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Net Neutrality: US Congress may take control over state laws
Author Peter S. Vogel/ Internet, IT & e-Discovery Blog The New York Times reported that “Members of Congress are expected to introduce net neutrality laws this year that would create nationwide rules, overriding whatever states have adopted.”  The February 1,
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Lessons from Legaltech: It’s Not About Legal Tech
Author David Curle/Legal Executive Institute: Much of the recent Legaltech conference focused on the legal industry’s changing structure and the market forces at work in it, but much of that focus was not on technology, but rather on business techniques
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Morning Docket: 02.04.19
Author Staci Zaretsky/Above the Law: * During an interview on “Face the Nation,” President Donald Trump was wishy-washy as to whether he’d be comfortable with special counsel Robert Mueller’s full report being released to the public, saying, “I don’t know.
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Legal tech hire: Richard Haywood joins Clarilis as Chairman
Author Caroline Hill/Legal IT Insider: Drafting automation provider Clarilis has hired respected former UK top 50 law firm partner turned consultant Richard Haywood as its chairman, as the private equity-backed, UK-headquartered firm looks to refine its strategy and scale its
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Lexpo secures International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) as Education Partner for Lexpo’19
Author /Legal Technology News – Legal IT Professionals | Everything legal technology: Lexpo, Europe’s prestigious legal innovation event, today announced a partnership with the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA). For Lexpo’19 (Amsterdam, 8 & 9 April), ILTA will be Lexpo’s
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Legaltech19: New global matter standard to provide “common language” for law firms and corporate counsel
Author Caroline Hill/Legal IT Insider: In one of the most significant announcements at Legaltech19, a high-level matter category standards alliance on 29 January announced the first version of its cross-industry standard, which is the culmination of a three-year effort to
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A taxonomy for technology: ‘today we have naming of parts’ – an excellent Engine Room Report
Author Roger Smith/Law, Technology and Access to Justice: The Open Society Justice Initiative and The Engine Room have done a brilliant job by respectively commissioning and writing Technology for Legal Empowerment: a global review. The authors have sought to list
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In E-Discovery Deal, OpenText Acquires Catalyst for $75 Million
Author Bob Ambrogi/LawSites: OpenText, a Canadian company that specializes in enterprise information management, has acquired Denver-based e-discovery company Catalyst Repository Systems, a provider of e-discovery technology for corporate legal departments and top law firms. The purchase price of the acquisition
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Morning Docket: 02.01.19
Author Joe Patrice/Above the Law: * King & Spalding expended a lot of effort to make the Super Bowl the most soulless corporate event of the year. * “Iowa prison porn” is a three-word phrase I never thought I’d have
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Could you survive without the Internet for 11+ days?
Author Peter S. Vogel/ Internet, IT & e-Discovery Blog The Washington Times reported the Pacific island of “Tonga was plunged into virtual darkness 11 days ago when the fiber-optic cable was severed. Initially people lost access to the internet almost
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Technology and Access to Justice: a snapshot from an Access to Justice in Technology Fellow
Author Roger Smith/Law, Technology and Access to Justice: Sara Agate, MPH, JD Candidate 2019 The Access to Justice in Technology Fellowships  that began a few years ago were the brainchild of Miguel Willis. I was a member in the second cohort, 2018
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Legal BI Vendor Iridium Technology Appoints Rod Wittenberg as Vice President of Sales, North America
Author /Legal Technology News – Legal IT Professionals | Everything legal technology: Iridium Technology LLC, a global provider of BI Solutions for law firms, is proud to announce the appointment of Rod Wittenberg as Vice President of Sales, North America
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