19 Jul 2019

InfoTrack Group appoints industry leader as new Global CTO to support the ongoing execution of legal-technology innovation

InfoTrack has announced the appointment of Sebastian Mill as Global Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to be based out of their Sydney head office. Sebastian joins after four years as Managing Director of Bevoke where he supported law firms all over Australia implementing innovative solutions to assist them with productivity and client facing tools.

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18 Jul 2019

What is Artificial Intelligence and does it have a place in legal firms?

While making the shift towards digital has become common in many businesses, the legal profession continues to trail behind.

However, in many cases, Artificial Intelligence (AI) can transform the legal profession. Not by taking over human tasks, but instead, AI can complete the repetitive, mundane tasks lawyers must finish each day.

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11 Jul 2019

100th entry for 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) has announced a milestone 100th yacht has already entered this year’s 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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08 Jul 2019

E-Filing Market Research Report 2019-2025 | Top Key Players: InfoTrack, CourtFileNow, 1eFile…

The global E-Filing market report, recently published by The Research Insights provides a comprehensive analysis of the current and trending business scenario. It explains for the reader’s perusal, several key factors that are fueling the growth and diversification of the E-Filing market.

E-filing platforms file legal documents with states’ back-office e-filing systems. As states switch over to electronic records systems, they require lawyers to do the same. E-filing platforms allow lawyers to file their documents electronically.

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19 Jun 2019

Why emailing your bank account details puts you and I at risk

Top tips to protect yourself from large financial loss during a property exchange.

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19 Jun 2019

Lawyers urged to adapt to digital future

While making the shift towards digital has become common in many businesses, a series of seminars have shown the legal profession continues to trail behind.

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19 Jun 2019

e-settlements: mandates, challenges and opportunities

In this special episode of The Lawyers Weekly Show, brought to you by InfoTrack, Jerome Doraisamy and InfoTrack CEO John Ahern discuss some of the issues facing lawyers and conveyancers when it comes to navigating mandates for e-settlements, how to turn such hurdles into opportunities, and why practitioners in this space have been slow to incorporate new technology. Plus, the pair dive into SettleIT, the new platform from InfoTrack, and its place in an increasingly share-based economy and marketplace.

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12 Jun 2019

Are your property transactions safe from cyber fraud?

Hackers are intercepting communications to redirect deposit funds into fraudulent bank accounts. Sending account details via email is no longer safe.

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31 May 2019

Fleet builds for 75th race

A mix of newcomers and race-winning veterans headline a 75-strong list already entered

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28 May 2019

Lawyers face cyber risk as property settlements move online

Property lawyers are warning of a heightened threat of cyber fraud to law firms and clients as high-value property transactions are increasingly conducted online via e-conveyancing.

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28 May 2019

Premium Technology Streamlines Development Sales

Wondering if there’s a better way for lawyers to manage the sales process for multi-lot and off-the-plan developments? Well, there is.

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13 May 2019

Premium technology streamlines multi-lot development sales

Wondering if there’s a better way for lawyers to manage the sales process for multi-lot and off-the-plan developments? Well, there is.

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06 May 2019

Why lawyers need to stop emailing Trust Account details and Contracts

Australian businesses lost more than $7.2 million to email scammers last year with a reported loss of $107 million to Scamwatch, ACORN and other government agencies that monitor fraud, according to a new Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) report.

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06 May 2019

Half day seminars on latest technologies for e-conveyancing

In Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane half-day seminars, learn about the latest technologies to meet the risks and rewards of e-conveyancing. Hear an industry panel discuss the current state of play in the industry.

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22 Mar 2019

Are you at risk of property deposit theft?

Hackers could be monitoring your emails to intercept messages and divert funds to fraudulent accounts.

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21 Mar 2019

Infotrack launches product to safeguard trust account details from cyber criminials

Tech company InfoTrack has launched a product called Securexchange to protect real estate agents, conveyancers and buyers from the threat of large financial loss during property exchanges.

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20 Mar 2019

Lawyers to be aided in fight against cyber criminals

With cyber crime at an all-time high, lawyers, real estate agents and conveyancers are being encouraged to safeguard their practices with the help of a new solution.

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19 Mar 2019

Lawyers, conveyancers get helping hand in fight against cyber criminals

With cyber-criminals successfully pulling off large heists via email fraud, InfoTrack has launched a secure platform for real-estate agents, lawyers, and conveyancers to hash out deals.

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14 Mar 2019

Securexchange launches to safeguard property deposits from cybercriminals

Tech company InfoTrack today launched Securexchange to protect real estate agents, conveyancers and buyers from the real threat of large financial loss during property exchanges.

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23 Jan 2019

London’s MOST expensive home in almost a decade: Billionaire US hedge fund manager buys £95MILLION Georgian mansion near Buckingham Palace

Billionaire Ken Griffin has snapped up the £95million property in one of the country’s most exclusive enclaves

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21 Dec 2018

Competition good for title-search industry, InfoTrack says

InfoTrack is not concerned that Property Exchange Australia (PEXA) has entered the title-search market, saying that competition ultimately benefits clients.

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20 Dec 2018

‘Competition doesn’t mean a war on price’: CEO responds to new marketplace entrant

A chief executive officer has responded to confirmation that PEXA has started its own online marketplace for property title documents, saying that the added competition isn’t necessarily a bad thing.

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30 Nov 2018

InfoTrack parent tops up debt; Goldman Sachs pitches deal

Hot on the heels of PEXA’s $1.6 billion sale, the big fish in Australia’s legal software market is seeking fresh funds of its own.

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27 Oct 2018

I’m a big believer in developing the whole person

The biggest HR challenge at InfoTrack relates to the size and scope of demographics in the business, according to Fiona Crawford, general manager, HR, at InfoTrack.

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02 Oct 2018

Settlement service debuts in time for Victoria’s new electronic settlement regime

In time for Victoria’s new electronic settlement regime that came into effect on Monday, InfoTrack has launched a new settlement service.

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02 Oct 2018

Settlement service debuts in time for Victoria’s new electronic settlement regime

In time for Victoria’s new electronic settlement regime that came into effect on Monday, InfoTrack has launched a new settlement service.

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01 Oct 2018

InfoTrack app aims to ease conveyancers’ move to online settlement

Integrated search company InfoTrack has developed an application known as SettleIT to help conveyancers meet the Victorian Government’s electronic lodgement mandate that came into force on Monday.

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01 Oct 2018

Pressure mounting over new e-settlement regime

Lawyers and conveyancers are set to feel the impact of new regulatory regime coming into effect in Victoria today.

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01 Oct 2018

InfoTrack aims to ease conveyancers’ move to online settlement

Integrated search company InfoTrack has developed an application known as SettleIT to help conveyancers meet the Victorian Government’s electronic lodgement mandate that came into force on Monday.

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01 Oct 2018

Pressure mounting over new e-settlement regime

With the mandated lodgement coming into effect today, InfoTrack has unveiled a new settlement service, dubbed SettleIT, which aims to take the pressure off conveyancers struggling to come to grips with the regime.

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28 Sep 2018

InfoTrack launches SettleIT to ease transition to e-Settlement regime in Victoria

With mandated electronic lodgement coming into effective in Victoria on 1 October, InfoTrack has released SettleIT – a settlement service that will take pressure off conveyancers struggling to come to grips with the new regulatory regime.

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28 Sep 2018

InfoTrack launches SettleIT to ease transition to e-Settlement regime in Victoria

With mandated electronic lodgement coming into effect in Victoria on 1 October, InfoTrack has released SettleIT – a settlement service that will take pressure off conveyancers struggling to come to grips with the new regulatory regime.

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27 Sep 2018

A game changer in e-Settlements is closer than you think

While lawyers and conveyancers are under real pressure to transition to digital conveyancing, a new choice in e-Settlements is now closer than you think.

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25 Sep 2018

InfoTrack launches SettleIT to ease transition to e-Settlement regime in Victoria

With mandated electronic lodgement coming into effect in Victoria on 1 October, the market leader of searching and settlements services in Australia, InfoTrack has released SettleIT – a breakthrough settlement service will take pressure off conveyancers struggling to come to grips with the new regulatory regime.

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21 Sep 2018

Sympli to give PEXA a run for money in electronic conveyancing

Sympli, which is backed by the ASX and the parent company of legal technology provider InfoTrack, is preparing to give PEXA a run for its money.

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01 Jul 2018

Infotrack, ASX find property exchange Sympli irresistible

The long awaited new operator in the $200 million a year electronic property settlement market plans to target a broad base of customers across the legal, banking and conveyancing industries.

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18 Jun 2018

Tech entrepreneur as seen on TV: why rich lister thinks documentary will help him hire staff

Financial Review Rich Lister Christian Beck is the latest tech success story to enlist documentary makers to track his operations.

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05 Jun 2018

50 Tech Companies in Australia Everyone Wants to Work for Right Now

What’s at the heart of Australia’s best tech companies? No matter who you are, where you are, or what you do, people drive business; employees, freelancers and contractors putting their blood, sweat and tears into the creation of great products and services.

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04 Jun 2018

ASX aims to take on electronic settlement

A new player is joining the electronic property settlement market, going head-to-head with PEXA.

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01 Jun 2018

ASX invests in a new electronic property settlement business

ASX Limited (ASX) has announced that it has partnered with Australian Technology Innovators Pty Limited (ATI), the parent company of InfoTrack, an Australian provider of eConveyancing technology and services, to enter the national electronic property settlement market.

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01 Jun 2018

ASX, PEXA square up in $200m electronic property settlement market

ASX Limited and partner InfoTrack are confident of making a dent in the $200 million electronic property settlement market, as they throw down the gauntlet to state government and bank-owned Property Exchange Australia.

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01 Jun 2018

ASX, InfoTrack rival on way before PEXA has time to settle

ASX and electronic settlement software provider InfoTrack have confirmed plans to develop an electronic property settlement system in a move that could upset one of the year’s biggest planned floats, PEXA.

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01 Jun 2018

Electronic property settlements made ‘Sympli’

An intuitive and efficient electronic property settlements solution was announced yesterday by ASX Limited (ASX) and InfoTrack, which will support the national eConveyancing initiative.

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31 May 2018

ASX launches Sympli, its first foray into the electronic property settlement market

ASX Limited has unveiled plans to invest alongside technology group InfoTrack and enter the $200 million electronic property settlement market, pitting it against bank and state government owned Property Exchange Australia.

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31 May 2018

Is ASX Ltd (ASX:ASX) about to change how you buy property?

The ASX is partnering with Australian Technology Innovators (ATI), the parent of Infotrack, Australia’s leading provider of eConveyancing technology and services, to enter the national electronic property settlement market. Sympli Australia Pty Ltd will be owned 50:50 between the two.

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31 May 2018

ASX outlines battle plans for entry to electronic property settlement market

ASX Limited has unveiled plans to invest alongside technology group InfoTrack and enter the $200 million electronic property settlement market, pitting it against bank and state government owned Property Exchange Australia.

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31 May 2018

The ASX is spending $30 million to break into the electronic property settlement market

The ASX is spending $30 million and leveraging its expertise in settlements to create an electronic property settlement service for lawyers, conveyancers and financial institutions.

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31 May 2018

ASX launches Simpli, its first foray into the electronic property settlement market

ASX Limited has unveiled plans to invest alongside technology group InfoTrack and enter the $200 million electronic property settlement market, pitting it against bank and state government owned Property Exchange Australia.

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24 May 2018

Universities ‘failing’ law grads

A number of Australian law graduates have voiced their concern that the current legal curriculum being offered by universities across the board is failing to prepare them for the challenges the digital age is presenting.

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10 May 2018

The start-up sailor

Christian Beck was a disrupter well before the term was even coined. Beck sat down with Scott Alle and recounted how he did it, making sure he always had a boat to balance the grind.

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07 May 2018

Due Diligence Compliance in 2018

When going into business with a new partner or client, it’s important that you take the necessary steps involved in confirming that you know who your customer is. In today’s global marketplace, we are increasingly working with complex and overseas entities.

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04 May 2018

Podcast: The RegTech influence

In this special episode of The Lawyers Weekly Show — brought to you by InfoTrack and LEAP — we reflect on the rise of RegTech in the legal profession.

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19 Mar 2018

Conveyancers divided over traditional six-week property settlement

A recent survey of conveyancers found almost half think a three to four-week settlement period is more realistic in the digital age than the traditional six-week settlement period.

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14 Mar 2018

Despite modernisation, legal pros divided over property settlement changes

Legal professionals are divided over the settlement period for property transactions despite great strides made in modernising the process.

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09 Mar 2018

Commercial Confidential: Brisbane property, leading news and gossip

IT IS A business relationship forged three decades ago at Strathpine’s Hungry Jack’s. Chris McLeod was flipping burgers out back and Melanie Scott-Power was up front at the cash register.

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07 Mar 2018

Six weeks from property exchange to settlement is a remnant of pre-digital era but still popular

While more than one-third (33 per cent) of Australian conveyancers and lawyers believe the traditional six-week settlement period is too long given that eContracts, eSigning and eSettlement have fast-tracked the purchasing process, 39 per cent want to stick with the traditional timeframe, according to a national survey into settlement sentiment released by InfoTrack.

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06 Mar 2018

Property sector sharply divided over how and when settlement options

While more than one-third (33 per cent) of Australian conveyancers and lawyers believe the traditional six-week settlement period is too long given that eContracts, eSigning and eSettlement have fast-tracked the purchasing process, 39 per cent want to stick with the traditional timeframe, according to a national survey into settlement sentiment released by InfoTrack today.

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21 Feb 2018

Lawyers becoming lazier in client checks

Lawyers and conveyancers are becoming worse at verifying the identities of their clients and checking sanctions lists as part of due diligence, according to new research.

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16 Feb 2018

InfoTrack partners with ASX to consider taking on PEXA for Australia’s e-conveyancing crown

Property Exchange Australia (PEXA), has positioned itself as ‘the ASX for property settlements’, is facing a significant threat to its monopoly over the market from a potential new joint venture.

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16 Feb 2018

Australian Securities Exchange looks to artificial intelligence and big data analytics

The ASX is working with InfoTrack, an Australian provider of electronic conveyancing technology and services, to investigate creating an Electronic Lodgement Network Operator (ELNO).

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16 Feb 2018

ASX and InfoTrack to Compete with PEXA

InfoTrack has confirmed that it intends partnering with ASX to provide an electronic property settlement platform.

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15 Feb 2018

InfoTrack partners with ASX to consider taking on PEXA for Australia’s e-conveyancing crown

Property Exchange Australia (PEXA), which has positioned itself as ‘the ASX for property settlements’, is facing a significant threat to its monopoly over the market from a potential new joint venture.

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15 Feb 2018

ASX Ltd joins InfoTrack to consider taking on PEXA

One line buried at the deep in ASX Ltd’s results will cause a stir inside the big four banks and Macquarie Group.

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15 Feb 2018

Media Release: ASX Limited Half-Year Results to 31 Dec 2017

Mr Dominic Stevens, ASX Managing Director and CEO discusses the growth initiative being explored in the area of electronic property settlement. ASX is working with InfoTrack to investigate creating an ELNO (Electronic Lodgement Network Operator).

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17 Jan 2018

AWS Partner Story: InfoTrack

At the start of 2017, the company’s board of directors decided to create an Innovation Team. Its mission: explore the development of new products that combine existing data sources with entirely new ones—and do more with that combined data than simple aggregation to deliver new customer value.

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04 Jan 2018

Engaging the Millennial lawyer

A HR manager has shed light on how employers can engage the next generation of lawyers.

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21 Dec 2017

Slingsby to skipper supermaxi InfoTrack

Decorated yachtsman Tom Slingsby has been named skipper of supermaxi InfoTrack for this year’s Sydney to Hobart yacht race.

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18 Dec 2017

Potential for Sydney to Hobart race record to be smashed for second time in 12 months

AN extraordinary early forecast for the 73rd Sydney to Hobart shows potential for the fastest ever race – 12 months after an incredible five hours was slashed off the old race record.

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14 Dec 2017

Is there a future for law firms?

A recent panel discussion has heard from key representatives on whether the law firm model remains viable in today’s legal market considering that technology continues to climb.

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12 Dec 2017

Slingsby returns to Hobart winning boat

Star sailor Tom Slingbsy has agreed to join the crew of Sydney Hobart supermaxi InfoTrack on which he enjoyed a line honours win last year

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08 Dec 2017

Technology Bayeux and his “she” first set sail

This session of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race debut of the new IT upstart owners – – early November has just been named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Christian Baker (Christain Beck) with his own software company named after a rather proud Ho’s “new” sailing boat – InfoTrack.

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06 Dec 2017

Law firms to alter business model to suit Millennial workforce

With 75 per cent of the global workforce to be Millennials by 2025, an HR general manager has provided tips on how law firms can alter their talent retention strategies and plan for the future.

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06 Dec 2017

Loyal following as InfoTrack gears up for Sydney-Hobart race

The crash course in becoming an ocean racer begins today for the new owner of reigning Sydney to Hobart line honours champion Loyal, now renamed InfoTrack.

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05 Dec 2017

Loyal following as InfoTrack gears up for Sydney-Hobart race

The crash course in becoming an ocean racer begins today for the new owner of reigning Sydney to Hobart line honours champion Loyal, now renamed InfoTrack.

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05 Dec 2017

Loyal no more: crew of InfoTrack say maxi can break record

The crew of Sydney to Hobart favourites InfoTrack are confident they can not only defend the title but break the race record this year.

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30 Nov 2017

Newcomer Beck chases Sydney-Hobart glory

In his business life, millionaire tech entrepreneur Christian Beck is not afraid to take on giants such as Google, so why wouldn’t he take on the challenge of winning line honours in this year’s Sydney to Hobart yacht race, which will be his first ocean race.

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29 Nov 2017

Sydney to Hobart: Novice to take on veterans in blue water classic

Tech entrepreneur Christian Beck, the founder of LEAP Legal Software and InfoTrack, bought 100-foot yacht Perpetual Loyal earlier this year and has renamed it InfoTrack.

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20 Nov 2017

Rich lister Christian Beck raises $350m for InfoTrack to disrupt legal sector

​Financial Review Rich lister and tech entrepreneur Christian Beck, who this month won EY’s entrepreneur of the year, has just raised $350 million from super funds to quickly expand his software businesses and shake up the legal sector.

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02 Nov 2017

‘Self-taught and self-made’ Christian Beck wins EY entrepreneur of the year

Rich Lister Christian Beck took out the EY entrepreneur of the year prize in an awards ceremony at Crown Palladium on Wednesday night.

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01 Nov 2017

Sydney to Hobart record-breaker Loyal returns for 2017 race with new owner

Now technology entrepreneur Christian Beck has bought the 100-footer and confirmed he will race south this year on the renamed InfoTrack as part of an expected 100 plus strong fleet.

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01 Nov 2017

Christian Beck of Australian Technology Innovators named 2017 Australian EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™

Christian Beck of Australian Technology Innovators has been named 2017 Australian EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™.

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30 Oct 2017

Rolex Sydney Hobart – entries close with 110 yachts

LOYAL’s new owner is Sydney software giant, Christian Beck, who has renamed the 100 footer’ InfoTrack for the latest software company he founded.

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27 Oct 2017

New tech for Corrs property team

Corrs Chambers Westgarth has adopted the latest digital technology for its property practice. InfoTrack PlanIT will be added to the firm’s cloud-based tools.

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20 Oct 2017

The new face of corporate counsel

Lawyers Weekly, in partnership with InfoTrack, recently assembled a roundtable to discuss the rapidly changing role of in-house legal teams. 

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18 Oct 2017

Agents not alert to identity fraud

Real estate agents are not doing enough to prevent identity fraud, a new survey has found.

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18 Oct 2017

Evolv White joins forces with tech company

An integration partnership between SMSF audit platform Evolv White and technology company InfoTrack will allow Evolv White clients to electronically order land title and ASIC company search documents.

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16 Oct 2017

INFOTRACK ENTERS CREDIT BUREAU GAME WITH ACQUISITION OF FINTECH STARTUP CREDITORWATCH

Rapid-growth SME credit bureau CreditorWatch has been acquired by InfoTrack, a leading provider of intelligent search and automated workflow solutions for business professionals.

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13 Oct 2017

Law firms no longer chasing HD graduates

Graduates who aced university with high distinctions are not the be-all and end-all for law firms anymore, with employers preferring their young guns to have broad knowledge, soft skills, passion and be a good cultural fit, new research has found.

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13 Oct 2017

Has your skillset kept up with changes in HR?

It’s vital for HR practitioners, in their strategy and initiatives, to be able to adapt to the pace of the environment, according to Fiona Crawford, general manager, human resources, InfoTrack.

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11 Oct 2017

Infotrack acquires CreditorWatch to fuel growth

Technology company InfoTrack, a provider of intelligent search and automated workflow tools for professionals and consumers, has acquired fellow Australian company and credit bureau solutions provider, CreditorWatch.

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10 Oct 2017

We have a strong focus on L&D for hard and soft skills

HRD talks to Fiona Crawford, general manager, human resources, InfoTrack, about leadership development, keeping up in the rapidly changing tech space and staying ahead of the game in the tech space.

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10 Oct 2017

‘Operational efficiency’: Tips for in-house teams battling limited resources

Two in-house lawyers have shed light on how their legal teams are combating the challenges of working with limited resources, despite greater pressures coming from the big bosses.

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10 Oct 2017

Search provider InfoTrack buys CreditorWatch

InfoTrack’s executive chairman, Stephen Wood, says the property, corporate and personal search provider is “a deceivingly large business because we have purposively kept our head below the parapet”.

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26 Sep 2017

43 Growing Sydney Tech Companies to Watch

The Sydney Tech scene is really evolving.

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26 Sep 2017

Supermaxis stack up for 2017 Sydney-Hobart

Last year’s line honours’ victor and new race-record holder Perpetual Loyal might also be a starter with new owner Christian Beck is considering his options.

 

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26 Sep 2017

How top in-house teams work smarter to deliver value

The legal counsel for Uber and McDonald’s have shed light on the changing business function of in-house teams and how they drive innovation.

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22 Sep 2017

Uber: Over it?

In the first of a series of roadshows entitled ‘The Gift of Time’, InfoTrack CEO John Ahern announced that InfoTrack was currently preparing 3,500 contracts per week and estimated that this had increased tenfold over the past 12 months.

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19 Sep 2017

50 Most Innovative Companies 2017

Explore the 2017 edition of the 50 Most Innovative Companies, featuring firms at the cutting edge.

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15 Sep 2017

Podcast: The new face of corporate counsel

In this special episode of The Lawyers Weekly Show, Lawyers Weekly, in partnership with InfoTrack, assembled a roundtable to discuss the rapidly changing role of in-house legal teams.

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13 Sep 2017

Legal profession struggling to find creative solutions

Lawyers and leaders are better at critical thinking than they are at communicating or collaborating, and are challenged when it comes to finding creative solutions, according to research by the Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA) and InfoTrack released at 2017 ALPMA Summit today.

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07 Sep 2017

Creativity ‘undervalued’ in law firms, research shows

Australian law firms need a stronger focus on fostering creative thinking to compete in the 21st century legal profession, according to recent research.

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04 Sep 2017

REIQ REAL TECH 2017 – here’s what you missed!

The REIQ has hosted its first technology conference, designed to bring technology and real estate professionals together. The event was a sell-out and the feedback has been nothing short of phenomenal. Here’s a small taste of this incredible event.

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01 Sep 2017

Most Australasian firms do not value creativity

Most law firms in Australia and New Zealand do not value creativity as highly as communication, collaboration, and critical thinking.

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31 Aug 2017

The Threat of Fraud Is The Real Fraud

In a world of smartphone apps offering radical transparency on everything from parcel post to pizza deliveries, professional services seem slow to digitise compared to other industries – and it may be because of technological panic and an irrational fear of fraud.

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31 Aug 2017

Australia’s best tech employers for 2017 revealed

IT companies dominate Great Place to Work list.

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31 Aug 2017

REIQ Host Real Tech 2017 and launch Agent.ID

The REIQ Real Tech 2017 Conference was created to fill a gap in the Queensland market – a conference that was solely dedicated to bringing only relevant technology to the real estate practitioner.

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29 Aug 2017

Discerning legal buyers see through the tiers, survey shows

Recent research has indicated that experienced in-house counsel look beyond the mid-tier/top-tier distinction when briefing law firms.

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22 Aug 2017

In-house lawyers ‘punching above their weight’

In-house counsel are responding to increasing pressures by finding innovative ways to add value to their organisations, according to a survey.

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18 Aug 2017

Become replaceable in your job to land your next promotion

InfoTrack chief executive John Ahern stepped up from chief technology officer to chief executive after succession planning himself out of his role.

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17 Aug 2017

InfoTrack Takes Trifecta at Australian Business Awards

InfoTrack has taken home three awards at the Australian Business Awards 2017, receiving top honours for Digital Innovation, Technology Innovation and Employer of Choice.

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26 Jul 2017

Transition to eContracts is being resisted

Lawyers and conveyancers are proving to be the biggest roadblock using eContacts, according to a new survey.

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24 Jul 2017

Vet employees properly or open the gates to cybercrime, survey says

Data theft and cyber attacks may be the top threats that spring to mind for many organisations, but a new survey of legal professionals also suggests that rogue employees are bigger threats that are being overlooked.

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18 Jul 2017

Aussie employers falling prey to inside jobs: data theft and cyber attacks

Australian employers are not doing enough to prevent internal crime, according to a new survey of legal professionals, with rogue employees engaging in deceitful deception of the disturbing kind.

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06 Jul 2017

Internal crime perpetrating through law firms

An increasing number of law firms are leaving themselves open to internal crime, despite many stating that pre-employment screening is important.

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05 Jul 2017

The way forward

For the second year running, Lawyers Weekly, in partnership with InfoTrack, assembled a round table to discuss the critical need for police and reference checks to be more widely implemented across both the legal community and corporate world.

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12 Jun 2017

Real estate lawyers a key ‘roadblock’ in digital property exchange

A new survey has revealed real estate lawyers and conveyancers are a set to be a significant obstacle in the New South Wales and Victorian government’s commitment to a complete digital property exchange by July 2019.

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06 Apr 2017

Diverse views aplenty on the future of legal profession

A new InfoTrack eBook asked 11 industry experts from all walks of life to weigh up what they believe will be the biggest disruptors the legal profession will come across over the next few years, with many conflicting opinions coming to the surface as a result.

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05 Apr 2017

Not trapped in e-Conveyancing cyberspace

Stepping into an e-conveyance does not mean that you have entered into a cyber-spaceship and the only way out is in a spacesuit and oxygen tank.

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21 Mar 2017

PEXA’s next step: e-conveyancing platform chalks up simultaneous settlement

The settlements, which used provider InfoTrack’s eSigning technology, cut out the need for as many as five different paper contracts and permitted all parties in the settlements to refer to one electronic version, Ms Jarrett said.

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28 Feb 2017

NSW speeds up transition to e-conveyancing

In June last year, lawyer Claire Martin was the first known person in NSW to sell her property from exchange to settlement without touching a piece of paper. Ms Martin was able to use InfoTrack’s eContracts and eSigning technologies to electronically draw and sign contracts.

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22 Dec 2016

Rebooting the legal profession

As the applications of technology continue to skyrocket, legal professionals are feeling pressure to change the way they deliver services. Which firms are stepping up to the plate and which are at risk of being left behind?

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13 Dec 2016

Meet InfoTrack, Anthill 2016 Cool Company Awards WINNER

The Cool Company Awards were launched in 2006 as a way for Anthill to acknowledge and celebrate Australian organisations that are doing things differently to bring about positive change. Cool Companies stay one step ahead of the rest.

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12 Dec 2016

E-contracts allow property deals to go ahead at the swipe of a screen

However the online technology behind these devices hasn’t entirely taken over how we buy and sell property — perhaps until now, that is.

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17 Oct 2016

First electronic contract executed at a property auction

Victoria legal firm First Class Legal has executed the first electronic auction contract for a property in outer Melbourne suburb Greensborough, revolutionising the way people will buy and sell property in Victoria.

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31 Aug 2016

Challenges loom as partners resist change

Preliminary findings of research conducted by the Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA) and InfoTrack, show the vast majority of respondents cited a need for their firms to evolve its business processes.

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29 Aug 2016

Australasian firms failing to address evolving legal landscape

In July, the Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA) and InfoTrack surveyed 163 firms across Australia and New Zealand. Despite innovation becoming a buzzword within the legal profession, new research has revealed that Australasian law firms are proving slow to adapt to the changing legal landscape.

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26 Aug 2016

What is the Australasian legal industry’s blueprint for change?

The Australasian legal profession is slow in adapting to the changing legal landscape, according to the new research conducted by the Australasian Legal Practice Management Association (ALPMA) and InfoTrack.

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22 Aug 2016

The end of paper

Lawyers Weekly, in partnership with InfoTrack, assembled a roundtable of property lawyers and tech experts to discuss the latest developments in transaction technology and the future of contracting.

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05 Aug 2016

Agents warned: buying & selling property set for ‘revolution’

The whole process is tedious and it’s really just a waste of time and paper. The professionals transacting in the conveyancing industry are at the forefront of the revolution and they have two choices: either be part of it or ignore it,” she said, speaking at an InfoTrack information session earlier this week.

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08 Jul 2016

Bricks and mortar investors attached to tangible transactions

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05 Jul 2016

How technology is shaping transactions

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22 Jun 2016

Hurdles to tech innovation under the microscope

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16 Jun 2016

Lawyer makes history with first paperless property sale

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15 Jun 2016

Australia’s first paperless property sale

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14 Jun 2016

Aussie property market’s first paperless sale

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14 Jun 2016

Beginning to end electronic conveyancing now a reality

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10 Jun 2016

Paperless apartment sale makes Australian history

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09 Jun 2016

Paperless apartment sale in Sydney suburb makes history

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25 May 2016

Argument calls for simpler VOI requirements

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24 May 2016

New VOI requirements causing friction between practitioners and clients

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20 May 2016

Property lawyers brace for VOI changes

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18 Apr 2016

Cloud concerns deterring progress

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01 Apr 2016

Tech resistance affecting efficiency

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