‘We can work it out’: building IT supplier relationships to improve the resolution of issues

Not expecting suppliers to do all the running will pay dividends when it comes to solving problems, writes 3Kites’ Paul Longhurst

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Microsoft, Ford GCs among in-house teams collaborating on generative AI initiative

Factor’s The Sense Collective project seeks to accelerate AI adoption in corporate legal departments

Legalweek organiser condemns reported instances of sexual harassment at offsite parties

ALM pledges to champion ‘meaningful, positive change’ within legaltech community after LinkedIn post by woman attendee goes viral

Opus 2 unveils new CEO amid US growth push

Greg Blackman succeeds Martin Coen at case preparation and dispute hearings software provider

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Slaughters seeks out generative AI-focused products for next incubator programme

Magic Circle firm opens applications for fourth round of its Collaborate initiative

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Allen & Overy spins off risk management business ahead of merger

Magic Circle firm to retain “significant minority stake” in aosphere following deal with private equity firms Inflexion and Endicott Capital

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Eversheds Sutherland names first head of global AI

TMT sector head Nasser Ali Khasawneh to lead newly-formed global AI leadership team

Orrick hires first chief digital officer from Pinsent Masons

Nigel Tranter will head up the firm’s data and business transformation team in Birmingham

Thomson Reuters dispute with AI start-up to go to jury trial in US

Media company accuses AI outfit Ross Intelligence of illegally using its content to train its own competing AI-based platform

Macfarlanes announces partnership with HarveyAI

UK law firm joins Allen & Overy and PwC in rolling out tool designed for legal work backed by OpenAI Startup Fund

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Justice Bid adds law firm ESG metrics to outside counsel DE&I selection service

Influential Chicago-based platform teams up with European ESG specialist impactvise

Consilio snaps up UK’s Lawyers On Demand and SYKE in major expansion of enterprise legal services business

Acquisition sees US firm add LOD’s pool of 4,500+ legal practitioners in 25 countries

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Mismatch between GCs and law firms over generative AI adoption, report finds

In-house counsel expect law firms to adopt cutting edge tech more than law firms think they do