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What is Contract Express document automation in 147 seconds!

Even with the 20 million billion bits of information that move around our brain every second (see below for a breakdown of that number), we can still feel overwhelmed by the amount of videos, whitepapers and articles that are published every day. That’s why our new videos about Contract Express cover everything you need to know in 147 seconds or less! The idea of document automation isn’t new to the Contract Express team in Thomson Reuters. As a collective, we have many decades of experience helping the world’s leading law firms and corporations increase productivity and profitability with automation. But the concept may be new to you and that’s why the talented folks in our creative department put together these new videos that explain how Contract Express document automation can significantly improve the way you and your team draft, review, approve and manage documents while offering a better service to clients. Watch our new video about Contract Express for law firms: http://www.contractexpress.com#ce-law-firms Watch our new video about Contract Express for corporations:  http://www.contractexpress.com#ce-corporations Aside: How many bits of information does our brain process every second? 100 billion neurons – approximate number of neurons in the human brain x 200 – The number of times each neuron fires per second x 1,000 – The number of connections each neuron has with its neighbors = That’s 20 million billion bits of information every...

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Contract Express 7.0 Released

We are very pleased to announce the release of Contract Express 7.0.

This major release introduces several features that enhance the document creation and negotiation experiences. Customers with a Practical Law UK subscription now also get access to almost 300 pre-automated, maintained templates and standard clauses.

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ContractExpress at the KM Legal Europe conference

The ContractExpress team attended the KM Legal conference in Amsterdam. This international event explored themes of collaboration, the importance of strategy and training in aligning KM with the wider law firm strategy, and how Knowledge Management can be an essential source of innovation and service improvement for the law firm.

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Year in Review

’Tis the season for reflecting on the year that has passed and look forward to the new year ahead. In that spirit, we offer this recap of Business Integrity’s busy year…

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How to compete with LPOs

Last month Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute published a piece by Ralph Baxter titled “The Emerging Legal Marketplace: Changing Client Behaviors & Implications for the Law Firm Model.” The article discusses several ways in which corporate clients are changing the way they handle legal service needs and how these behavioral shifts are prompting law firms to consider new business models.

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