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Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Opens Georgetown, Delaware, Office
Posted on 23 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, the premier provider of legal services to technology, life sciences, and other growth enterprises worldwide, has announced that it has opened an office in Georgetown, Del. Chancellor Chandler... Read More

The Emergence Of Knowledge Analysis: Change And Knowledge Management In Large Law Firms: Free Download
Posted on 28 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By Ronald W. Staudt , Professor of Law and Associate Vice President for Law, Business and Technology at Chicago-Kent College of Law Meet knowledge management's new internal customers: Finders, Minders and Grinders. Knowledge management ("KM"... Read More

LexisNexis Announces Public Beta Release Of LexisNexis Firm Manager
Posted on 1 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

Web-Based Matter Management Program Offers a Secure, Inexpensive Way for Small Law Firms and Solo Practitioners to Run Their Practices NEW YORK, February 1, 2011 - LexisNexis ( www.lexisnexis.com ), a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow... Read More

Whose Hold Is It Anyway? Potential New Roles For Law Firms In Litigation Holds
Posted on 10 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By Joshua P. Rosenberg The revision of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure in December 2006 focused on the rapidly evolving practice of electronic discovery and attempted to deal head-on with the complex issues arising from the production of electronically... Read More

1 In 3 Lawyers Plans To Increase e-Discovery Spending, Robert Half Legal eDiscovery Services Research Reveals
Posted on 23 Mar 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

Many Unprepared to Manage Requests, Especially for Social Media, Cloud Computing MENLO PARK, Calif. -- Spending by organizations on electronic discovery-related services grew in 2011 and should continue to increase through 2013, new research from Robert... Read More

1 In 4 Attorneys Plans To Hire In Second Quarter, Robert Half Legal Survey Finds
Posted on 15 Mar 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MENLO PARK, Calif. - More than one-quarter ( 26 percent ) of lawyers interviewed for the quarterly Robert Half Legal Hiring Index plans to hire full-time legal staff during the second quarter of 2012, while 4 percent anticipate staff reductions. The net... Read More

Legal Hiring Expected to Remain Strong in Second Quarter: Litigation Hottest Growth Area, Robert Half Legal Survey Reveals
Posted on 10 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MENLO PARK, Calif. - Hiring in the legal field should remain strong in the second quarter of 2011, new research suggests. Twenty-nine percent of lawyers interviewed for the quarterly Robert Half Legal Hiring Index plan to add legal staff in the next three... Read More

Robert Half Legal Survey: 1 In 4 Lawyers Plans To Hire In Fourth Quarter
Posted on 13 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

Litigation Expected to See Most Growth, New Robert Half Legal Survey Reveals MENLO PARK, Calif. - One in four (25 percent) lawyers interviewed for the quarterly Robert Half Legal Hiring Index plans to add legal staff in the next three months, while... Read More

When Can Law Firms Screen to Avoid Disqualifications?
Posted on 31 Aug 2011 by David Sorensen

By David Sorensen While many are aware of the concept of screening, especially in light of recent action by many states and the ABA in this regard, fewer are aware how actually to use screening effectively. Correct use can not only obviate potential... Read More

Robert Half Legal Survey: 4 In 10 Law Firms Lack Leadership Succession Plans
Posted on 18 May 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MENLO PARK, Calif. - If a law firm loses its top leaders, who will take their place? It's a question without an answer within many organizations, new research from Robert Half Legal indicates. Nearly four in 10 ( 39 percent ) attorneys polled said... Read More