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Gateway Inc. has announced that legal professionals can now order Gateway desktop and notebook PCs delivered with Gavel and Gown Inc.'s Amicus Attorney case management software, and/or Sage U.S. Holdings Inc.'s Timeslips time and billing software.
Amicus Attorney helps lawyers manage their calendars, contacts, client files, e-mail, phone calls and more.
Timeslips helps lawyers enter and track their time and expenses, create invoices, and prepare up-to-the-minute accounts receivable reports. Gateway combines this bundling with personalized services and local support through its U.S. stores.
Reader Response no. 214.
Interface Software &
Interface Software and AvantGo Inc. have aligned to jointly develop enhanced mobile access to Interface Software's professional services client relationship management product, Interaction. The companies are building a mobile relationship intelligence channel which will allow wireless device users to synchronize, wirelessly or offline through a desktop PC.
Reader Response no. 215.
Westlaw Datenbank &
Westlaw Datenbank GmbH, the German subsidiary of Thomson Legal & Regulatory Europe, has announced an agreement with Kuselit Verlag GmbH to license the Rechtsbibliographie, for Westlaw DE, Thomson Legal & Regula-tory's German online legal information service currently under development.
Reader Response no. 216.
Miami-based TerraLex Inc. has added three new member firms to its global network of law firms. Beijing-based East Associates offers legal services for both domestic companies and foreign-funded enterprises. Alabama's Burr & Forman L.L.P. provides legal services for business and corporate activity, and its trial practice is noted for work in commercial litigation. Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton L.L.P. has more than 300 attorneys in the United States, and offices throughout California.
Reader Response no. 217.
Lex Mundi &
Lex Mundi has admitted the Swedish commercial firm Vinge into its international association of independent law firms. It advises on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and other large-scale transactions. It has offices in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Helsingborg, and Malmö in Sweden, and other cities.
Reader Response no. 218.
Dantz Development &
Orinda, Calif.-based Dantz Development Corp. has announced that Compaq Computer Corp. will bundle DDC's Retrospect Express Backup software with Compaq business computers and workstations equipped with an optional CD-RW or VXA tape drive. The backup and restoration software performs verifications to confirm successful backups. Retrospect's disaster recovery feature can implement full system restorations.
Reader Response no. 219.
Foley and Lardner has a new office: 11250 El Camino Real, Suite 200, San Diego, Calif. 92130.
DOAR Inc. has opened new headquarters which include DOAR's "Digital Courtroom," a resource center for court technology training and videoconferencing. Location: 170 Earle Ave., Lynbrook, New York 11563.
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