Posts Tagged ‘electronic discovery’

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: ILTA Edition

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: ILTA Edition

This edition of the newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


Key Strategies to Improve the Performance of E-Discovery Teams

Key Strategies to Improve the Performance of E-Discovery Teams

Based on results from Aberdeen’s research, the time and cost of eDiscovery processes continue to be issues for organizations. Furthermore, organizations have largely not yet adopted the latest eDiscovery technology.


Key Considerations for Adopting Ephemeral Communications Tools

Key Considerations for Adopting Ephemeral Communications Tools

As with the adoption of any emerging technology in the workplace (email, electronic signatures, etc.), the use of ephemeral communication tools by an organization requires a risk-versus-reward analysis. 


Aderant Announces Results From 2017 Business of Law and Legal Technology Survey

Aderant Announces Results From 2017 Business of Law and Legal Technology Survey

Competition for legal services remains high, demand remains relatively flat, and law firms are feeling pressure in pricing and operational efficiency, according to a new study published today by Aderant. 


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: Pigs, Predictions, and Preservation

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: Pigs, Predictions, and Preservation

This edition of the newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


On-Demand Legal Education: Key eDiscovery Case Law Review for First Half of 2017

On-Demand Legal Education: Key eDiscovery Case Law Review for First Half of 2017

The best predictor of future behavior is relevant past behavior. Nowhere is that truer than with legal precedents set by past case law decisions, especially when it relates to eDiscovery best practices. This CLE-approved* webcast session will cover key case law covered by the eDiscovery Daily Blog during the first half of 2017.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From Dachau to Data Privacy

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From Dachau to Data Privacy

This edition of the newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


Judge Rakoff Shoots Down eDiscovery Trade Secrets Case

Judge Rakoff Shoots Down eDiscovery Trade Secrets Case

Earlier this week, a federal judge in Manhattan rejected DTI’s arguments that the sales team had misappropriated key trade secrets, such as its e-discovery clients’ purchasing needs, and denied its motion for a preliminary injunction.


On-Demand Legal Education: How SaaS Automation Has Revolutionized eDiscovery for Solo and Small Firms

On-Demand Legal Education: How SaaS Automation Has Revolutionized eDiscovery for Solo and Small Firms

Until recently, state of the art eDiscovery technology was only available to the largest law firms and corporations. Smaller firms and organizations were essentially priced out of the market and couldn’t afford the solutions that could be used by the “big boys” to manage their discovery workloads. Times have changed – thanks to cloud-based, software-as-a-service (“SaaS”) automated solutions that have made full-featured eDiscovery solutions affordable for even small and solo firms. This webcast will discuss how SaaS automation technology has revolutionized eDiscovery for solo and small firms today.


Congruity, KNJ Merge To Form Data Management Channel Powerhouse

Congruity, KNJ Merge To Form Data Management Channel Powerhouse

Congruity360 formed from the merger of Congruity, a solution provider and MSP with a storage focus, and KNJ, a provider of electronic discovery consulting and services, said Brian Davidson, co-founder of Congruity and managing partner of Pembroke, Mass.-based Congruity360.


Partnering for Success: The Role of the Partnership in Legal Tech

Partnering for Success: The Role of the Partnership in Legal Tech

For legal technology companies working with law firms, success seems to be less a matter of having the very best, most efficient product on the market, and more a matter of establishing networks and relationships with law firm leaders and consultants.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: Importance of Vacations Edition

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: Importance of Vacations Edition

This edition of the newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


An Educational Update: E-Discovery and Litigation Technology Certificate (UC San Diego)

An Educational Update: E-Discovery and Litigation Technology Certificate (UC San Diego)

UC San Diego Extension’s e-Discovery and Litigation Technology certificate is an online, interactive program designed to help legal professionals meet the evolving technical demands in the legal field.


The New Information Governance Playbook for Addressing Digital Age Threats

The New Information Governance Playbook for Addressing Digital Age Threats

Published in the Richmond Journal of Law & Technology, The New Information Governance Playbook for Addressing Digital Age Threats by Philip Favro, Donald Billings, David Horrigan, and Adam Kuhn provides actionable information for assessing and addressing cyber threats.


Calling an End to Culling: Predictive Coding and the New Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Calling an End to Culling: Predictive Coding and the New Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Published in the Richmond Journal of Law & Technology, the paper Calling an End to Culling: Predictive Coding and the New Federal Rules of Civil Procedure by Stephanie Serhan provides cogent considerations and conclusions as to the of use predictive coding and the timing of that use in relation to keyword culling.


On-Demand Legal Education: What Attorneys Need to Know About Cybersecurity and Data Privacy in 2017

On-Demand Legal Education: What Attorneys Need to Know About Cybersecurity and Data Privacy in 2017

You’ve heard the horror stories. Data breaches are happening within organizations at an alarming rate, and sensitive data is being compromised regularly. As an attorney, what can you do to protect yourself, your firm and your client from becoming a victim? And, what do you need to do to keep up with ever-changing requirements for data security, both within the US and internationally? This webcast will discuss what you need to know today about cybersecurity and data privacy to protect the sensitive data that your organization manages every day.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery for June 2017

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery for June 2017

This edition of the newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


eDiscovery: Asia Pacific To Top North America In Growth Rate Due To Robust Industrialization

eDiscovery: Asia Pacific To Top North America In Growth Rate Due To Robust Industrialization

From a geographical standpoint, North America accounts for a dominant share in the global eDiscovery service. In the next couple of years, the region will likely pare some of its share on account of Asia Pacific overtaking it in terms of growth rate.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: Ethics, Fights, and Business Edition

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: Ethics, Fights, and Business Edition

This edition of the newsletter highlights five key posts on information governance and electronic discovery that are presented to inform and update legal and information technology professionals.


Discovia Merges with Lighthouse

Discovia Merges with Lighthouse

Lighthouse eDiscovery, a leader in technology-enabled ediscovery and consulting services, today announced that it has combined forces with Discover, a rapidly growing ediscovery company.


Zapproved Selects Vista Equity Partners for Strategic Investment to Accelerate Growth in E-Discovery Software Market

Zapproved Selects Vista Equity Partners for Strategic Investment to Accelerate Growth in E-Discovery Software Market

Zapproved Inc., the market leader in cloud-based e-discovery software for corporate legal departments, today announced that the company has received a strategic investment from Vista Equity Partners (“Vista”) to accelerate their growth in the e-discovery software market.


eDiscovery Is Big Business — And Worth Fighting Over For Providers

eDiscovery Is Big Business — And Worth Fighting Over For Providers

DTI and LDiscovery (d/b/a Kroll Discovery) have come to blows in federal court. Court filings in three separate lawsuits allege that while the owners of DTI were busy finalizing their acquisition of Epiq, four of DTI’s top salespeople were busy conspiring with LDiscovery to steal trade secrets and millions of dollars in business from DTI when they resigned collectively on January 5, 2017, with no notice to DTI.


An eDiscovery Challenge: Pricing Consistency and Transparency

An eDiscovery Challenge: Pricing Consistency and Transparency

Given the fact that budgetary constraints are one of the leading elements impacting the conduct of discovery, by publicly publishing pricing eDiscovery vendors can help simplify the decision-making process by removing one of the most common concerns early in the evaluation process. That concern being “how much is this going to cost.”


Court Concludes Data Is within Defendant’s Possession, Custody or Control, Declines to Shift Costs

Court Concludes Data Is within Defendant’s Possession, Custody or Control, Declines to Shift Costs

Plaintiffs sought production of “background data” automatically recorded while they were working on Defendant’s sales platform, Salesforce, in an effort to “close the gaps” in other records.