Extract from article by Lisa Hoover McGreevy
Emojis [ ] and emoticons 🙂 used to be exclusive BFFs with teens. Now adults are peppering texts and tweets with the expressive little images and it’s having a surprising effect on e-discovery.
There’s no official manual governing the use of emojis and emoticons, so their meaning is subject to the interpretation of the sender and the receiver. That’s no problem when you’re having a casual chat, but who decides their intent and meaning if those electronic messages become evidence in a court case?
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Taken from a combination of public market sizing estimations as shared in leading electronic discovery reports, publications and posts over time, the following eDiscovery Market Size Mashup shares general worldwide market sizing considerations for software and services in the electronic discovery market for the years between 2015 and 2020.
The following letter is from Gordon Cormack, Professor with the School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada. Gordon is an information retrieval expert in the area of technology-assisted review in litigation, including influential works co-authored by Maura Grossman, a fellow researcher at the University of Waterloo.
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