Monthly Archives: December 2012

Legal expense management news for December 21, 2012

As Buzz Lightyear might say, “to $1,000/hour and beyond”: survey shows top hourly billing rate reaches $1,285. The Wall Street Journal‘s Law Blog has the story here. U.K. panel news: 11 firms sounds like a lot of lawyers for a … Continue reading

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Legal expense management news for December 14, 2012

A data point for my GC friends who also wear the Chief Compliance Officer hat – a recent survey (sub. req’d) of CCO’s “found that nearly half said they lack sufficient resources to manage an effective program.” LTN has more … Continue reading

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Legal expense management news for December 7, 2012

Five reasons BigLaw should end their tradition of holiday season rate-increase letters – and find alternative paths to profitability and client satisfaction. U.K. survey shows that half of corporate clients prefer fixed fee arrangements. U.K. panel news – NHS tender … Continue reading

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