Billing guidelines are rules that law firms must follow with regard to what they can and cannot invoice a client for. Download the guide for ten example billing guidelines, their application and purpose, likelihood of acceptance by law firms, and suggested wording for each.
Ari Kaplan from Reinventing Professionals interviewed Timo Tschersig, the head of customer success for BusyLamp, a legal operations software platform, and Dr. Bernhard Waltl, a data scientist with BMW Group. Bernard is a co-founder of the Liquid Legal Institute in Germany and he and Timo are among the authors of the Institute’s 2019 Digitalization Guide. […]
Legal operations is rising in popularity and the trend is towards building dedicated roles and teams. This guide will help you hire the right people for the function, including a comparison of the pros and cons of hiring lawyers vs. non-lawyers, what an effective team looks like, and how to train your legal team to have the skills needed for legal operations success.
Liquid Legal Institute has created a guide by collaborating with legal technology experts from BusyLamp, KMPG Law, Telefonica and ECE. Many in-house legal departments realise the need for change but don’t know where and how to start their legal technology projects. Legal’s lack of experience in this area can cause projects to fail prematurely. This eGuide will help you through the process.
The BusyLamp Legal Operations Benchmarking Report surveyed legal departments from 13 countries and more than 25 industries. There were many similarities and differences found but legal departments in Banking and Finance were among those with the highest technology budgets and usage, outside counsel spend, and largest internal teams. Despite the investment in legal technology and […]
The inaugural BusyLamp Legal Operations Benchmarking report complements existing legal operations reports that are mainly compiled from US data. The international survey of legal departments from 13 countries and more than 25 industries examines what strategies are in use by legal departments internationally, and highlights differences between countries, industries, legal expenditures and legal department sizes. […]
Ari Kaplan from Reinventing Professionals interviewed André König, BusyLamp VP Sales and Marketing, on how in-house legal operations teams can benefit from artificial intelligence, the maturity level of blockchain in legal departments and law firms, the common use cases for AI and blockchain in the legal community, and how prospective users can get started.
The history of eBilling and why legal spend management is now seen as a must have that generates significant savings for in-house teams.
Matter cost control, improved team productivity and reduced legal spend are some of the benefits for in-house teams that use eBilling. But how do you quantify these benefits into a monetary savings prediction to make sure eBilling is right for your legal department? This on-demand webinar covers how to make a finance-based business case for investing in legal spend management software.
This BusyLamp guide describes six different ways eBilling will save your legal department time and costs. It assigns an estimated monetary value calculation to each area, even those difficult-to-quantify productivity benefits. Expected project costs are outlined too, so you can factor them into your overall return on investment.