Practice Control And Management Software

This is FindLaw's Legal Technology Center's collection of Practice Control and Management Software articles. Practice control and management is important for all law practices seeking greater control over firm efficiency and cost. Free information, white papers, case studies and press releases on practice control and management software solutions and more are provided here.
Practice Control And Management Software Articles
    • Software Provider Liable for Unauthorized Practice of Law in Ninth Circuit

      Legal software vendors beware! The Ninth Circuit recently held that a seller of web-based bankruptcy software qualified as a bankruptcy petition preparer and, as such, engaged in fraud and the unauthorized practice of the law. Any provider of software that claims to "know the law" and offers automated form selection should examine this decision closely to make sure their activities are within legal boundaries.

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    • Upgrade your Technology Infrastructure in a Down Economy with Web 2.0
      Wondering how you'll find the funds to upgrade your technology infrastructure during the recession? The answer lies in a new generation of legal tools which increase productivity and work quality without requiring an up-front expenditure, new computer hardware, or hired IT consultants. Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) collaboration tools can increase the productivity of your attorneys and support staff, and because they are hosted externally, these pay-as-you-go applications don't add to your already overwhelming workload.

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    • The Year in Software: 2006

      We've assembled some of the top software issues that have appeared in the Legal Technology Center over the course of 2006, and we offer them up so you can relive the highs and lows that were 2006.  

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    • How Law Practice Management Software is Different from Outlook
      The best way to think about the difference between Outlook and practice management software is the old expression, "Jack of all trades, and master of none."

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    • CPA Global's 2010 State of the IP Industry Survey

      Legal services outsourcing provider CPA Global has just released the results of its annual State of the IP Industry Survey, which polled IP attorneys and corporate professionals in the U.S. and Britain on everything from the ebb and flow of IP expenditures, to the growth of patent monetization, to the toughest business climates for intellectual property.

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    • Thomson North American Legal COO Rick King Named to Computerworld's Premier 100 IT Leaders Awards
      Rick King, executive vice president and chief operations officer of Thomson North American Legal, was named to Computerworld's Premier 100 IT Leaders Awards for 2007. Thomson North American Legal is a strategic business unit within The Thomson Corporation (TSX: TOC; NYSE: TOC) that provides legal information, litigation and practice management software and workflow solutions for legal professionals in the United States and Canada.

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    • Symantec Announces New Mac OS X Leopard-Compatible Norton AntiVirus
      Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC) today announced the new Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard-compatible version of Norton AntiVirus, featuring new vulnerability protection technology, which delivers protection where many of today's attacks occur - through applications connected to the Internet.

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    • RainMaker Software, Inc. and AIRTIME-Manager Partner
      RainMaker Software, Inc., a leading full-service provider of Financial Management, Practice Management and Business Intelligence software for law firms, announced that they have formed a partnership with AIRTIME-Manager Inc., makers of AIRTIME for Professionals (A4Pr) software. All of RainMaker Software's current products will integrate with AIRTIME for Professionals. This will help attorneys to accurately capture their time-worked directly whether they're in the office, on-the-road or at a client site.

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    • FindLaw Announces Next Webcast
      On August 10, Thomson FindLaw will host a webcast titled "Converting Clicks to Qualified Clients." Legal professionals in solo and small law firms can log in free of charge to this one-hour online event.

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    • World's Leading Practice Management Software Debuts Amicus Attorney 7
      Gavel & Gown Software Inc. introduces Amicus Attorney 7, the latest version of its flagship practice management software. Designed to make legal professionals more productive, the easy-to-use package expands the innovative features of earlier versions and continues to focus on better organizing law firms, increasing billable time, improving communications and ensuring deadlines are never missed.

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