Have you ever taken the time to decipher the legalese of a contract? How about a dozen? Every day lawyers are left trying to complete contracts without a standardised process, which raises the importance of efficient legal contract management.
Topics: Legal project management
Managing an in-house legal team is seldom easy. Yet there are a number of things you can do to keep your team productive without cracking the metaphorical whip. Here are ten of the most innovative and effective tips for managing your in-house legal team and boosting its productivity.
Topics: Team management
In fact, investment in LegalTech skyrocketed to $1 billion last year - and much of this funding was injected into AI and machine learning platforms.
Lawyers have traditionally been reluctant to adopt new and innovative technology. However, the latter is rapidly changing. This is now driven by the growing ecosystem of legal technology (lawtech) vendors seeking to disrupt and reinvent the industry.
The pace of tech innovation around the world is blistering - and it’s no different in the legal industry. With demand for new business models, a greater need for cybersecurity, and new technologies on the market, it’s more important than ever for legal professionals to stay on the cutting-edge. And what better way to do this than attend a legal tech event?
If you’re anything like me, over the course of your career you’ll have found yourself weighed down by excessive workloads, feeling like your path to self-fulfillment is an uphill climb. For me, maintaining a work-life balance has become as important as any one of my other career goals.
Whether you work in a law firm or head up a legal department in an enterprise, it’s important to keep your finger on the pulse. As lawyers, we’re not only expected to keep up with changes to the law, but also to stay up-to-date with legal industry trends and business developments around the world.
Topics: Legal industry
Your business is growing, and that’s great news. But with more clients, also comes more paperwork and contracts. You might have heard that document automation software can help you scale your business, but you’re not quite sure how.
Topics: Document automation