Podcasts

Special Podcast Series: Prof. Arthur Miller on Federal Practice & Procedure Today – Episode 1: Building the Wright & Miller Treatise

Tuesday 30th Apr 2019

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the first publication of Wright & Miller’s Federal Practice & Procedure, one of the most respected and enduring legal treatises. The treatise has been cited by federal courts over 90,000 times, according to Westlaw estimates, and by the United States Supreme Court every year since 1973. In honor ...

So You Think You Can Carlton Dance? Not So Fast!

Monday 15th Apr 2019

Know how to bust some sweet dance moves?  You might want to find a good attorney. Epic Games, maker of Fortnite and NBA 2K has put the Carlton Dance into some of its video games, and the actor who portrayed Carlton on The Fresh Prince, Alfonso Ribeiro, is suing, saying Epic Games is unfairly profiting ...

Can Technology Give Firms a Competitive Edge? Dynamic-Static Law Firm Report

Wednesday 6th Feb 2019

Technology is often touted as a game changer, a field-leveler, a way for firms to gain a competitive edge over other firms. Marketing hype aside, is that really the case? The Legal Executive Institute’s Dynamic-Static Law Firm Report looked at Peer Monitor law firm data to see if use of technology helped firms perform better. ...

Lawyers Without Borders Founder Christina Storm on the Importance of Access to Justice and Rule of Law

Wednesday 12th Dec 2018

Lawyers Without Borders is a not-for-profit whose mission is to promote rule of law around the world by leveraging and promoting pro bono service to meet the needs of the underserved, build capacity in justice sectors and support transitions and development aimed at protecting human rights, all with a neutral orientation. Christina Storm, founder and ...

Insights from the Edge, Episode 6: 5 Ways to Identify the Best AI for Legal Research

Wednesday 5th Dec 2018

Insights from the Edge This podcast series brings you the latest legal trends and topics as Insight Attorneys sit down with industry experts to discuss hot legal topics. Explore our latest topics to stay informed. Episode 6: 5 Ways to Identify the Best AI for Legal Research As we continue to hear about artificial intelligence ...

Which Firms Are Gaining Ground? Dynamic-Static Law Firm Report

Monday 19th Nov 2018

In an era of low growth, the law firm market is increasingly close to a zero-sum game where one firm’s gain is at the expense of the market share of another firm. The Legal Executive Institute’s Dynamic-Static Law Firm Report analyzes the difference between dynamic growing firms and firms that are more static and flat. ...

Your Autonomous Driving Uber is Here – But is the Law Ready for It?

Tuesday 13th Nov 2018

Autonomous ride hailing services are here – sort of.  Waymo this year launched a pilot ride hailing service using autonomous driving vehicles, and General Motors plans to test a similar service next year.  But with the launch of these services has emerged a new set of legal issues, intensified by the death of a pedestrian ...

Insights From the Edge, Episode 5; The Importance of Early Adoption

Wednesday 7th Nov 2018

Insights from the Edge This podcast series brings you the latest legal trends and topics as Insight Attorneys sit down with industry experts to discuss hot legal topics. Explore our latest topics to stay informed. Episode 5: Early Adoption It is easy to talk about adopting technology early, but it can be very difficult to ...

Improving Access to Justice in Africa – For Public Consumption podcast

Thursday 25th Oct 2018

The ongoing commitment of Thomson Reuters to access to justice and the global rule of law manifests through its long-standing support of programs like Books for Africa – a non-profit organization that sends millions of books, computers, e-books and other educational materials to countries throughout Africa. But the work to strengthen and improve the legal ...

Global Food Crisis & Innovative Technology Approaches

Tuesday 23rd Oct 2018

Earlier this month marked the celebration of World Food Day, which recognizes the persistent issue of food security around the globe. As recent United Nations data suggests, hunger impacts 2 billion people worldwide, and of that, 240 million are women, children, and the elderly who live in Sub-Saharan Africa. As a technology company, Thomson Reuters ...

Collaborating With Legal Tech Startups – Legal Geek 2018 Conference

Monday 22nd Oct 2018

The Legal Geek Conference in London gathered together legal technologists from around the world.  Carlos Gamez, senior director of innovation at Thomson Reuters, presented at the conference on how corporations like Thomson Reuters collaborate effectively with startups to create innovative solutions for the legal market. To listen, click here (to download and listen later, right-click)

Facebook Ad Rules Have Changed. Are You Ready?

Tuesday 16th Oct 2018

Law firms place tens of thousands of Facebook ads every year. But after controversies such as the Cambridge Analytica data scandal, new Facebook rules designed to prevent election-meddling could, in some instances, hamper legitimate non-political ads from law firms. A new FindLaw white paper explains what law firms need to know.  Sean Sands, a Facebook ...

Insights From the Edge, Episode 4: What Makes Good AI

Tuesday 9th Oct 2018

INSIGHTS FROM THE EDGE EPISODE 4: What Makes Good AI Insights from the Edge This podcast series brings you the latest legal trends and topics as Insight Attorneys sit down with industry experts to discuss hot legal topics. Explore our latest topics to stay informed. Episode 4: What Makes Good AI There’s no question that ...