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Forum Insights: Cybersecurity and e-Discovery

Forum Insights: Cybersecurity and e-Discovery

When it comes to Cybersecurity, organizations underestimate the nature of the risks they're facing. 

In e-Discovery, a good strategy for how to collect, process, cull, and review documents will likely save more time and cost in the long run than simply jumping in to review a data dump.

New Law is Legit!

New Law is Legit!

Today's announcement that EY acquired Riverview Law has been bouncing around my head all day and I've finally figured out why.  This acquisition along with 3 other 2018 New Law transactions have legitimized New Law.

Nimble Legal Trends - 26 July 2018

Nimble Legal Trends - 26 July 2018

Here's what's trending in the Legal Industry: More Women than ever as Fortune 500 General Counsel; Am Law: Best Law Firms;  Legal Market Landscape; Why Lawyers Quit; Law Firms Need Artificial Intelligence to Stay in the Game, and much more!

Interview with Jay Harrington, Author of "The Essential Associate" Part Deux

Interview with Jay Harrington, Author of "The Essential Associate" Part Deux

This is Part Two of our Interview with Jay Harrington, the author of "The Essential Associate".  The Essential Associate, helps young lawyers not just survive, but thrive in today’s competitive law firm environment. It is a step-by-step guide for mastering both the practice and business of law, and includes the insights of dozens of successful lawyer, general counsel at Fortune 500 companies, and leading consultants to the legal industry.  

In Part One of our interview with Jay, we covered legal career, career arc, writing, and marketing.  

Interview with Jay Harrington, Author of "The Essential Associate" Part 1

Interview with Jay Harrington, Author of "The Essential Associate" Part 1

The Essential Associate, helps young lawyers not just survive, but thrive in today’s competitive law firm environment. It is a step-by-step guide for mastering both the practice and business of law, and includes the insights of dozens of successful lawyer, general counsel at Fortune 500 companies, and leading consultants to the legal industry.

Nimble + LegalSifter: Contract Review at the Speed of Business

Nimble + LegalSifter: Contract Review at the Speed of Business

LegalSifter and Nimble Services LLC are proud to announce a strategic partnership that combines LegalSifter’s artificial intelligence (AI) with Nimble Services’ legal expertise to radically streamline the contract review process.

Nimble Trends - 24 April 2018

Here’s what’s trending in the legal industry: (1) law firms are the targets of China hacking, (2) Barclays launches a legal tech incubator, (3) Should law firms shorten the path to partnership, (4) some law firms are ditching annual reviews, and much more.

Data Analytics: NDA Cycle Time and Average Term

Data Analytics: NDA Cycle Time and Average Term

At Nimble, we use a contract management system to create, negotiate, execute, and manage contracts for our clients (and ourselves!).  We offer this as part of our Contract Review Managed Service. Automation and data are two of the great benefits provided by a contract management system.

Impediments to Execution

When I was a General Counsel, our internal clients dreaded how long it took for contracts to be reviewed, negotiated, and signed.  There are many impediments to getting a contract signed including: