Kristi Erasmus, Chrissie Lightfoot, Jackie Nagtegaal and Delia McArthur at the Futures Law Faculty event

Chrissie Lightfoot – Emotionally Intelligent Lawyers & Artificially Intelligent Machines

Chrissie is an Advisor to many legal and entrepreneur institutions around the world, a well-known legal futurist author of the book "Tomorrow's Naked Lawyer"...
AI explained in law firms

AI technology: A lawyers’ guide

As AI becomes more prevalent in our lives the law will need to adapt. However, lawmakers have been struggling to draft a definition that...
trends for law firms in 2019

A Banner Year For Law Firms? A Different Take On The 2019

The 2019 Citi Hildebrandt Client Advisory, (Citi Report) an annual survey of law firm fiscal performance, drew considerable industry attention following its December release....
Legal Tech predictions 2019

Legal Tech’s Predictions for 2019 in Innovative Technologies

Another year down, another year where the entire legal profession hasn’t been replaced by robots. Strike that one in the win column, I’d say. Still,...
Tech Trends for 2019 by Didata

5 tech trends you can expect to see in 2019

Dimension Data has launched its Tech Trends 2019 report developed by its team of technology experts. The report identifies fundamental industry trends that will come...
Billable hour

How AI and analytics made the billable hour redundant

It has been blamed for blocking business development and for penalising efficiency, yet despite its drawbacks, the billable hour has managed to persist in...
Customer experience

How will Automation, AI and IoT shape user experience?

According to Gartner, customer experience (CX) - more than products or solutions - is the new battlefront for business, with 81% of marketers saying...
Simon Slater, chief operating officer at e4

Technology is the future of FICA and digitised customer onboarding

Digitisation is transforming business and impacting consumers through every stage of their daily lives. While rapidly becoming a way of life, onboarding consumers digitally...
Using technology in law firms in Africa

Redesigning the business of law in Africa

Being a good lawyer is no longer enough. In uncertain times, and an increasingly complex world, the market has begun demanding a new pace...
Baker McKenzie

Africa – a breeding ground for innovation

African innovation is on the rise and the continent could play host to several new technology disruptions in the next few years. According to...