Posts Tagged ‘ediscovery’

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From Selecting Software to Checking Discovery

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From Selecting Software to Checking Discovery

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.


Avoiding Glittering Generalities in Selecting eDiscovery Software

Avoiding Glittering Generalities in Selecting eDiscovery Software

In navigating the glittering generalities presented by individuals and organizations seeking to influence eDiscovery software selection decisions, remember that there may be many right choices for your specific needs. Considering those choices through the lens of security, capability, complexity, and cost may help ensure that you not only make the right choice but make the best choice for your needs.


Following Layoffs, Former ILTA Founder Launches Association of Legal Technologists

Following Layoffs, Former ILTA Founder Launches Association of Legal Technologists

In late September, [Rick] Hellers announced on LinkedIn the launch of a new organization named the Association of Legal technologists (ALT).


DTI Acquires Australian eDiscovery and eTrials Company NuLegal

DTI Acquires Australian eDiscovery and eTrials Company NuLegal

 DTI, a global legal process outsourcing (LPO) company providing eDiscovery, management services, litigation support and court reporting, announced today the acquisition of Australia-based NuLegal, a leading provider of legal technology services.


On-Demand Legal Education: Holy***, The Case is Filed! What Do I Do Now?

On-Demand Legal Education: Holy***, The Case is Filed! What Do I Do Now?

The first days after a complaint is filed are critical to managing the eDiscovery requirements of the case efficiently and cost-effectively. With a scheduling order required within 120 days of the complaint and a Rule 26(f) “meet and confer” conference required at least 21 days before that, there’s a lot to do and a short time to do it. Where do you begin? This CLE-approved webcast will discuss the various issues to consider and decisions to be made to help you meet your discovery obligations in an efficient and proportional manner.


The Proof is in the Acquisition: RVM Enterprises, Inc. Announced their Acquisition* of The Oliver Group Today, Creating a Forensics Powerhouse

The Proof is in the Acquisition: RVM Enterprises, Inc. Announced their Acquisition* of The Oliver Group Today, Creating a Forensics Powerhouse

Twitter LinkedIn Facebook Google+ Email A post shared by Rob Robinson (@complexdiscovery) on Oct 3, 2017 at 12:05pm PDT Press Announcement from RVM Enterprises RVM Enterprises, Inc., a proven leader in eDiscovery, Managed Review, and Litigation Support Services, announced the acquisition of top media restorations and forensics firm, The Oliver Group today. The Oliver Group […]


Relevant Replay: Accounting for the Costs of Electronic Discovery (2011)

Relevant Replay: Accounting for the Costs of Electronic Discovery (2011)

Until we remove the fear and mystery of calculating costs, we cannot fully understand the price of e-discovery or the implications of such sanctions received by counsel who did not represent their clients competently.


A Quick Reference Guide To Understanding eDiscovery Pricing

A Quick Reference Guide To Understanding eDiscovery Pricing

If price is the only basis on which you are selecting services, you are likely making a big mistake. The intangibles of what a provider gives you — extra training or hand-holding for a new litigation support person, some exceptional pricing on a contingency matter, assistance in working with outside counsel on some tricky document issues — don’t show up in the price, but they are the reason you would rather have that set of professionals working with you than any other.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From eDiscovery Expansion to Security and Sandwiches

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery: From eDiscovery Expansion to Security and Sandwiches

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.


Counsel On Call Acquires DSicovery, LLC

Counsel On Call Acquires DSicovery, LLC

Counsel On Call, a leading alternative legal solutions provider of technology-enabled managed legal and secondment services, has acquired DSicovery, LLC (“DSi”), a renowned eDiscovery, digital forensics and data management company.


On-Demand Legal Education: On Premise or Off Premise? A Look at Security Approaches to eDiscovery

On-Demand Legal Education: On Premise or Off Premise? A Look at Security Approaches to eDiscovery

Today, when consumers are considering their eDiscovery technology choices, there are more factors to consider than ever. In addition to considering the functionality of the software application, you now also have to consider whether to buy or “rent” the application, how the software is delivered to you and whether it’s required to be within your firewall or can be an off-premises solution. This CLE-approved webcast session discusses different on-premise and off-premise eDiscovery solution options and considerations for each.


Eyeing Expansion, Chicago eDiscovery Company Rebrands

Eyeing Expansion, Chicago eDiscovery Company Rebrands

Andrew Sieja, kCura founder and CEO, said the Relativity brand long ago eclipsed kCura, a term which was coined years ago when the company had ambitions to specialize in knowledge management. Instead, it found success in the roughly $2.5 billion e-discovery software market, with a reported 13,000 users including nearly every AmLaw 200 firm, the U.S. Justice Department, plus corporations including NBCUniversal, LinkedIn, Allstate and others.


The Rise of Data Type Issues in eDiscovery: Six Issues That Impact eDiscovery Business Performance

The Rise of Data Type Issues in eDiscovery: Six Issues That Impact eDiscovery Business Performance

In the Summer of 2017, over 40% of respondents viewed data issues (data volumes and data types) as potentially having the greatest impact on their eDiscovery business in the next six months.


LinkedOut: Court finds Ex-Employee Likely Violated Non-Solicitation Provision with LinkedIn Post

LinkedOut: Court finds Ex-Employee Likely Violated Non-Solicitation Provision with LinkedIn Post

The use of social media sites, like LinkedIn, can be a helpful tool to reach a customer base. But a recent district court case out of Minnesota exemplifies the need to ensure that LinkedIn usage complies with the user’s employment agreement.


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.


2017 Legal Hold and Data Preservation Benchmark Report

2017 Legal Hold and Data Preservation Benchmark Report

The 2017 report reveals compelling trends that more in-house corporate legal teams are automating legal hold and data preservation processes. These findings uncover a growing movement to mature processes and bring e-discovery in-house.


Summer Doldrums? 18 Observations on Summer 2017 eDiscovery Business Confidence

Summer Doldrums? 18 Observations on Summer 2017 eDiscovery Business Confidence

Summer 2017 eDiscovery Confidence: Survey respondents appear to have a slightly less optimistic view of the business climate this quarter (Summer 2017) than they did last quarter.


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.


This PIG – Predictive Information Governance – Is Starting to Fly

This PIG – Predictive Information Governance – Is Starting to Fly

As the name implies, unsupervised machine learning – computers teaching themselves – removes the human factor. And once the error rates are low enough, truly automated predictive information governance is realized. The system can now automatically collect, categorize, store, protect, safeguard access, and apply retention/disposal rules.


Ipro Acquires inData Corp

Ipro Acquires inData Corp

 Ipro Tech, a global leader in the development of advanced eDiscovery software solutions, announced today that it has acquired inData Corporation, creator of TrialDirector, a market leader in trial presentation based in Gilbert, Arizona.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.


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.


NCT Ventures and Bridge Investments Join JumpStart in $1.8M Fundraising Round for Heureka Software

NCT Ventures and Bridge Investments Join JumpStart in $1.8M Fundraising Round for Heureka Software

Today, Heureka Software announced the company has added new funding from Columbus-based NCT Ventures and Chicago’s Bridge Investments. Combined with previous funding from Cleveland Venture Development Organization JumpStart Inc. and other angels, this increases Heureka’s current fundraising round to $1.8 million.


Key eDiscovery Trends in Corporate Legal Departments for 2017

Key eDiscovery Trends in Corporate Legal Departments for 2017

An infographic, extract and report on key eDiscovery trends in corporate legal departments in 2017 by legal technology expert Ari Kaplan.