In light of the recent article published by The Law Society Gazette ‘Solicitors’ fury as insurer abruptly quits PII market’, it is clear that many sole practitioners and small law firms are unsure of what steps to take next.
The announcement of AON/Maven no longer offering professional indemnity insurance with little explanation has left thousands of its customers in ‘shock and bewilderment’, says the Gazette.
Due to the sensitive nature of client data, Cybersecurity is especially relevant in the legal sector. Law firms need to know that their IT and Software providers are experts in this field.
We have identified four questions on security you should cover with your legal software supplier.
1. What are your accreditations?
ISO 27001 is considered best practice in the field of information security management, so software companies that are ISO 27001 certified are the safest choice.
Multi-disciplined law firm looks to Laserform to replace its existing forms package
Taylor Rose switched to Laserform from Advanced after experiencing difficulties with their existing supplier. The firm needed a system which could easily be adapted to meet the needs of some of their more complex cases without incurring heavy costs.
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has chosen Aderant Expert for its practice management software. A premier law firm with over 700 lawyers in nine offices on three continents, Debevoise sought a reliable business partner to support its market leading global practices. After a comprehensive evaluation of offerings, Aderant Expert was the firm’s choice for improving efficiency and long-term success.
Tikit, a global provider of technology solutions to legal firms, today announced a new version of their time recording solution, Carpe Diem version 7.3, with some enhanced features that include a new calendar view.
Tikit, a global provider of technology solutions to legal firms, today announced a new partnership with Enable to resell their PitchPerfect solution.
This is not a King Canute style attempt to defy the transition to Cloud being undertaken by so many organisations, but a consideration of the recent trend that has seen some big players repatriating their data from the Cloud.
In fairness, the argument is perhaps more nuanced, with much of the information being moved from public Cloud services like AWS and restored to private data centres, not necessarily a server in the office.
Denver, CO – August 15, 2019 – SeeUnity, a leading provider of content integration and migration solutions for onpremise and cloud-based Enterprise Content Management applications, is pleased to announce that its Echo Content Synchronization product (Echo) now enables firms to securely sync files between their document management systems and other third party applications with SimplyAgree. SimplyAgree is a signature and closing management tool for transactional attorneys, streamlining the administrative tasks of closings.
Howes Percival chooses Tikit as its strategic technology partner to deliver document management, marketing and business development applications and ongoing support.
London, 15th August 2019 - Tikit, a global provider of technology solutions to legal firms, has today announced they have signed Howes Percival, in a multi-product deal that includes their own IP products, Tikit eMarketing and Tikit Connect, as well as key partner solutions NetDocuments and Introhive.