Travers Smith was founded more than two centuries ago and has practised law in the City of London ever since. It now has lawyers working out of offices in London and Paris, divided into 17 specialist practice areas. The firm fosters a climate of shared knowledge and goals, supported by a friendly, engaging team spirit. […]Read more
The hype and buzz surrounding artificial intelligence, lawyer robots, machine learning and predictive analytics in Legal is often times unbearable. Especially, when compared to the legal reality that this type of early adopter, nouveau tech is still in its infancy. Contrast this to document management systems (DMS), one of the most traditional, standard, yet mission […]Read more
Jobst Elster, (InsideLegal’s Head of Content and Legal Market Strategy) spoke to some of the leading minds, when it comes to legal DMS implementations, migrations and upgrades. The panel consisted of 21 experts, with a total of 2,848 law firm DMS projects under their belts, representing 16 of the leading DMS implementation, support, training, design, configuration […]Read more
New York, June 19, 2018 – Tikit, part of the BT Group and leading provider of technology solutions for law and professional services firms, today announced that its flagship Carpe Diem time recording platform has added rule awareness and validation features to further comply with client engagement terms such as Outside Counsel Guidelines (OCG). Carpe […]Read more
Our Support team had a fantastic month in May! The team is led by Miles Osborne and consists of 25 staff, spread across the globe.
This month we have a top tip for our P4W clients.
We’re at a point where outside counsel guidelines (OCGs) have become an unassailable and laborious fact of life for firms with demanding and cost-conscious clients. These firms clearly have to find the most efficient ways to comply with OCGs without losing revenue, productivity, or profitability. In this article, Ryan Steadman explains why automation is now […]Read more
We know that corporate counsel has gone through some big changes in the 10 years since the financial crash. Here Lloyd Ellison looks at how some of these changes have played out and suggests how technology can help lawyers respond and achieve ‘more with less’. A clear change that everyone talks about is in how […]Read more
In modern timekeeping, key forces demand law firm management’s attention. Price competition, commoditisation of legal work, alternate service providers, compliance and e-billing, P3 (pricing, project management, and process) initiatives and consumer-based technologies have all changed the game. While these pressures may cause us to question and redefine timekeeping’s role, there are certain truths which we […]Read more
Peter Zver, President, TIkit North America talks to Thomson Reuters Forefront about how price competition, commoditisation of legal work, alternate service providers, compliance pressures, P3 (pricing, project management, and process) initiatives, and consumer-based technologies have all changed modern timekeeping. Click here to read the full article.Read more
Research tells us that in-house counsel are less likely to be using market leading legal applications than their peers in private firms. Here Lloyd Ellison, Tikit’s Director of Sales, EMEA, explains why cloud computing can change that and sets out the significant benefits that legal software can bring to even the smallest in-house team. Recent […]Read more