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2012 News

18 DEC2012

UPDATE: New Terms of Engagement for Barristers and Solicitors

As of 31st January 2013, new work undertaken by Barristers will be governed by the Standard Contractual Terms for the Supply of Legal Services by Barristers to Authorised Persons 2012 (“the 2012 Terms”) (or a variation of the same), unless where the barrister is paid directly by the Legal Services Commission, through the Community Legal Service...

07 DEC2012

"Certified for Windows Server 2012" Awarded

Bar Squared is pleased to announce that its flagship LEX Chambers Management product has been awarded the "Certified for Windows Server 2012" competency by the Microsoft Certification Team. After passing a rigorous testing process on the latest server operating system we can confirm that LEX meets all the Microsoft standards for...

01 NOV2012

Support Bar Squared this Movember

During the month of November, the Bar Squared team will be supporting the Movember campaign by sprouting moustaches. The aim is to raise vital funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically testicular and prostate cancer, which affects 1 in 9 men...

26 OCT2012

Scared of Windows 8? Not Us!

The new version of Windows for desktop and tablet computing has finally arrived. Not since the Rolling Stones pumped out Start Me Up on the original advert for Windows 95 has such a radical interface change taken place...

11 OCT2012

New Terms of Engagement for barristers and solicitors

The Bar Standards Board (BSB), the regulatory body for barristers in England and Wales, has agreed that the new Standard Contractual Terms will now take effect on 31 January 2013...

03 OCT2012

Bar Squared unleashes LEX Multi-Currency Billing

Multi-Currency Billing has always been a difficult process to manage within chambers, until now! With our brand new Multi-Currency module, LEX makes it simple and easy to bill and report in multiple currencies...

31 AUG2012

Safe and secure...?

Our home used to be our castle. Today we store huge amounts of information online, on other people’s servers around the world. Whether Case Briefs, your personal emails, Amazon and Facebook profiles, or your online bank account - all of this information is secured by passwords...

22 AUG2012

Introducing the LEX iPhone App

Built by the team of in-house developers and designed specifically for Barristers and Clerks, Bar Squared is proud to announce the launch of the LEX iPhone App. Released on the 28th July, the Bar Squared team have been busy setting up and rolling out access to the App...

14 AUG2012

LEX dox - Secure Document Management

The Crown Prosecution Service is currently rolling out the introduction of Digital Case Files (to replace traditional paper instructions). This move is part of a wider scheme called the CJS Efficiency Programme, which aims to reduce costs within the entire Criminal Justice System (CJS) (forced by budget cuts due to the current economic climate)...

14 AUG2012

2 Hare Court experience painless move to LEX Hosted service

I wanted to put in writing my thanks for the way that our migration has gone. Having managed a few of these types of projects in the past, I was enormously impressed with the care that was taken, the attention to detail, the dedication of your staff and the excellence of the execution...

03 AUG2012

18 Red Lion Court acknowledge high level of customer service

Having undergone various software upgrades in the past in my dealings with Meridian Law (IRIS) I was well aware of some of the issues that we might face in moving to a new fees system. However from the initial meeting with Nick Hartwell where he went through in detail the various stages...

02 AUG2012

5 Paper Buildings praise faultless migration to LEX

I thought I should drop you a line to let you know how satisfied chambers are with our switch from Meridian/IRIS to LEX. As a chambers, as you can imagine, we had our apprehensions about leaving Meridian/IRIS as we had been a customer with them for over 15 years. However...

21 MAY2012

London Legal Walk 2012

Damien Breingan, Nick Hartwell and Justin Elliott-Neal are proud to be walking with the Lord Chief Justice and thousands of lawyers, including many members of our 104 client Chambers, to raise funds for the London Legal Support Trust which funds Law Centres and pro bono agencies in and around London...

16 APR2012

3 Serjeants Inn: Case Study

Described in Chambers & Partners 2012 as 'uniformly excellent' and in the Legal 500 as having 'superb judgment', 3 Serjeants Inn are one of the sets leading the field in areas of clinical negligence, employment, actions for and against the police, professional discipline / regulatory and...

20 MAR2012

Selborne Chambers 100th LEX site - LEX scores a century as IRIS MLC lose another set

Leading commercial chancery set, Selborne Chambers, has become the latest in a long list of chambers to make the switch to Lex Chambers Management Software. Described by Legal 500 2011 as “exceptionally well-run”, Selborne chose to embrace the change in software that has seen Bar Squared’s client base increase from 0 to 100 in just over 5 years...

09 MAR2012

LEX - Compliance with LBLA invoicing system

Bar Squared is aware of the recent tendering exercise run by certain local authorities, whereby a condition of the tender was that successful chambers would be required to bill the local authority using an invoice rather than a fee note...

16 FEB2012

Free Automatic DX Data Cleansing

We have some good news for Chambers who use DX to transfer important documents to solicitors. You can now clean DX addresses that are stored in LEX...

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