Best Practices for Creating Billing Guidelines

Best Practices for Creating Billing Guidelines

Outside counsel billing guidelines (legal billing guidelines) offer an excellent way for your legal department to detail and outline its expectations of your vendors and outsourced law firms. Often, however, despite your taking the time to craft billing guidelines...
How to Review an Invoice – 7 Easy Essential Steps

How to Review an Invoice – 7 Easy Essential Steps

As any lawyer who has spent time in-house will tell you, local counsel invoice review is a tedious and time-consuming task. Here are 7 key steps to making the review process as efficient and productive as possible. The first – and most important – step begins long...
Combat Over-Billing with Legal eBilling Technology

Combat Over-Billing with Legal eBilling Technology

Overbilling. Churning. It’s an awkward topic. No one likes to discuss it, and more importantly, no one wants to consider that their own local counsel is practicing seedy billing practices. And even when it’s suspected, it’s difficult to prove.Now more than ever,...