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Lack of legal talent leaves law firms struggling on

UK law firms are finding it difficult to recruit lawyers with the right skills - putting more pressure on retention.<p>Two in three law firms are …

Recruitment

Today's General Counsel, Spring 2018

Victims of sexual harassment have long suffered under a system that stifled their voice. Change is coming.

Gender

Ontario's AI ecosystem is powering the global shift toward a digital economy

<b>Here are some of the companies listed among Ontario's 300+ AI startups:</b><p>Integrate.AI<br>Founded in 2017, Integrate AI is building an AI-powered platform …

Artificial Intelligence

Data-Driven Client Retention Program Wins Fans at DLA Piper

The initiative, which uses predictive analytics to help the firm broaden its relationships with existing clients, is now out of its pilot stage.

The City

The workplace of the future

ARTIFICIAL intelligence (AI) is barging its way into business. As our special report this week explains, firms of all types are harnessing AI to …

Artificial Intelligence

Future of Work: Top 100 Influencers and Brands

TOP 100 INDIVIDUALS<p>We looked at all the individuals engaging on Twitter to bring you a list of the top influencers in future of work. Below is the …

Blockchain Education Heads to Canadian Capital

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Patenting artificial intelligence

Demand for AI patents is growing exponentially as the pace of innovation accelerates<b>.</b><p>In October, Saudi Arabia became the first country in the world …

Measuring your firm’s success

Key performance indicators, when done right, should offer a quick snapshot of how to better run your law firm.<p>It’s long been expected that when …

Employee Engagement

Axiom Launches Legal AI Programme to Boost Contract Analysis + R&D

Stephenson Harwood launches new flexible working scheme

Stephenson Harwood has introduced a permanent working from home scheme that will allow fee-earners to take one day off per week.<p>Premium content<p>This …

Toronto scores high on talent, low on costs

High quality talent and low costs are driving North America's fastest growing market<p>Ontario's competitive business costs, availability of highly …

Real Estate

Word from the managing partner: Andrew Jenkinson, Reed Smith on agile working | Legal IT Insider

Added on the 25th Jul 2017 at 11:26 am<p>In April, Reed Smith became the latest law firm to bring in agile working to enable its staff to take more …

Project Management

Flexible working, not bent out of shape - For the in

<i>By Paul Gilbert | July 2017</i><p>Flexible working is the single biggest driver for change in the legal profession – greater than any tech innovation, …

Innovation

The future of work | Six predictions on how proposed changes in the law will affect staffing companies, online platforms and users of their services.

The last month has seen a lot of comment about how the law needs to change in order better to protect (and tax!) so-called gig workers and other …

Law firms' preferred universities

<b>The Russell Group dominates the market at 81.4%.</b><p><b>Oxbridge grads make up a quarter of London trainees and a fifth of all trainees.</b><p><b>The range of</b> …

Birmingham City FC

Why People Thrive in Coworking Spaces

Shonagh Rae<p>There seems to be something special about coworking spaces. As researchers who have, for years, studied how employees thrive, we were surprised to discover that people who belong to them report levels of thriving that approach an average of 6 on a 7-point scale. This is at least a point …

Ann Arbor

The 21st Century Law Firm Model

The market will no longer tolerate the inefficiencies of the traditional law firm model. Persistently and progressively, clients are insisting that …

Here’s what the AI map in Canada looks like (at least today)

Jean-Francois Gagne’s map of the AI ecosystem in Canada is a constant work in progress. In fact, each time he presents his graphic to an audience, he …

Canada wants to be the next Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley's immigration woes could be great news for Canada.<p>The U.S. government is making it more difficult for companies to quickly hire talent from other countries, with a cap on expedited visas for highly skilled workers and a pending plan to overhaul the H-1B visa program. Meanwhile, …

Silicon Valley

Successful Change Management — Kotter’s 8-Step Change Model

Read in 16 minutes<p>In 1996 John Kotter wrote Leading Change* which looked at what people did to transform their organisations. Kotter introduced an …

Law Firms vs NewLaw: How to face the future of legal services?

<i>The business of law is changing. Many market elements are moving at the same time. In this article you will find thoughts and comments from some of</i> …

Why The Law Firm Business Model Is All Wrong

Lawyers pretty much base their billing on one thing: <i>time</i>. Even for flat fee matters, the cost is usually dependent on the hours of work required. …

Last days of the BigLaw business model?

6 September, 2013<p>We are witnessing the last days of the BigLaw business model.<p>As recently as a few days ago, The Lawyer in London published a range …

How to recognise a NewLaw firm

12 December, 2013<p>In today’s rapidly changing legal landscape it is important to define and be able to recognise NewLaw firms and their many …

Innovation

There's An AI Revolution Underway And It's Happening In Canada

Watch out U.S.—there’s a new startup hotbed in town and it’s coming from our neighbors to the north. I recently spent a week in Toronto and Montreal working with new startups and can’t believe the passion and energy I felt there. The DNA of Canadian entrepreneurs is charged with technical …

Artificial Intelligence