ZyLAB, leading provider of eDiscovery and Information Risk Management solutions, today publishes a new whitepaper on fraud prevention and detection. The whitepaper ‘Breaking the Fraud Triangle’ provides legal and information risk management professionals with best-practices and recommendations for Fraud Triangle Analytics (FTA) to support their internal investigations on Big Data collections in order to prevent and detect fraud as early as possible.
Egress Software Technologies, the leading provider of email and file encryption solutions to professional services firms, is delighted to announce the selection of Egress Switch by Barcan Woodward to secure sensitive information shared with clients and external partners.
Although not yet formerly announced, Thomson Reuters Elite's Cary Burch will step down as CEO, with immediate effect. Burch joined the company in September 2010. A spokesman of the company confirmed this news to Legal IT Professionals and commented: "Cary Burch recently transitioned from the Elite business into a role within Thomson Reuters as a senior vice president of Innovation."
kCura, developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, today announced that Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth has licensed Relativity firm-wide. Stradling is a full-service firm with knowledge in a wide range of legal services, representing organizations in the public and private sectors.
Curry Popeck Solicitors has signed a five year contract with leading software provider, Advanced Legal (Advanced) to implement its flagship practice and case management system ILB. Advanced won the contract after a thorough tendering process that involved four other software providers.
One of the north-west's largest law firms - Asons Solicitors - has revealed record growth figures, in a challenging environment for legal services providers. Founded just 5 years ago, Asons recently employed its 250th staff member; all based at its central Bolton premises.
Leading Danish firm DAHL has chosen HighQ to provide a new permanent extranet and collaboration platform for its clients. DAHL uses HighQ Collaborate to securely exchange information, support client relationships and offer new and innovative online services to its clients. HighQ Collaborate allows the firm to quickly set up secure work spaces and communities providing authorised users outside of the firm’s network with secure 24/7 access to shared files, work product and project information.
LexisOne the official name for Project Nimbus
Collas Crill, the fast growing full service Channel Islands commercial law firm, has successfully deployed LexisOne™ - an enterprise-grade business management solution, powered by Microsoft Dynamics® AX – on schedule and budget.
A recent technology survey, conducted and published by ILTA (International Legal Technology Association), shows that HotDocs Corporation continues to dominate the legal market for document generation (document assembly) software. The 341 page ILTA publication shows HotDocs with a 60% market share among law firms that use document generation software.
Have you heard? Large law firms are merging left and right, in large part because law firm leaders are focused on immediate financial gains in an attempt to maintain appearances of profitability in an increasingly competitive--and global--marketplace. In fact, according to a recent Philly.com article, “there's a mini merger-and-acquisition boom unfolding. Altman Weil says there were 58 law firm mergers through the end of the third quarter, up 41 percent for the same period the year before.”
The reason for the rash of law firm mergers? Sheer shortsightedness and selfishness.
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