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Indian LPO firms continue to flourish

Jul 5, 2013 Legal process outsourcing has been a hugely successful addition to the Indian economy, and is expected to earn more than US$1 billion in 2014. Legal professionals working for US and UK law firms to do simple tasks…

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LPO NewGalexy set to launch in Glasgow

Nov 7, 2012 Outsourcing business NewGalexy is launching in Scotland with subsidies from the Scottish government under a new initiative that seeks to entice firms to open low costs bases in the country. The new LPO centre in…

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Law schools move toward specialised training

Oct 30, 2012 Traditionally, legal education has consisted of a general professional degree in law without majors or concentrations. The assumption is that law firms will teach associates the specifics of legal practice, including…

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LPO UnitedLex hires new VP in contract solutions

Sep 18, 2012 Indian legal process outsourcing company UnitedLex has hired the former Nokia Siemens Networks legal head Joginder Yadav as senior vice-president in contract solutions. Yadav moves into the LPO industry after more…

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LPO UnitedLex records 52% growth in revenue

Aug 30, 2012 Legal process outsourcing continues to grow at an exponential rate, as many firms seek to cut costs by using cheap labour options for routine legal work like e-discovery, document review, patent drafting and patent…

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The third tier of US lawyers

Jun 16, 2011 There is interesting coverage in the Wall Street Journal on the creation of a ‘third tier’ of legal practitioners in the US: temp or contract attorneys that perform document review work. Increased client concern…

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