The Insider’s Guide to Legal Research Contracts
Many years ago, a mentor of mine at LexisNexis told me I was “tragically candid”. I thought it was a compliment; it probably was not. In keeping with that description of me, this blog is devoted to providing honest and unvarnished direction about ways firms can be better at negotiating contracts with their legal research vendors.
-Prinicpal Member, Ken Purce
Use Your Resources – Take Control
While law firms try to navigate the uncertainty this virus has created in so many aspects of their businesses, the adage “control what you can control” takes on even more importance than ever. Over the last month I’ve talked with firms that have taken drastic...
5 Ways Law Firms Consistently Hurt Themselves Negotiating Legal Research Contracts
as told by a former Vice President of Sales at LexisNexis: Since this is the inaugural edition of Tragically Candid, let me put my bona fides out front in an effort to give you confidence in what you are about to read. I’ve been a practicing attorney in New...
Survey Says…probably not what you think
How to conduct valid surveys that will help you choose between Westlaw and Lexis. Its contract renewal time for the firm’s Westlaw or Lexis subscription. You’ve worked with the sales reps from both companies, maybe allowed them to do a demo to the firm and...