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Heavyweight data analytics hire: Andrew Dunkley re-joins HSF

The head of BLM’s data science team, Andrew Dunkley, has joined Herbert Smith Freehills as technology solutions lead, having trained and qualified as an associate at the UK top 20 law firm between 2008 and 2012. We speak to client and technology solutions head, Fleur Kitchingman.

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Webinar: Innovating within the post-COVID19 'new normal'

In this webinar, Michele DeStefano, professor of law at University of Miami and founder of LawWithoutWalls will chat with Legal IT Insider editor Caroline Hill about the post COVID-19 legal landscape.

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Webinar: Innovating within the post-COVID19 ‘new normal’

In this webinar, Michele DeStefano, professor of law at University of Miami and founder of LawWithoutWalls will chat with Legal IT Insider editor Caroline Hill about the post COVID-19 legal landscape.

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Crowell & Moring Acquires Core Atrium Senior Legal Team

Crowell & Moring is expanding its emerging companies and venture capital practice with the acquisition of a group of senior lawyers from Atrium, including its co-managing partners Matthew Melville and Michel Narganes, and a founding attorney, Jon O’Connell.

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Crowell & Moring Acquires Core Atrium Senior Legal Team

Crowell & Moring is expanding its emerging companies and venture capital practice with the acquisition of a group of senior lawyers from Atrium, including its co-managing partners Matthew Melville and Michel Narganes, and a founding attorney, Jon O’Connell.

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COVID-19: The new normal

It is hard to believe that in the February issue of the Orange Rag there wasn’t one mention of COVID-19 and that in the space of just a few weeks the world that we assumed to be normal has been utterly transformed. The big question, is what now? What’s next?

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Issue 330 (March 2020) of the Orange Rag is ready to download

The March 2020 issue of The Orange Rag is ready to download below. Well we certainly didn’t expect to find ourselves quite here a few weeks ago, but after the initial shock of home schooling and global remote working, a couple of weeks in and things are beginning to feel a little more normal. The […]

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Kennedys IQ hires commercial development manager from Luminance

Kennedys IQ, the newly launched technology-driven company from global law firm Kennedys, has hired Luminance Technologies’ head of discovery Kimberley Davies to the role of commercial development manager.

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LMA to launch document automation platform with A&O and Avvoka

The Loan Market Association is to launch a document automation platform in partnership with Allen & Overy and contract automation platform Avvoka in order to help members generate LMA recommended documents.

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LMA to launch document automation platform with A&O and Avvoka

The Loan Market Association is to launch a document automation platform in partnership with Allen & Overy and contract automation platform Avvoka in order to help members generate LMA recommended documents.

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Free tools and assistance during COVID-19: Legatics, Avvoka, ActionStep and Tikit

The legal tech sector continues to rally to overcome the challenges presented by COVID-19, with a further raft of vendors offering customers free tools and services to help users survive COVID-19.

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Zoom confronted over security fears: tips and advice

With many law firms and legal tech vendors finding that Zoom is the easiest way to keep them connected to staff and clients while working from home, it’s worrying that the enterprise video communications company is again facing a privacy and security backlash as security experts warn that its default settings aren’t secure enough.

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IPsoft switches to ContractPodAi for contract management

American multinational technology company IPsoft has swapped out its SpringCM contract lifecycle management system for ContractPodAI, citing its strength as a contract management as opposed to broader document management system.

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Legal IT hires: Jenny Hotchin joins iManage + Litera brings on board Alma Asay

In two notable hires either side of the pond, former Pinsent Masons associate and group innovation manager Jenny Hotchin has joined iManage as legal practice lead in the UK while in the US, female founder Alma Asay has joined Litera as a litigation domain expert and evangelist.

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Travers Smith launches free client force majeure app

Travers Smith LLP has launched an app to help clients quickly get to grips with their force majeure exposure in contracts in light of COVID-19.

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“Seize the moment”: Remote Courts Worldwide launches as COVID-19 turbo charges the need for modern courts

A ‘time is of the essence’ collaboration between The Society for Computers and Law, the UK LawTech Delivery Panel and Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunals Service will today (30 March) see the launch of Remote Courts Worldwide: a service to help the justice sector rise to the challenge of embracing remote hearings and new ways of delivering justice for users.

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COVID-19: “There is no time like now to migrate to the cloud”

“There are two strengths that a law firm needs to build in this crisis. The technology strength and the technology foundations to work in a distributed way in embracing the cloud, but also in the way you run a firm. Your daily cadence needs to get reinvented in a distributed world. We’re trying to educate the industry that these two things go hand in hand in this crisis. Even firms that are running in the cloud have a significant amount of change and evolution to go through to be more distributed.”

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Litera acquires Levit & James/Best Authority to achieve ‘best of breed' litigation platform

Litera has acquired Best Authority vendor Levit & James and will use the Best Authority Table of Authorities within its Litigation Companion proofreading tool, as it focuses its attention on further simplifying drafting within the contentious sector.

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Litera acquires Levit & James/Best Authority to achieve ‘best of breed’ litigation platform

Litera has acquired Best Authority vendor Levit & James and will use the Best Authority Table of Authorities within its Litigation Companion proofreading tool, as it focuses its attention on further simplifying drafting within the contentious sector.

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More free collaboration tools: Juro and The Link App open access during COVID-19

Juro and the Link App are now free to access to help businesses collaborate remotely during COVID-19 crisis.