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    Duke Center on Law & Technology selects 12 early-stage companies for pre-accelerator program

    Duke Law

    June 25, 2019

    Twelve early-stage legal technology companies, including five with a core mission of expanding access to legal services, are participating this summer in the Duke Center on Law & Technology’s online pre-accelerator program, Duke Law Tech Lab. Read more.

    Duke Law Wants to Help Early-Stage Startups Weather Legal Tech Challenges

    Legal Tech News powered by Law.com

    June 21, 2019

    The third-year pre-accelerator program not only helps budding companies through general startup challenges, but also through roadblocks specific to a legal industry sometimes resistant to change. Read more.

    Duke Law ‘Pre-Accelerator’ Picks 12 Startups, Links to LexisNexis Accelerator

    Artificial Lawyer

    June 18, 2019

    The Duke Law Tech Lab, run by Duke Law school, has launched its latest legal tech incubator with 12 companies. This is the third year the programme has run, which they describe as a ‘pre-accelerator’. The project will potentially then feed some of the top cohort members into the LexisNexis legal tech accelerator, also in the US. Read more.

    Future Law School. What does it look like?


    February 12, 2019

    Crises in the justice systems across the world leave a huge imprint on the legal education system, which already has enough internal and external problems. Even reputable universities in the world are now actively seeking innovative solutions and people who are able to provide them with a qualitative push in the direction of improving the efficiency of educational services. Read more.


    Startup Competition Guide: Accelerators targeting legal tech companies


    December 20, 2018

    Accelerators targeting legal tech companies include Tech Lawyer Accelerator, Duke Law Tech Lab and LexisNexis Legal Tech Accelerator. Read more.

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    Bexar County Taps Local Tech To Help Clear Records

    Texas Public Radio

    June 19, 2019

    Bexar County is turning to a local tech company to help people released from prison secure jobs.

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    Introducing Our Diverse Founders

    Fueled Collective

    May 20, 2019

    We are pleased to introduce the founders who will be part of our next Diverse Founders Fellowship cohort. The goal is to bring together five founders who can learn from and support each other in the context of Fueled Collective’s work and social environment. Read More.

    "Hold on. Let Me Text My Lawyer Real Quick."

    Lexis Legal Advantage

    May 9, 2019

    Are Pocket-Sized Legal Services a Sustainable Way to Meet Legal Needs? In access-to-justice circles, it is well known that 80 percent of legal needs go unmet, meaning that every lawyer in the U.S. only services one out of five legal issues they are presented; the rest go unresolved and can end poorly for those who go unrepresented. Read More.

    ABA Center for Innovation and LSC launch legal tech donation effort

    American Bar Association

    May 7, 2019

    Seven legal tech companies are the first to join a new partnership between the American Bar Association and the Legal Services Corporation to provide free technology products and services to legal aid offices that help low-income Americans. Read More.

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