Global Outsourcing Association of Lawyers,(GOAL) announces its upcoming Web Conference.
05/14/2012

Topic: “How To Effectively Set up, Manage and Grow Business in Legal Outsourcing Industry: Round Table Discussion”

Date: 16 May 2012
Time: 09:00 AM – 11:00 AM (PDT)
Duration: 120 minutes including Q & A

Online PR News – 14-May-2012 – San Clemente, CA 92673, USA – This web conference aims to educate not just Law Firm Partners, In-house Counsel but also large number of emerging LPOs planning to expand their footholds in the global LPO industry. It will bring out all delegates to one location to discuss, deliberate, and learn about the challenges and opportunities posed by current practices in this industry.

Web Conference Panelist:
AlokAggarwal, Chairman & Co-founder, Evalueserve, USA
Sivakumar Jayabalam, Legal Team Manager, Legal Solution Group, India
Marvin Segura, General Manager, NextLAw, Costa Rica
DayanthiSamaranayake, Senior Group Manager Operations- Legal Service, WNS Global Service (Pvt) Limited, Sri Lanka
PankajParnami, Founder Director, Global Outsourcing Association of lawyers (GOAL), USA – Moderator

Key Topics to Be Discussed:
• Enabling innovators-Industry background:LPO- “Big Bang” (Rio Tinto 2009)
• Industry Landscape today 2012 Outlook
• The new “Normal” for law firm and corporations – What this means for legal Service providers. Rethinking how legal work is undertaken and unbundling of legal processes; Rebalancing legal department skills; Redistribution of the legal service provider portfolio
• Assessing LPO’s role in an organization’s current business needs
• Are some types of services and projects more suited to outsourcing than officer?
• Other than reduced labor costs when offshoring, can you really offer any other advantages over in-house?
• Success Stories and Lessons to be Learnt
• Rules , Governance and Compliances while dealing with LPO Buyers- International Law Perspective
• Breaking the ice- what does it take to convince US law firms/corporations to be agreeable to take offshore assistance- A marketing Perspective; methods of approaching the law forms with offshoring solution
• Is it beneficial to have “Captive LPO” type relationship with buyers? How can you do that? What are the pros and cons?
• LPO- A brand new game for lawyers!
• Assessing the Future of the LPO Industry Beyond 2012- Paving the Road Ahead

This web conference is designed for:
• Buyers of legal outsourcing services- law firm partners, counsels, IP counsels and IP Lawyers, solo practitioners based in US, UK and other markets;
• Service providers of legal outsourcing services – LPO executives, emerging LPOs from vendors location in Asia, Africa, UK/Europe, America and others;
• Investors, software vendors, Researchers, Academicians and other interested stake holders of LPO industry