In North Dakota's Bakken oil boom, there will be blood – Reveal

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Porter's Five Forces – Threat of Substitutes – Bloomberg Big Law Business

Bloomberg Big Law BusinessPorter's Five Forces – Threat of SubstitutesBloomberg Big Law BusinessWhile the substitutes are not going to replace the judgment of experienced lawyers, they can replace routine tasks that don't require that level of judgment. Third, are … Few firms will escape at least some impact from these competitive forces ……