Every modern system provides tools to import and export data in various formats. While they may not all provide the same level of capability, once you can get the data you want out of a system, you can transform it into the format you need.
A recent survey conducted on automating information governance by AIIM, a global community for information professionals, confirms, “up to 80% of electronically stored information is ROT (redundant, outdated, or trivial).”
By some estimates, eDiscovery costs U.S. organizations around $41 billion annually. Not only is this expensive, but it can also be a time-intensive exercise.
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When it comes to revenue growth, the majority of IG providers predict 20 percent growth or more.
When turning to a cloud computing solution, evaluate your business’s needs, data requirements and risk assessments at the beginning of the process.
Google’s decision to deploy AI into search shows that companies are starting to entrust their most valuable businesses to systems controlled in part by machine intelligence.
E-discovery can be costly – but not doing it right can cost significantly more. That’s where evaluating your current strategy by approaching e-discovery as a business process can enhance company value and performance.
If your client is a corporation, you will not be able to assert the Fifth Amendment in response to a discovery request.
The duty to preserve typically commences with the filing of a lawsuit, but the duty may arise even before a lawsuit is filed if a party has notice that future litigation is likely.
On 6 October, the European Court of Justice delivered a judgment which invalidated the Safe Harbor framework. Safe Harbor was a 15-year-old trade pact under which personal data could legally be transferred from the EU to the United States.
Consistent with Flanders and Third Circuit precedent, we should be cautious when requesting spoliation sanctions against an opponent. Unless a litigant can establish sufficiently specific evidence of bad faith, obtaining spoliation a sanction is unlikely.
Data, for managers of lawyers, is only as good as someone can grasp it and learn from it. A graphic plot is not the only choice. When you present data to lawyers, you can choose among five primary modes: text, lists, tables, charts or infographics.
Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Google+ Email By Peter Sloan Yogi Berra will be missed, but his wisdom will endure. Who else could have observed “No one goes there nowadays. It’s too crowded”? The information governance equivalent is “No one has information anymore. There’s too much of it.” In the last decade we have witnessed the systemic utilitization of computing […]
Too often, organizations buy systems that have greater functionality than they really need.
Under the terms of the agreement, which has been approved by the boards of directors of both companies, a newly formed, indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of OpenText will commence a tender offer for all outstanding shares of Daegis for $0.82 per share in cash, for a total equity value of approximately $13.5 million. OpenText will fund the acquisition with cash on hand.
Companies are delving into vast amounts of data to spot previously hidden perils and manage risk better.
Not all clouds have a silver lining. Organizations, particularly large ones, are still struggling to determine how the cloud will fit into a true long-term information governance strategy.
The scope of discovery is now limited to that which is “proportional.” In other words, courts will not permit discovery into expensive ESI, without a cost-benefit analysis.
This Order provides a good example of the balancing act a Court must perform in connection with a subpoena for documents. The requesting party’s right to the information must be carefully balanced against the burdensomeness to the third party of complying with the subpoena.
75 percent of organizations think they have information governance under control and are making the most of their information assets. But only 4 percent actually are.
Litigants have been ignoring e-discovery obligations with impunity for so long they’ve come to think of it as an entitlement. Protected from predators, few have evolved.