The LEDES Oversight Committee membership will convene for our annual meeting at 12:00 noon Eastern on Tuesday, 2 February, 2020 at a law firm near the Legal Week Conference in New York City. The meeting will also be broadcast via webinar for members not able to attend in person. If you would like to attend […]
The LEDES Oversight Committee has formalized an ad-hoc project to address situations where third party ebilling system processes are contrary to specifications in the LEDES format documentation. Our goal is to work one-on-one with vendors to align their processes with the standards documentation, to eliminate exceptions and make legal ebilling less complicated than it is […]
From Subcommittee Chair and LEDES Vice President Cathi Collins: The Error Codes Subcommittee of the LEDES Oversight Committee is pleased to put before the membership Phase 1 of the proposed Standard Error Codes for public comment. The need for these codes has been apparent to our law firm members for many years as they struggle […]
The 2019 LEDES Oversight Committee Board of Directors has been seated. Our leadership includes: President – Jane A. Bennitt, Global Legal Ebilling, LLC Vice President – Cathrine J. Collins, Legal Systems Automation, LLC Treasurer/Membership – Jim Hannigan, Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis Secretary – Nadia Strobbia, Thomson Reuters Standards – Nicholas Puschak, Mitratech […]
We have updated our web site to include a menu item called LEDES Education, which provides links to videos posted on our YouTube channel. If there is a legal data exchange topic you would like to learn more about, you can suggest additional videos here.
The LEDES Oversight Committee is pleased to announce that we have added instructional videos to our YouTube Channel on how to create and edit LEDES 98B and 98BI files. Featuring our Standards Director, Nicholas Puschak, these videos provide instruction for people new to legal ebilling on how to get started. These videos join our earlier […]
The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that forum functionality, intended to facilitate ebilling problem solving and information sharing, has been added for member use only. With membership in the LEDES Oversight Committee costing only $95 USD/year, this new benefit makes membership a bargain!
The LEDES Board of Directors has authorized the creation of an API Development Subcommittee, with Nicholas Puschak and Daniel Bodner serving as co-chairs. The subcommittee will develop and publish a software API that will enable direct application-to-application exchange of legal invoices and other information. The goal of this subcommittee is to define an industry standard […]
The LEDES Oversight Committee Board of Directors has authorized the creation of a subcommittee to consider updates to the IP Invention Disclosure Schema. Robin Hunziker, who spearheaded creation of the original standard, is leading this effort. A draft version of the proposed revisions can be found here, as well as a link to a survey […]