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Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the LAWBizTech E-Bulletin. This is a completely free source of news and features regarding the latest issues in legal technology and law firm management, which you will receive on a bi-monthly basis. To find out about the upcoming LAWBizTech event in London, please visit our website here. To explore the other services offered by the SOLICITORS group, click here.

EU Competition and Disruptive Innovation
Law is becoming increasingly high tech, altering the traditional dynamics within the legal profession. The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) says ‘disruptive’ innovations, which includes technology, are transforming legal services – with implications for competition. More…
Agile Working: the importance of IT
Global firm Dentons is one of the latest law firms to launch ‘agile working’ across its UK offices, offering partners, associates and legal executives the opportunity to work remotely for up to one day a week. So how is agile working in legal practice and how is tech facilitating it? More…
New .law Web Domain: what’s in a (web) name? 
The new .law domain name is now being used by a few law firms; but what is it for, and what are the benefits of using this new domain name? More…
Cyber security
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has revealed that law firms and chambers account for 4.5% of all data breaches reported to it. Despite concerted efforts on the part of the Regulator to ensure that law firms are fully conversant with their Data Protection obligations, it would appear there is more to be done.  So what do firms need to take on board? More…
The Best … six tech reads for Summer
Whilst reading the latest Stephen King on the beach is a tempting prospect, summer reads need not be pure entertainment. From in-depth analysis of data protection law to short and snappy guides to boost your internet security; and from a scholarly look at copyright legislation to a guide to the baffling language around cyber tech, here’s our pick of some of the best tech books this summer. More…
Conveyancing Profitability and the importance of Software Design
Conveyancing is an intensely competitive market. There is a constant stream of new practitioners and licensed conveyancers offering services at ever lower prices.
The dilemma is how to compete in such a savage market. More…
Creating ground-breaking solutions to digitise the legal sector
Upcoming changes to the legal sector sees progression to digitising documents from the more traditional paper-based processes we’re all so used to seeing. Lawyers and judges are already seeing these changes being implemented in courts in the UK, and now more than ever is the time to consider switching to an electronic document management solution. More…
Integrating the Electronic Signing Process within a Document Management environment
There has been much written about the introduction, use and legality of Electronic or Digital Signatures recently in the legal press, and this has helped to drive our thinking at Blue Car Technologies in developing an integration between DocuSign and iManage Work enterprise legal applications. More…
Solutions in Technology Your total print solution partner
At Solutions in Technology, we have proven success in helping businesses in the Legal industry be more productive and cost efficient by tailoring our wide range of printing and office solutions to individual needs. More…
UK Solicitors told to ‘stop using email’
The Conveyancing Association, an official body whose members handle one in five property transactions in Britain, has advised solicitors to stop communicating sensitive information by email. The advice comes on the back of a recent spate of conveyancing fraud cases uncovered by The Telegraph, which has seen some victims robbed of hundreds of thousands of pounds. More…

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