Articles written by David Curle

David Curle Legal Content & Research Lead

David Curle
Legal Content & Research Lead
Kira Systems

David Curle is Legal Content and Research Lead at Kira Systems. He came to Kira from Thomson Reuters, where he provided research and content about legal technology and innovation for the Legal Executive Institute. Prior to Thomson Reuters he led coverage of the global legal information market for the research and analysis firm Outsell, Inc. David writes frequently for legal and legal tech publications and is a regular speaker at legal industry events. David has a JD from the University of Minnesota Law School, and a BA in History from Lawrence University.

Read the blog article: Total Diligence: Are Law Firms Leaving M&A Due Diligence Work (and Money) on the Table?

March 30, 2021 | Kira Insights

Total Diligence: Are Law Firms Leaving M&A Due Diligence Work (and Money) on the Table?

Are law firms putting clients at risk by NOT proposing the use of AI-based contract review tools to more comprehensively provide due diligence in M&A deals?

Read the blog article: What Impact Will an IBOR Transition Have on Your Documents?

March 23, 2021 | Learn Hub

What Impact Will an IBOR Transition Have on Your Documents?

The Financial Conduct Authority announced the transition from the London Interbank Offered Rates (LIBOR) to Risk-Free Rates (RFRs) by year-end 2021.

Read the blog article: What Is a UCC Financing Statement?

March 23, 2021 | Learn Hub

What Is a UCC Financing Statement?

The Uniform Commercial Code, or UCC, is a set of model rules that govern commercial transactions in the United States. Every state has adopted these model rules in substantially similar form, meaning that the terms of a commercial contract entered into in Connecticut is enforced in the same way as the terms of a commercial contract in Texas or any other state.

Read the blog article: Common M&A Agreement Pitfalls (and How to Avoid Them)

March 23, 2021 | Learn Hub

Common M&A Agreement Pitfalls (and How to Avoid Them)

Startups are in the spotlight these days, especially in the technology sector. They tend to be creative, hungry, and energetic businesses.

Read the blog article: Is Your Contract Technology Secure? A Guide to Security and Privacy Protections

March 18, 2021 | Kira Insights

Is Your Contract Technology Secure? A Guide to Security and Privacy Protections

Contracts contain some of the most critical and sensitive information that an organization wants to protect - information about strategies, relationships, prices, timetables, intentions.

Read the blog article: What Are Articles of Incorporation?

February 25, 2021 | Learn Hub

What Are Articles of Incorporation?

Creating a corporation has a number of benefits. It allows for streamlined pooling and transferring of assets. It provides limited liability protection for its corporate owners who, after incorporation, are generally not personally responsible for business debts.

Read the blog article: How to License Intellectual Property

February 23, 2021 | Learn Hub

How to License Intellectual Property

Paintings, inventions, scientific breakthroughs, novels, performances, and software are different products, but they have something in common. A maker invests time, intellect, and creative energy to develop these creations, which are termed intellectual property (IP).

Read the blog article: Trusting Artificial Intelligence: Tipping Points For Lawyers

February 22, 2021 | Kira Insights

Trusting Artificial Intelligence: Tipping Points For Lawyers

There is a central thesis to AI for Lawyers, the new book from Kira Systems co-founders Noah Waisberg and Dr. Alexander Hudek: AI is here, and it’s time for lawyers to take advantage of it.

Read the blog article: In-House Legal Ops Leaders to Outside Law Firms: Show Us Your Stuff

January 12, 2021 | Kira Insights

In-House Legal Ops Leaders to Outside Law Firms: Show Us Your Stuff

There’s more and more evidence that law firms are innovating and applying more technology in their service delivery models, but they could do a little better job telling their clients about it.

Read the blog article:  What Does It Mean When a Company Files for Bankruptcy?

December 15, 2020 | Learn Hub

What Does It Mean When a Company Files for Bankruptcy?

After the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, many states imposed lockdowns, ordering non-essential businesses to close and limiting public interaction.