DX, a leading independent mail, parcels and logistics end-to-end network operator in the UK and Ireland, has today released new research that shows 57% of legal professionals in the UK believe email constitutes the greatest security risk to their business, compared to just 24% who believe physical breaches pose a greater risk.
Firms who invest in technology and creatively price their work will be a success, was the conclusion of a panel discussion with successful and innovative legal firm leaders at the first annual LawTech Atlanta Conference, held Thursday, October 9. The panel included Shannon L. Copeland, COO of Hawkins Parnell Thackston & Young LLP; Bryan Harrison, Partner, Intellectual Property Litigation at Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP; Howard P. Janis, Director of Strategic
Upcoming events include annual Fall Workshop and several webinars
EDRM, the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, is preparing for a busy schedule of events this season. In addition to its annual Fall Workshop being held October 30-31, EDRM is hosting several upcoming webinars.
Orion Law Management Systems, Inc., a leading provider of financial and practice management software for law firms, announces Orion Version 4.6, an extensive update to the current Orion Version 4 Software, at the 2014 User Group Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. The User Group Meeting is made up of administrators, partners, accountants, IT and other professionals from law firms nationwide.
LexisNexis® Legal & Professional, a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today announced that it has acquired Moreover Technologies, Inc., a leading global content delivery service and provider of consolidated current awareness and media management solutions. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Thomson Reuters Elite, a leading global provider of enterprise business management solutions to professional services firms, today announced that ProLaw has received multiple honors in the New York Law Journal 2014 Readers Rankings. Voters named ProLaw as a top solution in the categories for best docket management, document management, and matter management.
Liverpool-based law firm, Bartletts Solicitors, is implementing the Proclaim Case Management Software solution from Eclipse Legal Systems.
Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, has stepped up its plans for the international expansion of Serengeti Tracker with the introduction of servers at its state-of-the-art data centre facility in the UK. The investment in the UK facility provides a comprehensive hosting service for Serengeti’s customers and underscores the company’s commitment to the corporate legal sector.
In recent years, technology has changed tremendously, affecting every aspect of our day-to-day lives, from how we communicate and interact with others, to how we shop, cook, travel and conduct business. Even so, many law firms continue to conduct much of their business just as was done in 1995, refusing to change their attitudes about client service to comport with 21st century expectations.
Now, this isn’t necessarily surprising, given that the legal field is oftentimes so traditional. After all, lawyers are trained to study past legal holdings and apply them to today’s legal problems.
Peppermint Technology, the legal technology innovator, has been made a finalist in two categories of the UK IT Industry Awards 2014. These prestigious awards are the benchmark for outstanding performance throughout the UK computer industry and are supported by Computing and BCS (The Chartered Institute for IT).
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