Posts Tagged ‘electronic discovery’

Court Strikes Documents Not Produced Even Though They Were Publically Available

Court Strikes Documents Not Produced Even Though They Were Publically Available

BlackBerry conceded that none of the exhibits were previously produced. It contended that the failure to produce the documents was harmless because they were publicly available. The district court disagreed.


From Confidence to Chaos Edition: The Week’s Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

From Confidence to Chaos Edition: The Week's Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

This week’s newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


Snapshot | Faster, Cheaper Better: How Automation is Revolutionizing eDiscovery

Snapshot | Faster, Cheaper Better: How Automation is Revolutionizing eDiscovery

Masters Conference Panel on May 24, 2016, in Chicago, highlighting considerations for eDiscovery automation in today’s legal technology arena.


What Chaos Theory Tell Us About e-Discovery

What Chaos Theory Tell Us About e-Discovery

The use of feedback, iteration and algorithmic processes are central to work in electronic discovery.


Snapshot: A Generational View of eDiscovery

Snapshot: A Generational View of eDiscovery

With design, integration, and automation attributes in mind, current eDiscovery technology offerings seem to fall into one of the four generational categories.


BLP Wins First Contested Application to Use Predictive Coding Technology in Disclosure

BLP Wins First Contested Application to Use Predictive Coding Technology in Disclosure

On 17 May 2016 the High Court ordered, for the first time, the use of predictive coding in the face of disagreement between the parties as to its suitability.


Federal Court Travels “Wayback” and Takes Judicial Notice of Internet Archive

Federal Court Travels “Wayback” and Takes Judicial Notice of Internet Archive

More courts are taking judicial notice of archived webpages obtained from the Wayback Machine, the latest being the United States District Court for the District of Kansas in Marten Transport, Ltc. v. Platform Advertising, Inc. d/b/a JustTruckingJobs.com and FindATruckingJob.com , 2:14-cv-02464 (4/29/16)).


Come Back With a Warrant: Proposed Rule Change Expands the Government’s Ability to Access ESI in Criminal Investigations

Come Back With a Warrant: Proposed Rule Change Expands the Government’s Ability to Access ESI in Criminal Investigations

On April 28, 2016 the United States Supreme Court proposed a modification to Federal Rule of Criminal Procedure 41 that significantly alters the manner in which the government can obtain search warrants to access computer systems and electronically stored information that will no doubt have an effect on hackers and hacking victims alike.


Legal Technology Innovation Edition: The Week’s Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

Legal Technology Innovation Edition: The Week's Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

This week’s newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


Plaintiffs Ordered to Produce a Copy of Access Database for Forensic Analysis

Plaintiffs Ordered to Produce a Copy of Access Database for Forensic Analysis

In this case, the plaintiffs filed suit against the defendant for patent infringement and the defendant filed a counterclaim seeking a declaratory judgment of non-infringement and invalidity of the patent.


EDna Part II: E-Discovery for Smaller Budgets

EDna Part II: E-Discovery for Smaller Budgets

This year’s ACEDS E-Discovery Conference hosted the EDna Challenge Part II. This was an update to a challenge 7 years ago, in which e-discovery forensics expert Craig Ball considered whether it was possible to manage a relatively small e-discovery matter on a $1000 budget.


Court Orders Production of “Download Your Info” Report from Facebook

Court Orders Production of “Download Your Info” Report from Facebook

In this personal injury case, the court ordered Plaintiff to produce a “Download Your Info” report from Facebook, spanning from the date of the at-issue incident (June 2, 2014) through the present.


Blockchain Edition: The Week’s Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

Blockchain Edition: The Week's Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

This week’s newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


e-Discovery Team’s Best Practices Education Program

e-Discovery Team’s Best Practices Education Program

The best practices and general educational curriculum that I have developed over the years focuses on the legal services provided by attorneys. The non-legal, engineering and project management practices of e-discovery vendors are only collaterally mentioned.


LDiscovery Announces Acquisition of Elite Document Solutions, LLC

LDiscovery Announces Acquisition of Elite Document Solutions, LLC

LDiscovery, LLC, a leading provider of eDiscovery services and Information Governance solutions, today announced its acquisition of Elite Document Solutions, LLC, a Fairfax, Virginia-based full-service litigation support company providing reprographics and eDiscovery services


eDiscovery Market Size Edition: The Week’s Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

eDiscovery Market Size Edition: The Week's Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

This week’s newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


Xact Data Discovery Acquires F1 Discovery

Xact Data Discovery Acquires F1 Discovery

The purchase of F1 is the latest move by XDD to continue its aggressive growth strategy. In January, the company acquired Utah-based Orange Legal Technologies, a premier provider of discovery services for litigation, audit and investigation support with specialized offerings to select industries including pharmaceutical/medical devices; financial services; oil/gas/energy; and intellectual property, antitrust and litigation.


Deflategate Reinflated: Second Circuit Reinstates Brady Suspension

Deflategate Reinflated: Second Circuit Reinstates Brady Suspension

On April 25, 2016, the Second Circuit reinstated (reinflated?) the four-game suspension previously imposed upon New England Patriots quarterback, Tom Brady.


An End To eDiscovery? A Conversation With Logikcull CEO Andy Wilson

An End To eDiscovery? A Conversation With Logikcull CEO Andy Wilson

Cloud-based products are typically designed for the end-user first, and IT second.


Off the Record? Workplace Perils of Video Recording and Social Media

Off the Record? Workplace Perils of Video Recording and Social Media

With seemingly every employee having access to a smart-phone or other recording device, employers without strong social media policies may be placing themselves at greater risk of creating workplace incidents that could be avoided.


eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey – Spring 2016

eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey - Spring 2016

The eDiscovery Business Confidence Index Survey is designed to provide insight into the business confidence level of individuals working in the eDiscovery ecosystem. Individual answers are kept confidential, with the aggregate results to be published on ComplexDiscovery upon completion of the response period. Take the survey now.


An eDiscovery Market Size Mashup: 2015-2020 Worldwide Software and Services Overview

An eDiscovery Market Size Mashup: 2015-2020 Worldwide Software and Services Overview

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.


Evaluating the Legal Cloud and the Potential for Risk

Evaluating the Legal Cloud and the Potential for Risk

As cloud applications are gaining increased acceptance in the legal world, law firms and organizations need to develop intelligent policies to mitigate risks to protect client and firm data


EDna Edition: The Week’s Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

EDna Edition: The Week's Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery

This week’s newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.