The battle for minimalism in legal technology

Blog post - 15/08/2014 : Advanced Legal, jitendra valera, legal it, Legal Practice Management magazine, legal technology, practice management, UK law firms, Technology, Practice Management

This sponsored content was also featured as a column in the May 2014 issue of Legal Practice Management magazine. ...

UK partnership taxation - new legislation published

Video - 15/08/2014 : Finance, partnership taxation, pwc, UK law firms, Finance

Video length: 4 min 51 secs

Huw Smith, tax partner in PwC's Law Firms Advisory Group, talks directors Keith Orr and Carol Mynott about changes to UK Partnership taxation coming out of the Chancellor's Autumn...

The simple step to enhanced efficiency

Resource - 13/08/2014 : document management, Konica Minolta, legal it, legal technology, risk and compliance, UK law firms, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Improving legal workflows

Law firms generate up to 60% more print volume than similar-sized companies in other industries. Other research findings indicate that nearly 97% of law firms maintain hardcopy files of...

Nabarro to offer fixed fees for all litigation clients

News Article - 13/08/2014 : fixed fees, Legal News, Nabarro fixed fees, The Lawyer, UK law firms, Finance, Marketing & BD

Nabarro is launching a new regime of fixed-fee deals across its litigation practice which will see the firm shoulder risk for its clients. 

For the first time the firm will offer a single headline price for an entire...

Video: Cyber security issues facing law firms

Video - 06/08/2014 : Cyber security, Finance, legal it, legal technology, pwc, risk and compliance, UK law firms, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Video length: 5 mins 44 secs

David Snell, head of PwC's Law Firms Advisory Group, talks to directors Raoul Rambaut and Fiona...

Strongest quarter for new law firm start-ups in nearly three years announced

News Article - 29/07/2014 : Finance, LDF, Legal News, practice management, Research, UK law firms, Finance, Practice Management

Smaller boutique practices perform well as SME firms see slow improvement

The last financial quarter saw an increase in the number of new 'start-up' law firms suggesting that the legal sector is in recovery mode,...

Brand consultancy compares merged law firms to cocktails

News Article - 29/07/2014 : branding, law firm branding, Legal News, Marketing and Business Development, mergers, UK law firms, Marketing & BD

Intangible Business says bringing two or more firms together is similar to how mixologists create cocktails

A brand valuation consultancy has likened top firms such as Norton Rose Fulbright and Berrymans Lace Mawer to...

ILFM practice management master class

Event - 28/07/2014 : Finance, hourly rates, hr, human resources, ILFM seminar, Manchester, practice management, UK law firms, Finance, Human Resources, Practice Management, Workshops and seminars

A one day course offering practical advice and guidance in making your practice more profitable by increasing fees, reducing bad debts using proven methods, the efficient use of capital, increasing motivation and best practice to achieve good...

Make your law firm 'smart busy'

Blog post - 28/07/2014 : Advanced Legal, legal it, Legal Practice Management magazine, legal software, legal technology, practice management, project management software, UK law firms, Technology, Practice Management

This sponsored content was also featured as a column in the July issue of Legal Practice Management magazine....

Tikit launches industry leading timekeeping app on Windows 8 Mobile

News Article - 25/07/2014 : Finance, Legal News, Legal technology Legal IT, tikit, timekeeping app, timekeeping solution, UK law firms, Finance, Technology

Tikit this week announced the launch of the Carpe Diem Mobile app for Windows 8 Mobile, which is available to download from the Windows 8 App Store. Carpe...

“Too intimidating and too expensive” – new LSB chair’s verdict on the legal market

News Article - 24/07/2014 : Legal News, legal services board, LSB, UK law firms, Risk & Compliance

The legal market is “too intimidating, too uniform and, in many cases, too expensive”, the new chairman of the Legal Services Board (LSB) has warned.

Sir Michael Pitt also said he would to like to see lawyers’ rulebooks...

Paris Smith chooses Worldox for their document management solution

News Article - 23/07/2014 : Copyrite, document management, legal it, legal technology, UK law firms, Worldox, Technology, Practice Management

Paris Smith has chosen Worldox as their document management solution to simplify, control and manage documents throughout the business

Worldox allows Paris Smith solicitors to instantly view any document or email...

Hutchinson Law opts for Virtual Practices at launch

News Article - 23/07/2014 : Finance, legal it, legal technology, outsourced cashiering, practice management, UK law firms, virtual practices, Finance, Technology, Practice Management

Hutchinson Law has opted for the Virtual Practices (VP) hosted legal software and outsourced cashiering service.

Andrew Hutchinson set...

Aderant: Momentum EMEA 2014 conference

Event - 23/07/2014 : aderant, Central London, Conference, legal it, legal technology, Momentum EMEA 2014 conference, UK law firms, Conferences, Technology

Registration for Momentum EMEA 2014 is now open!

This year, Momentum EMEA 2014 will take place on Tuesday and Wednesday 16 - 17 September at the beautiful May Fair Hotel, Stratton Street, Mayfair.

Momentum EMEA offers...

ILFM practice management master class

Event - 23/07/2014 : Central London, Finance, hourly rates, hr, human resources, ILFM seminar, practice management, UK law firms, Finance, Human Resources, Practice Management, Workshops and seminars

A one day course offering practical advice and guidance in making your practice more profitable by increasing fees, reducing bad debts using proven methods, the efficient use of capital, increasing motivation and best practice to achieve good...