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NEW YORK (November 16, 2009) – ALM’s new Virtual LegalTech, an online complement to the world’s largest and most prestigious legal technology conference and trade shows, will premier on November 19 with a full day of free live Webcasts and CLE-accredited seminars featuring legal industry experts. For a complete conference agenda and to register, visit www.virtuallegaltechshow.com.
The educational program for November 19 includes five interactive sessions with panels composed of law firm technology experts, corporate general counsel, litigation technology specialists and leading industry consultants. The program topics are:
· “Cost-Conscious Technology Adoption”
· “The Challenge of Preserving and Collecting Evidence in a Cloud”
· “International E-Discovery”
· “IT Leadership in Turbulent Times”
· “The Microsoft Boot Camp”
A special noon-time plenary session, “Fixing The Broken Recruitment System,” will focus on new associate recruitment trends and projections. It will feature Lynn Mestel, Esq., founder and president of Mestel & Company and of Hire Counsel; Ashish Nanda, faculty chair, executive education, research director of the Center for Law and the Professions at Harvard Law School; and Aric Press, editor in chief of The American Lawyer.
Virtual LegalTech provides powerful educational and networking opportunities and showcases the latest hardware, software, tools and services for the legal industry throughout the year, from your desktop. The fully interactive virtual environment enables participants to attend presentations and panel discussions, talk with vendors, view product demonstrations, collect information and network with colleagues. The show is open year-round, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For a conference agenda, exhibitor list and other details, visit www.virtuallegaltechshow.com. Show information is also available through LinkedIn and Twitter.
Virtual LegalTech is presented by ALM Conferences and Trade Shows, a leading producer of educational and networking events for business leaders and professionals. Other ALM events include LegalTech and LegalTech West Coast, ALM Legal Conferences, Insight Information Conferences and the RealShare Conference series.
ALM, an integrated media company, is a leading provider of specialized business news and information, focused primarily on the legal and commercial real estate sectors. ALM’s market-leading brands include The American Lawyer, Corporate Counsel, GlobeSt.com, Insight Conferences, Law.com, Law Journal Press, LegalTech, The National Law Journal and Real Estate Forum. Headquartered in New York City, ALM was formed in 1997. For more information, visit www.alm.com.