Even in a well-resourced legal team, capacity can be an issue. A significant amount of time can be tied up in tasks that are time consuming and inefficient, stretching the available resources to the limit and away from issues for which their input could be far better used.
A common challenge is the plethora of information sources and the volume of data therein. This is where technology comes in. The legal profession is familiar with using technology as a tool for extraction and storage of information from obvious sources however it can do so much more than this and from a far greater range of internal and external data sources than ever.
This article was first published in ACC Australia’s E-News on 6 June 2018.