How Kira Systems is Helping Our Customers Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic

| April 9, 2020

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As the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak continues to impact the world at large, it magnifies the need to support our closest communities. At Kira Systems, the legal, professional services and corporate customer communities that we work with every day are dealing with profound changes and challenges. Termination and breach clauses are now top of mind, as a significant portion of the world’s businesses need to determine what contracts may be terminated to reduce spend. This issue alone is creating significant workload increases for legal teams and additional pressure to find efficient, scalable ways to work through them.

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