The good folks at Legaltech News did a nice explainer post on my company DirectDep. An excerpt is below. Check out the full story here.
Uberizing the Courts: DirectDep’s ‘On-Demand’ Court Stenographer App
The company looks to turn hiring court reporters into an automatic, transparent processes with its on-demand services and review application.
Spurred by companies like Uber and Lyft, the “gig economy” has slowly began to pervade the legal market with web-based on demand offerings for attorneys and legal services. Entering this legal gig economy is DirectDep, an app for attorneys and legal professionals to hire and schedule stenographers on an as needed basis.
DirectDep, a new online service helps legal professionals reserve qualified court reporters in seconds.
DirectDep founder and CEO Scott Gilly started DirectDep because he understands the frustration that both lawyers and court reporters have with the booking process. Gilly saw those inefficiencies and the lack of quality control during his two decades as a practicing lawyer.
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While the focus this time of year is usually on tax and financial planning, there are several important legal steps that entrepreneurs and small business owners should take now to prepare for the coming year.
Read more from my latest LinkedIn post: https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/its-september-time-start-your-companys-legal-review-scott-gilly