Category: legaltech

Tales of LegalTech Adoption: Chris Newby, General Counsel at AIG

In a series of monthly interviews, LawGeex speaks to top In-House Counsel adopting legal technology to enhance productivity. Here, we speak to Chris Newby, General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer at AIG EMEA How is AIG’s in-house team organized? Size… Read More

7 surefire steps to end contract gridlock in your business

In the words of Harvard professors, Marco Iansiti and Karim R. Lakhani, the contract process now represents “a rush-hour gridlock trapping a Formula 1 race car”. The International Association for Contract & Commercial Management (IACCM) has found that 83% of… Read More

Cost of processing a basic contract soars to $6900

We asked our friends at the International Association for Contract & Commercial Management (IACCM) how much a contract costs a business. Tim Cummins, President of the IACCM, says inefficiency is pushing up the price of getting a basic… Read More

9 Top Trends making the ACC Annual Meeting the kickass event for in-house lawyers

On October 15-18 in Washington DC more than 4000 of the world’s top in-house counsels gather and debate on the future of law. It is a golden time for the in-house legal profession. Only last week the Financial… Read More

Tales of LegalTech Adoption: Vicky Lockie, formerly Associate GC at Pearson

In a series of monthly interviews, LawGeex speaks to top In-House Counsel adopting legal technology to enhance productivity. Here, we speak to Vicky Lockie, Senior Consultant VBL Consulting, and formerly Associate GC at Pearson.  What is Pearson and how… Read More

Top task management tools for Lawyers: Trello; Evernote and Asana

Brian Schmidt is Chief of Staff, and former General Counsel at Trello, a visual collaboration tool that creates a shared perspective on projects. Schmidt says Trello “occupies the organizational space between blank canvas-type tools (e.g. a word doc) and a… Read More

LawGeex 4.0 release sees next generation of AI contract review for businesses

TEL AVIV, Israel, September 6 2017: LawGeex, the leading AI contract review platform for businesses, has today launched product enhancements that provide more control, speed and consistency than ever before. LawGeex combines machine learning algorithms and text analytics… Read More

Tales of LegalTech Adoption: Roberto Facundus at Tongal

In a new series of monthly interviews, LawGeex speaks to top In-House Counsel adopting legal technology to enhance productivity. Here, we speak to Roberto Facundus, General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer at Tongal. How is Tongal’s in-house team organized? Size… Read More

There is one danger threatening LegalTech’s future. But here is the antidote

On nearly every measure, legal technology appears to be thriving. This sector is now a $16 billion industry in the U.S.  There are 715 legalTech startups. These companies secured a record $155 million across 67 deals in 2016. The figures for… Read More

Salesforce praises new legal technology in eliminating sales bottlenecks

Technologies that eliminate legal bottlenecks will play a significant part in closing deals faster and driving business growth at top companies, according to a Salesforce executive. Robin Fisher, area vice president of Salesforce Europe and the Middle East,… Read More