ZhongYin Contributes to the Development of Legal Profession by Building a LegalTech Ecological Platform Jointly with Others
On September 8, 2019, the 2019 LegalTech Conference sponsored by Beijing Thunisoft Co., Ltd. was grandly opened at the International Conference Center in the Zhongguancun Software Park. Themed of “Jointly Open A New Chapter in LegalTech, to Help the New Development of the Rule of Law in China”, the conference interpreted the LegalTech ecology from various aspects such as profession practice, technology application, academic research, legal service, and administrative law enforcement. Approximately 2,000 people, including Xu Jianfeng, the Director of the Information Center of the Supreme People's Court, Zhao Zhigang, the Director of the Procuratorial Technical Information Research Center of the Supreme People's Procuratorate, Yao Xiongsen, the Deputy Director of the Information Center of the Ministry of Justice, Shen Weixing, a Professor and the Dean of the School of Law, Tsinghua University, Xu Shenjian, a Professor and the Dean of the Graduate School of Law, China University of Political Science and Law, Markus Hartung, the Founder and a Senior Researcher of the Legal Career Center of the Bucerius Law School in Germany and Chairman of the Professional Supervision Committee of the German Bar Association, and Zhang Weichen, an Informatization Expert of the Information Technology Application Guidance Division, Informatization Bureau, Ministry of Public Security, and representatives from technology companies and well-known media, gathered to share and exchange ideas on innovation practices in and future prospects of LegalTech. Li Zheng the chairman of the Management Committee and a Senior Partner, Liu Zhenyu a member of the Management Committee and a Senior Partner, Partner Yue Qu, and Associates Gong Fu, Liu Guojun and Wang Yongping of ZhongYin Law Firm attended the conference by invitation.
From left to right: Liu Guojun, Liu Zhenyu, Li Zheng, Gong Fu, Yue Qu, Wang Yongping
Li Zheng gave a speech on the theme of “A Brief Introduction of Judicial Practice with LegalTech”, By combining judicial practices such as online case-filing, remote video hearing, Internet court panel establishment, and practical work needs such as case retrieval, file sorting, and typesetting and proofreading of text materials, he elaborated, among others, LegalTech’s positive influence on lawyers’ work and promotion to judicial practice reform. Moreover, he stated that: lawyers’ work ultimately relies on experience rather than logic; although artificial intelligence technology has improved work efficiency, lawyers would never be replaced by artificial intelligence. At the venue of the conference, Li Zheng were interviewed specially by Beijing Satellite TV and legaldaily.com. From the perspective of a legal practitioner, he shared with the audience and netizens the convenience brought by the technological development and his confidence in deep integration of legal technologies and legal services.
Li Zheng gives a themed speech
Beijing Satellite TV is interviewing Li Zheng, and broadcasted the interview in the evening of the same day.
Li Zheng is interviewed by legaldaily.com
Law is the institutional cornerstone of civilization, while technology is the booster of civilization progress; LegalTech ecology is the perfect integration of law and technology, and will become the force driving civilization progress in the new era. Based on this, ZhongYin Law Firm and Thunisoft, the “National Enterprise Bankruptcy and Reorganization Information Network” operator designated by the Supreme People's Court, reached a strategic cooperation agreement through friendly negotiation to realize thorough exchange of resources in practice areas such as bankruptcy and reorganization and distressed assets. At the venue of the conference, with Li Zheng as a witness, Liu Zhenyu, on behalf of ZhongYin, officially signed the Strategic Cooperation Framework Agreement with Thunisoft. The parties will, by upholding the principles of resource sharing, advantage complementing, and for mutual benefit, jointly facilitate the generation of good economic and social benefits on the LegalTech ecological platform, with a view to contributing to the progress of the rule of law in China.
ZhongYin signs a strategic cooperation agreement with Thunisoft
In the future, ZhongYin will keep pace with the times, take the ride of the trend of integration of legal technologies and legal services, make full use of technologies for efficient promotion of legal services, and on the basis of summing up experience and improving capability to practice, provide clients with more efficient and sound legal services.