By Joshua Fireman, President & Founder, Fireman & Company The enterprise search market is getting interesting again and that is a good thing for all of us. The big question this week is, “What does OpenText’s acquisition of Recommind mean?”  Find out the answer at ILTA Knowledge Management Peer Group blog: OpenText’s New Purchase: A Requiem for Recommind?

Legal KM PinHawk Librarian Daily Digest, March 14, 2016 Ron Friedmann leads off today with an excellent exploration of the importance of knowledge management to the efficient and effective practice of law. He writes, “The corporate C-suite now demands that general counsels control legal budgets. GCs, in turn, pressure law firms for better value. So […]

Read Ron’s take on: The dangerous artificial divide between lawyers and other professionals at law firms (the “caste system”); How law firms can attract business in a “flat” market for legal services; and How Biglaw can get in the alt.legal game, or at least join the party through partnerships The Biglaw ‘Caste System’ – An […]

Experienced executive to join leading consultancy focused on comprehensive law firm service delivery New York, February 16, 2016 – Fireman & Company, a leading management consulting firm for law firms and corporate legal departments, announced today its newest Partner, Tom Baldwin. Baldwin is a globally recognized thought leader and innovator in practice and knowledge management […]

Join The Firm Directory, Handshake Software and Jim Tuvell, Senior Consultant at Fireman & Company as they share how to add value to SharePoint with expertise location and social collaboration around clients, matters and practice areas at the next ILTA Product Briefing Webinar. Gain a 360-degree view of internal expertise using existing firm data like people-derived […]