New Legal Tech Newsletter by Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute

By Nico Kuhlmann

The Legal Tech Link, an online newsletter in PDF file format by Thomson Reuters Legal Executive Institute, was first published in October 2016 and will be a quarterly summary of the players, events and ideas shaping the legal tech ecosystem. The editors are two well-known experts in this field:

  • David Curle, Director Market Intelligence at Thomson Reuters, and
  • Roland Vogl, Executive Director at the Stanford Center for Legal Informatics.

The aspiration of the newsletter is to navigate the many frontiers of legal innovation:

  • legal tech start-ups,
  • legal innovation events,
  • leading thinkers regardless of origin,
  • and the very best of legal tech literature.

In the inaugural Legal Tech Link, Daniel Martin Katz, Associate Professor of Law at Illinois Tech – Chicago-Kent College of Law and Director of Law Lab @ Illinois Tech, shares his plans for a polytechnic style of legal education. The issue also includes:

  • Legal tech company news: Neota Logic, ROSS Intelligence, Kira System & more,
  • New legal tech companies: Loom Analytics, Paper, LitFunders, & more,
  • Readings: The intangible law firm, Remaking the law firm ecosystem & more,
  • Event report: Janders Dean & the Chicago-Kent College of Law Legal Horizons Conference,
  • Academia: Law schools that major in technology and innovation,
  • Legal tech events calendar: EvolveLaw, VQ Knowledge and Strategy Forum 2016 & more,
  • U.K. and European focus: Legal Geek: Building a LawTech startup community &
    Legal tech and the responses of law firms and corporate legal departments.

Download the current issue of the Legal Tech Link