Litera Blog

In the year since the coronavirus pandemic first swept the globe, the legal industry has changed in dramatic and unprecedented ways, and many of these changes will likely become permanent. Legal teams have shifted their centers of gravity from physical spaces in shared offices to remote corners of individual homes, and clients may only ever meet their lawyers on a video conferencing service. And while new technologies have emerged to help bridge these sudden gaps, there is sometimes a steep learning curve and failing to grasp new tech can lead to additional continuity issues. Not to mention that lawyers…
I recently participated in a webinar discussion as part of the Briefing Knowledge Leaders 2021 series. In A Digital Document Lifecycle Toolkit for Tomorrow’s Hybrid Legal Working Model, cohosted by Richard Brent, Editor-in-Chief of Briefing magazine, we welcomed a wide range of knowledge management professionals. The discussion revolved around how they are selecting and deploying a digital toolkit to access and leverage the full benefit of their documents for optimum success in the new remote working environment. Given that our workforce is likely to remain at least partially dispersed over the near future, we wanted to see how well…
Like many others, we were disappointed—but not surprised—when one of our favorite legal tech conferences, ILTACON, made the difficult decision to cancel the in-person event for 2020. We made it our goal to make this event as successful as possible for us, even in this new format. Hence, LiteraCon was born, offering a week-long live stream of events related to the conference. Here’s our recap from ILTA>ON week.…
Managing signatures constitutes the largest amount of administrative time for lawyers and their teams when closing a deal. Traditional workflows for creating signature pages and packets and tracking signature pages is long and tedious, and clients expect their law firms to innovate just as their other vendors do.…
The service and support we deliver to our customers is important to us, and we’re always looking to improve. In 2018, we set a quarterly product release schedule to help our customers plan for change and streamline testing. Now, we are announcing an updated Product Release, Version Support, and Obsolescence Policy, which can always be accessible on the Litera Customer Center. …
Litera continues to focus on the features and functionality our customers have requested. Simplifying vendor relationships, purchasing, and the lawyer’s workflow has always been a priority. This quarter, Best Authority joins the Litera Desktop ribbon, and Metadact reaches feature parity with Workshare Protect while also gaining an “Attachment Manager” feature that eliminates the need for yet another separate product. We also made headway on interoperability in our products, giving users the ability to access content from Forte in Clause Companion. Plus, our latest and highly requested integration between Clause Companion and iManage makes it easier than ever to find and…