The Legal Industry in Flux
98 views | +0 today
Follow
The Legal Industry in Flux
Culling relevant insight, analysis and data on the myriad of changes occurring within the legal industry, from a business perspective.
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

Study: Patent Litigation Shows No Sign of Slowing

Study: Patent Litigation Shows No Sign of Slowing | The Legal Industry in Flux | Scoop.it
Study: Patent Litigation Shows No Sign of Slowing
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

BT calls on panel firms to work with new legal services business

BT is planning to use the launch of its new legal services venture BT Law to start partnering up with its roster of external law firm advisers on client work. The...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

Fulbright’s 9th Annual Litigation Trends Survey: Litigation Bounces Back; Regulation Hits High

Fulbright’s 9th Annual Litigation Trends Survey: Litigation Bounces Back; Regulation Hits High (Billable hour strikes back: new survey finds decline in use of alternative fee arrangements http://t.co/TiOdQ2aqin)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

Playing Not to Lose: AmLaw Daily Lateral Report

A dozen years of data shows that it's hard to boost profits with lateral hiring. For firms, the real payoff is just being able to stay in the game.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

The Go-To Law Schools

The NLJs annual report on law schools that send their graduates to major law firms found prospects just marginally brighter for 2012 grads.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

Global construction consultancy obtains ABS licence, buys UK law firm to offer multi-disciplinary service

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

The Faculty Lounge: U.S. News and the Price of Legal Education

Average tuition at private law schools has increased from under $8,000 in 1985 to around $40,000 this year, growing at more than twice the rate of inflation. Graduates have an average law school debt load of over $100,000.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

2012 Top General Counsel Compensation Report — Harvard Law School

2012 Top General Counsel Compensation Report - The Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation - A law and economics blog from the Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance that gathers the latest news,...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

The Legal Whiteboard: Prof. Bill Henderson on Legal Market Disrupters

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

Stop Blaming The Law School Bubble On The 2007 Financial Crisis

Stop Blaming The Law School Bubble On The 2007 Financial Crisis | The Legal Industry in Flux | Scoop.it
Things got bad way before then.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

The Future of Law as Seen from Silicon Valley

A kind of TED conference for lawyers explores the digital, regulatory, and engineering changes redefining the practice of law as attorneys and their clients now know it.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

Law Schools Opening Firms to Help Their Unemployed Graduates | Loop21

Law school graduates are met with lots of debt, few job offers, and no clients, so their school are placing them in firms.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

New Group to Address Client Value - Pricing, Project Management, Process Improvement

Those of us who have spent years in the trenches helping law departments obtain more value from outside counsel, and helping law firms better profit while delivering more value to their clients, ha...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

How the big Philadelphia law firms approach non-equity partnership - Philadelphia Business Journal

In today’s print edition, I took a look at the growing ranks of non-equity partnership....
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

The trouble with in-house lawyers: LexisNexis In-House Horizon Newsletter

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

The Role of Technology in Supporting Legal Project Management

Faced with increasing client demands for more efficiency and cost-effectiveness, law firms are embracing Legal Project Management as a solution.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

What Threatens Law Firms

As a law school dean, I spend quite a bit of time thinking about how to reinvent legal education. As I meet with our alumni, I realize that they spend an equal amount of time thinking about how to reinvent legal practice.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

Why law schools should train business developers | International Business Development

Law schools and new graduates facing challenges Law students face increasingly limited employment opportunities within the legal services sector and mou (Why law schools should train business developers http://t.co/j7u6eBsB)...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

How Did You Come Up With That Fixed Fee?

"Once you have the fixed fee, or even just a budget, the goal of limiting hours has been met. So why would you attack the firm for using time and materials to derive a budget? If a client has an issue with a proposed fee, they may want to negotiate."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

The ABA Is Coming Around on Reforming Legal Education

The ABA suggests reforming law schools. Will anyone listen?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

How To Run A Law Firm Like A Startup

Harvard lecturer Kyle Westaway says the billable hour rewards unproductivity. ;
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Colangelo
Scoop.it!

Center for Legal Innovation - Vermont Law School

more...
Kevin Colangelo's comment, February 4, 2013 11:00 AM
Exciting program developed by one of the country's most forward-thinking law schools.