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As corporations become more reliant on modern technology, they also become more vulnerable to online attacks. Corporate cyber crimes are on the rise, and can cause serious harm to an organization’s bottom line. In 2010, the Ponemon Institute estimated that the average cost to companies affected by cybercrimes was $3.8 million per year. That rose by a staggering 56% in 2011, to $5.9 million per year!

With ILTA just around the corner, Jeffrey Brandt offers some practical advice on how to make your legal IT budget stretch a little further this year.  All law firms are looking to better manage costs, and to many firms that has...

Alterative fee arrangements (AFAs) seem to be consistently in the news. With clients demanding greater efficiencies and increasingly clamping down on legal fees, I'm often asked about technology's role in alternative fee arrangements. Clients want to know what the secret software...

We started 2012 with a lot of optimism. There was an abundance of cash at PEGs and on public company balance sheets. Credit markets and business valuations were favorable to well-heeled buyers. What seemed like a perfect year for M&A growth was...

As legal technologies advance, and attorney expectations increase, law firms will need to implement dramatic changes in how they deliver IT services.

  For the past few years, I've been working with a client on a very cutting edge software development effort. I have to say that the most complex part of the project has been ensuring that the interface and the overall user...

We often highlight articles that would be interesting and relevant to the Firmex community. We hope you enjoy this in-depth article by Yuen Pau of the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, on the impending CNOOC-Nexen deal in the oil and gas...

The BYODevice movement is gaining momentum. A recent survey found that by year end 2011, nearly half of all devices in the workplace were employee owned.

SaaS has the potential to fundamentally change how a business operates. It’s therefore important to make sure you select the right SaaS provider for your business. Common business concerns about SaaS generally fall into three areas: • Provider reliability • Suitability of an...

What is SaaS? Software as a Service (SaaS) is a distribution model in which applications are hosted by a third party vendor or service provider over a network, typically online - and delivered “as a service” to end users. Web-based email is an...