Posts Tagged ‘ediscovery’

Are We More Confident in eDiscovery Business Than We Were a Year Ago?

Are We More Confident in eDiscovery Business Than We Were a Year Ago?

Winter 2017 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey Extract: Almost everyone still expects eDiscovery business conditions to be as good or better six months from now.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From AI to GDPR Edition

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From AI to GDPR Edition

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.


eDiscovery Critical Trends: Two New Surveys from The Cowen Group

eDiscovery Critical Trends: Two New Surveys from The Cowen Group

Recently TCG completed two salient surveys that highlight eDiscovery Critical Trends for both law firms and corporations. These reports are provided for your review by permission from TCG.


5 Hot Takes on Future of E-Discovery in Legal Industry

5 Hot Takes on Future of E-Discovery in Legal Industry

With the vast expanse of data streams available, Francis predicted that attorneys will be likely to start bringing new kinds of data to the table in litigation. That said, without the sophistication to do cost-effective e-discovery tools to new kinds of data, the average cost of getting through relevant data is likely to trend upward.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: eDiscovery Strategy Edition

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: eDiscovery Strategy Edition

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.


eDiscovery Vendor Viability: Comparisons Beyond Technology and Talent

eDiscovery Vendor Viability: Comparisons Beyond Technology and Talent

Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Google+ Email A photo posted by Rob Robinson (@complexdiscovery) on Jan 29, 2017 at 8:44am PST Vendor Viability:  Comparisons Beyond Technology and Talent Definition: Viable – capable of success or continuing effectiveness. (The Free Dictionary) eDiscovery is rife with risk.  Multiple parties, multiple jurisdictions, multiple ESI formats, multiple technologies and multiple vendors are […]


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: eDiscovery Survey Edition

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: eDiscovery Survey Edition

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.


Comparing eDiscovery Providers: Where to Start?

Comparing eDiscovery Providers: Where to Start?

Understanding that a provider’s organizational character is made up of more than capabilities, it seems reasonable that a common set of descriptive elements for competency, attributes, and distribution frameworks might be beneficial for the provider comparison process.


Slack: The New Platform for Business Communications…and ESI

Slack: The New Platform for Business Communications…and ESI

To collect ESI held within Slack, Slack has created an easy way for users, supervisors, and legal teams to extract data held within its platform.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From Cloud Security to Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From Cloud Security to Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield

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.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: Nuts and Bolts

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: Nuts and Bolts

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.


LTPI Releases ‘Practical’ Resources on Data Governance and Meet-and-Confers

LTPI Releases 'Practical' Resources on Data Governance and Meet-and-Confers

In early January, the LTPI unveiled two resources for the legal technology community on information governance (IG) and meet-and-confer meetings within litigation.


It’s Not a Discovery Device, But…

It’s Not a Discovery Device, But…

What discovery methods do you consider when you are strategizing about the most effective method to obtain the information you need and pin down your opponent? If you have a contract case, think about serving a Demand for Bill of Particulars.


Don’t Be A ‘Designer’; Own The Nuts And Bolts

Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Google+ Email A photo posted by Rob Robinson (@complexdiscovery) on Jan 8, 2017 at 6:36am PST Editor’s Note: The excellent article by John Balestriere highlights the importance and need for eDiscovery competency and the opportunity for eDiscovery training and education programs. Extract from article by John Balestriere Lawyers like to think we […]


Lawyers Beware: Sending Native File Documents to Third Parties May Violate Your Ethical Obligations

Lawyers Beware: Sending Native File Documents to Third Parties May Violate Your Ethical Obligations

A recent ethics opinion from the State Bar of Texas offers some guidance—and a stern warning: attorneys risk violating state rules of professional conduct if they mishandle metadata.


An Educational Update: eDiscovery Education Center (Arkfeld)

An Educational Update: eDiscovery Education Center (Arkfeld)

The eDiscovery Education Center is owned by Arkfeld Professional Education, LLC (APE), and provides cost-effective learning resources to help eDiscovery professionals handle legal and practical issues in their practice area competently and ethically.


Could Amazon Echo Hold Evidence in a Murder Case?

Could Amazon Echo Hold Evidence in a Murder Case?

In a sign of how internet-connected devices could transform the legal system, a prosecutor in Arkansas is fighting to collect evidence from an Amazon Echo, which could hold sound recordings that reveal details about who committed a murder.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: New Year Edition

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: New Year Edition

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.


The Top Twenty-Two Most Interesting e-Discovery Opinions of 2016

The Top Twenty-Two Most Interesting e-Discovery Opinions of 2016

The e-Discovery Team’s top twenty-two most interesting cases in 2016. We provide an analysis and key quotes of each, lessons learned and, where appropriate, practice pointers. We also explain why we find these opinions interesting.


A Thankful Holiday Season: Client Relationship Considerations

A Thankful Holiday Season: Client Relationship Considerations

A season appropriate reposting of how vendors can “give” as a means of “thanking” clients.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: eDiscovery Events in 2017 Edition

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: eDiscovery Events in 2017 Edition

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.


An Educational Update: The EDI Distance Learning Initiative

An Educational Update: The EDI Distance Learning Initiative

The Electronic Discovery Institute’s (EDI) Distance Learning Initiative is an online, educational endeavor designed to engage practitioners and students to meet their ethical obligation of maintaining requisite knowledge and skill in the ever-evolving world of legal technology.


A Short List of 2017 eDiscovery Related Events

A Short List of 2017 eDiscovery Related Events

A short list of planned eDiscovery-related industry events for 2017. The non-comprehensive and is based on research and tracking by ComplexDiscovery.


Canadian Observations in the Fall 2016 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey

Canadian Observations in the Fall 2016 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey

The survey results suggest that all parties building out eDiscovery services are feeling the impact of a competitive marketplace, namely; data volumes, budgetary constraints, and lack of personnel.