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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by Plucky Startup

Taking the opportunity to hoist a lion: safelinkhub.com does client portals, data rooms, and custom sheets and forms. We also have doc review, a workflow engine, apps for client onboarding and contract management, DMS integration and great security. We’re owned by lawyers and technical innovators, old enough to know what we’re doing, and young enough […]

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Comment on Thomson Reuters the platform: The post HighQ acquisition analysis by steve

Team Thomson, there is no point in paying approx 500m and raising the rates of the customers, in any ways HQ collaborate is $hit and slow as hell. They have only 5-10 law firms which are largest in the world. Please do not buy and force us to leave definitely. Lawyer one of the leading […]

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by NC

In life there will always be HighQs and LowQs Not sure who I feel most sympathy with, the customers or the employees.

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Thomson Reuters the platform: The post HighQ acquisition analysis

Following our revelation yesterday (18 July) that Thomson Reuters is acquiring HighQ, the Legal IT Insider blog and social media feeds have lit up with lots of commentary. Notably where the comments are on LinkedIn and Twitter, they have been overwhelmingly positive and welcoming of the acquisition. On our website where many are anonymous, the picture is quite different.

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by This is why we can't have nice things

TR acquires plucky start-up. Founders exit. Innovation ends as engineers focus on integration with other TR products. Prices go up so customers can pay for the TR acquisition. Start up becomes neglected division or simply a cash cow. Customers leave. TR starts migrating customers to something else. Company is forgotten. Other plucky start-up starts acquiring […]

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by This is why we can’t have nice things

TR acquires plucky start-up. Founders exit. Innovation ends as engineers focus on integration with other TR products. Prices go up so customers can pay for the TR acquisition. Start up becomes neglected division or simply a cash cow. Customers leave. TR starts migrating customers to something else. Company is forgotten. Other plucky start-up starts acquiring […]

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by Stuart Barr

Some thoughts from my perspective on yesterday’s news. I’m excited to continue our mission to transform the legal industry. The HighQ management team is staying and we now have the backing of significantly more resources and much broader reach. HighQ will become the core of the legal software platform for Thomson Reuters going forward and […]

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by Legaltech

Thompson Reuters – where Legal Technology goes to die.

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by Legal IT

TR do not have a good track record of a) supporting their clients and b) moving their current products into the 21st century.

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by JonB

Why is everyone being so negative about TR

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by Legal IT (2)

Any Particular reason for this??

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by Burnt by TR before

Hmmm, HighQ is a great product. All credit to Stuart Barr and the team. My concern is that Thomson Reuters will destroy it like they have a number of other products. I would like TR to issue a statement as to how they will operate differently so this doesn’t happen again.

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by Legal IT person

Sad times – just when you thought you could erase Thomson Reuters from your life, this happens.

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Legal IT Newswire… Nexa Law adopts Zylpha’s Pay As You Go Bundling For LEAP

Nexa Law has chosen online document bundling software from Zylpha for use with its LEAP case management software. Nexa Law is one of the first practices to sign with Zylpha following the company’s recent announcement of a formal partnership with LEAP UK. Zylpha’s Pay-As-You-Go electronic bundling software for LEAP, contains everything needed to create the […]

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Comment on Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ! by Tech lawyer

Well that’s HQ f**ked.

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Exclusive: Thomson Reuters acquires HighQ!

Following a period of intense multi-party bidding that one person with knowledge of the situation described as “aggressive”, we understand that HighQ has been acquired by Thomson Reuters, in what looks likely to become our deal of the year for 2019.

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Women in tech: Baker's head of innovation in Germany begins fellowship at the World Economic Forum C4IR

Valesca Molinari, Baker McKenzie’s co-head of innovation in Germany and Austria, will this week begin her fellowship at the World Economic Forum’s Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (C4IR), in San Francisco, California.

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Women in tech: Baker’s head of innovation in Germany begins fellowship at the World Economic Forum C4IR

Valesca Molinari, Baker McKenzie’s co-head of innovation in Germany and Austria, will this week begin her fellowship at the World Economic Forum’s Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution (C4IR), in San Francisco, California.

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“This is still a nascent stage in legal”: ContractPodAi secures $55m Series B investment

ContractPodAi has secured a $55 million Series B investment round led by Insight Venture Partners with participation from the company’s Series A backer, Eagle Proprietary Investments. The $55m investment represents Europe’s largest legaltech Series B fundraise (and, apparently, the largest Series B round for any CLM provider globally.) We speak to co-founder and CEO Sarvarth Misra about the investment.

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CMS UK’s Obelisk partnership

We recently caught up with CMS’ head of innovation and legal operations, John Craske, to find out more about the UK top 10 law firm’s strategic partnership with Obelisk.