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Apr

11

2017

Law Department Sourcing – At the Tipping Point of Transformative Change

The topic of this year’s General Counsel panel at the LMA Annual Conference, which I had the honor of moderating, was on the rapidly changing buying cycle for legal services. The four-person panel was comprised of General Counsels and Legal Operations Professionals from Yahoo!, Cisco, NetApp, and PetersenDean, all of whom are leading organizations that have re-engineered their “build vs buy” strategies for sourcing legal work.

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Feb

21

2017

For Corporate Law Departments, the Talent Pipeline Starts In-House

Among the topics discussed throughout the Legalweek, The Experience event, talent acquisition was something that remains top of mind for law firms and corporate law departments as they look for new ways to attract and retain the next generation of legal minds coming into the workforce.

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Jan

30

2017

Legalweek, The Experience Curtain

Tips for What’s Ahead and What to See at Legalweek, The Experience

The day we’ve been waiting for is finally here. Tomorrow we are kicking off our inaugural Legalweek, The Experience event at the Hilton Midtown in New York City. Don’t forget to follow @Legalweekshow, using the hashtag #Legalweek17, and download our Legalweek Show app ahead of the event to access the full conference agenda.

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Jan

10

2017

Is the legal industry ripe for disruption? Testing the pulse of technology in the business of law

When it comes to technological advancements and the impact they have on our society, Andrew McAfee - visionary futurist, Director of the MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy and keynote speaker at ALM’s upcoming Legalweek, The Experience conference – put it best when he stated in his 2013 TED talk, “What will future jobs look like?”, that “we are in the middle of an astonishing period.”

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Dec

13

2016

Top Trends Driving the Business of Law in a VUCA World

With increasing challenges afoot in today’s business environment - such as the tumultuous political climate, economic uncertainty, regulatory changes, and privacy concerns – CEOs (myself included) are collaborating across the company’s various business divisions to solve problems companywide. This multifaceted approach is not necessarily a new idea among business leaders at large scale corporations, but according to insights gathered by ALM’s Intelligence and Editorial units, it is becoming more ubiquitous across companies of all sizes as the business environment continues to face global growth barriers.

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May

26

2016

FutureLaw – Glimpsing Legaltech’s Next Generation Disruptors; Are They Moving Fast Enough?

For the two hundred or so attendees in the room Friday at CodeX's FutureLaw event on the campus of Stanford Law School, the feeling was one of excitement and optimism. All that changed shortly after keynote speaker James Sandman from Legal Services Corporation began to speak.

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