eHearings Spotlight: How to Manage Video Conferencing Fatigue

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 1 November 2021

Everyone knows that feeling. Fifteen minutes into a VIP video conference call and coffee is calling already. The meeting leader may have been great and the subject more riveting than a tradesman's toolbelt, but something just wasn't right. Welcome to "Zoom fatigue.”

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Overcoming eHearings Challenges in an Uncertain Time

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 1 May 2021

By Joshua Rizk, eHearings Lead Consultant

2020 was an uncertain and challenging time for everyone. A global pandemic brings along uncertainty and drastic changes to the way people live their day-to-day lives. The legal industry is no exception and for a system that focuses itself on procedure and timelines, COVID-19 immediately disrupted the courts and the legal practitioner’s mandate to achieve case management principles using traditional structures.

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Using Technology to Deliver Just and Expeditious Resolution of Proceedings

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 1 April 2021

A number of years ago, an outsourcing provider would consider a litigation matter of one hundred folders a huge job. The folders would be copied five times and sent out. Today, we see all different kinds of matters coming in to utilise ever-increasingly sophisticated discovery technology, but the hundred folder photocopy jobs are still here.

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Looking Forward Into 2020: Industry Trends

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 3 March 2020

The role of lawyers is set to change more rapidly in the next decade than it has in the last 100 years. Here is a summary of the biggest trends for 2020.

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How eTrials are Changing Australia's Judicial System

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 17 September 2018

By Elizabeth Miller, Global Head of eHearing Services

The Cowan trial of the Daniel Morcombe killer was an eTrial, one of a number that were running across 14 Queensland Courts as they began their electronic transformation process. Other states have followed suit, embracing not just electronic lodgements in the judicial system but also electronic presentation of materials and remote witness participation.

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