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May 1999

Law Technology News (Volume 6, Issue 5, p. 1, col. 2)
May 1999

Category: Speech Software

CyberTranscriber Targets Attorneys

SPEECH MACHINES, headquartered in Redwood City, Calif., has announced the release of its CyberTranscriber for Law. The latest edition to the company's line of speech recognition services, it is designed to enable lawyers to dictate into any telephone or cell phone, and then to receive verbatim accurate transcriptions quickly, via e-mail.

Using the service, mobile attorneys can enjoy the benefits of a "virtual secretary" from anywhere, at anytime, reports the company. They simply call a toll-free number and dictate, it explains. The service is available 24 hours a day, and requires no voice training, says the company. Document turn-around is normally under three hours, it says.

CyberTranscriber for Law also includes a billing code option that prompts attorneys to enter a numeric code with each dictation, the company notes. Monthly invoices then summarize all documents on a per-client basis, it says.

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Law Technology News (Volume 6, Issue 5, p. 1, col. 4)
May 1999

Category: Industry News

Hildebrandt International Formed by Hodgart Merger

BRADFORD Hildebrandt, chairman of Hildebrandt, and Alan Hodgart, chairman of Hodgart Consulting, have announced the merger of their firms to form Hildebrandt International.

The merger was scheduled to take place May 1, the companies report.

Hildebrandt International plans to open a New York City office, in addition to existing offices in Chicago, San Francisco, New Jersey and Florida, the new company reports.

Outside of the U.S., the firm will maintain the Hodgart Consulting office and staff in London, and plans to open facilities in Germany, the men advise.

Hodgart Consulting was founded in 1990 and offers management consulting for professional services firms in the United Kingdom and Europe, they note. It offers expertise in strategic change management, reports Hodgart.

Hildebrandt was formed in 1975, and offers management consulting for law firms and corporate law departments. Its expertise includes technology, strategic direction, mergers, economics and practice development, reports Hildebrandt.

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