CLOC in the News
CLOC Reflections: 5 First-Time Attendees Give Their Thoughts Before, During and After the Institute, by D. Casey Flaherty, Law.com, May 31, 2018.
CLOC Cybersecurity Initiative Gives Legal Departments System to Judge Outside Counsel Data Defenses, by Caroline Spiezio, Law.com, May 26, 2018.
Legal Operations is Hot. But Legal Culture is Lukewarm Toward It, by Mark A. Cohen, Law.com, May 15, 2018.
Legal Operations Professionals: Focus on Efficiency, by Diana Bentley, International Bar Association, May 15, 2018.
3 Things I Learned at CLOC Institute 2018, by April Runft, Relativity, May 9, 2018.
CLOC Institute 2018: Inside the Mind of the Modern General Counsel, by Rose D. Ors, May 7, 2018.
CLOC Institute 2018: Inside the Mind of the Modern General Counsel, by Rose Ors, Thomson Reuters, May 7, 2018.
Voices of CLOC 2018 Podcast, by Christian Lang, Blacklines & Billables, May 6, 2018.
At CLOC Institute 2018, Women Leaders’ Personal Stories Matter, by Rose D. Ors, April 30, 2018.
A Conversation About Reimagining Outside Counsel at CLOC, by Ari Kaplan, Reinventing Professionals, April 30, 2018.
Reflecting on CLOC: Are honest conversations and simple principles the answer (or at least a start)?, by Jen Warner, Columbia Sportswear, April 29, 2018.
A Conversation About Contract Intelligence at CLOC, by Ari Kaplan, Reinventing Professionals, April 27, 2018.
A Conversation About Artificial Intelligence at CLOC, by Ari Kaplan, Reinventing Professionals, April 27, 2018.
The Law Firm Disrupted: Just How Fast is the CLOC Ticking?, by Roy Strom, Law.com, April 27, 2018.
CLOC’s Legal Operations Institute Rides a Wave of Momentum, by Annie Pavia, Bloomberg BNA, April 27, 2018.
A Message of Female Empowerment at the 2018 Corporate Legal Operations Institute, by Annie Pavia, Bloomberg BNA, April 27, 2018.
alt.legal: A 2 x 3 To Review CLOC 2018, by Ed Sohn, Above the Law, April 27, 2018.
Viva Legal Ops Vegas!, by Brian Dalton, Above the Law, April 27, 2018.
CLOC Institute 2018 | Mary’s Closing Remarks, by Mary O’Carroll, LinkedIn, April 27, 2018.
CLOC Institute in Las Vegas Illuminated Abundant Opportunities for Legal IT Professionals, by Christy Burke, Legal IT Professionals, April 27, 2018.
Scenes From CLOC: A Look At One of the Year’s Most Important Conferences for Legal Operations, by Caroline Spiezio, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 26, 2018.
Top Lawyers at Cisco, NetApp and HPE Say Legal Ops Has Been a Game Changer, by Caroline Spiezio, The Recorder, April 26, 2018.
Walmart Using AI to Transform Legal Landscape, Cut Costs, by Brenna Goth, Bloomberg Law, April 26, 2018.
Why Law Firms Should Build and License Legal Technology, by Zach Abramowitz, ReplyAll, April 26, 2018.
How Mature Is Your Legal Department? A Journey in 12 Steps, by Zach Warren, Legal Tech News (law.com), April 25, 2018.
For Better Outside Counsel Relationships, Tell Firms How They’re Being Measured, by Caroline Spiezio, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 25, 2018.
Companies Push Diversity Goals for Outside Law Firms, by Brenna Goth, Bloomberg BNA, April 25, 2018.
2018 CLOC Institute Shatters Traditional Collaboration Models, by JD Supra Perspectives, April 25, 2018.
Zero to Hero: Legal Ops Leaders Discuss How to Start an Operations Program From Scratch, by Caroline Spiezio, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 24, 2018.
5 Steps for Beginners to Implement a Knowledge Management System, by Zach Warren, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 24, 2018.
In-House Leaders at Starbucks, Northwestern Mutual Share Diversity & Inclusion Tips, by Caroline Spiezio, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 24, 2018.
Corporations Want Law Firms to Step Up Their Cybersecurity Game, by Brenna Goth, Bloomberg BNA, April 24, 2018.
Companies Look to Data Tools to Cut Outside Legal Costs, by Brenna Goth, Bloomberg Law, April 24, 2018.
#MeToo Comes to CLOC, as Female In-House Leaders Share Their Stories of Workplace Sexism, by Caroline Spiezio, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 23, 2018.
Contracts Are More Than a Document: Finding the Value in Your Data, by Zach Warren, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 23, 2018.
When it Comes to Diversity, Female GCs Want More Than Mere ‘Tokenism’ From Outside Firms, by Caroline Spiezio, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 23, 2018.
Standardized Legal Security Assessment Should Be Reality, Says CLOC, by Zach Warren, Corporate Counsel (law.com), April 22, 2018.
Standardized Legal Security Assessment Should Be Reality, Says CLOC, by Zach Warren, Corporate Counsel (Law.com), April 22, 2018.
3 Reasons Law Firms Should Be Paying Attention to CLOC, by Lindsay Griffiths, International Lawyers Network’s Director of Global Relationship Management, March 24, 2018.
Nicole Arbiv-Legal Operations: where it is now and what the future may hold, by Dr. Catherine McGregor, Editor In Chief at Minority Corporate Counsel Association, February 21, 2018.
Legal Operations Growing as Industry Changes: Netapp’s Brenton, by Yin Wilczek – BNA, February 15, 2018.
Insights from the 2018 Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC) EMEA Institute, by Greg Wildisen, International Managing Director – Neota Logic, January 25, 2018.
Susskind urges in-house lawyers to stop ‘tolerating’ old-fashioned law firms, by Anna Ward, LegalWeek Editor, January 24, 2018.
CLOC: How Legal Operations Can Help Drive Legal AI Use, by Artificial Lawyer, January 24, 2018.
Legal operators are the change agents for law, by The Global Legal Post, January 24, 2018.
CLOC forms cyber group as momentum to create a cybersecurity standard grows, by Legal IT Insider, January 23, 2018.
CLOC: Legal Ops Leaders at the Vanguard of a Movement, by Jennifer Williams-Alvarez, Corporate Counsel, July 20, 2017.
Changing the makeup of the legal department, by Jennifer Brown, Canadian Lawyer InHouse, July 10, 2017.
Lawyers As Leaders: Is Your Personality Too Legal? Lawyers tend to score lower than the public in sociability, resilience, and empathy, by Olga V. Mack and Katia Bloom, Above The Law, June 12, 2017.
CLOC Windup: How the Usual Suspects are becoming Save-the-Day Heroes, by Paul Hirner, CEO ThinkSmart, June 8, 2017.
CLOC’s Patent Prosecution Framework – All on the Same Page, by Lecorpio Blog by Doug Luftman, June 5, 2017.
The Power Of Legal Project Management, by Amanda Ciccatelli, Inside Counsel, May 25, 2017.
10 Highlights From CLOC Institute 2017, by Paul Hirner, CEO ThinkSmart, May 24, 2017.
But How Are The Lawyers Themselves Embracing Innovation? How to understand the shifting dynamics inside corporate legal, by Zach Abramowitz, Above The Law, May 2, 2017.
Grading Legal on Operational Excellence: HBR Consulting knows the difficulty legal departments have evaluating their processes. At CLOC, group leaders will try to help operations professionals make the grade, by Rebekah Mintzer, Legaltech News, April 21, 2017.
2017 CLOC Institute to be Held May 9-11 at Bellagio Resort in Las Vegas, by Erin Harrison from Baretz+Brunelle, Business Wire, April 20, 2017.
Blog post: The Voice of the Client, by Jill S. Weber, January 30, 2017.
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Can elite law firms survive the rise of artificial intelligence? The jury is still out, by Eric Rosenbaum, November 17, 2016.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Law Departments: Staffing, by Peter Krakaur, October 26, 2016.
The ‘Legal Ops’ Trend Is Real, Survey Finds, by Jennifer Williams-Alvarez at Corporate Counsel, October 21, 2016.
Pace of Change in Legal Profession Likely to Accelerate, Law Firm Leaders Panel Says, by Gregg Worth at Thomson Reuters’ Legal Executive Institute, October 6, 2016.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Law Departments: Opportunities, by Peter Krakaur at LinkedIn, October 5, 2016.
The Most Important Role You’ve Never Heard Of, by Sunil Rajaraman at Inc.com, September 30, 2016.
Top 3 Trends to Watch in Legal Outsourcing, by Robert Gogel at Integron, July 7, 2016.
Looking for an alternative comparison tool?, by Jonathan Watson at Legal IT today, June 14, 2016.
Unlikely Legal Tech Allies Come Together to Standardize Legal Operations, by Erin E. Harrison at Legaltech News, June 2, 2016.
What the Heck is Legal Operations Anyway: Recapping the Corporate Legal Operations Institute, by Nancy Patton at Exterro, May 12, 2016.
Straight Talk between Corporate Clients and their Law Firms: Inaction has Consequences, by Ralph Baxter at Thomson Reuters, May 12, 2016.
A Call for Legal Ops to Ditch the Silos and Share, by Mary Shen O’Carroll at Corporate Counsel, May 12, 2016.
Straight Talk on Law Firm Pricing at Legal Ops Conference, by David Ruiz at The Recorder, May 4, 2016.
For Yahoo, Artificial Intelligence is Key to Legal Spend, by Erin Harrison at Corporate Counsel, May 4, 2016.
Legal Ops Pros Embrace Next Generation Of Outsourcing, by Melissa Maleske at Law 360, May 3, 2016.
The Newest Faces in Many Corporate Legal Departments Aren’t Practicing Lawyers, by Gabe Friedman at Bloomberg Law, May 3, 2016.
CLOC and LTC4 Partner to Push Legal Technology Core Competency Standards, by Ricci Dipshan at Legaltech News, May 2, 2016.
Insights into Legal Operations with Google’s Mary O’Carroll, by Tom Davies at SimpleLegal, April 26, 2016.
The CLOC is ticking: Will lawyers embrace operational excellence?, by Paul Lippe at ABA Journal, April 19, 2016.
Is the herd finally embracing legal ops and procurement?, by D. Casey Flaherty at ABA Journal, April 14, 2016.
Making the Most of Your Legal Department Operations, by Erin. E Harrison at Legaltech News, March 24, 2016.
What is Legal Operations?, by Nathan Wenzel at SimpleLegal, March 22, 2016.
Legal Ops Pros Come Together to Push Industry Change, by Melissa Maleske at Law360, March 16, 2016.
Juniper Networks’ Meredith McKenzie is the winner in the Rising Star category for the 2016 Bay Area Corporate Counsel Awards, by Leslie Griffy at Silicon Valley Business Journal, March 11, 2016.
Op-Ed: The Best Speech at LTNY on the In-House/Firm CIO Relationship (Part 1), by D. Casey Flaherty, February 25, 2016.
For Corporate Law, lean is the new black, by Robert Hilson at Logikcull, February 11, 2016.
Is corporate ‘ops’ the kick in the pants legal needs?, by Robert Hilson at Logikcull, February 10, 2016.
Clients Start to Lay Down the Law, by Annie Gaus, January 22, 2016.
Operation: LDO by Erin E. Harrison, by LegalTech News , January 15, 2016.
Operation: Legal, by Rich Steeves, InsideCounsel, November 1, 2015.
CLOC Creates e-Billing Guidelines to Improve Legal Department-Law Firm Alignment, by Tomas Medina, Mitratech, September 15, 2015.
Pricing Data Leads Clients to Ask: Can I See?, by David Ruiz, The Recorder, September 11, 2015.
The History and Future of Operations, by Marco Iansiti, Harvard Business Review, June 30, 2015.
Law Firm’s New Person to Fear: Legal Ops Director, by Melissa Maleske, Law360, June 3, 2015.
Innovation in the Law Department, by Rich Steeves, InsideCounsel, May 12, 2015.
Googling Your In-House Operations, by Marlisse Silver Sweeney, Corporate Counsel, April 20, 2015.
ACC Initiative to Support Law Department Operations, by Marlisse Silver Sweeney, Corporate Counsel, March 4, 2015.
The Rise of In-House Legal Operations, by Susan Hansen, Bloomberg, February 14, 2015.
Survival of the Efficient, by Chris DiMarco, InsideCounsel, August 22, 2014.
Building a World-class Legal Vendor Management Program Starts with Identification and Goals, by David Cambria, Aaron Van Nice, InsideCounsel, April 10, 2014.
End of a Trend and the Shifting of LDO Functions, by Brad Blickstein, InsideCounsel, January 27, 2014.
Inside the Rise of Law Department Operations, by Connie Brenton, InsideCounsel, January 24, 2014.