Briefing: A new definition of excellence


Briefing: A new definition of excellence

Derek Schutz, product manager at Aderant, says new ways of working require new levels of transparency and trust

Aderant’s annual Business of law survey, out later this month, reveals some interesting data concerning business continuity in the early days of Covid-19. In spite of entertaining examples of CIOs raiding electronics stores, and buying every laptop in sight, the truth is that only 8% of firms admit they were “somewhat unprepared” or “completely unprepared” for full-scale work from home.

So in retrospect, firms and their employees were 90% “there” when it came to full-scale work from home capabilities, such as laptops and reliable wifi. But what new security risks were posed when everyone went remote?