The Legal Technology Awards are back for another year and have opened the process leading up to the awards  ceremony in London on January 2009. Here are the details…

The 2009 Legal Technology Awards will be announced on 29th January 2009. There will be 'Dragon's Den' style presentations and a Gala Awards Dinner at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London. Nominations have opened and close on 24th October. The Legal Technology Awards are dedicated to the strategic implementation of technology within law firms, recognising the success of the firms and suppliers who are at the cutting edge of this continuously developing area of law firm practice management. There are 26 categories for law firms, teams, individuals and suppliers. For more details, bookings and nomination forms see www.legaltechnologyawards.co.uk/

• For the records, the Legal Technology Awards are not part of the Legal Technology Insider group of businesses. And, 'no' we don't know who the compere will be – but if previous events are anything to go by, he'll probably be Irish, not very funny and be heckled outrageously by Neil Cameron.