The Association of Corporate Counsel annual conference is underway in Boston. Legal department professionals from across the globe have gathered to network and learn new methods to maximize the value of their legal department.

Thomson Reuters is working to help in-house legal professionals answer the call to do more with less, from contract negotiations to compliance, intellectual property, and mergers and acquisitions. A recent survey report from Thomson Reuters details some of the biggest challenges legal departments are currently facing, along with trends in staffing, on-boarding and technology, as well as costs of outside counsel.

We’re only as good as our tools and data, so accurate, up-to-date information is needed to deliver insightful counsel business partners rely on from the legal department. Challenges may include staff bandwidth issues and increase legal and compliance risks.

To learn more about how to address these and other challenges, watch this brief video.