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Predicts 2021: Corporate Legal and Compliance Technology

Published: 25 November 2020

ID: G00735616

Analyst(s): Jim Murphy , Chris Audet , Nikos Drakos , Zack Hutto , Katrin Leksa , James Crocker , Will Glynn


The COVID-19 pandemic has altered the trajectory of technology adoption in legal departments. Rather than scrambling to catch up, application leaders responsible for legal and compliance technology must build a strategy that addresses pain points on the path to better legal and business outcomes.

Table Of Contents


Strategic Planning Assumptions


A Look Back

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