Released on: February 5, 2008, 8:57 am

Press Release Author: WinScribe

Industry: Law

Press Release Summary: WinScribe teams up with Blackberry to offer lawyers digital
dictation on the move.

Press Release Body: Lawyers are now able to tap into the benefits of digital
dictation via their Blackberry with the launch of 'WinScribe Blackberry'. This new
capability means lawyers can save time, improve data security, increase productivity
and ultimately, improve business performance across the law firm.

WinScribe, a partner of Research in Motion (RIM), a Blackberry independent software
vendor, recognised the need to connect the mobile workforce to core business
applications such as internet, email and dictation. Rather than carrying around
several devices, WinScribe's key objective was to make life easier for the mobile
lawyer by combining the accessibility of all applications onto one device - the

This latest development means that WinScribe users will gain greater levels of
workforce productivity, workflow management, increased flexibility, improved system
manageability and reliability and better data security. Most importantly, with
Blackberry's advanced security features legal firms can manage their WinScribe
dictation more efficiently without putting sensitive information at risk.

Thring Townsend Lee & Pembertons a leading UK law firm participated in the worldwide
WinScribe Beta program. "WinScribe has hit the mark with the Blackberry product.
Rather than carrying around several devices, WinScribe's key objective was to make
life easier for the mobile lawyer by combining the accessibility of all applications
onto one device - the Blackberry" said Russell Mitchell of Thring Townsend Lee &

Philip Vian, CEO of WinScribe Europe explains, "Our strategic relationship with
Research in Motion (RIM) has provided WinScribe with all the resources, support, and
tools needed to develop our innovative BlackBerry product. This new development
allows customers to dramatically improve their workflow management processes, by
having unlimited access to all dictation information whenever they need it from the
office or remotely. The added security features of the Blackberry also ensure
complete confidentiality of client information.\"

Legal professionals around the world continue to embrace the BlackBerry platform for
its ability to help them increase efficiency and deliver higher quality service to
their clients,\" said Jeff McDowell, vice president, Global Alliances at Research In
Motion. \"WinScribe is an excellent example of a value-added application for
BlackBerry smartphones that enables greater convenience and productivity for legal
professionals throughout the day.\"


WinScribe Blackberry will be on display at:

 Legal IT Show 6 - 7 February 2008 (Stand 54)
 ALM's Legal Tech New York show 5 - 7 February 2008.

About WinScribe
WinScribe is a world leading provider of digital dictation software supporting
business requirements for digital dictation, transcription, voice recognition, and
workflow management. Founded in 1989, WinScribe has offices in the USA, UK, New
Zealand and Switzerland, with more than 100 sales partners in over 25 countries
supporting more than 300,000 users worldwide.

The WinScribe solution is built on Microsoft architecture, to ensure easy
integration and maintenance. WinScribe also supports a wide range of
manufacturer-independent dictation devices and is scaleable from small, single
office locations up to large multinational corporations. WinScribe is fully
customisable to meet the needs of a number of significant vertical markets including
Legal, Law Enforcement, Healthcare, Transcription, Insurance and Government sectors.

For further information contact:

Rachel Lear/Louise Mapp or Chris Geoffrey
Ascent PR WinScribe

Web Site:

Contact Details: Rachel Lear/Louise Mapp
Ascent PR
T: 0118 988 0501

Chris Geoffrey
WinScribe Europe
T: 0118 984 2133

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