Monthly Archives: December 2009

Holiday Wishes

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We would like to wish all of our readers a happy holiday season and a prosperous new year. Thank you for your contributions to this blog and the support you’ve given lposouce.com in the past year.

Temerity in the Face of Turbulence

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In a recent newsletter Andrew Hedley, founder of the UK legal strategy consultancy Hedley Consulting, discusses changes set to impact the legal market in the UK (US legal firms are also facing similar pressures). One of the core changes, emanating from the cost pressure on law firms, will be in the law firm structure with Continue Reading

More Than Labor

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Outsourcing is more than a cost play or exploiting labor arbitrage. Other very important sources of value to law firms and corporate legal teams are scalability and more on-demand services models. These strategies allow firms to better allocate firm resources, particularly in volatile times such as today when workloads are highly variable and litigation pipelines Continue Reading

Cyclical Nature of the Economy

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We have also been proponents of the cyclical nature of our increasingly globalized economy. This week, Crain’s Chicago Business featured an article on the growing number of US immigrants “energizing” the US economy.

Ten For 2010: Trending Projections Recognition by the American Bar Association

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The Ten For 2010: Top Ten Trends in Legal Outsourcing released last week was recently picked up by the ABA Journal and was one of the top 10 most read articles for the week. What seems to have caught the interest of many US legal professionals is the idea of the increasingly attractive career path Continue Reading

New Year, New Trends: Fronterion Ten for 2010

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Since the new year is nearly upon us, we are proud to announce the release of Ten For 2010: Top Ten Trends in Legal Outsourcing – an insider’s perspective of changing industry dynamics for the coming year. The Ten For 2010 trends report highlights a number of changes set to occur in the industry this Continue Reading

South African Seminar

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As noted in some of our previous blog posts, the recent release of our publication entitled Implementing a Successful Legal Outsourcing Engagement has been well received. This week, I (Michael Bell, managing partner of Fronterion) presented the increasingly recognized book to the High Commissioner of South Africa during a legal outsourcing seminar hosted at the Continue Reading