Provided below for your research, review and consideration are a compilation of key headlines and links from online sources on the topic of Technology-Assisted Review during November 2013.
Based on a compilation of research from analyst firms and industry expert reports in the legal management arena, the following “20+ Vendor” list provides a short listing that may be useful in the consideration of legal management vendors.
Raw storage capacity, known as byte density, will surge from 2,596 exabytes in 2012 to 7,235 exabytes in 2017, according to research firm IDC.
Designed to provide a salient starting point for individuals seeking information related to the field of eDiscovery, this abridged overview of eDiscovery resources provides readers with a non-comprehensive listing of key industry informational resources.
The EDRM’s revitalization of the Metrics Model provides a framework for planning, preparation, execution, and follow-up of electronic data discovery matters and projects. The model shows the relationship between the e-discovery process and how information, activities, and outcomes may be measured.
EDRM first introduced a Metrics Model in 2010, based on interlocking aspects, such as custodians, systems, and formats, joined in a cube with EDRM phases from identification to presentation and overlaid by e-discovery metrics for items, costs, volume, and time.
Lawyers and technologists face many challenges from the proliferation of Big Data, one of the most pressing is data privacy. Governments and businesses collect massive amounts and many types of data in ways seemingly unimaginable just a few years ago.
Technologists have done better than lawyers and legislators in managing Big Data. Sure, technologists have been at the helm during infamous data privacy breaches, but data privacy legislation and regulation have been contentious battles around the world. Cultural, economic, legal and political pressures have turned privacy protection into somewhat of a global mess.
Provided as a non-comprehensive overview of over 100 key and publicly announced eDiscovery related mergers, acquisitions and investments since 2001, the following listing highlights key industry activities through the lens of announcement date, acquired company, acquiring or investing company and acquisition amount (if known).