – of the American Legal Technology Insider newsletter is out now. Click on the link to download your free copy as a 409k PDF file. Top stories include the […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 3rd Dec 2008 at 3:22 pm No comments

OUP launch online titles

Is this the start of a new force in legal publishing? The law publishing department at the Oxford University Press (OUP) has launched 3 new online services: Oxford Reports on International Law – Planck Encyclopedia […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 3rd Dec 2008 at 9:16 am No comments

PISCES publish two new standards

PISCES yesterday published two new standards…• Lease Delivery Standard Version 2.0• Portfolio Information Exchange (PIE) – opens for member review until 22 December Lease Delivery: Based around the exchange of data between a Legal Advisor and […]

Added by Charles Christian on the 2nd Dec 2008 at 10:10 am No comments

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Added by Charles Christian on the 1st Dec 2008 at 6:57 pm 8 comments