Increment Billing, the most common flag from the data set, are tasks recorded in multiple time entries usually in small increments. Common activities include "Review" and "Prepare."
The Skills Mismatch – Overqualified flag is applied to an activity that falls below a timekeeper’s experience level. For example, a partner working on a draft memo for 3 hours would be considered a skills mismatch and, possibly, incur a higher cost to a client. This is a trickier flag because some of our clients approve of Partners performing drafting activities or reviewing files despite the Compliance Engine flagging those activities.
Next, we wanted to know what the most common activities were. The three most common activities across all matters in the data set involved "Review", "Analysis", and "Preparation".