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Read the blog article: Trends in European M&A deal terms and creating your own deal study with Kira

July 17, 2017 | Legal

Trends in European M&A deal terms and creating your own deal study with Kira

At the 2017 Mergermarket European Corporate Development Summit, on July 6, 2017, the Kira Systems team had the opportunity to hear Martin Mendelssohn and Alexandra Romert from the law firm CMS give a presentation of their recently published European M&A Study 2017.

Read the blog article: Myth busting, driving adoption & sharing lessons learned with Freshfields, Kemp Little & Mischcon de Reya

July 10, 2017 | Legal 

Myth busting, driving adoption & sharing lessons learned with Freshfields, Kemp Little & Mischcon de Reya

Kira Systems recently had the pleasure of sponsoring an ILTA Lunch and Learn session, hosted by Clyde & Co in London, UK.

Read the blog article: Special Report on Legal Technology – Rise of the Machines

January 6, 2016 | Legal

Special Report on Legal Technology – Rise of the Machines

Last month, The Lawyer published “Special Report: Legal Technology – Rise Of The Machines”, which discussed the logistics behind the implementation of the technology and the impact it will have on law firms’ clients.

Read the blog article: Implications of Lola v Skadden for document reviewers and their computer replacements

August 26, 2015 | Legal 

Implications of Lola v Skadden for document reviewers and their computer replacements

Recent appeals court ruling means (1) lawyers doing document review may be eligible for overtime back-pay and (2) machines might not be capable of UPL

Read the blog article: Using machine learning for contract review in due diligence and corporate contract management

June 5, 2015 | Legal

Using machine learning for contract review in due diligence and corporate contract management

Ask any transactional lawyer about the contract review process, and you will likely hear the horror stories: Tedious hours reviewing thousands of pages of contracts.

Read the blog article: People Make Mistakes in Contract Review. Here's How.

April 28, 2014 | Legal

People Make Mistakes in Contract Review. Here's How.

Optimal contract review conditions? Two of the main drivers behind building the DiligenceEngine contract review system were that (1) contract review really needs to be done accurately and (2) the junior lawyers who typically do due diligence contract review sometimes make mistakes in this work.

Read the blog article: Improving Contract Management and Analysis — Ron Friedmann

March 24, 2014 | Legal

Improving Contract Management and Analysis — Ron Friedmann

Improving Contract Management and Analysis — Ron Friedmann I have found Ron Friedmann to be a terrific resource on law practice technology and legal profession changes.

Read the blog article: Calling "Bullshit" About Changes to Lawyer Regulation

January 6, 2014 | Legal

Calling "Bullshit" About Changes to Lawyer Regulation

You want to be a great humanitarian? Give it away for free. But you don’t. You sell it, just like the other altlaw businesses who [want] to pretend they’re doing people a favor when it’s only about the money.

Read the blog article: Is Law Firm Pedigree a Thing of the Past?

October 15, 2013 | Legal

Is Law Firm Pedigree a Thing of the Past?

In a recent Harvard Business Review blog post, Dina Wang and Firoz Dattu argue “that GCs are increasingly willing to move high-stakes work away from the most pedigreed law firms (think the Cravaths and Skaddens of the world)… if the value equation is right.

Read the blog article: Will "Robolawyers" Dominate The Future of Law?

September 26, 2013 | Legal

Will "Robolawyers" Dominate The Future of Law?

Is law practice changing dramatically or will good lawyering always be centered around the same skills as ever? Are these mutually exclusive?