eDiscovery

4 Basic eDiscovery Search Habits to Break

  1) Improper deduping practices When working with data filters within your eDiscovery search strategy, make sure that you only deduplicate your results AFTER running your keyword search. Failure to do this risks inadvertently excluding and missing items that fit your date range but were deduped against earlier copies of the same items outside of…

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6 Security Steps To Take With Laptops, Smartphones, and Flash Drives

Laptops, smartphones, and flash drives save lawyers from packing heavy briefcases stuffed with paperwork. However, this convenience comes with a price — the security risks are substantial. According to William Quick, a sole practitioner in Clayton, MO who teaches and lectures on technology topics, “Identity theft is a mushrooming problem that Congress and the states…

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Considering eDiscovery Options? Understanding Time, Risk, and Cost

Balancing time, risk, and cost in the conduct of electronic discovery continues to be one of the greatest challenges faced by legal professionals today. Technology advances, laws which further define electronically stored information (ESI), and current economic conditions all serve to increase both the importance and complexity of meeting this challenge of “balance”.   With…

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Primer on Data Encryption Part One: (Categorizing the Data)

Data encryption is no longer a luxury add on for law firms ; it’s a requirement. Yet without an effective plan in place, encryption will be incomplete and vulnerable to risk. Encryption methods and practices vary will vary based on the location of your data but we will highlight three location categories for your data: Know…

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Basic Principles to Establish an Information Governance Policy

Information Governance programs are a growing and critical component of how organizations manage their data and records. Understanding information governance and the information lifecycle is important because data impacts all areas of an organization, including regulatory compliance, litigation, continuous improvement processes, IT infrastructure, and business strategies, to name a few. Additionally, an effective information governance…

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eDiscovery Market to Exceed $19 Billion by 2023: P&S Market Research

Article sourced from P&S Market Research via Global Newswire According to a new market research report titled “eDiscovery Market by Component (Software, Service), by Solution (Legal Hold, Early Case Assessment, Data Processing, Technology Assisted Review, Data Production), by Deployment Type (On-Premise, Cloud, Hybrid), by Industry Vertical (Government, Legal, BFSI, Energy & Utilities, Healthcare, IT & Telecom,…

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5 Important Legal Tech Trends

Change in the legal industry is undeniable and accelerating at a great pace. Historically, the legal industry is one of the later industries to adopt technologies but that seems to be changing. Not only is legal tech constant evolving but the amount of big data and different types of data have been on the rise…

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Time To Change Your eDiscovery Mindset

We are living in a world where the lawyer’s job is now to understand where discoverable information is coming from, what form it is in and what new forms of data are out there. It has become more important than ever to keep track of the different sources of emerging ESI. Without having a solid…

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