Author: Nancy Beauchemin

Out with the Old

You can reap many benefits from exchanging old records management habits for new ones — compliance with records retention requirements, controlled growth of space and costs associated with file storage and greater responsibility to the environment.

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Manage Client Files the Green Way

Many law firms are striving to become more responsible corporate citizens through various sustainability efforts. The inspiration to go green may be motivated by environmental concerns, business image or in response to client inquiries about a firm’s sustainability policies.

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Shifting Roles

Responsibilities in law firms are changing, so when it comes to client intake, conflicts checks, and IG / records management, whose job is it? Given the complexity of current compliance standards, these functions are shifting to the responsibility of dedicated loss prevention and risk teams. In this article, we will dissect this trend and discuss […]

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Moving Records Initiatives Forward

Without a doubt, the biggest challenge that law firms are struggling with related to records management is how to handle electronic records. All organizations — law firms included — have underestimated the impact that e-mail would have on transforming the way business is communicated and conducted.

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