A contract is a legally enforceable agreement between parties. It is typically written. All legal contracts must contain these specific elements: It must contain an offer. The offer is what someone is going to do – example: hire you, sell you a car, buy your business etc. The offer must be accepted – meaning you […]Read More What Is a Contract?
We are happy to share Steve’s thoughts on Alternative Legal Service Providers, from a conversation with Matt Belbeck. MB: Thomson Reuters Legal Managed Services conducted surveys to discover how ALSPs are being used by in-house council. What are your thoughts on that Steve? Steve Monk: “Reimagining the Legal Function Report 2019” was exciting for me, […]Read More An Interview with Steve Monk, Alternative Legal Service Provider Pioneer
We are excited to announce our participation in another important webinar: The evolving role of alternative legal service providers (Part 1) This event is brought to you by CANADIAN LEGAL INNOVATION FORUM WEBINAR SERIES 2020 Each webinar is accredited for 1 hour of professionalism credits from the LSO and an hour of CPD from LSBC. […]Read More Webinar: The Evolving Role of Alternative Legal Service Providers (Part 1)
For some companies, it may not make sense to have a legal department. Maybe full-time general counsel is overkill. Or maybe you do have in-house counsel but need a lawyer with expertise and experience in a certain area. There are alternatives to in-house legal departments and expensive retainers. Outsourcing to an alternative legal practice, one […]Read More What Legal Services Can be Outsourced to Outside Counsel?
3 Ways In-House Legal Departments Can Benefit from a Shifting Landscape Increasingly technology and alternative low-overhead, high efficiency business models are exposing traditional approaches to business that not so long ago were expected to stand the test of time. Times are changing and the legal industry is no exception. Alternative Legal Service Providers (ALSPs) have […]Read More How-To Guide for Legal Departments