Intapp case study: Eversheds on Law Firm new business intake and conflicts management

Case Study - 06/11/2014 : conflict and compliance software, Eversheds case study, Intapp case study, intapp open, legal it, legal technology, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

 

Eversheds adopted Intapp Open to streamline business acceptance. The software has simplified conflicts searches and accelerated the...

Security misconceptions shattered as cloud adoption rises

News Article - 04/11/2014 : cloud computing, Cyber security, law firm cloud computing, legal it, legal technology, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

The more services you adopt, the less you worry about security

The perceived security threats associated with cloud services become less of an issue as businesses adopt more cloud services. This is according to ...

2014 Annual Law Firms’ Survey: working capital and finance

Resource - 29/10/2014 : Finance, pwc, risk and compliance, Finance, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Overall lock-up has deteriorated across all bandings of firms and, therefore, more cash is tied up in the working capital of law firms. In addition, there has been a notable increase in the number of firms making capital calls along with an...

Aderant CompuLaw DocketAlertTM reduces risk to law firms

News Article - 29/10/2014 : aderant, legal it, legal technology, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Automated alerts for upcoming court deadlines helps further decrease chances of human error and potential risk to law firms

The much anticipated CompuLaw DocketAlertTM solution is live and available. ...

Databarracks addresses UK’s DR shortcomings

News Article - 29/10/2014 : business continuity, cloud computing, Cyber security, Databarracks, disaster recovery, legal it, legal technology, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Databarracks addresses UK’s DR shortcomings with new Disaster Recovery toolkit

Last month, cloud service provider Databarracks reported...

ILFM COFA workshops - London

Event - 28/10/2014 : Central London, COFA, Finance, practice management, risk and compliance, workshops, Finance, Risk & Compliance, Training and educational courses

Two half day workshops dedicated to the compliance role of COFA. Available as a whole day or attendees can choose to attend either one of the half day sessions. Whether you are being appointed as a COFA, a member of an accounts team or supporting...

ILFM COFA workshops - Cheltenham

Event - 28/10/2014 : COFA, Finance, practice management, risk and compliance, workshops, Finance, Practice Management, Training and educational courses

Two half day workshops dedicated to the compliance role of COFA. Available as a whole day or attendees can choose to attend either one of the half day sessions. Whether you are being appointed as a COFA, a member of an accounts team or supporting...

ILFM COFA workshops - Exeter

Event - 28/10/2014 : COFA, Exeter, Finance, practice management, risk and compliance, workshops, Finance, Risk & Compliance, Training and educational courses

Two half day workshops dedicated to the compliance role of COFA. Available as a whole day or attendees can choose to attend either one of the half day sessions. Whether you are being appointed as a COFA, a member of an accounts team or supporting...

High level of engagement with new SRA consultation

News Article - 27/10/2014 : Competence status, risk and compliance, solicitors regulation authority, SRA, Risk & Compliance

Consumer based evidence supports SRA's draft Competence Statement as new events are scheduled to raise awareness of changes

The SRA is running two new events to raise awareness and understanding of the draft Competence Statement and...

Keeping your clients close and your firms' bank even closer

Blog post - 24/10/2014 : Finance, Legal Practice Management, Legal Practice Management magazine, practice management, risk and compliance, risk management, Finance, Technology, Practice Management

This blog post was also featured as a column in the October 2014 issue of Legal Practice Management magazine. To read...

Eversheds accelerates new business acceptance with Intapp open

News Article - 24/10/2014 : conflict and compliance, conflicts management software, legal it, legal technology, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

  • Leading international law firm sees significant success with Intapp conflicts management software
  • British Legal Awards...

Risk: 2014 Annual Law Firms’ survey

Resource - 22/10/2014 : Cyber security, information security, legal it, legal technology, pwc, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Information security should be high on the agenda of Boards of all UK law firms; more focus and resource is required in this area. Linked with this, UK law firms remain behind other sectors in the extent of their use of internal audit.

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UK firms call for “guide not prescribe” approach to legal IT, says report

News Article - 21/10/2014 : cloud computing, cloud services, Databarracks, law firm news, legal it, legal technology, practice management software, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Law Society can avoid further backlash by following it’s own example

In light of the recent backlash to its latest IT proposals, the Law Society can gain favour with UK firms by instead using approach it has...

Out of hours support helping lawyers get their balance back

News Article - 21/10/2014 : DictateNow, legal it, legal technology, risk, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

One of the UK’s foremost medical experts, Professor John Ashton, President of the Faculty of Public Health, recently published a report calling for a four-day working-week to help reduce stress levels among the employed population. ...

Josie Robinson urges sole practitioner start-ups to choose Quill’s outsourced support

News Article - 21/10/2014 : Finance, finance software, law firm outsourcing, legal it, legal technology, practice management, practice management software, quill pinpoint, risk and compliance, Finance, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

When she decided to go it alone, Josie Robinson changed from independent consultant solicitor to sole practitioner of a niche specialist medical negligence and sports injury claims practice.

As expected, a lengthy SRA application was...