Innovative property startup partners with GlobalX

Victorian legal professionals will now have access to the latest property due diligence via one succinct report, thanks to a new partnership between legal technology provider GlobalX and property startup Landchecker. The new property report is accessible via GlobalX’s suite of award-winning online and software solutions. GlobalX CEO Peter Maloney said legal professionals have to keep up with the demand from their clients to provide detailed and specific information relevant to Victorian properties.  “This tool is a new way to streamline the due diligence process and make it easier for legal practitioners and buyers to undertake the necessary property checks […]

Workflow integration key to Mills Oakley’s efficiency

Leading national law firm Mills Oakley is reaping the benefits of integration and interoperability between multiple systems, thanks to new advancements in legal technology that are driving operational growth. The 96-partner strong firm of more than 650 staff is one benefactor of a recent integration announcement by legal technology provider GlobalX and cloud-based document and email management platform, NetDocuments, which is delivering clients efficiency, security, and collaboration solutions across its global cloud service. In addition to providing regulatory information documents directly to NetDocuments, integration for ordering and billing occurs between GlobalX and practice management software Lexis Affinity, allowing its clients […]

GlobalX acquires technology provider IDSecure

Legal software and regulatory information provider GlobalX has bolstered its position in the Australian technology market after signing a binding agreement to acquire national Verification of Identify technology company IDSecure. The deal, announced today, will allow GlobalX to immediately expand its suite of software and online services, offering increased workflow capability for legal and conveyancing professionals – including innovative Verification of Identity (VOI) technology – to its 17,000 Australian userbase. GlobalX CEO Peter Maloney said within a matter of 2 weeks, IDSecure will be integrated into GlobalX’s suite of online and software solutions for law firms and conveyancers including Matter […]

GlobalX announces new integration with NetDocuments

Australian legal technology and information provider GlobalX has announced its latest integration partnership with cloud-based document and email management system NetDocuments. The partnership allows legal and financial professionals across Australia to work more effectively and efficiently when using these two leading technology solutions.   GlobalX Search integration with NetDocuments allows firms to significantly increase their productivity and reduce internal costs by facilitating live access to more than 2,000 regulatory information searches, real-time sharing of files and automated billing. GlobalX CEO Peter Maloney said the partnership was a natural fit, enabling legal professionals to reap the benefits of two highly sophisticated cloud-based […]

Digital partnership promotes next generation technology

GlobalX has been named the official Digital Partner of the Australian Institute of Conveyancers’ (AIC National) Electronic Conveyancing Accreditation (ECA) training program, which helps conveyancers and solicitors prepare for the arrival of electronic settlements. As part of the partnership, GlobalX will support the national industry body to provide on-going training, resources and support. GlobalX CEO Peter Maloney said the workshops provide legal practitioners and conveyancers with the skills and knowledge to perform a Property Exchange Australia (PEXA) transaction, including advice on the legal and regulatory obligations of users. “As each state government moves to mandate electronic conveyancing, it is essential […]

GlobalX announces Caseflow integration

GlobalX has announced its partnership with matter management software Caseflow, providing lawyers and conveyancers with more flexibility through increased integration. Caseflow integrates ‘out of the box’ software with leading IT systems to enhance productivity and help legal professionals minimise risk through effective planning and case management. GlobalX chief executive officer Peter Maloney said the partnership was a natural fit, with both companies committed to proving the highest quality software and services to the legal sector. “Caseflow provides an extremely valuable service to legal practitioners both in Australia and overseas, and we are excited to now offer Caseflow customers with direct […]

LegalTech CEO Named One of Four IT CEO Finalists

The CEO Magazine’s Executive of the Year Awards has announced that Peter Maloney, CEO of GlobalX, is a finalist in the coveted annual business awards event, recognising the individual excellence of Australia’s elite senior executives. One of the most hotly contested events in the business calendar, the awards celebrate the exceptional contribution made by the CEOs and senior management who drive Australia’s greatest organisations. Peter Maloney said the awards recognised the hard work and dedication of many professionals across a myriad of industries. “It is extremely humbling to be named a finalist in the awards amongst some of Australia’s leading […]

GlobalX Awarded Top Software Innovation Award for Matter Centre

Legal and conveyancing technology firm, GlobalX has received national recognition at the 2017 Australian Business Awards, taking out the top accolade for software innovation. GlobalX received the ABA100 Award for Software Innovation for its Matter Centre cloud-based software, an integrated online information and workflow system launched in August last year as a LegalTech disruptor. The Australian Business Award for Software Innovation recognises software products and services that provide advanced solutions for new and existing market needs. GlobalX Chief Executive Officer Peter Maloney said he was elated to accept the award, crediting the win to his dedicated and passionate staff. “The […]

GlobalX named finalist in Telstra Business Awards

Legal and conveyancing technology company GlobalX has been named a finalist in one of the country’s most prestigious annual business awards. The Telstra Business Awards, which celebrate the achievements and entrepreneurial spirit of Australia’s most inspiring small and medium businesses, has named GlobalX a finalist in its Medium Business category. GlobalX CEO Peter Maloney (pictured) welcomed the news and said it was terrific recognition for the hard work of the entire GlobalX team. “At GlobalX, our people are passionate about researching, designing and delivering the best in product innovations to drive real efficiencies for business owners,” Mr Maloney said. “The […]

New thresholds and burdens for tax-collecting conveyancers and property lawyers

Legislation change is set to give lawyers and conveyancers extended powers as they take on the role of tax collector during the property settlement process. From July 1, 2017 the changes to legislation will limit the capital gains tax (CGT) exemptions available to foreign and temporary residents and increase withholding rates for foreign tax residents. GlobalX CEO Peter Maloney said that the process will involve lawyers and conveyancers acting as tax collectors, ensuring that money from property sales is withheld during the settlement process and paid to the Australian Tax Office (ATO) when required. “Currently, all property transactions worth more […]