Pitney Bowes Legal Solutions to Showcase Legal Support Services at the Association of Legal Administrators Annual Educational Conference & Exposition
STAMFORD, Conn. April 27, 2007 -- The Legal Solutions division of Pitney Bowes Management Services (PBMS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI), will have an extensive presence at this year’s Association of Legal Administrators (ALA) convention. Through its gold level sponsorship, booth exhibit and speaker expertise, Pitney Bowes Legal Solutions (PBLS) will demonstrate its capabilities as a leading provider of legal support services to law firms as well as corporate and government legal departments.
Mail, Document and Litigation Support Outsourcing
Visitors moving through the booth (#422) will follow the natural flow of information as it enters a law firm, moves through the firm and then to the client. Solutions that will be showcased include:
· Mailroom & Copy Center Management
· Reproduction & Printer Fleet Management
· Litigation Support
· Records Management
· Local Document Centers
· Electronic Discovery Processing, and
· Web Repository & Review
PBLS Conference Speakers
Stephen Cole, PBLS director of technology, will present “The Changing Face of Litigation Support” on Wednesday, May 2 at 2:15 p.m. in the Office Operations Management program track. The presentation will focus on how corporations are maximizing the value of legal services while saving on the total cost
s of litigation support with the use of technology automation. Some areas of discussion will include: how to evaluate retaining on-site services (copy, imaging, coding, printing) versus outsourcing; which litigation support services can sensibly be moved to more cost-effective providers; and a view of the on-site off-site services model.
Michele Coleman Mayes, senior vice president and general counsel, Pitney Bowes, will serve as panel moderator at the David W. Brezina Memorial General Session on Wednesday, May 2 at 8:00 am. The panel, entitled “Diversity: Leaders, Not Labels…A new Plan for the 21st Century”, will feature Stedman Graham, New York Times bestselling author of the book by the same title. Three other panelists will bring experience in law firm administration to the information exchange.
About the Conference and ALA
More than 1,700 Executive Directors and Legal Administrators of private law firms and corporate and government legal departments are expected to attend the 36th Annual ALA Educational Conference & Exposition, April 30-May 3, 2007 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas.
ALA supports legal administrators, legal managers and other legal professionals in managing their law firms, legal departments and other legal related organizations. Membership includes more than 10,000 from 30 countries.
About Pitney Bowes
Pitney Bowes provides the world’s most comprehensive suite of mailstream software, hardware, services and solutions to help companies manage their flow of mail, documents and packages to improve communication. Pitney Bowes, with $5.7 billion in annual revenue, takes an all-inclusive view of its customers’ operations, helping organizations of all sizes enjoy the competitive advantage that comes from an optimized mailstream. The company’s 87 years of technological leadership have produced many major mailstream innovations, and it is consistently on the Intellectual Property Owners Association’s list of top U.S. patent holders. With approximately 34,000 employees worldwide, Pitney Bowes serves more than 2 million businesses through direct and dealer operations. More information about the company can be found at www.pb.com.
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