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Upgrade deadline looms for firms using Microsoft Office 2010 and 2013

Microsoft has confirmed that, as of 13 October 2020, users of Microsoft Office 2010 will no longer be able to connect to its Office 365 service, and there are also implications for Office 2013 users. Stephen Brown from Lights-On Consulting talks us through the impact.

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Deloitte Legal partners with Conception X in move to combine domain expertise with deep tech

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Deloitte Legal partners with Conception X in move to combine domain expertise with deep tech

In a move that promises to tie up domain expertise with venture science, Deloitte Legal has become the exclusive legal and professional services partner of technology entrepreneurship programme Conception X, a venture builder that trains PhD students to create deep tech startups.

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Hyperscale Group launches fixed-fee efficiency optimisation service

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Hyperscale Group launches fixed-fee efficiency optimisation service

Hyperscale Group has launched a fixed-fee legal team efficiency optimisation service, as CEO and founder Derek Southall tells Legal IT Insider: “Efficiency in legal is the holy grail but the problem is that no one is giving a service, they are all obsessed with innovation, and to provide the right service you need the whole range of skill sets.”

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Something for the Legal IT Weekend: Why you should get paid danger money in legal tech and the limitations of mobile working

So it’s been a challenging week, thanks to a broken ankle and a reliance on crutches but I’m far from alone – it turns out legal IT is a dangerous business! As we ease into the Legal IT weekend here are some of your rather dodgy coping strategies.

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Something for the Legal IT Weekend: Why you should get paid danger money in legal tech and the limitations of mobile working

So it’s been a challenging week, thanks to a broken ankle and a reliance on crutches but I’m far from alone – it turns out legal IT is a dangerous business! As we ease into the Legal IT weekend here are some of your rather dodgy coping strategies.

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The January Orange Rag is out now!

Eversheds Sutherland International has selected iManage – we speak to IT director Will Jenkins. Plus we speak to Dentons’ global CIO Marcel Henri about selecting 3E and delivering on the firm’s five-year IT strategy. And so much more!

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Comment: Happy Privacy Day – Fines Quadrupled in 2019 v. 2018

Keith Lipman, founder and president of Prosperoware, looks at the widening net of data privacy and cyber laws; the requirements that most privacy laws have in common; the steps that law firms and companies must take to comply; and the policies that must be in place to avoid you having “a really bad day.”

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Legaltech win: PwC rolls out BRYTER in Europe

Several PwC Legal entities in Europe are rolling out BRYTER’s no-code automation platform with a view to allowing their lawyers to automate complex legal workflows without any programming knowledge.

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Rebranded Axiom spin-off Factor to adopt best of breed tech stack – we speak to new CEO Varun Mehta

Axiom’s rebranded managed legal services spin off Factor is evaluating around 100 third party tools to assess what its core tech stack will be going forward in what appears to be a move away from building its own in-house solutions.

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Latest Legal Tech Hires, Movers and Shakers

There are new senior appointments at PWC, iManage, Mondaq, Litera, Wilson Allen, and Evisort.

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Balfour Beatty Engages Reveal as National eDiscovery Partner

Balfour Beatty has engaged Reveal as its preferred provider of eDiscovery services in the United States, in a massive win for the 2008-founded eDiscovery software and services vendor.

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Exclusive: Holland & Knight to select ZERØ

Holland & Knight has confirmed that it is to select ZERØ after a lengthy pilot, which CIO Matt McKinley tells us unexpectedly revealed that the email management and time capture tool is likely to generate increased revenue or at the very least be cost-neutral.

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Exclusive: Holland & Knight to select ZERØ

Holland & Knight has confirmed that it is to select ZERØ after a lengthy pilot, which CIO Matt McKinley tells us unexpectedly revealed that the email management and time capture tool is likely to generate increased revenue or at the very least be cost-neutral.

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Exclusive: Holland & Knight to select ZERØ

Holland & Knight has confirmed that it is to select ZERØ after a lengthy pilot, which CIO Matt McKinley tells us unexpectedly revealed that the email management and time capture tool is likely to generate increased revenue or at the very least be cost-neutral.

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CLOC 2020 London: New legal operations directory launches but law firm integration makes for slow progress

So another CLOC London conference is over and one of the most interesting developments is the launch of a vendor directory. But law firm integration is slow. We share our thoughts on the conference content and welcome yours.

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The “Official Launch” of Kennedy Idea Propulsion Laboratory

The ‘Yoda’ of legal tech is officially launching his Idea Propulsion Laboratory to help law firms innovate.

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Wrapping technology around your business objectives: We speak to Brian Kuhn about his new role and strategy at Elevate

Elevate has made a number of senior hires lately but the one to watch has to be Brian Kuhn, who founded IBM Watson’s legal consulting practice and was brought in by Elevate on 9 January to lead its new digital strategy and solutions business unit. We speak to him about his plans.

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Comment: My 2020 vision for in-house legal teams? Time to start embracing data-driven decision making

“The availability of AI technology and the pressure on corporate legal departments to become more efficient is encouraging the adoption of data-driven decision making. By that I mean, using data from prior transactions or matters to inform strategic and tactical decisions about future matters,” says SYKE’s founder and CEO Alistair Maiden.