Products & Software

When One Door Closes: Firm Manager’s Discontinuation Prompts Market Frenzy

By Gabrielle Orum Hernández |

As practice management companies are quickly noticing, one company’s demise can be another’s beginning in a cloud software world.

Tyler Technologies Acquires Online Dispute Resolution Platform Modria

By Gabrielle Orum Hernández |

Small claims could move online as Modria is integrated into Odyssey File and Serve, the company’s proprietary court e-file technology.

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This Startup Helps Clients Dish on Their Law Firms. Will the Firms Listen?

By Miriam Rozen |

For law firms, a Qualmet subscription would offer customized reports that include their own scores from clients, as well as scores for their rivals. But no firms have signed up.

Need to Start Prepping for GDPR? There’s an App for That

By Ian Lopez |

Hogan Lovells has developed an app for organizations looking to shore up GDPR compliance efforts.

The Law Firm Secondment: Thomson Reuters Explores a New Client Strategy

By Zach Warren |

Thomson Reuters has begun a secondment program where employees spend a short amount of time in-house at firms to aid tech problems. But does it work, and is it cost-savvy?

Zapproved Announces Strategic Investment from Legal Tech Staple Vista Equity Partners

By Zach Warren |

Zapproved becomes the first company in Vista’s Endeavor Fund, focusing on enterprise software and data businesses under $30 million in revenue.

Wolters Kluwer Launches Beta Federal Developments Knowledge Center

By Rhys Dipshan |

The company’s Federal Developments Knowledge Center seeks to provide insight and analysis on the latest federal laws and regulations.

Casetext Unveils AI Brief Finder as Companion to CARA Research Platform

By Zach Warren |

CARA Brief Finder, available to all current CARA users, predicts relevant excerpts from briefs using artificial intelligence technology.

IBM Watson

IBM Says New Watson Tool Could Dramatically Reduce Outside Counsel Spend

By Jennifer Williams-Alvarez |

Outside Counsel Insights relies on cloud-based cognitive computing system Watson to reveal billing insights to in-house legal departments.

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Thomson Reuters Brings Amazon Alexa to Timekeeping

By Gabrielle Orum Hernández |

"Alexa, make sure I'm actually documenting all my billable hours."

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Foxwordy Grows Up, Launches Enterprise Offering

By Gabrielle Orum Hernández |

Collaboration tool Foxwordy is looking to move further into the business space, and away from its roots as a “social media for lawyers.”

E-discovery Leader Ipro Announces ‘Substantial Investment’ from ParkerGale Capital

By Zach Warren |

The deal, whose monetary details have not been disclosed, will allow ‘increased investment across all departments’ and provide further acquisition opportunities, the company says.

ONE Discovery Looks to Expand E-discovery’s UX Focus with New Solution

By Rhys Dipshan |

The new company is betting on the demand for a "for e-discovery professionals, by e-discovery professionals" tool in the enterprise space.

LexisNexis, HBR Consulting Explore Legal Tech Support with New Joint Venture

By Zach Warren |

Managed Technology Services will utilize LexisNexis technologies and data hosting capabilities, while HBR provides a strategy element.

Integration for Investigation: kCura/Videris Partnership Pulls Web Data to Connect Dots

By Ian Lopez |

kCura and Videris are betting their integration can vastly improve the efficiency of analyzing data sets by aligning internal and external data sets.

DTI Looks for Next Step E-Discovery, Info Gov with Minority Investment in Valora

By Ian Lopez |

The investment allows Valora to focus on technology development over services, while DTI’s clients get access to data classification technology.

Advanced Discovery Announces Integration with Ipro’s Automated Digital Discovery

By Zach Warren |

The support provider will integrate ADD into its data centers, leveraging the solution as part of its own management solution platform.

Immigration Expert Raises Concerns about Asylum Uses for DoNotPay Bot

By Ed Silverstein |

‘It doesn’t replace the mind of an experienced immigration lawyer…. It may come back to haunt them later,’ warns Reid F. Trautz of the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

LawyerLine Tries to “Automate” Human Phone Responses for Law Offices

By Gabrielle Orum Hernández |

Lawyer.com’s new phone service relies on scripts rather than automation to replace office assistants.

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Document Coding on the Go? kCura Introduces Mobile Relativity App for iPads

By Ian Lopez |

E-discovery giant kCura is betting lawyers will code documents from iPads much like the office. But are users ready for review on the fly?

LexisNexis Integrates Lex Machina Analytics Across Platforms, Underscoring Big Data Demands

By Ricci Dipshan |

The company will make metrics from Lex Machina’s Legal Analytics platform available to Lexis Advance users, and it plans to integrate more analytics data throughout 2017.

Product Preview for LegalWeek 2017

By LTN Staff |

Here’s a first look at some of the products, offerings and more that will be featured at LegalWeek, the Experience.

Making Globalization Work for the Boutique Firm: Globality’s Online Marketplace

By Gabrielle Orum Hernández |

Using machine learning, the online platform connects global corporate matters to boutique law firms.

Catalyst Looks for E-Discovery Insight for Corporate Counsel with New Platform

By Ricci Dipshan |

Catalyst’s Insight Enterprise joins the movement to streamline e-discovery processes for corporate counsel.