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Fast Tracking Document Review Projects For Better Outcomes

Fast Tracking Document Review Projects For Better Outcomes | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it

The document review process requires reviewers to check each and every page of the collected data and determine which documents are sensitive and relevant to the lawsuit.

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Breakthrough Technologies that Gives New Impetus to LPO

Breakthrough Technologies that Gives New Impetus to LPO | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Emerging trends and breakthrough technologies in LPO help law firms and organizations become more efficient, productive and competitive in a global market.
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Innovation is the key to learning. This is where leadership plays a critical role. According to Brown, “Innovation hinges on leadership and a clear articulation of strategy,” “Those are the essential building blocks.” Cordo agreed: “All lawyers in the firm need to be on-board. There needs to be a high level of trust within the culture, along with a willingness to support the effort, do the math and invest in it.” Beyond that, “firm management needs to be willing to tolerate and even encourage mistakes.

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Changes in law that affect landlords and agents

Changes in law that affect landlords and agents | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Changes in the law that have recently or will soon come into effect impact on landlords and agents in different ways.
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Jamie Casino Injury Attorneys | We pound money out of stingy insurance companies

Jamie Casino Injury Attorneys | We pound money out of stingy insurance companies | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
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This is the website of Jamie Casino, the man from super bowl ad. Really interesting to see how he designed the websites. 

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What’s Going On At Kirkland & Ellis?

What’s Going On At Kirkland & Ellis? | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Is the firm experiencing an unusual number of partner departures, and if so, why?
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Costco Wholesale Corp. stock has dropped off more than 10% from its highs in November 2013. I would think their Kirkland brand of generic legal services would feel the pinch as well.
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Entrepreneurs are the future of law - The Global Legal Post

Entrepreneurs are the future of law - The Global Legal Post | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurs are the future of law
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The new world for lawyers will see more legal entrepreneurs, smaller firms and greater productivity from an agile workforce.

 
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Freshbooks is Awesome, but Not For Accounting

Freshbooks is Awesome, but Not For Accounting | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Freshbooks is excellent billing software with a few accounting features grafted on. It is not accounting software. It is woefully unsuitable for accounting.
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US Sen. Robert Menendez set up legal defense fund, paid law firm $250K ... - NorthJersey.com

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The Indiana Law Blog: Indiana Law - Update on: Some thoughts on ...

Thursday, January 30, 2014. Indiana Law - Update on: Some thoughts on HJR 3: The time to speak out is now. On Jan. 15th the ILB posted this entry. Some quotes: I was a law student during the civil rights movement, a young attorney during ...
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Amanda Knox legal woes could last years - USA TODAY

Amanda Knox legal woes could last years - USA TODAY | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
BBC News Amanda Knox legal woes could last years USA TODAY Paul Rothstein, who teaches criminal and constitutional law at Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, says extradition is not automatic despite an extradition treaty between Italy...
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US IRS chief says no delay in tax-dodger law; some have doubts - Reuters

US IRS chief says no delay in tax-dodger law; some have doubts - Reuters | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
US IRS chief says no delay in tax-dodger law; some have doubts
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chief of the U.S.
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Why Outsourcing is Rising among In-House Law Departments and Law Firms

Why Outsourcing is Rising among In-House Law Departments and Law Firms | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Do you know that the legal services you are getting at London or at New York City might very well be coming from some place in India or Philippines? A growing number of large European and American law firms are opening up branches in these countries or are outsourcing an increasing amount of high...
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Low Cost Legal Research Services | Legal Process Outsourcing

Low Cost Legal Research Services | Legal Process Outsourcing | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Are you finding it difficult to handle comprehensive legal research related to different cases?Do you find that time constraint is the main limitation interfering with successful research conduction?
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Considerations and Groundwork Prior To Engaging an LPO

Considerations and Groundwork Prior To Engaging an LPO | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Formation of strategic partnerships between law firms and LPO organizations is a growing trend. Legal process outsourcing companies offer extremely economical support services and help legal counsels and law firms, speed up their legal processes. They are constantly pushing the boundaries and extending their legal support work capabilities. Inherently, there is no exhaustive list of [...]
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Formation of strategic partnerships between law firms and LPO organizations is a growing trend. Legal process outsourcing companies offer extremely economical support services and help legal counsels and law firms, speed up their legal processes.

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Law Dean Complains That School Is Too Poor To Pay For Caps And Gowns - Above the Law

Law Dean Complains That School Is Too Poor To Pay For Caps And Gowns - Above the Law | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Law Dean Complains That School Is Too Poor To Pay For Caps And Gowns Above the Law On the one hand, when your school is charging you $55,084 a year to get a law degree, bitching about having to pony up $100 for your graduation gown is a little...
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Yale Law Professors, For The Win

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What does the New York Times Book Review have to say about Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld's new book?
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As opposed to Chinese-American spouses robotically engaging in sex and pretending to be affectionate for the sake of their children, isn’t it more wondrous to spend Sunday mornings kvethcing with other 40-something divorcees over mimosas about how the patriarchy has forced intelligent, thoughtful women into boring marriages, before then going to pick up our children from their visits with our ex-spouses? Such are the rewards of our American feminism.

 
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This Lawyer’s Epic Super Bowl Ad Will Blow You Away

This Lawyer’s Epic Super Bowl Ad Will Blow You Away | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
This ad aired locally in Georgia during an entire two-minute commercial break. It has everything. Walls of flame. Sledgehammers. Heavy metal soundtrack.Just watch.
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It has everything. Walls of flame. Sledgehammers. Heavy metal soundtrack.

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Knowledge Management Priorities in Large Law Firms - 2014 Survey - Prism Legal

Knowledge Management Priorities in Large Law Firms - 2014 Survey - Prism Legal | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Knowledge management in large law firms constantly evolves. A private survey of KM leaders illustrates trends and changes.
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The question law firms should ask themselves. 

 

What are your top priorities for 2014? (“2014 Priority”)What did you focus on in 2013? (“2013 Focus”)What would you like to discuss with the group in 2014? (“2014 Discuss”)
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UK leads the world for international legal services - The Global Legal Post

UK leads the world for international legal services
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 UK accounts for around seven per cent  of global law firms’ fee revenue, making it by far the largest market in Europe. Based on headcount, three of the five largest global law firms are from the UK, while on revenue four of the top ten are UK firms. 

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Legal-high action slow in Otago | Otago Daily Times Online News ...

Legal-high action slow in Otago | Otago Daily Times Online News ... | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Ten district and city councils have taken steps to enforce further controls on retailers of psychoactive substances.
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Should law firms give their clients a concierge experience? | Legal tips for ... - ABA Journal

Should law firms give their clients a concierge experience? | Legal tips for ... - ABA Journal | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
Should law firms give their clients a concierge experience? | Legal tips for ...
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"Personal contact between clients and the law firms that represent them are fleeting.
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Knox verdict: how the Italian legal system works - Channel 4 News

Knox verdict: how the Italian legal system works - Channel 4 News | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
IBTimes India Knox verdict: how the Italian legal system works Channel 4 News Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito are found guilty for the second time of the murder of Meredith Kercher - Channel 4 News looks at what awaits them under the Italian...
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Protests Over Russian Anti-Gay Law Focus on Sochi - ABC News

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Protests Over Russian Anti-Gay Law Focus on Sochi
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Despite seven months of international outcry, Russia's law restricting gay-rights activity remains in place.
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The Legal Aspect of Translation Work

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Globalization and an increase in international business transactions have created high demand for legal translations.
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The Corporate Legal Process Outsourcing Service and Solutions

The Corporate Legal Process Outsourcing Service and Solutions | Legal News Insights | Scoop.it
As corporate houses everywhere fight for survival with consumers constantly pushing the prices down, dealing with increasing legal costs have become a big issue. How can they continue to do their work and churn profits while dealing with legal issues successfully? Legal process outsourcing has be...
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