Dec 21, 2018
Increasingly, corporate in-house clients want access to online collaboration tools to make communication with their law firms easier.
- Nov 19, 2018
I am a strong advocate for the adoption of legal technology and artificial intelligence. Not only do I believe that the adoption of legal tech will make lawyers more efficient and able to provide better more affordable services to clients, but I believe there will be a time, very soon, when not using legal technology tools will risk a lawyer being found to be in a possible breach of their professional obligations.
Nov 12, 2018
The size of the chatbot market is growing exponentially.
Oct 23, 2018
When legal departments work collaboratively with their external firms and technology partners on real-world problems, innovation can happen in interesting and cost-effective ways and it doesn’t have to mean reduced fees for law firms.
- Oct 15, 2018
Oct 1, 2018
Throughout 2018, Canadian Lawyer, with research partners RSM Canada and CIBC, invited members of the legal community to provide input on six critical topics facing the legal community.
Jul 23, 2018
Puneet Tiwari always knew he wanted to be a tech innovator despite the uncertainties.
Jul 23, 2018
Puneet Tiwari always knew he wanted to be a tech innovator despite many obstacles along the way.
- May 22, 2018
Getting back to time management, associations come up with suggestions to maximize time available for billing such as the following:
- May 22, 2018
Law firms need a person who is formally responsible for product success.
May 14, 2018
The game-changing technology underpinning crypto-currencies such as bitcoin threatens to supersede lawyers and other trusted intermediaries.
- May 14, 2018
Every few years, the legal profession is told that some new breakthrough technology is going to change the profession forever.
Mar 19, 2018
Lawyers have many helpful attributes, but their aversion to ambiguity needs to be overcome.
- Mar 12, 2018
Whether because of nostalgia, a desire to save costs, ignorance, concerns of business interruption or sheer laziness, there have been countless stories in the press demonstrating that companies and individuals continue to use outdated versions of various critical software programs, including those that connect to the internet.
Mar 9, 2018
CHICAGO - Will lawyers soon be arguing their case in a virtual courtroom, perhaps from their living room or a distant tropical island, untethered by a physical location? While that may seem like a distant sci-fi future, virtual reality is no longer fiction, as some technologically savvy legal educators outlined in a panel discussion at the ABA Techshow in Chicago yesterday.
Jan 17, 2018
At least 150 lawyers and law students braved the snow last night to hear a panel of eminent jurists discuss the future of legal education, at McGill University’s Faculty of Law.
- Jan 15, 2018
The year 2017 was an impressive and banner year for legal tech. Discussions regarding the role of artificial intelligence and legal tech have increasingly become commonplace in legal conferences across Canada and the world.
- Jan 8, 2018
Most law firms won’t be technology innovators, but strategic partnerships can help them compete.
Nov 22, 2017
Toronto startup Blue J Legal has launched new artificial intelligence software to help predict how courts would resolve employment law issues.
- Nov 17, 2017
Legal departments are showing themselves to be cost effective, but they are still sending out a good portion of work to external providers, according to a survey from the Corporate Legal Operations Consortium.