San Francisco Seminar: Innovation to Control Legal Costs and Ensure Compliance

San_Francisco_SeminarChief legal officers have a mandate to reduce costs and manage compliance. But how do they do that in the context of litigation and e-discovery?

On Wednesday, June 28, in San Francisco, Bloomberg Law Big Law Business and Catalyst will present a live program, Successful Legal Department Management: Innovation to Control Litigation Costs and Ensure Compliance.

Designed for general counsel, corporate counsel and leaders of corporate legal departments, this program will discuss strategies and technologies for a successful litigation department. Topics to be discussed include:

  • The necessity of developing new and innovative approaches to managing legal departments to keep litigation costs low.
  • How leaders of legal departments prepare their teams, departments and businesses to identify the benefits of technology.
  • How to effectively prepare for litigation, from initial investigations to trial.

The program runs from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m., with a networking reception to follow. The agenda includes three sessions:

  • A keynote interview on the changing nature of the corporate legal department, featuring William D. Henderson, professor of law at Indiana Maurer School of Law and editor-in-chief of Legal Evolution.
  • A panel discussion, “Innovating Litigation Management,” with insights from leading corporate and outside counsel.
  • A panel discussion, “The New Technology Solutions,” with experts discussion technology to manage risks and control costs.

There is no cost to attend, but space is limited and advance registration is required. Up to two CLE credits are available.

To register or read more about the program and speakers, visit the event page.


About Bob Ambrogi

Bob is known internationally for his expertise in the Internet and legal technology. He held the top editorial positions at the two leading national U.S. legal newspapers, the National Law Journal and Lawyers USA. A long-time advisor to Catalyst, Bob now divides his time between law practice and media consulting. He writes two blogs, LawSites and MediaLaw, co-authors's Legal Blog Watch, and co-hosts the weekly legal-affairs podcast Lawyer2Lawyer. A 1980 graduate of Boston College Law School, Bob is a life member of the Massachusetts Bar Foundation and an active member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, which honored him in 1994 with its President's Award.