It’s hard to place exactly when RegTech became it’s own ‘-tech’. Our resident tech terminologist Gary (who is a dog) places it at about the time FinTech went mainstream.
Do you say LawTech or LegalTech? Richard Susskind, Richard Tromans, Joanna Goodman and Jimmy Vestbirk debate which portmanteau is best for the legal technology sector.
Legal design is one of those things which makes so much sense it’s incredible to think it’s a relatively new kid on the LawTech block. But it’s a growing movement within our industry with the potential to deliver enormous benefits not just to the to legal profession but to the everyday person when encountering the law.
Have you ever thought a ‘hackathon’ wasn’t for you, because you’re not a hacker? If so, then join the club. At Legal Geek, we hadn’t even heard of a hackathon before holding our first one in March 2016 but we’re now BIG fans.
If you are launching a start-up today then these four letters: SEIS, are your new best friend.
Why? Because qualifying for SEIS (or the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme) means your start-up becomes an even more attractive proposition to investors than it already was.