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Updated: iManage to unveil trio of new offerings at 4,000+ inaugural virtual ConnectLive conference

Updated: iManage to unveil trio of new offerings at 4,000+ inaugural virtual ConnectLive conference

iManage ConnectLive kicks off today (23 June) becoming the largest virtual conference since the COVID-19 lockdown – iManage has over 3,500 customers registered for the event, or over 4,000 including partners. There are a number of big announcements during the sessions, which are pre-recorded but accompanied by live chat, where you can pose questions to the speaker plus panel. Critically, iManage will unveil three new offerings: iManage Tracker; Knowledge Unlocked; and Contract Intelligence.

23/06/2020

Herbert Smith Freehills launches litigation analytics pilot with Solomonic

Solomonic launches UK claim form tracking solution

Solomonic has this week launched an advanced claim form tracking solution to help litigation practitioners keep an eye on key trends in High Court claims.

23/06/2020

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UK personal injury giant goes with Eclipse Proclaim

Eclipse sold for £56.5m to Access UK

Capita has sold mid-market case, matter and practice management vendor Eclipse Legal Systems to Access UK Limited – a mid-market software vendor selling to multiple sectors from industrial and manufacturing to financial and professional services.

23/06/2020

What you need to know about knowledge integration platform Onna

What you need to know about knowledge integration platform Onna

Onna is a data integration platform that enables companies to integrate and centralise applications, and conduct real-time discovery. It has just raised $27m from investors including Slack and Dropbox. Here is what you need to know.

18/06/2020

Aurora North unveils trio of senior Intapp practice group hires

Aurora North unveils trio of senior Intapp practice group hires

Leading Intapp implementation partner Aurora North today (18 June) announces that a trio of legal IT veterans have joined its Intapp consulting and services organization. The new hires are Jim Boyle, David Robinson and Adam Friedman.

18/06/2020

Mishcon bans Zoom for client calls unless given express consent

Zoom to provide end-to-end encryption to all users

Zoom has announced that it will provide all users around the globe – whether they pay a subscription or not – with end-to-end encryption as an advanced add-on feature. Early beta of the E2EE feature will begin in July. It had originally planned to exclude free calls from its encryption service.

18/06/2020

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UK personal injury giant goes with Eclipse Proclaim

UK Legal IT Win: Legal Protection Group selects Proclaim

South West UK insurance company Legal Protection Group is implementing the Proclaim Case Management solution from Eclipse. The group, led by several industry experts, specialises in legal protection insurance for various areas of law.

18/06/2020

Crafty Counsel launches L&D online subscription service

Jargon busting: T is for TikTok

A project after our own heart, Crafty Counsel is putting together an A-Z of jargon busting 60-second videos explaining what everything from agile to UX means.

17/06/2020

Fladgate selects wireless 6 solution from Redway Networks

Fladgate swaps out Workshare compare and clean for DocsCorp

UK top 100 law firm Fladgate has swapped out its legacy Workshare document comparison and metadata cleaning applications for DocsCorp. Workshare was acquired by Litera last year.

17/06/2020

Litera acquires Bestpractix as it builds up a 'smart' drafting workflow

Litera acquires Bestpractix as it builds up a ‘smart’ drafting workflow

We speak to Bestpractix CEO Omer Hayun – now head of Litera’s new AI group – about the technology and its potential use cases.

16/06/2020

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Is it a Reynen Court? Is it a Teams? Is it a HighQ? No, it's a Lupl

Lupl: What it is, what it does, and what it’s not

It’s been a few weeks since Lupl first launched, becoming the most talked about legal tech product or venture for a long time, partly because it’s backed and driven by three major law firms and partly because it promises to do what no other legal IT vendor does – matter synchronisation. From speaking to people since the launch, it’s clear that many are still very unclear of what that means.

16/06/2020

Comment: Strategic alignment - are you all on the same page?

Market positioning: clarity of messaging in a post-pandemic world

In this series of short guest articles, professional services business development and marketing veteran Tim Haveron Jones, principal consultant at Provergence, explores the three concepts that legal services businesses should address now – so as to prepare for the highly competitive market landscape that is sure to follow the global crisis.

15/06/2020

Doxly completes NetDocuments integration

Litera appoints Haley Altman to global director of BD and strategy

Litera will announce today (12 June) the appointment of Doxly-founder Haley Altman to global director of business development and strategy.

12/06/2020

Eversheds Sutherland Konexo launches in the US

Eversheds Sutherland Konexo launches in the US

Eversheds Sutherland’s alternative legal and compliance services arm Konexo has launched in the United States under the leadership of Carmen Brun, who previously practiced in Eversheds Sutherland’s Securities Enforcement and Litigation practice.

11/06/2020

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CIO strategic priorities for 2020

Tony McKenna to join Howard Kennedy as IT director

Tony McKenna is to join Howard Kennedy as IT director on 15 June 2020, taking over from Clive Knott, who left at the end of 2019 and is currently a consultant. McKenna joins the firm from Gowling WLG UK where he was director of information technology.

11/06/2020

iManage Work 10: The man from DLA Piper say yes

DWF selects Peppermint case and matter management in biggest win to date

In Peppermint Technology’s biggest win to date, listed UK law firm DWF has signed up for its cloud-based case & matter management system, which looks set in the long term to replace LexisNexis Visualfiles.

10/06/2020

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