Archive for August 2008

Is E-Discovery overwhelming the American Justice System?

Interesting article in the most recent Economist that asserts “A deluge of electronic information may overwhelm American civil justice” The article’s author points out that it was not long ago when “In the rare event that electronic evidence was requested, 100 gigabytes (GB) was considered a large amount.” Today, “almost every case involves e-discovery and…

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Managing E-Discovery: The CIO Perspective

  Today’s online version of Computerworld includes some good insight for IT managers and executives regarding the growing role of E-Discovery in their roles. Author Benjamin Barnett describes a “call to arms in an electronic discovery battle” for IT professionals. His top 3 rules: Rule 1: Managing e-discovery is now part of your job. Rule…

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Tech Firms Pitch Tools For Sifting Legal Records

  In case you missed it, last Friday the Wall Street Journal published a great article about the rise of technology solutions being created and pitched to companies who are feeling overwhelmed by the growing demands of e-discovery. It is interesting to see how law firms are positioning themselves in this development. It seems to…

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Welcome to our Litigation Support Sentinel Blog

  If you’re reading this post, it means that you have found the new Litigation Support Sentinel Blog – published by the ALC Legal Technologies family of companies and professionals. We plan to use this space to help keep our partners, clients and employees apprised of new developments within the litigation support industry as well…

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