Lex Connect Curated Reading List August 15, 2014

Lex Connect Curated Reading List


 With so much content available on-line, it is easy to miss the really good stuff. 

 Fear not, we have curated the best Legal Operations & Legal Technology blog and articles.
 Enjoy your 30 minutes power reading.


Legal Ops: Doing the Thing Wrong or Doing the Wrong Thing? – Legal Value Theory


This basically comes down to a “you’re doing the thing wrong” argument, and I hold to my assertion that if you plan to implement legal project management in your law department or practice, Agile is a superior option. But it also occurred to me that there is another, possibly more likely explanation for a legal team’s failure to benefit from project management: What if they’re working on the wrong thing?Before I elaborate, let me first introduce a new tool: the Theory of Constraints.

Electronic Discovery: Glossary of 123 Commonly Used Terms


The following is a glossary of 123 commonly used terms to help you navigate the world of Electronic Discovery.




What Really Should Be in General Counsels Skill Set?


General counsel needs to ensure that they have the appropriate skills for the 21st Century.







The appetite for new legal services models | Global survey results


To deepen our understanding of the critical issues, Allen & Overy commissioned independent research into how the delivery of legal services is changing around the world. The result is this report, based on the views of almost 200 senior buyers of legal services at companies with a collective annual legal budget of nearly GBP3.5 billion. 

We want to share these perspectives to help you benchmark your organisation’s use of legal providers and illuminate some of the innovative, hybrid and collaborative approaches that are being adopted across the world as legal services are increasingly unbundled.