Reports and case studies

The legal industry is reliant on clean, actionable and timely financial intelligence, especially law firms with strong practice areas in the financial arena and firms in need of private company data, which is not as readily available as public company…

In the first report of our series, “Metadata for mere mortals,” librarian Erin Antognoli provided an overview of basic metadata principles, such as the types of metadata and the information they convey. In this segment, Erin delves further into metadata standards and how…

Aging film is highly fragile and if it’s nitrate-based, it could even be hazardous due to its flammability. Continuing to ignore this will result in the inevitable loss of the imagery these film assets have captured and contained. LAC Group’s…

The proliferation of digital content in business settings has turned many people into unlikely data managers, looking for the best way to organize assets such as images, graphics, videos and documents. Without the assistance of a librarian or professional digital…

You may know LAC Group for legal research support, but we’d like to introduce you to all our knowledge and information services. Most firms leave no stone unturned in their search for deeper, more meaningful information, and that holds true…

Competitive intelligence (CI) yields valuable information, yet many firms and corporations have insufficient research staff or access to the right data. Now you can push past those limitations with support from LAC Group. Our research and intelligence services are available…

Actionable market, business and competitive intelligence has become a critical asset in private equity and investment banking operations. Data that’s current, reliable and instantly accessible is the new standard, yet firms are struggling to keep pace. LAC Group has a…

LAC’s spend management services group, known as Chase Cost Management, surveyed a select number of law firm clients regarding legal research databases and some of the vendors that provide them. We’re happy to share the findings in this report, “Survey…

Unfamiliar with indirect spend management or skeptical of the savings claims? CCM has been saving law firms and businesses money for years, even the ones convinced they run lean.

LexisNexis, Westlaw and other electronic information resources run hundreds of thousands of dollars annually in subscription costs for large law firms and other enterprises. But, is hiring spend management consultants from LAC Group really worth it? Our clients say yes.…