LegalTech | IT Audit

New Year is an excellent opportunity to plan and start doing new things, e.g. plan and start implementing your New Year resolutions, both in private life and professionally, consider implementing useful LegalTech solutions that would bring you a quick ROI etc. Also, to do an external IT Audit in you...
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LegalTech | Document Automation

Lawyers no longer need to manually draft their documents. There are many LegalTech applications and platforms that can automate a lot! Avvoka, for instance, is a complete end-to-end document automation tool, which unlike other document automation systems, allows the user to take a document from prec...
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LegalTech | Document Bundling

Document bundles need to be created for many reasons, e.g.: Court filings Closing bibles Real Estate contract sets Family law It is very cumbersome and time consuming to do electronic bundles manually. A lot of time is wasted and there is a lot of room for error. Document bundling software, such as ...
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LegalTech | Summary

During summer months I posted a series of short articles about LegalTech. I thought to include a brief summary of main points below. Also wanted to remind everyone that I am posting those also on my website under koniecznyconsulting.com. SUMMARY AND MAIN POINTS ABOUT LEGALTECH It is the Age of Legal...
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LegalTech | Timekeeping

Whether a firm operates on a fixed fee or hourly basis, timekeeping is one of the most important functions for any law firm. Each lawyer  is required to maintain detailed timesheets which is crucial later when creating invoices and charging clients. While there are many possible arrangements with t...
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LegalTech | Thoughts – 4

Everybody is talking about LegalTech. Some started saying that LegalTech will replace lawyers or undermine and minimize them in a law firm. On the contrary! LegalTech is technology and software that will make a lawyer work easier and better and help them become more efficient and productive with les...
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LegalTech | Thoughts – 3

To legaltech or not to legaltech… that is not the question. Sorry, Mr. Shakespeare, not in this case. LegalTech is a must for law firms nowadays. However, many recent publications on the subject seem to indicate that law firms tend to be very conservative while considering such new solutions for t...
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LegalTech | Thoughts – 2

Everybody is talking about LegalTech. What actually is LegalTech? LegalTech is an industry that helps provide legal services through technology and software for practice management, document automation, management and storage, due diligence process, electronic discovery, billing etc. It is specialis...
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LegalTech | Thoughts – 1

Everybody is talking about LegalTech. Everywhere you look, you will see numerous articles about LegalTech. Some may think it is a fashion, a trend and just disregard it, continuing to use old outdated faulty tools, saving client documents on their C: drive and having this false feeling that they are...
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LegalTech | Metadata Scrubbing

Most documents contain hidden metadata that shows the history of the document, data about the document embedden within the file details. It shows when the document was created, edited, who authored or edited it etc.  When emailing legal documents to a client you should remove unncecessary metadata....
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