Elite 2012 User Conference
The Elite 2012 User Conference is right around the corner and now is the time to begin planning for your firm's participation and registering for the event. The conference will be held June 26-28, 2012 at Aria in Las Vegas. Elite Enterprise and Elite 3E tracks will run simultaneously to provide targeted information about the products your firm uses. Attendees also will have the option to gain comprehensive hands-on product training by attending Elite Scholar Days. Get the knowledge, solutions and insight to drive firm performance to the next level. Learn why this year's conference is the one event to attend in 2012!
ProLaw 2012 User Conference
Register today for the ProLaw 2012 User Conference and plan to join us for a comprehensive learning experience to help you Extend Your Advantage with ProLaw. The conference will be held June 26-28 at Aria in Las Vegas. Sessions will be held on a variety of topics, including Front Office, Back Office, Technical, and General for all user levels.
More Reasons to Get Excited about Elite Design Gallery
The launch of Elite Design Gallery Version 2.5 will bring more ways to streamline the collection, conversion and distribution of data within your Elite Enterprise or Elite 3E system. Elite is committed to continually building upon the sophisticated capabilities within Elite Design Gallery. In this latest version, we have significantly improved the solution's usability, implementation process and stability.
eBillingHub Hits Two Major Milestones: Three Million Electronic Invoices Processed and Highest Monthly e-Bill Volume
eBillingHub is proud to announce two major milestones signifying unprecedented growth in the electronic invoicing market segment for law firms. In the same month, the company processed its three millionth electronic invoice and experienced the highest volume of e-bills in one month with more than 120,000 invoices processed.
Economic Consulting Firm Bates White Selects 3E for Streamlined
Matter-Centric Approach to Manage Business Processes
Elite has announced Bates White as the latest professional services organization to select ELITE 3E for its next-generation financial and practice management system. In a side-by-side comparison with other available applications, Bates White selected 3E to facilitate deep collaboration among its staff for more efficient, centralized processes and easier access to information.
ProLaw XII Release 2 Now Available with Key Enhancements
Elite has announced that the second release of ProLaw XII is now available for firms to take advantage of the newly designed version of the leading One Office financial and practice management system. Built entirely on the Microsoft .NET platform, ProLaw XII helps firms manage, work and run smarter with powerful new features.
Latest eBillingHub Features Increase Efficiency and Save Time
eBillingHub has announced the general availability of time-saving new features. As the recognized market-leading solution for resolving the complexities associated with electronic billing, eBillingHub provides a comprehensive and collaborative approach for preparing, tracking, submitting and managing the e-billing process.
Baker Hostetler Chooses 3E for Superior Financial Management and Mobility Capabilities
Elite has announced that Baker Hostetler has decided to upgrade from Elite Enterprise to ELITE 3E to take advantage of its advanced technology system that will transform how the firm conducts business and provides client service. Baker Hostetler is an AmLaw 100 law firm with more than 800 attorneys and 11 offices.
ClientPay for Elite Now Available for Easy and Efficient Credit Card Payment Processing
Elite has announced that Product Partner BankCard Services Worldwide has fully integrated its credit card processing solution for Elite clients. ClientPay for Elite turns the card payment acceptance process from an error-prone and time-intensive task into an efficient, accurate, and cost saving process. Clients can now accept payments for billing invoices via credit card and post those transactions directly into the Elite Enterprise accounting system. The 3E version of ClientPay is currently in development.
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan Transitions to Elite 3E to Streamline Operations and International Growth
Elite has announced that Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, the largest U.S. firm devoted solely to business litigation, has made the decision to move from Enterprise to ELITE 3E in order to enhance its business operations and position the firm for long-term growth.
Reed Smith LLP Adopts a New Technology Approach with Upgrade to Elite 3E and Purchase of Engage
Reed Smith LLP, a global relationship law firm that resolves disputes, delivers regulatory counsel, and executes a full range of strategic transactions for clients throughout the world, has decided to transition to ELITE 3E for its next-generation business process platform. The firm has invested in 3E along with Thomson Reuters Engage, the industry's leading legal project management (LPM) solution, as part of a long-term strategy to help optimize firm performance.
ELITE PARTNER PROGRAM UPDATE
The ProLaw Partner Program has been combined with the Elite Partner Program to form one unified program that will offer all of our partners greater benefits and advantages. Partners will now be part of a more robust partner ecosystem with more available resources. The partner Web site has been created for easy access to all partner information. With this new structure there will be uniform partner classification for all Elite products. Elite would like to welcome all of our ProLaw partners.
MatterSphere Making Matter Management Work in a Big Law Environment
Nabarro LLP is a major UK commercial law firm specializing in corporate, commercial property, environmental, litigation, and dispute resolution.
In late 2010, Nabarro was presented with two separate business drivers. The first came from specific client demands for a new approach to the way the firm managed high-volume personal injuries claims. Complicating the situation, the firm had the added pressure of implementing a solution by July 1, 2011.
After carefully evaluating the market, Nabarro selected MatterSphere, an industry-leading practice and matter management platform. MatterSphere was created by FWBS and acquired by Thomson Reuters in 2011. MatterSphere made the top of the list because it has the ability to easily integrate with the firm's existing systems (including both Elite Enterprise and 3E practice management systems, the Hewlett Packard Autonomy iManage document management system and Microsoft Outlook, to maximize the firm's current technology investments, connect siloed applications, and to unite front and back office operations.
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TIPS AND TRICKS
Find the latest tips and tricks to optimize your Elite 3E, Enterprise and ProLaw financial and practice management software platform. Learn More »
The Increasingly Important Quest to Improve Lawyer Efficiency
Improving lawyer efficiency begins with providing solutions inside the workflow already in use. Learn More »
Law Firms Reset Legal Fees
The recession is over but clients who won concessions on their legal bills when law firms were struggling for business are still calling the shots when it comes to paying by the hour according to a new article in the Wall Street Journal. Learn More »
Report Finds Law Firms Finally Learning to "Like" Social Media
A new report from ALM Legal Intelligence finds that after years of showing only tepid interest in social media, the legal industry is beginning to recognize the significant value that blogs and social networking sites can have. Learn More »
3E 2.7 is Coming
Get a sneak peek of 3E 2.7 by attending the 2012 User Conference where new features will be demonstrated.
Elite is introducing MatterSphere to unify our matter management product strategy. Learn More »
Data Transformation Solutions
Document Studio Add-on options are now bundled and included when you move your Document Studio license to Full Use resulting in lower pricing. For more information contact Rob Stote.
Elite Re-engineers Paperless Proforma in Version 4.0
Elite Paperless Proforma Version 4.0 is now available for professional services firms to transform the way they manage their pre-bill process. Learn More »
New Elite 3E Update Process
Elite is pleased to announce that the Elite 3E update process and terminology is changing. Learn More »
End of Life for Enterprise E-Invoice
Elite is announcing the end of life for the Enterprise E-Invoice software for all customers effective December 31, 2012. Connect to document announcing the end of life for the Enterprise E-Invoice software for all customers effective December 31, 2012. Learn More »
Register Now for Upcoming Training Courses
The Elite Education Services Group is dedicated to providing our clients with quality training services. As part of that commitment, we offer a variety of Web-based learning opportunities to help you become more efficient with your Enterprise solution. Learn More »
More professional services firms today are doing business across international borders and are faced with a growing number of complex tax regulations. New VAT tax regulations have taken effect. Get the latest information here. More »
Attend an Upcoming Elite Webinar
Webinars offer valuable information to increase your knowledge of your Elite software platform. For detailed information on upcoming webinars or to register for an Elite webinar visit www.elite.com/webinars.