7 Things to Consider when Switching Time & Billing Systems

Posted by Gaby Isturiz on January 26, 2019 at 1:10 PM

Is your existing Time & Billing (legal accounting) System falling short of the firm's needs and expectations? Do you find that the strategic vision and goals of the firm are not in alignment with the solutions you have? Or, perhaps, you are being forced to switch to a new solution because your current system will no longer be supported anymore? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you are likely exploring the possibility of implementing a new time & billing system.

Topics: Time & Billing Systems


Three Challenges for Law Firms to Tackle in 2019

Posted by Gaby Isturiz on January 19, 2019 at 10:51 AM

Each year brings about its distinct set of challenges, and of course, this year will be no different. That said, this is quite a time to work within the legal industry. Perhaps more than any other time in history, there are now a vast array of technology solutions available to help you overcome even the most daunting of obstacles.


Outside Counsel Guidelines: The Key Issues Faced by Today’s Law Firms in Managing Billing Compliance

Posted by Gaby Isturiz on January 11, 2019 at 11:23 AM

 

Bob Karau is the Manager of Client Financial Services at Robins Kaplan LLP. In the following post, Bob explores the topic of Outside Counsel Guidelines and how today’s firms are challenged with addressing volume, complexity and technology in order to achieve compliance.

Outside Counsel Guidelines(OCG) have been standard practice in the agreements between law firms and their corporate clients for quite some time, however in recent years, they have grown in both scope and complexity, making the task of managing them both overwhelming and elusive.

Topics: compliance, billing guidelines, outside counsel guidelines