LegalMarch 05, 2019

Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. introduces Legisway Essentials for corporate legal departments

Formerly known as effacts, Legisway Essentials offers a wide range of legal data and document management solutions to small-to-midsize corporate legal departments.

Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. is re-introducing effacts under a new name, Legisway Essentials, offering contract, policy, and legal data management solutions for small-to-midsize corporate legal departments (CLDs).

Legisway Essentials is a simple, easy-to-use, standard solution covering all legal domains. Professionals can centralize all of their data and legal information into one single, flexible and smart repository, allowing them to manage and report on all entities, contracts, compliance, claims and corporate housekeeping. Users can leverage the tool to extract value from all of their legal information, manage risk and collaborate with other departments.

“In-house lawyers are being asked to play a more strategic role within their organizations, and Legisway Essentials provides the tools to help them do just that,” said Brian Kudowitz, Portfolio Director for the Corporate Counsel Market at Wolters Kluwer. “As a leading provider of solutions for corporate legal professionals, we are proud to offer our customers this solution for managing legal data, contracts and policies.”

Features of Legisway Essentials include:

  • The ability to easily organize key contracts, company documents, compliance policies, regulations, claims, cases, and intellectual property in a central location;
  • Reminders and alerts to help manage risk in contracts, entities, claims and policies;
  • The ability to generate detailed reports and charts to provide management information for a team or board;
  • Easy, instant access to management information with powerful, Google-style searches; and
  • Permission-based access and self-service portals for different departments to manage their own legal affairs with the corporate legal department's oversight.

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