Technology/telecommunications

LEGAL TECH

General counsel under pressure

Technological transformation firmly on general agenda but in-house legal teams facing increasing pressures, says new report.

DISRUPTION

BT lets go of ABS

UK communications giant gives ABS to law firm months after forming strategic partnership general counsel portrayed as transforming and simplifying.

ROBOTICS

Clifford Chance in robotic pilot

Firm launches pilot and training with plan in place to expand across Asia Pacific and create fully-functional legal bots.

LEGAL TECH

Law school gets £5.6m legaltech boost

Swansea University and the Welsh Government announce £5.6 million investment in LegalTech and access to justice, including cyberterrorism research.

LEGAL TECH

AI study kicks off lawtech gathering

ITechLaw kicks off Dublin conference with a call for comment on AI framework, as authors highlight attempt to synthesise a number of national efforts globally.

DISRUPTION

Tech providers to target disruption

HighQ and SYKE to enhance delivery of in-house and law firm technology solutions by targeting disruption and call for thoughtful implementation.