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.
Articles written by David Curle
August 10, 2020 | Kira Insights
This article is the second of a series of four that trace the history of contract automation and technology, and its future.
August 4, 2020 |
Non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) are confidentiality contracts that allow businesses to entrust confidential information to others. They’ve been in the news lately as a way to cover up sexual harassment issues and whistleblower claims.
August 4, 2020 | Kira Insights
This article is the first of a series of four that trace the history of contract automation and technology, and its future.
July 30, 2020 |
Parties to a contract strive to get all the essential details in writing the first time, but life happens. Parties must amend contracts when they obtain new information or discover gaps in the agreement, or if unanticipated situations arise.
July 29, 2020 | Kira Insights
Silicon Valley-based law firm Wilson Sonsini and Juro, which provides a collaboration platform for contracting processes, have teamed up on a new research study, “The 2020 Tech GC Report: Enabling the Business Through the Crisis,” that focuses on the needs of GCs at high-growth companies in the current environment.
July 22, 2020 |
Legal research lies at the heart of the legal profession. Any legal advice attorneys provide has to stay in line with constitutional, statutory (as created by legislators), and case law (as created by judges).