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Developing a LIBOR Contract Remediation Plan

At the end of 2021, the benchmark rate that underpins more than $350 trillion worth of cash products and derivative contracts — the London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) —...

How Litigation Support Services Fill the Gaps in Your Firm

e-Discovery, record retrieval, software maintenance and other forms of litigation support are already tedious tasks that take up your attorneys’ and paralegals’ valuable time. But as your firm’s caseload...

The Litigation Floodgates Are Open; The Right Litigation Support Can Help

The COVID-19 pandemic and its accompanying recession are forcing many law firms and legal departments to do more with less. In-house legal departments have seen their budgets shrink, while...

Distracted Driving and the Role of a Human Factors Expert

In 2018, the most recent year for which statistics are available, there were 2841 people killed and an estimated 400,000 people injured in motor vehicle crashes involving distracted drivers...

3 Use Cases for a Data Discovery Tool

Locating information, you need across a multitude of documents is time-consuming and laborious, often resulting in missing information or too much information for review. Let Exigent simplify data discovery...

Analytics-as-a-Service – Are You Ready for It?

Analytics-as-a-Service is already benefitting industries from healthcare to hospitality to oil and gas. Now it’s time the legal sector started to reap the rewards too. Data analytics isn’t new...

Elder Abuse: What You Need to Know: Part 2

In part one of our series on elder abuse, we discussed what elder abuse entailed and the five different types. In part 2 of our series, will go into...

Elder Abuse: What You Need to Know: Part 1

In part 1 of our blog series on elder abuse, we will be discussing what elder abuse entails and the five different types. Part 2 will go into detail...

The Litigation Tide is Rising; 5 Reasons Why You Should Outsource Litigation Support

The aftermath of the pandemic will see a huge rise in the number of litigation cases. It’s time to be proactive and understand why you should outsource litigation support....

Six Ways Data Protection Regulations Can Help Boost Your Business

As new data protection regulations come into force, smart businesses are already reaping the rewards of an effective data privacy strategy that goes well beyond just compliance.  Data has...

Is LegalTech a bit Like Money Heist?

Rico Burnett, our Global Director of Innovation, weighs in on how LegalTech compares to the show Money Heist. When the extension to our lockdown here in South Africa was...

AI-Driven Predictive Analytics, the Navigators of Modern Organizations

In 1912, the Titanic relied on the ability of just six watch officers to keep a lookout for possible obstacles. At the time, the Titanic was considered the largest...

What Will a Tech-Enabled Legal Industry Look Like?

It’s no longer a question of whether tech will change the legal industry — most firms have already pivoted to incorporate the benefits of tech like AI, digitization, cloud...

It’s Time to Rethink the Role of the COO

Our CEO and Founder David Holme weighs in on why it’s time to end the 3 P’s of COO responsibility and make the role more relevant for this digital...

Planning your Pivot: Why the Approach to Litigation Needs to Change

The pandemic has rocked the legal industry on a global scale. The shifted economic and social landscape has disrupted — or even shut down — many legal offices and...