Paper Cranes

Digitalisation continues to become more significant for law firms wishing to meet the wants and needs of their clients. Customers not only expect speed, ease and modern processes, but are increasingly aware of the impact they are having on the environment, and what a business is doing to address the growing issues. One big way […]

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The rise of AFAs and what that means for firms

Many people think that the term alternative fee arrangements (AFAs) is analogous to fixed fee arrangements. But in the quest to squeeze out every drop of value from their legal service providers, clients are becoming increasingly inventive in creating new fee arrangements. This article describes some of the more common types of AFAs which are […]

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TLOMA Today: The Key Factors in Selecting a Document Management System, June 2019

In the movie Moneyball, Brad Pitt plays a real person – Billy Beane – who turned around the fortunes of the Oakland Athletics by flying in the face of conventional wisdom and adopting different criteria for player selection.1 So what does it teach us? To find out read Virginior Basile’s latest article in TLOMA Today.  

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Taxing concerns

This month, the HMRC’s new initiative, Making Tax Digital (MTD), came into play. It’s designed to make sure the UK tax system is one of the most advanced in the world, making it effective, efficient and easier for taxpayers. Originally announced in the spring 2015 budget, VAT-registered businesses with a taxable turnover above the VAT […]

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TLOMA today: Why document management delivers the greatest impact for law firms

Recent research named document management systems (DMS) as today’s most important legal technology for law firms. In this article for TLOMA Today, Tikit’s Virginio Basile* explains why that’s the case and why the right DMS can now make such a big difference to firms of any size. According to the 2018 Aderant Business of Law […]

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Where automation is going next in Time Recording

Automation is talked about a lot in the legal tech space, but what in practice is it delivering? Well, a strong demonstration of how it genuinely helps firms can be found in the example of Tikit’s Carpe Diem timekeeping platform. Despite the original incarnation of Carpe Diem appearing 20 years ago, Tikit benefits from access […]

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How Corporate Counsel enforces OCGs and what that means for firms

How much do you understand what happens to your invoices after they’re submitted to your clients? It’s an important question, because it impacts when, and if, your invoices get paid. This article explains the increasing scrutiny to which law firm invoices are being subjected and how firms ought to respond. What you don’t know about […]

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Snow and Tell

Mark Garnish reveals all in LPM Magazine about ‘Project Snowball’ and how Tikit is investing in new architecture for Partner for Windows (P4W). Read the full article below or download your free copy of LPM magazine. Connect with Mark on LinkedIn  

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Practice Perfection

A practice management system (PMS) is designed to be a firm’s central hub – essential to the smooth, efficient running of the firm. However, if these systems are to retain this vital role, they’ll have to move with the times. What does that mean? Technology is not only getting slicker, faster and more accessible, it’s […]

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Resources to Make You Cloud-Battle Ready

We have devoted many columns over the past two years of this column analyzing law firms’ buying behaviors and overall attitude related to cloud computing. Why are firms moving to the cloud? Why now? How fast? And how deep? With each article, we have taken a deeper dive into the legal cloud. So we thought […]

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