Litera Acquires UK Goal-Setting Software Company Objective Manager

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The Chicago-based legal technology company Litera has acquired Objective Manager , a UK company that provides a SaaS platform for law firms to use in strategic planning, performance measurement and talent engagement. company Workshare and deal-management platform Doxly.

Another ‘Stealth’ Practice Management Acquisition, This Time Of Tabs3

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Last year, ProfitSolv made two notable acquisitions of legal technology companies: Rocket Matter , the pioneering cloud-based practice management company, and TimeSolv , a provider of cloud-based legal billing and timekeeping software.

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Orion Practice Management Adds Integrated E-Payments Powered By LawPay

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All payments are recorded and can be managed in Orion’s Accounts Receivable Collection Manager module. Payments can be imported in Orion’s Accounts Receivable Manager. Client payments and trust deposits can be processed in a single click from Orion’s AR Manager.

When Stars Sue Managers Over Money: Who Should You Believe?

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Johnny Depp blames being broke on his former financial advisers, while Alanis Morissette's ex-business manager is behind bars. Business Business THR Weekly Magazine Power Business ManagersTHR polled moneymen on if Depp and Morissette or their reps should be in the clear. read more. THR, Esq.

New Orion Release Adds Ethical Walls, BillBlast Integration, W-9 Management, E-Payment Updates and More

Media Law

release includes hundreds of enhancements across its platform, which is a full-featured financial management, firm management and practice management system designed for mid-sized law firms. Ethical walls can be managed on a user-by-user basis at the client or matter level.

Intapp Says It Will Acquire Content Management Company Repstor

LawSites

Intapp , a major provider of cloud-based business applications for larger law firms and financial services firms, said today it has signed an agreement to acquire Repstor , creator of Microsoft 365-based enterprise content management and team collaboration tools.

Practice Management Platform PracticePanther Takes ‘Large’ Private Equity Investment

Media Law

Panther Software, Miami-based developer of the cloud-based law practice management platform PracticePanther, is announcing today that it has taken an investment from Alpine SG, a portfolio company of the San Francisco private equity firm Alpine Investors. The post Practice Management Platform PracticePanther Takes ‘Large’ Private Equity Investment appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General Legal Practice Management Software practice management PracticePanther

Case Management Company Filevine Acquires Lead-Management Company Lead Docket

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While there, I took a detour to visit Filevine , the case management company that is headquartered in Provo, where I met with Ryan Anderson , cofounder and CEO, and Travis Tidball , SVP marketing and growth.

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LexisNexis Firm Manager Will Go Dark on Oct. 31, 2017

Media Law

LexisNexis will turn off its Firm Manager practice management platform on Oct. This follows news reported here in January that LexisNexis was discontinuing sales and suspending development of Firm Manager. The post LexisNexis Firm Manager Will Go Dark on Oct. General Firm Manager LexisNexis practice management31, 2017. A LexisNexis spokesperson said that the company will continue to support and operate the platform until Oct.

Another 20 Questions: Manager Agreements

Music Technology Policy

This weeks topic deals with artist management agreements. Commission Base : Artists will want to make the “Commission Base” as close to a net number as possible, the managers will want to have it be some form of modified gross. Term : Most managers do not like to have less than a five year term, but younger managers should expect to see that period broken down into a couple of options, usually performance based options. Good managers do not want to touch the money.

Breaking: Managed Services Company Integreon Acquired By Private Equity Firm EagleTree Capital

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The global managed services company Integreon has been acquired by the private equity firm EagleTree Capital, the two companies announced this morning.

Choosing A Law Practice Management System

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Choosing a Law Practice Management System from Robert Ambrogi. The post Choosing A Law Practice Management System appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General practice managementBelow is the presentation I gave last week at Above the Law’s Academy for Private Practice in Philadelphia.

How It Works: ContractPodAI, For Legal Departments To Manage Any Scenario

LawSites

Already established as a leading product in end-to-end contract lifecycle management, ContractPodAi recently expanded beyond CLM with the launch of ContractPodAi cloud, a no-code platform that allows legal teams to manage any legal scenario, process or document.

Another 20 Questions: Manager Agreements

Music Technology Policy

This weeks topic deals with artist management agreements. Commission Base : Artists will want to make the “Commission Base” as close to a net number as possible, the managers will want to have it be some form of modified gross. Term : Most managers do not like to have less than a five year term, but younger managers should expect to see that period broken down into a couple of options, usually performance based options. Good managers do not want to touch the money.

Law Practice Management Company PracticePanther Names New CEO

Media Law

The cloud law practice management company PracticePanther is announcing today that it has named Soumya Nettimi as its chief executive officer. This is the second major news development this week involving a practice management company. Since then, she has worked in a number of management roles, most recently as a senior product leader at Amazon Web Services. In just a few years, the team at PracticePanther built the leading solution in legal practice management software.

Add-On To Agiloft’s CRM Platform Manages Sourcing and Suppliers

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The contract lifecycle management company Agiloft today released an add-on module for companies to manage sourcing and supplier information, with the goal of reducing sourcing cycle time, automating supplier onboarding, and monitoring ongoing compliance.

Why the Managers are suing California over the Talent Agencies Act.

Gordon P. Firemark

The National Conference of Personal Managers is suing the State of California, Governor Edmund G. Although he suit was dismissed by the District Court in March of this year, the Managers have now filed their appeal in the 9th Circuit, alleging the District Judge's ruling was in error and an abuse of discretion. The Managers are represented in the appeal by a dream team of constitutional scholars, led by Stephen Rohde, Ryan Fowler, Christopher Good and Bill Ferguson.

Practice Management Company AbacusNext Acquired By Private Equity Firm

Media Law

The past six months have brought a flurry of investments and acquisitions involving law practice management software. AbacusNext CEO Scott Johnson will continue to lead the company and other members of the senior management team will also stay on, the announcement said.

Breaking Practice Management News: Tabs3 Acquires CosmoLex to Expand in the Cloud

Media Law

There is major acquisition news today involving practice management technology. Software Technology LLC, developer of Tabs3 Software , a leading desktop law practice management program, has acquired CosmoLex , one of the leading cloud-based practice management platforms. Its desktop product includes billing, financials and practice management. Uncategorized CosmoLex Legal Practice Management Software practice management Tabs3

Johnny Depp Files $25M+ Fraud Lawsuit Against Business Managers

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Depp fired The Management Group in 2016 and his new business manager discovered serious misconduct, according to the suit. read more. THR, Esq. The Business Business THR Online

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LawNext: How One Company Aims to Change the Paradigm for Law Practice Management

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One of the most dynamic areas of legal tech right now is practice management, which has seen a surge of investments and acquisitions over the past year. Paradigm , home to the practice management platforms PracticePanther , Bill4Time , and MerusCase , and e-payments platform Headnote.

Another 20 Questions: Manager Agreements

Music Technology Policy

This weeks topic deals with artist management agreements. Commission Base : Artists will want to make the “Commission Base” as close to a net number as possible, the managers will want to have it be some form of modified gross. Term : Most managers do not like to have less than a five year term, but younger managers should expect to see that period broken down into a couple of options, usually performance based options. Good managers do not want to touch the money.

LexisNexis Firm Manager Introduces New Pricing Tiers and New Features

Media Law

Firm Manager, the cloud-based practice management platform from LexisNexis, today introduced a new two-tiered subscription model and new features to go along with the new pricing. Starting today, Firm Manager is offering two subscription prices: The Starter plan, at $29 per user per month, which includes case management, calendar syncing with Google Calendar and Microsoft […]. General Firm Manager LexisNexis

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How It Works: Ironclad’s Contract Lifecycle Management Platform

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Legal Management Software Company Rippe & Kingston Rebrands As SurePoint Technologies

Media Law

Rippe & Kingston Systems, a Cincinnati-based company that has provided legal and financial management software to law firms since 1982, has changed its name to SurePoint Technologies.

LawNext Episode 72: Managing Legal Matters with Microsoft Teams

Media Law

As the COVID-19 pandemic has forced legal professionals to work remotely, many are scrambling to find the best tools and technology to help them manage their legal matters and continue to closely collaborate with their colleagues.

New Fox News Race Discrimination Complaint Claims "Plantation-Style" Management

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

"[T]he only consistency at Fox is the abhorrent, intolerable, unlawful and hostile racial discrimination that was inflicted on minority employees that appears more akin to Plantation-style management than a modern-day work environment," states one of the suits.

New CEO Named for Practice Management Company MyCase

Media Law

A new CEO was named today for the practice management company MyCase , following its $193 million acquisition last September by private equity firm Apax Partners. “MyCase is in a wonderful position to help law firms better serve their clients and better manage their firms.

Firm Manager Also Adds Foldering for Documents

Media Law

I reported here yesterday that the MyCase practice management platform had added foldering to its document management capabilities. As it turns out, another practice management platform, LexisNexis Firm Manager, also rolled out foldering yesterday. Firm Manager now allows users to create folders and subfolders and to move folders from one folder to another. The post Firm Manager Also Adds Foldering for Documents appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites.

Charlie Sheen's 'Anger Management' Hit With $50 Million Lawsuit (Exclusive)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

Television Television Charlie Sheen FX Anger ManagementMatthew Belloni UPDATED: Producer Joe Roth is alleged to have developed the show with the aid of Jason Shuman and his company but cut the producer out when Sheen signed on to star in the FX series. The case "has no merit," Roth tells THR. read more. THR, Esq. THR, Esq.

As One Practice Management Site Shuts Down, Another Offers Its Customers Free Access

Media Law

Following my report earlier this week that LexisNexis Firm Manager will go dark on Oct. 31, another practice management company announced that it will offer free subscriptions to Firm Manager’s customers. Case.one says it will provide a free subscription for a period equivalent to the remainder of the Firm Manager […]. General Case.one Firm Manager practice managementWell, this is enterprising of them.

XIRA’s Free ‘GAVEL’ Aims to Disrupt the Subscription Model for Practice Management Software

Media Law

Last month, I wrote here about XIRA , a new lawyer-matching website whose goal is not only to make it easier for clients to find lawyers, but also to make legal services more affordable by providing attorneys with free practice management software. It includes: Case management.

Johnny Depp Settles Blockbuster Lawsuit Against Business Managers

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

About a month away from a trial that would have captivated the entertainment industry, Johnny Depp has settled his blockbuster lawsuit against his former business managers. read more. THR, Esq. Business Movies Television Business THR Online Johnny Depp

Artist Management Agreements

Music Technology Policy

New artists often think that the first person they need on their team is a “manager”. They’ve all heard the stories of the “big” managers who can snap their fingers and make something happen for their clients. The reality is that when an artist is just starting out, those first 1,000 to 10,000 units are just as hard to sell for the new artist using Internet based tools as it is for the big manager with the major label backing. .

AI-Driven Spend-Management Platform Brightflag Raises $28M

Media Law

Brightflag , an Ireland company whose platform uses artificial intelligence to help corporate legal departments better manage their legal spend and legal matters, said today that it has raised $28 million in a growth equity investment.

Practice Management Software ‘Credenza’ Shutting Down

Media Law

The law practice management system Credenza is shutting down, according to a notice on its website. The post Practice Management Software ‘Credenza’ Shutting Down appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General practice management“Credenza has reached end-of-life,” says the notice. “Effective 60 days after your August 2016 renewal date, Credenza will no longer be offered or supported.”

Breaking: Practice Management Platform MyCase Sold to Private Equity Group

Media Law

The practice management platform MyCase has been sold to a private equity firm, it was announced this morning. MyCase covers the entire client lifecycle with Lead Management, Case Management, Billing and Invoicing, and robust Reporting.

Aquiline Capital Partners Takes Majority Stake In Financial and Practice Management Company SurePoint

LawSites

The cloud practice management company SurePoint Technologies today announced a strategic investment from the private investment firm Aquiline Capital Partners by which Aquiline will acquire a majority ownership stake in the company. billion in assets under management as of Dec.

New Site Helps Lawyers Get Clients – And Then Provides Free Software To Manage Them

Media Law

A website launched this summer aims to address the justice gap by making it easier for clients to find the right lawyer and by providing lawyers — primarily solos — with free practice management software to reduce their cost of providing legal services. Managing Clients and Cases.

Citrix Will Soon Launch Its Own Law Practice Management Platform

Media Law

In case you think the market for practice management software isn’t already crowded enough, you will soon have another choice. In May, Citrix will launch ShareFile Legal, a practice management platform that will be tightly integrated with the company’s file storage and sharing platform, Citrix ShareFile. The post Citrix Will Soon Launch Its Own Law Practice Management Platform appeared first on Robert Ambrogi's LawSites. General practice management

Evisort, AI Contract Management Platform, Raises $35M Series B

Media Law

Evisort , an AI-powered contract management platform, today announced a Series B funding round of $35 million, bringing its total funding to $55 million.

Joe Roth Settles Lawsuit Over Charlie Sheen's 'Anger Management' (Exclusive)

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The Business Anger Management THR, Esq. Jason Shuman claimed he was robbed of tens of millions of dollars in backend compensation when the actor''s financial demands needed to be satisfied. read more. Charlie Sheen Television Joe Roth Business

Cardi B Files $15M Countersuit Against Ex-Manager

THR, Esq. Entertainment & Media Law Blog

The hip-hop star alleges Klenord Raphael, known as "Shaft," breached contractual and fiduciary duties. read more. THR, Esq. Music Music THR Online