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Management Information is the Key to Improving the Velocity and Value of Commercial Contract Review

In this fourth and final article in our series on commercial contract review and outsourcing we cover the importance of “management information” in contract review. When a company has access to the information it needs to assess and analyze its commercial contracts, and the means by which they move through legal review, it has the opportunity to better manage the entire process—creating more efficiencies and maximizing value for shareholders in the process.


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Why Companies Need a “Playbook” to Outsource Commercial Contract Legal Review to an ALSP

In this third installment in our series on optimizing the review of commercial contracts, we address the issue of legal review of commercial contracts. At the core of legal review is ensuring that the right person with the right training is allocated contracts within the sweet spot of his or her expertise. From there, it’s all about having effective processes in place to move contracts through the system.


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Law School Applicants On The Rise?

While we’ve seen law schools close, merge or suspend enrollment over the last few years, it’s not uncommon for many to assume that a legal degree has somewhat lost its luster.  However, it seems we may be mistaken.  The legal industry recently felt a glimmer of hope fueled by applicant data and new testing options.

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When A Picture Speaks A Thousand Words

If you are staring at a text message trying to decipher what the crazy looking emoji means but find yourself failing miserably, you’re not alone.  The legal industry is right there with you for the time being.  Attorneys have a challenging task when it comes to the interpretation of data, given the explosion of texting and social media.  Add emojis and emoticons to that equation and many attorneys find themselves navigating unchartered waters.

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