Newlaw Archives - InvestCEE
2024-07-18

How to share legal entity information with stakeholders in 2 steps?

Corporate housekeeping requires collaboration among stakeholders, including C-level executives, legal and tax advisors, compliance professionals, investment managers, and others. Traditionally, information is shared through email or a public workspace in the organization, which is neither practical nor secure. Instead, controlling access to information is good practice, just like providing data in a visually attractive and user-friendly way.
2024-06-12

LegalTech Summer Testing – 2024 Program

Summer is the best time to escape workday routines and pressing timelines. A good mix of relaxation and active rest days can fully recharge our batteries for the next business cycle. It is in this context that we regularly offer our professional community a flexible testing opportunity over the summer (June-August) for the legal technology solutions listed in our 2024 LegalTech Toolkit and beyond. 
2024-06-03

Legal Entity Management: Workflow Automation & Reporting

Legal entity management is key to navigating complex organizations, especially in a digital environment that is highly dependent on corporate data and streamlined work processes. Whether assigned to the legal team or a business unit, people entrusted with corporate governance tasks are responsible for efficiently coordinating all legal entities of the group: holdings, operational companies, SPVs, subsidiaries, and branches. Carefully designed workflows and reporting are inevitable in this context.
2024-05-13

Legal Entity Management: Structuring Corporate Data

Corporate housekeeping has traditionally been the task of legal professionals - for a good reason. Providing risk management support to business clients, lawyers are expected to set up and safeguard the corporate foundations, watch over periods of growth and expansion, and mitigate risks in times of uncertainty. Yet navigating complex corporate structures may easily get challenging even for the best legal teams - especially in a digital environment where data accuracy and system security have become top priorities.
2024-01-05

How Much Does LegalTech Cost? Legal Operations Report

Every legal & business team has its investment priorities (and some organizations, budgets and regulatory pressures are bigger than others) - and yet all stakeholders see real value from a well-planned legal technology strategy, in particular costs calculations. To help operational leaders plan ahead and evaluate investment options, we released this holistic report on pricing mechanisms based on several years' experience with our LegalTech Marketplace vendor partners. 
2023-10-23

Navigating Legal AI: Training, Toolkit & Consulting

To help legal and business leaders explore strategies and best practices with AI solutions, we onboarded new advisors and partners to offer a more holistic Legal AI Advisory service line in addition to our existing LegalTech Marketplace - select software solutions & implementation know-how. Learn about our training course offering and how our experts navigate this complex field.
2023-05-01

Navigating Legal Operations: Roadmap & Support Pack

Despite the short history of this new discipline, legal operations has become increasingly popular because it answers key questions about efficiency and effectiveness in legal work: how can a corporate legal department best deploy its team of smart lawyers and its technical resources to advance the organization’s goals, safeguard the business from all sorts of risks and protect corporate values?
2023-03-25

LegalTech Case Study: Matter Management & Data Hub with Xakia

InvestCEE LegalTech Consultancy and their LegalTech Marketplace partner ‘Xakia’ assisted Škoda Auto's legal department in improving legal operations with matter management and data analytics. Škoda Auto needed a legal matter management software that would prompt more targeted and impactful discussions with management regarding their performance and needs as a legal department, in turn leading to more influential internal and external business decisions.
2022-12-14

Planning and Budgeting for Legal Teams: Smarter with Technology

Legal teams are increasingly required to deliver their professional service as a business. Corporate legal departments and law firms are equally expected to contribute more to their clients’ optimization efforts and to offer solutions in strategic initiatives. Irrespective of the size of a legal team, drafting a formal annual budget is a necessity. This article helps in-house counsel and law firm attorneys discover best practices, access free templates and start testing tools to get their legal budget in shape.
2022-11-02

LegalTech Case Study: Document Automation

InvestCEE LegalTech Consultancy and their LegalTech Marketplace partner ‘Ment’ assisted Fujirebio’s European operations in implementing document automation technology in their legal department. The legaltech advisory team worked closely with Fujirebio Europe’s in-house counsel based in Ghent, Belgium to source and implement the adequate platform corresponding to their specific legal workstream needs.
2022-06-17

Digital Contracting: Improving the Pre-Signing Phase (Strategy Paper, Part I)

Complex workstreams like contract management often require a set of viable strategies to improve internal efficiencies in an organization. Working closely with our clients in this professional context, we found that fine-tuning first the pre-signature and then the post-signature phase of contracting helps better manage the overall process. In June 2022, InvestCEE LegalTech Consultancy released Part I of our new strategy paper series dedicated to improving the pre-signing phase of contracting - the full PDF copy can be accessed in this article.
2022-04-28

Legal Technology Audit: Digital Maturity Survey & Analysis

When conducting a legal technology audit in a corporate in-house department or law firm (of any size), we assess a legal team's digital maturity and help define an innovation strategy going forward. A LegalTech audit is a preliminary step for thoughtfully implementing emerging technologies into corporate legal operations and law firm practice. Our assessment report along with an overview of new and innovative tools designed for legal work, enables lawyers to streamline their daily tasks, build business flexibility into their practices and provide a more effective and highly responsive legal service.
error: Content is protected!