ALA Spotlight

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Who’s the E-Billing Boss? Likely Your Client

As more clients dictate e-billing processes, legal organizations of all sizes will need to get acquainted with outside counsel guidelines. Pop quiz: Who controls legal billing and case management: the law firm or the client?

Making Mental Health Matter

This CE course offers a real conversation about creating an agenda of change in legal organizations.

Top Talent Wants a Lifestyle, Not a Workplace

In 2020, businesses faced demands for radical transparency. Across the professional service industries, including law, the calls were often coming from inside the house.

Virtual Care Makes Mental Health More Accessible for Employees

It has been said, in nearly every way possible, that 2020 was a brutally tough year. While the year definitely presented many challenges, there were also many learning opportunities.

COVID-19: One Year Later

In a year of many changes, we examine which ones will have staying power. All of us have been touched personally and professionally by COVID-19. As the world passes the one-year mark of when everything we knew shifted, legal organizations are grappling with an unprecedented mix of challenges as they strive for profitability while protecting the health of employees and clients.

How AI Is Accelerating Progression Through Contract Management Maturity

While we’ve all been looking forward to 2021 since March, most law firms and corporations are only now in full planning mode — albeit maybe not quite the planning they were expecting.

A Digital Mailroom Built for Law Firms in the New Normal

As we continue to find ourselves working outside of our usual offices, many law firms are finding that they need a digital mailroom, not an ad hoc scan-to-email workaround. That was a mere triage solution at the onset of the COVID-19 crisis. Attorneys and staff working from home require reliable, secure delivery of inbound daily postal and overnight mail arriving at the main office. And they need on-call access to paper records back in the main office file rooms. A productive, secure digital mailroom operation is the most practical solution.

Your Remote Workers: A Target for Cybercrime

Work-from-home (WFH) is here to stay. COVID-19 accelerated the transition to remote working and has left many firms struggling to manage the ripple effects of cybersecurity and compliance.

Pandemic Priorities: Your People

Now more than ever, employee satisfaction is critical. Organizations managing remote work environments often face challenges they never anticipated. This is true for large and small law firms, corporations and other businesses — whether their work-from-home situation is temporary or the new normal.

Creating a New Vision for Attorney Support at Law Firms

Ever since lawyers have roamed the earth, there have been well-organized and highly attentive legal secretaries sitting directly outside their office doors. Each secretary was specifically assigned to support the lawyer in serving clients and performing administrative tasks. That is, until now. Both the law firm and this support model have changed.