AIT Portrait magazine: Should accountancy firms now be investing in a modern, cloud-based Electronic Content Management System?

Do accountants need Electronic Content Management Systems (ECMS)? It’s a question that, sooner or later, every firm is going to have to address. Firms are faced with increasing challenges around the growing volumes of data that they have to store, much of it email, and the necessity to demonstrate convincingly to clients that their data […]

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Setting standards

On 25 November 2019, the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) will launch its new regulatory model – but what does this mean for firms? In essence, it will allow solicitors greater flexibility in how they work. It will remove many prescriptive rules and take the burden off law firms, meaning their solicitors have freedom to use […]

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Long standing users of P4W, Gannons Solicitors, on how the practice and case management system has elevated their firm

Legal 500 firm, Gannons Solicitors, are a credible, commercial law firm based in Central London since 2002. They enable small and medium enterprises access to specialist solicitors, matching legal advice to a business’s needs and delivering results. Their solicitors are genuine experts who have the detailed knowledge, knowhow and experience a general law practice doesn’t […]

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Making crime, and civil law, pay for legal aid firms

Karl Veidman, Consultant at Tikit, talks to The Law Society Gazette about how technology can make crime, and civil law, pay for legal aid firms As a former legal aid lawyer, I’m well aware of the pressures. And a big one is that legal aid work simply doesn’t pay. The time taken to process and […]

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Why legal aid firms really need technology

Sophie Ramsden describes why legal aid firms need technology and how it can transform them. As any firm which does legal aid will confirm, the business case for doing this work is under increasing scrutiny. I used to be a practice manager, so I know the issues only too well. For a start, legal aid […]

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Tikit’s Global Support Team

Our market leading Support team is an integral part of the business. Providing support to over 1,500 firms across the globe, they ensure the smooth running of our client’s integrated ecosystems, resolving issues quickly and efficiently. The department meets very high standards, backed by ISO 9001:2015 certification (for ten years!), as well as being a […]

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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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