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Five Ways Emerging Technology Will Improve Your Practice - Managing your Litigation Workflow (Part 1) Wednesday, 17th May 2017 The pioneering litigation tools created by firms such as PacerPro, Allegory Law, and Case Text were on display at a recent forum in San Francisco and it was evident that they are set to have a significant impact on the management of litigation workflows. Read more
Technology and Project Management in the Legal Profession Friday, 28th April 2017 The role that technology and project management could play in providing corporate legal advice is a relevant one for law firms as clients demand lower cost and higher quality legal advice. Read more
Starting on the Right Foot Monday, 24th April 2017 With the technology sector awash with capital, new companies pitch enthusiastically for a piece of the pie and in the process make representations about the prospective growth of their business. Read more
Artificial Intelligence and the Law Thursday, 20th April 2017 Could lawyers be replaced by computers? Read more
Women in Law: Statistics in Depth Monday, 10th April 2017 If you took a seat in almost any law lecture theatre in Australia you would not be blamed for wondering if the conversations and organisations around equal representation for women in the legal industry were still necessary. Read more
The Rise of Boutique Law Firms Tuesday, 14th March 2017 The 2016 Australia: State of the Legal Market report found that there was a continued growth in the number of specialist and boutique law firms. Read more
Leading Firms Embrace Start-Up Culture Monday, 12th December 2016 Australia’s largest firms appear to be capitalising on the emergence of start-ups. By rolling out specialist services that provide general advice at little to no-cost, firms such as Allens and Corrs Chambers Westgarth are seeking to provide through-life support for burgeoning entrepreneurs and develop partnerships with the next generation of Australian businesses. Read more
Adapting Legal Practice to Keep Up with Innovation and Technology Monday, 5th December 2016 The legal industry has often been accused of being a static profession in terms of doing things in new ways and making full use of new technologies Read more
Equitable Briefing at the Bar Monday, 21st November 2016 Following an equitable briefing policy set out by the Law Council of Australia, a policy has been adopted by the Australian Bar Association to move towards greater gender equity in briefs and inclusion at the Bar. Read more
Blockchain, Smart Contracts and the Changing Landscape of Transactions Monday, 14th November 2016 How technology in the form of the Blockchain is providing additional security, functionality and accountability in real time for contracts and transactions, and its effect on the intermediary. Read more