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A blog about legal tech, startups, productivity and bankruptcy law updates.

Investments for Women in Legal Tech Are Low


There is a severe lack of funding for women in the legal tech realm, and in tech in general. A recent survey conducted by the CEO of Obelisk Support, Dana Denis-Smith, shows problematic findings based on 3,500 businesses in the US and UK. Here’s what you need to know.

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Paralegal Education Program & Paralegal Definition Updates


Paralegal? Legal assistant? Legal secretary? The legal industry is full of terms that describe non-lawyer legal professionals. These terms overlap and get confusing quickly. But now, the official definition of the term “paralegal” is changing, thanks to a recent resolution that was proposed by the National Federation of Paralegal Associations (NFPA).

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Bankruptcy Mobile App: First.


We live in a world focused on mobility and instant access, and thus mobile apps are now ubiquitous. Many businesses and organizations offer a simple application to better interact with and provide services to their customers. Why should bankruptcy law be any different?

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ABA TECHSHOW Startup Alley 2020


The ABA TECHSHOW held its fourth-annual startup pitch competition, the Startup Alley, and recently announced the winners for the upcoming live competition that will showcase the 15 innovative legal startups. Before the TECHSHOW begins with its welcome event, the winners will face off in the finals, and the TECHSHOW attendees will judge and choose the winner. All 15 finalists will be part of an exhibit featuring their product or service in the Startup Alley, which will be in the EXPO Hall during the TECHSHOW.

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NextChapter's New Look (User Interface Updates)


NextChapter released its new user interface, and we’re excited to tell you about the updates! These changes reflect our commitment to continuously improving the platform so that your job is easier. Key changes include a new design, more progress tracking features and navigation options, and increased mobility, among many others.

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