19 percent of execs say their legal and IT teams don’t collaborate well

Poll finds that more than one-third of teams are working to improve communication

If it sometimes sounds to you as if the members of your company’s IT team are speaking another language, you’re not alone.

According to a recent Deloitte Financial Advisory Services poll, “Legal and IT: Opportunities for Collaboration,” 19.3 percent of executives say their organizations’ IT and legal teams don’t collaborate well. And only 8.1 percent of executives believe their organizations’ legal and IT teams fully understand each other. The survey also found that 35.5 percent of legal and IT teams are working to improve communication across departments.

Ashley Post

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