Wednesday, March 9, 2022

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM | Augmentation, Analytics, and Automation: How Data Can Enhance Litigation

Using your data to fuel augmentation, analytics, and automation can sometimes seem overwhelming, but a few basic steps can improve your organization’s data-centric processes. This session will discuss (1) methods of extracting value from your current data, (2) reflecting those newly found datapoints in the form of analytics, and then (3) automating processes based upon the insights gained from each of the above. The lawyer/experts in this session will provide helpful tips for both new entrants in this space, as well as seasoned veterans. 

Speaker: Damien Riehl, Managing Director of Workflow, Fastcase

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10:30 AM - 10:50 AM | Can Managed IT Services Compliment the Legal Industry

In today’s digital world, you need an iron-clad defense against the threats that can infiltrate your sensitive client and legal data. Oftentimes, the IT team in legal firms is small or non-existent leaving the firm vulnerable. In this discussion, learn how a solid Managed IT Services partner managing the procurement, security, and deployment of your firm’s hardware and software can keep your firm secure and focused on the win.

AGENDA

  • Technical Challenges to Technical Success
  • Changing the Law Firm, Tech is the New Norm
  • Why SmartSource Managed Services
  • Managed IT Services
  • Service Level Agreements
  • Our Commitment

Speaker: Jeremy Lyon, Smartsource

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11:00 AM - 11:20 AM | Maximizing Legal Analytics as a Competitive Advantage in State Trial Courts

Join Legalweek and Trellis for an engaging presentation as we cover how legal analytics enables you to analyze the behavior and history of your judge, competitive counsel, prospects and clients to gain crucial insights into litigation history and ruling tendencies. We’ll show you how to leverage state trial court - and verdict - data to be more efficient, more proactive, and achieve better results for your clients. You’ll learn how to maximize legal analytics to gain a competitive advantage, win cases and bring in more money when litigating in state trial courts.

Topics will include:       

  • Judge Analytics and Ruling History  
  • Drafting Stronger Motions, Faster  
  • Case Valuation & Verdict Data
  • Strategic State Court Research
  • Alerts - Stay Informed 
  • Questions and Answers 

Discover how you can capitalize on legal analytics in state court data to make more informed decisions.  We encourage you to join this informative session to add value to your practice.  We'll get things started Wednesday, March 9th at 11:00AM EST.  Hope to catch you there!

Speaker: Nicole Clark, CEO

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12:30 PM - 12:50 PM | The Role of The Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer

We talk about ethics regularly but we can’t just talk about it we need to apply it across our organizations. Ethics and Compliance Officers are uniquely placed to influence this across departments and business levels.  Asha J. Palmer, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer for Convercent by OneTrust shares her journey and lessons learned on how to ingrain ethics and compliance into a company’s DNA. 

Key Takeaways:
Learn how to apply and ingrain ethics and compliance into your company’s DNA 
Understand the role of Ethics and Compliance Offers in influencing your organization 

Speaker: Asha J. Palmer, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer & EVP, Converge at Convercent by OneTrust

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1:00 PM - 1:20 PM | eDiscovery AI + FRCP = Better, Faster, Cheaper

If you use AI in your lawsuits, chances are you deploy it primarily to find relevant or privileged documents. You can use today’s legal AI, however, to achieve much more than that. You can turn to AI before the initial complaint is filed and continue to use it to good effect throughout the life of a case. To do that, it helps to have a map - and fortunately we have a well-established one at our disposal with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. In this session, we will discuss how, following a rubric the combines the guidance of the FRCP with the power of AI, you can get to results that are better, faster, AND cheaper.

Speaker: George Socha, Senior Vice President of Brand Awareness

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1:30 PM - 1:50 PM | Transforming Your Contract Data Into Your Advantage

General Counsel and Legal Operations face increasing workloads with fewer resources. The inability to process vast amounts of data at scale leaves companies prone to risk and decision-making based on incomplete information. According to a survey of in-house attorneys conducted by Thomson Reuters, only 29% of respondents indicated their legal departments are effectively using data extracted from contracts to develop business strategy or minimize contract risk.
(https://legal.thomsonreuters.com/en/insights/articles/artificial-intelligence-ai-report).

In this presentation, Asif Alam, ThoughtTrace Chief Strategy Officer, and Matt Brodahl, ThoughtTrace Product Manager, will discuss how legal teams can transform their operations with AI-powered Document Understanding. Document Understanding uses artificial intelligence to automatically organize documents and extract key information within them. With Document Understanding, General Counsel can use their contract data to supercharge their business strategy while letting the AI do the menial, repetitive tasks related to document management and contract analytics.

You will learn:

  • How to evolve contract management for decision intelligence and efficiency
  • How to cut through the hype of AI to ensure implementation success, immediate ROI, and continued value as your business grows
  • How ThoughtTrace works on day one to improve regulatory compliance in a live demo

Speakers:
Asif Alam, Chief Strategy Officer, ThoughtTrace
Matt Brodahl, Product Manager, ThoughtTrace

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3:00 PM - 3:20 PM | How Technology Can Enable Business Resiliency and Growth

Find out how technology can provide law firms with the tools needed to enable long-term growth and success. During this session you’ll learn about some of the foundational functionalities that law firms need to have in place for business continuity and resiliency, ensuring that firms can maintain peak operability and profitability even in the face of uncertainty.

Speaker: Tressa Schultze, Director of MyCase Product

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4:00 PM - 4:20 PM | Empower Legal and Reduce Risk with the Agiloft Contract Assistant

In many organizations, contracts have become a bottleneck to business, with convoluted approval processes, third-party paper, and lengthy negotiations slowing things down to a crawl. To top it off, many legal teams lack good visibility into renewals, workflows, and even clause language, so it’s difficult to know where to start improving the process. But what if you could transform your contracting without ever leaving Microsoft Word?

Join us for a 20-minute product briefing to learn how to empower your legal team to automate and accelerate contracts with the Agiloft Contract Assistant for Microsoft Word. In this briefing you will learn:

  • How to build an entire clause library of standard and fallback clauses without leaving Microsoft Word
  • How to import third-party paper contracts, tag clauses and metadata in documents, and score clauses using Agiloft's AI capabilities within the Agiloft Contract Assistant
  • Best practices for using standard clauses to eliminate risk, reduce turnaround time, and improve negotiations
  • How to negotiate smarter by comparing language to benchmarks in your clause library, and other previously negotiated clauses
  • Best practices for creating legal dashboards to gain a full view of contract renewals, expirations, negotiations, and other critical contract data

Speaker: Remi Sekidde, Principal Solutions Engineer

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4:30 PM - 4:50 PM | More than 6 feet apart – Connecting with your remote workforce through remote collections for mobile and computer endpoints

It's 2022 and the pandemic is no longer “new” and very much "normal". According to an industry survey 56% of enterprises globally allow remote work but how many of those companies have a remote collection solution in place for their employees? Join Cellebrite's Enterprise Solutions for a riveting discussion about secure, remote collection and analysis of iOS, Android, Mac and Windows endpoints.

Speaker: Monica Harris, Enterprise Solutions Product Business Manager

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Thursday, March 10, 2022

10:30 AM - 10:50 PM | Speeding Time to Evidence: Applying AI to Ediscovery

 

DISCO’s VP, Product Strategy, Kristin Zmrhal, former head of ediscovery at Google, walks through how AI can be applied to ediscovery to reduce review volume, take advantage of tag predictions, and leverage knowledge from other cases.

Speaker: Kristin Zmrhal, VP, Product Strategy

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12:00 PM - 12:20 PM | Let's Talk About Cashless Payments, from Security to Automation

Join LawPay's Jordan Turk as she takes a deep dive into modern payments technology, including cashless payments, and why every legal professional in 2022 needs them to ensure their success.

Speaker: Jordan Turk, attorney at law and LawPay's Law Practice Advisor

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12:30 PM - 12:50 PM | Becoming Ironman – Thriving in a post-AI World

AI is fundamentally changing the way we work ⁠— but that doesn’t mean you need an advanced computer science degree to remain relevant.
There is great opportunity to thrive as a non-wonk. Emerging roles translate the complexities of technology to business leaders and creatively apply the insights afforded by AI to amplify human decision-making. In fact, creating and designing the future of technology-enabled business is at the nexus of technologists and the right-brained humans.

Speaker: Catherine "Cat" Casey, Chief Growth Officer

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1:00 PM - 1:20 PM | Expert Radar: The Next Generation of AI-powered Expert Intel

Give your firm a winning edge in the courtroom. Expert Radar gives you access to a wide range of comprehensive background data and provides 24/7 live monitoring on any expert’s professional standing. You’ll be able to review an expert’s licenses and certifications, social media presence, litigation experience, challenge history, and much more-- all delivered through our cloud-based software platform, Expert IQ.

Speaker:  John Demler, Vice President of Product

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2:30 PM - 2:50 PM | Achieving Success with your Technology Partners

The increased emphasis on legal operations is driving technology adoption around the globe. Law firms are recognizing that the traditional ways of doing legal work no longer work in today’s changing legal landscape and are looking at innovative ways of performing the work demanded by their clients. Innovation and technology are now embedded into the strategic plans of law firms and in-house legal departments. These strategic plans no longer involve just members of the firm but now extend to the law firm’s technology providers, shifting the role from provider to business partner. This change in relationship represents the integral role they play in the successful delivery of technology. Collaboration between law firms and their technology partners is key to the success of the adoption of the technology. In this session we will provide attendees with proven ways to work collaboratively with your legal technology partners to realize both extrinsic and intrinsic value.

Speaker:  Karen Tuschak, Founder and CEO, Spider Silk Innovative Solutions Inc.

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Friday, March 11, 2022

11:15 AM - 11:35 AM | How Does a Chief Data Scientist Tackle the Challenges of eDiscovery with AI?

AI is transforming the legal industry and supercharging the expertise of the legal teams with the speed and power of technology. Reveal is all in on AI and Reveal's data science team is charging the way with AI models and innovative workflows that harness the power of AI. But AI is one of the developments that are reshaping our industry. From the rise of the collaboration platform data, and the ever-increasing volumes of data and the unique demands on the use of technology in the legal space. How does a Chief Data Scientist Tackle these challenges?

Speaker:  Dr. Irina Matveeva, Chief of Data Science and AI

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11:45 AM - 12:05 PM | Conversational AI, Making Work More Human

This session is discussing the future of the hybrid workforce. Unfortunately, humans are just no longer enough, conversational AI is designed to handle highly repetitive tasks. Conversational AI can provide human outcomes at machine speeds and capacity. Conversational AI provides firms with the ability to compete and scale their business. On top of this, by promoting AI to play an assistive role you can empower your human workers to focus on the things that truly move the needle, providing a more efficient and satisfied workforce. Use conversational AI to make work more human.

Speaker:  Jack Derrickson, Sales Director

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12:15 PM - 12:35 PM | Expansion & Growth with Virtual Legal Staffing

Discussing the tools and resources used inside law firms in order to successfully implement virtual staffing.

Speaker: Hamid Kohan CEO/President

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