Tag Archives: departments

Cottage Industrialist, a founder or top executive of a leading vendor to law departments: Ladan Behnia of Mitratech (Part 3 of a series)

Here is the latest backgrounder on a leading matter management system's founder. I asked these "cottage industrialists" to give some idea about the start of the company, some metrics about the current company, and an usual use of their software…. … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Law Departments and The On-Boarding Process

Law departments, you better have a solid on-boarding process for new in-house hires as Mark Hermann points out at his recent InsideStraight column over at AboveTheLaw. [via: Inside Straight: The On-Boarding Process at Above The Law] Like this post? Subscribe … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Law | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Goal based training on software and its application in law departments

Am. Legal Tech. Insider, Aug. 2011 has an item on page 7 about Capensys, a software training company. It trains users on Microsoft's Office 2010 as well as other applications used in law firms. Capensys "employs a goal-based training approach… … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Law | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ideas, beliefs, and knowledge: the progression and an illustration for law departments

To the degree managers don't make distinctions between concepts, they lose some ability to understand and respond to what is happening. For that reason, value vocabulary – each new word sharpens just a bit one's ability to discriminate between concepts…. … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Law | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Characteristics of "traditional" compared to "proactive" law departments

In the Fall of 2010 ALM Legal Intelligence collected surveys from 176 US in-house lawyers. LexisNexis CounselLink published the findings. A part of the report draws on a theoretical distinction of the Association of Corporate Counsel between what it has… … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Law | Tagged , , | Leave a comment