Tag: legal

29 Jul 2014 · by Dan OLeary
Recently, Box partner Recommind discussed the Brown v. Tellermate Holdings case, in which the defendant's "unwillingness and inability to produce relevant cloud-stored data" ultimately led to a preclusion sanction which dismantled their primary defense. In other words, they claimed that because...
17 Dec 2013 · by Ashley Mayer
Editor's Note: This is a guest post by Chad E. Burton. Chad is the founding attorney of Burton Law, a virtual law firm based in Ohio and North Carolina. Chad's practice focuses on two primary areas: Business Law and Dispute Resolution. Chad's is the first in a series of posts sharing predictions...
13 Nov 2013 · by Nitin Gupta
The legal services industry has fundamentally shifted to a buyer’s market and has become the most competitive we have ever seen. There are four major trends that are primarily causing this shift: 1) legal services are becoming commoditized, 2) nontraditional service providers are providing legal...
23 Jan 2013 · by Julie O'Brien
The past two years have seen a revolution in cloud computing, and law firms are prime for adoption, according to Gartner. Cloud technologies help legal CIOs consolidate a previously fragmented global infrastructure, and give attorneys the tools they need to work with clients anywhere, anytime,...
17 Oct 2012 · by Julie O'Brien
Last week at BoxWorks, we had a number of the industry’s leading legal CIOs join us for a discussion about the opportunity for secure content collaboration in law firms. As one CIO noted, “Law firms are hyper collaborative, but we need to balance that collaboration with governance and compliance.”...
18 Nov 2009 · by Sean Rose
Box ultimately makes sharing simple, but we take pride in the fact that we're used to solve all sorts of problems for a variety of companies - from facilitating group projects and managing and tracking file activity, to creating virtual deal rooms. One industry that we're seeing a lot of interest...
11 Nov 2008 · by Sean Rose
  This week's user story features Watts Law Group P.C. & M. Stan Herring P.C., a consumer law firm based in Birmingham, Alabama. We came across a post on the firm's blog, highlighting how they use Box.net as a digital archive for all their legal documents. I caught up with John G. Watts,...