Recent insights


AIG and Womble Bond Dickinson's first steps in efficient automation

20 Mar 2018
For many in-house teams, the volume of non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) that need to be processed can cause serious operational bottlenecks. This case study by Catrin Griffiths from The Lawyer, examines how our partnership with AIG has reworked the system by demonstrating that a small pilot scheme can lead to a series of process improvements.

What next? Technology and the future of dispute resolution

20 Mar 2018
We live in the age of the exponential curve, where Moore's Law has been replaced by Kurzweil's Law of Accelerating Returns. Exponential growth is a feature not just of the use of semiconductor circuits in computers (the actual subject of Moore's Law) but more broadly of technology and society itself. Like it or not, the future is rushing upon us with an ever increasing speed. It can feel like we are all running just to keep up – especially where technology is concerned, but every now and then it's important to stand still and look at the horizon to see what is coming up.

International Innovation Week launches at Womble Bond Dickinson

16 Mar 2018
From 19-23 March, transatlantic law firm Womble Bond Dickinson is holding an International Innovation Week. More than 19 events are taking place in the US and UK, looking at innovative technology that is transforming the legal industry and other sectors, how businesses challenge themselves to develop more efficient processes and new ways of engaging with clients to embed a culture of innovation.