We’ve seen many great products at LegalTech New York 2012 and BIA‘s TotalDiscovery.com is another one to add to that list. In his interview with LXBN TV, BIA President & Founder Brian Schrader explains that TotalDiscovery.com is an online do-it-yourself EDRM tool that allows professionals to go online and, within minutes, do the entire discovery process yourself. They’ve also expanded the collections to include Twitter, GMail, Facebook, Google Docs and pretty much everything you can imagine.
In his interview with LXBN TV, Index Engines VP of Information Discovery Jim McGann explains where they fit in the electronic discovery reference model. He also touches on the latest news on Index Engines at LegalTech New York 2012, which includes an announcement of the Octane forensic preservation archive, the new version of which adds forensic image indexing support. Also, he explains what trends he’s seeing in information governance and litigation readiness, with the latter being the most popular subject.
In his interview with LXBN TV, JD Supra Co-founder and VP of Strategic Development Adrian Lurssen describes his company’s services, content marketing for attorneys and the growing use of social media by lawyers and law firms. In our conversation, he discusses how content written from the point of view of the reader—addressing their specific needs—is often best, and how law firms are growing to realize that social media is a tool that isn’t going away, they need to use it effectively.
Worldox prides itself on document review without high-cost or complexity. As President Ray Zwiefelhofer explains in his interview with LXBN TV, this is a result of the product being built “by lawyers, for lawyers”. He also touches on what’s new in the recently-released GX3 Professional and what Worldox has going on at LegalTech New York 2012.
Let’s be honest, when it comes to providing support and services, lawyers are some of the most challenging clients. In my interview with Gina Buser of Traveling Coaches at LegaLTech New York 2012, we discuss best practices for providing technological support and guidance to lawyers and attorneys. Among the topics we cover are establishing a positive relationships with lawyers, talking to them about data security and providing tech support for the iPad in the legal workplace.
PS Ranganathan, Head of TCS Legal Services, On Marketplace Trends and His Company’s Legal Management Solution
In my interview with PS Ranganathan—Director & Global Head of Legal Services at Tata Consultancy Services—we discuss prominent trends Ranga is seeing in the legal technology industry, TCS’ unique approach and their Legal Management Solution. We also look ahead to TCS’ future plans and their long-term strategy for their LMS offering.
Legal Tech New York attendees should be sure to stop by the Workshare booth (#124) to see the latest product innovations for document comparison, metadata removal, PDF and SharePoint. Workshare Point version 1.2, will be on display. See how the solution supports Microsoft Office 365 and Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010.
Kroll Ontrack President & CEO Dean Hager discusses the drive for efficiency as one of the top trends in the legal industry today. In our interview, Hager touches on how Kroll Ontrack—and specifically their product Verve—addresses this issue. Verve promises lower costs and better results, as the product is intended to put lawyers and law firms in control, giving them access to market leading electronic discovery and data processing technology. Also, Hager concludes with the many things Kroll Ontrack has going on at LegalTech New York 2012.
Following are the points I made at Legal Tech New York today on the program “Growing and Retaining Your Client Base through Technology & New Media.” I’m speaking from 10:30-11:45am on a panel discussion with my colleagues Len Gilbert, Vice President, Promotional Solutions and Customer Experience, LexisNexis, Samantha Miller, Director of Product Management, Website Services, LexisNexis, and Adrian Lurssen, Co-Founder, VP of Strategic Development, JD Supra.
Aderant CEO Chris Giglio and VP of Marketing Jim Hammond On the “New Aderant” And Aderant Expert 8.0
LegalTech is the temporary home for some of the largest technically-driven companies in the world (and it shows in the size of the booths). Aderant, an independent legal software corporation, is one such company visiting New York. We got the chance to interview Chris Giglio and Jim Hammond, the CEO and VP of Marketing at Aderant, about some of the services they provide to their clients, and their newest product, Aderant Expert 8.0, an extensive piece of software that offers a financial management system for law firms and professional services firms.