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2016 Tax Incentive

The incentive states that this year, organizations can write off the full purchase price of new equipment and software against their 2016 taxes up to $500,000.*

Cole, Scott & Kissane uses BigHand Voice, cuts transcription time by 50%

CHICAGO, IL - Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A., a noted Florida defense law firm, has chosen BigHand Voice to upgrade and consolidate their digital dictation system. With 11 offices across the state of Florida, the litigation law firm is committed to providing their attorneys with state-of-the-art technology to ensure their customers receive high-quality, cost-effective service.

BigHand Celebrates 10 Years in North America at ILTACON 2016

CHICAGO, IL - The technology provider, who originated in the UK in 1998, initially shot to success with their digital dictation and voice technology products, but has remained at the forefront of the legal technology scene with their ever-evolving software built to help law firms drive efficiency and improve client service.

Cloud Technology Helping Firms of all Sizes

The majority of attorneys in the United States—84%—practice at solo, small or medium-size firms. Most of these attorneys strive for a similar goal: to provide a quality of legal service on par with what is offered by large regional and national firms. While smaller firms are not necessarily trying to compete with those in the Am Law 200, they are faced with similar decisions when it comes to how to run their business, which in turn affects the quality of service.

Bradley & Gmelich upgrades to BigHand Digital Dictation, Speech Recognition

Chicago, IL - Bradley & Gmelich LLP, a business law firm with offices in Southern California and the San Francisco Bay Area, chose BigHand Digital Dictation and BigHand Speech Recognition to increase efficiency and simplify the process of managing dictations. Today they share details of the project’s successes.

ALA Legal Management - Streamlining Law Firm Workflow to Improve Efficiency

Yet many firms don’t have a consistent approach to managing this type of work, instead using things such as IT help desk ticketing systems, old‐fashioned paper forms and email, or a combination of such processes.

Five Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder - Starting Now

This is particularly true as law firm staffs become leaner and legal secretaries/assistants find themselves supporting more attorneys. Because of this, law firms must become even more efficient in order to serve their clients and control costs.

Perskie, Fendt & Cannaday goes digital, thrives with BigHand Professional

CHICAGO, IL - Personal injury and medical malpractice law firm, Perskie, Fendt & Cannaday, has selected BigHand’s cloud-based digital dictation solution, BigHand Professional with Bighand Speech Recognition, to replace their tape-based dictation system.

Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria LLP Mobilizes, Streamlines Through BigHand

CHICAGO, IL - For over 50 years, the law firm of Lipsitz Green Scime Cambria has remained dedicated to ensuring the firm’s attorneys and staff have all the resources necessary to provide clients with the highest levels of service and the best results possible. The firm, which is headquartered in Buffalo, NY, continuously explores opportunities to integrate advancing technologies in to the daily operations of its attorneys and support staff to further Lipsitz Green’s efforts to serve clients as effectively and efficiently as possible.

Brown Rudnick streamlines document production with BigHand Create

In 2011, Brown Rudnick set out to streamline and centralise their document production process as part of a larger technology upgrade initiative, initially across their US offices. They were looking for a solution that would allow for increased workflow and, unlike their existing in-house solution, was able to integrate with Outlook and their Document Management System.

Pepperells Solicitors hire BigHand Speech Recognition for firm efficiency growth

One of the Humber region’s leading law firms, Pepperells Solicitors, has chosen BigHand as their digital dictation provider, following a comprehensive analysis of all major suppliers. Having recently merged with a well-respected local law firm, Myer Wolff Solicitors, they needed a new digital dictation platform to amalgamate their working practices and provide them with additional mobile and speech recognition functionalities.

BigHand partners with the ILTA to host nationwide roadshows in 2016

Temecula, CA - BigHand, a leading legal software development company, is partnering with the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) to host a series of roadshow events in markets across the country in 2016. These roadshow events are free to attendees and will focus on new technology available to help firms streamline and manage their internal workflow in order to reduce inefficiencies and increase accountability for work between attorneys and support staff.

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