Welcome to the latest issue of the Legal IT Insider newsletter (November/December 2015 #288)


• Hill Dickinson to conduct IT strategy review – looking at cloud, mobility and breaking away from the “capital expenditure cycle”

• English Law Society disbands Veyo conveyancing portal project after spending north of £3 million

• First interview with Dentons’ new global CIO Marcel Henri on going global and the Dacheng merger

• AI goes mainstream as LexisNexis acquires Lex Machina

• Legal Leaders IT – speakers announced for legal tech event at Gleneagles

• Who’s in and Who’s out – all the latest wins and deals from around the UK, American, APAC and EMEA legal markets

• Movers & Shakers: including all change at the top for BigHand and Sheila Doyle quits Norton Rose Fulbright for Deloitte

• Quote of the Month: “You only have two phones if you are a drug dealer, having an affair, or are a lawyer. A lot of our partners have two phones.” …CIO of global law firm on the continuing BlackBerry/iPhone duplication.

By popular request, we’ve also reintroduced a flip-book version of the newsletter, that offers print, sharing, bookmarking and full-screen viewing capability. (Because it uses HTML5 rather than Flash, it is Android and iOS smartphone & tablet friendly.)



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Our next issue (No #289 – January) will be out on Wednesday 27 January 2016