Posts Tagged ‘electronic discovery’

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.


Sanctioned For Deleting Emails, Plantronics Could Lose Fed Contracts Too

Sanctioned For Deleting Emails, Plantronics Could Lose Fed Contracts Too

Plantronics, a California company that manufactures telephone headsets, may soon be barred from doing business with the federal government.


Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery for May 2017

Five Great Reads on Information Governance and eDiscovery for May 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.


On-Demand Legal Education: Key eDiscovery Trends and Case Law for 2017

On-Demand Legal Education: Key eDiscovery Trends and Case Law for 2017

2016 was an important year in eDiscovery. Did you catch all of the important events and developments that occurred over the course of the year? If you didn’t, here is your chance to catch up! This webcast will cover key events, trends, and developments that occurred over the course of last year and how they impact those in the eDiscovery community.


The eDisclosure Systems Buyers Guide – 2017 Edition

The eDisclosure Systems Buyers Guide - 2017 Edition

Authored by litigation support and eDisclosure expert Andrew Haslam, the eDisclosure Systems Buyers Guide – 2017 Edition provides an overview of key technology considerations, industry approaches and vendor capabilities regarding the discipline of eDisclosure (eDiscovery).


Challenged by the Old and New, Corporate E-Discovery Hits a Wall

Challenged by the Old and New, Corporate E-Discovery Hits a Wall

A survey by Osterman Research finds many corporations are unable to retain, produce and search through much of their internal data given depending on its age, type and where it’s stored.


Time To Change Your eDiscovery Mindset

Time To Change Your eDiscovery Mindset

Electronic discovery is the most substantive change to the practice of law in more than 100 years, yet many relegate it to the backseat by equating it simply with data and deeming it a litigation support issue.


Court Issues Warning To The Bar Regarding Use Of “Boilerplate” Discovery Objections

Court Issues Warning To The Bar Regarding Use Of “Boilerplate” Discovery Objections

In Liguria Foods, Inc. v. Griffith Laboratories, Inc., Judge Mark Bennett of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa required both plaintiff and defense counsel to show cause why they should not be sanctioned for discovery abuses based on the excessive use of “boilerplate” objections to discovery requests.


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

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

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.


LegalTech 2017: An Overview from eDisclosure Expert Andrew Haslam

LegalTech 2017: An Overview from eDisclosure Expert Andrew Haslam

As you will see, the theme throughout the show (LegalTech 2017), was the use of AI within the legal industry. The overwhelming conference preoccupation with AI meant that there was a bit of a disconnect between the makeup of the exhibition, and the keynotes, briefing sessions, conversations and side events going on during the three days.


Sedona Conference Updating Important eDiscovery Principles

Sedona Conference Updating Important eDiscovery Principles

Four years in development, the latest version of The Sedona Principles has been released by The Sedona Conference for public consideration and comment.