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Law Firms strongly against Law Society Case + Practice Management proposal

February 20, 2015

Press Release Law Firms strongly against Law Society Case + Practice Management proposal 99% of law firms surveyed disagree with The Law Society’s view of endorsing only one or two case + practice management software suppliers In a survey by the Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA) 236 out of 237 senior representatives of over 200 law firms […]

Glyn Morris announced as Chair of Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA)

July 16, 2014

Glyn Morris, Principal product Manager with Advanced Legal, has been appointed as the new Chair of the Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA), the UK industry body for legal systems developers and vendors. Morris takes over from Roger Jackson of Cognito Software. “The LSSA will continue to offer guidance on adopting technologies appropriate to the ever-changing […]

Redbrick Solutions celebrates membership of the LSSA (Legal Software Suppliers Association)

October 16, 2013

Redbrick Solutions is delighted to announce its membership of the LSSA (Legal Software Suppliers Association). As the UK industry body for legal systems developers and vendors, The Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA) sets and maintain professional standards within the industry and manages areas of mutual interest between lawyers and software providers. Redbrick Solutions Managing […]

How is the trend towards BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) technology affecting law firms?

June 1, 2013

Ian Wimbush, Chair of the Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA) discusses the issues affecting law firms. A survey conducted earlier this year by the market research company YouGov reveals that almost half (47%) of UK adults now use their personal smartphone, laptop or tablet computer for work purposes. Worryingly, according to the Information Commissioner’s Office […]

The Paperless Office

May 3, 2013

[article featured on The Law Society’s website] The dream of the Paperless Office has been around for a long time, but yet it still remains elusive, says Ian Wimbush, Chairman of the Legal Software Suppliers Association.  Is the Paperless Office a realistic goal for law firms? The theory Although the exact origin of the term […]

The Mobile Technology Revolution

January 21, 2013

[‘Legal eagles spread their wings’ article adapted for The Law Society. Read full article: The Mobile Technology Revolution] The mobile technology revolution Mobile technology is revolutionising the way that many different businesses operate. All kinds of businesses are now benefitting from the latest advances in mobile technology, says Ian Wimbush, chairman of the Legal Software Suppliers Association […]

“Get big or get niche” The changing face of the legal market. What is the impact so far of the Alternative Business Structures system?

October 22, 2012

In October 2010 Justice Secretary Ken Clarke warned lawyers to prepare for changes as far reaching as the ‘big bang’ for the financial sector. Ian Wimbush, Chairman of the Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA), explores the current and future situation of the legal market, whether Ken’s “big legal bang” theory is correct, or if new […]

For law firms, tomorrow’s technology is here today

March 30, 2012

For a profession that’s known for its history and traditions, it’s easy to understand why the legal sector may be a bit sceptical when it comes to the latest technology and must-have gadgets, says Ian Wimbush, Chairman of the Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA).  But can the latest developments in IT really act as business […]

New appointments at the Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA) will help to strengthen ties with key government bodies

February 23, 2012

Dedicated working parties will help the LSSA to build on its existing industry relationships whilst forging important new alliances The Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA), the UK industry body for legal systems developers and vendors, has today announced a number of senior appointments, along with additional details of the special-focus working parties that help the […]

Software vendors face a “car crash” of a different kind

February 23, 2012

Although the RTA Portal may have started out as a positive way of helping claimants and insurers to deal with Road Traffic Accidents, the project in its current form remains fraught with difficulties, says Steve Dixon, a member of the Legal Software Suppliers Association (LSSA). The Ministry of Justice’s road traffic accident (RTA) information portal, […]