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Tighten Legal Cost Control With Brightflag’s New Budgeting & Forecasting Features

In-house legal teams have been under extraordinary pressure in recent months to strengthen financial oversight, clarify cost…

Brightflag’s Auto-Invoice Processing Functionality Eliminates Manual Invoice Review

Brightflag's A.I.-powered invoice review has always helped our customers to achieve significant savings on their legal spend…

How Much Automation Is Right For Your Legal Invoice Review Process?

Legal invoice review is one of those frustrating, recurring business processes that seems ripe for technical disruption.…

5 Ways to Put More Predictability Into Your Legal Budget

Are you frequently confronted by legal spend surprises? Is your finance team frustrated by the lack of…

New Brightflag Feature: Reduce Manual Work With Automated Tax Compliance

Automated invoice review has been an essential step in our customers’ legal e-billing processes (along with the…

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3 Soft Skills You’ll Need With New E-Billing Software

Code alone cannot solve a process as sophisticated as e-billing (although our developers will continue trying). You'll…

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How to Automate & Accelerate Your Invoice Approval Workflow

Open the bill, check for errors, forward to Finance, repeat. Invoice approval is one of those tedious…

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How A.I. Invoice Review Actually Works (Legal Tech Lesson)

Not sure what to make of artificial intelligence (A.I.) in the legal industry? Go ahead and blame…

5 Legal Operations Frustrations Solved by Better Billing Guidelines

Listen. We get it. Legal billing guidelines are hard to get excited about. So if your team…

5 Legal Tech Truths Companies Can Trust For The Next 5 Years

Editor’s Note: This post was inspired by a panel discussion on the topic of “In-House Lawyers of…

The Next Frontier: A.I. and the Efficiently Resourced Legal Department

On June 20th, 2019, Brightflag hosted a panel discussion in Melbourne which explored the future of the in-house…

3 Key Innovations in Invoice Review, Matter Management, and Analytics

Brightflag’s CEO Ian Nolan and Head of Product Sarah Scales presented at CLOC Las Vegas 2019. Their…

Improving Matter Management with Data

Executing legal work is the core function of corporate legal teams. The management of that work, including…

CLOC 2019 Key Themes: The Maturation and Evolution of Legal Operations

The Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC) brings a host of legal professionals together every year so they…

Optimizing Your Legal Invoice Review Process with A.I.

The legal invoice review process is part of the job description for corporate legal teams. Once outside…

Automate, Outsource, or Own?

Insights from Legal Leaders on Resourcing Legal Work

Legal Operations Improving Relationships Between Law Firms and Corporate Legal Teams

Data and broader skill sets for new lawyers are driving factors

How to get Budget for a Dedicated Legal Operations System

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CLOC 2018 – Dispatches from the Greatest Minds in Legal Operations – Part 3

This is the third of a three-part series on the key themes we took away from the…

CLOC 2018 – Dispatches from the Greatest Minds in Legal Operations – Part 2

This is the second of a three-part series on the key themes we took away from the…

US Litigation Trends for 2017

This is the first in a series posts from Brightflag on litigation costs for corporates. In it…

The Startup Advantage in Legal Technology

Brightflag is a young company. We are bringing A.I. language analysis to help corporate legal departments control costs…

How Text Analysis is Changing the Legal Industry

Of all the branches of machine and A.I., text and language analysis is likely the most relevant…

Legal Invoice Review: How To Do It Effectively

This is the second of a two-part Brightflag series on legal billing guidelines and invoice review, find…

What Legal Departments Can Learn From Their Business Colleagues

To meet this challenge, legal departments must focus on process improvements and metrics to track progress in…

Smarter, Faster, Cheaper

“Law Firm Rates Are Way Too High”, declared a recent headline in Bloomberg Big Law Business. In…

How Data can Drive Law Firm Panel Management & Review

Three trends influencing law firm panels Challenges of legal panel management Informing data-driven panel reviews