Resource Hub - Mitratech

Real-world Education for Enterprise Risk Management

The Mitratech Resource Hub is real-world education for companies who want to break down the barriers between legal, compliance, and operational risk. Looking for expert insight into managing risk and its associated costs? Check out our library of whitepapers, blog posts, webinars, and other useful resources.

The Countdown to Interact Begins!

Interact 2013, our annual peer-driven users’ conference, is officially less than a week away, and we couldn’t be more excited!  This year’s theme, “Rock On,” shines the spotlight on Mitratech’s clients and our mission to make the corporate legal department the best-run function within the corporation. This annual event is one of the best opportunities for […]

How Our Clients Have Transformed Their Legal Departments

For many global corporations, the Office of the General Counsel is increasingly going through a period of transformation. Legal and compliance departments are no longer groups involved only when things go wrong; rather, they are now a group tightly integrated in the day-to-day operations of the organization, and a true business partner. This requires legal […]

Corporate Legal Market Problems Survey

As the product management team here at Mitratech, our job first and foremost is to understand problems in the market so our team of developers and product owners can design solutions for them. With that in mind we recently launched our first annual Corporate Legal Market Problems Survey, which seeks to quantify the pervasiveness of […]

Legal Departments Abandoning Their “Cost-Center” Reputations

Corporate Counsel recently published a fascinating article on a new trend within corporate legal departments. Some companies are now using strategic litigation as a method of recouping some or all of their legal costs. By protecting their IP or pursuing claims, several of these legal departments have made up to a half a billion dollars, […]

The Power of User Conferences and Peer Networking

When I first joined Mitratech in January 2012, I remember being impressed by our client list of industry-leading organizations. However, what impressed me even more more was the fact that our clients showed so much interest in learning from one another. This point was driven home when our CEO approached me on my first day […]

Broadening the Traditional Definition of ELM

Mitratech’s recent survey of 168 legal departments indicated that the % of internal budgets that is allocated for legal technologies beyond traditional Enterprise Legal Management (ELM) solutions like Matter Management and Spend Management now comprises 62% of the total legal technology budget. These other solutions include IP Management, E-Discovery, Entity Management, Legal GRC, and Legal Hold […]

NSA Scandal Expands the GC’s Ever-Expanding Role

Add another item to the long list of responsibilities handled by the general counsel and her team: acting as the voice and face of the company to the media. As we’ve discussed elsewhere on the blog, in-house counsel are more and more being recognized as the trusted partner for the business. With the onset of the recent […]

Increase in Mobile Technology In-House

I wanted to share some recent findings from Corporate Counsel’s 2013 In-house Technology Survey recently published on Law.com. The article discusses the trend of increased usage of mobile devices among corporate attorneys and highlights both the challenges around information security and the opportunities to increase productivity, especially outside the office. Overall, corporate legal departments have […]

Updates and Best Practices Shared During Regional User Groups

We have just completed our most recent series of regional user groups, with groups in Chicago, New York, the San Francisco Bay Area, Detroit, Los Angeles and Houston, and over 100 total attendees from around the country. We would like to thank everyone who attended and volunteered to host these groups. These meetings are incredibly […]