Aderant, a legal business and practice management software provider, announced a new analytical module for Expert ClearView designed to measure aspects of a law firm's general ledger calculated from multiple dimensions.
The American Arbitration Association is launching ClauseBuilder, a new online tool to create arbitration and mediation agreements, which will first focus on commercial arbitration contracts.
The head of Autonomy's content management unit said Thursday that he aims to improve transparency for customers in the wake of financial scandal allegations by parent company Hewlett-Packard, but that it's otherwise business-as-usual in daily operations.
As social media use continues to grow, more employers are writing dedicated social media polices, and many are also monitoring employee use of social media sites at work, according to a new survey.
Rocket Matter will soon let lawyers integrate their email into its online practice management service. The service, as of Nov. 19, will have a built-in email application using the popular IMAP protocol.
Avvo, a lawyer directory and forum for legal questions, has launched Avvo Ignite, a new website service for lawyers designed to market legal services and generate new clients.
Rees Morrison, of General Counsel Metrics, explains good practices to compare law department metrics and predicts that future benchmarks will incorporate transparent and innovative methods.
Technology research house Gartner is now covering corporate legal matters and business processes as well as tracking of outside counsel, to be led by compliance and governance expert John Wheeler.
As they tried to get back to business last week, solos and small firms were confronted with problems such as inaccessible case files, the inability to make it to court and impatient clients and adversaries.