CorpCast Episode 5: The eDiscovery Big Picture
The Ever-Expanding Scope of Social Media Discovery
Wearable Technology: A Perfect Fit For Litigation
Special Report: The Hot-ish Swag at LegalTech New York 2015
Proposed FRCP Changes: Effect on eDiscovery, RIM & IG (CLE)
IP | Trend: Data in the Cloud is the Next Big Storm?
Data Privacy: The Next Frontier of Corporate Compliance
Two Tips for Inventors Filing Patent Applications
BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)... *Liability and Data Breach Sold Separately
Ralph Ferrara Discusses Private Securities Litigation at PLI
Safeguards against Data Security Breaches (Part Two)
LPOs Stealing Deal Work from Law Firms
Three Key Data Retention Questions
Top 3 Concerns in Data Security
Social Media as Evidence: Challenges & Considerations
Cybersecurity and Data Privacy: Big Data and the Law
Manage your electronic data before facing litigation. Melissa Darigan, Litigation Attorney
5 Things to Consider When You Are Served with a Lawsuit
The traditional duties of a paralegal include drafting documents, scheduling meetings and general attorney support. But the role of paralegals is rapidly evolving. Typical paralegal responsibilities are being augmented or...more
Unless an adversary's entire log clearly falls below the required specificity standard, litigants generally must object to specific log entries rather than challenge the whole log. ...more
In recent headlines, the Office of Personnel Management (“OPM”) has begun notifying millions of federal employees that it may have lost their personal information earlier this month in a data breach.
The data breach...more
In the past few years, a number of courts have issued standing orders or have issued guidelines or forms to govern the production of electronically stored information (ESI). These orders and forms can be found on the courts’...more
Miller v. York Risk Servs. Grp., 2015 WL 3490031 (D. Ariz. June 3, 2015).
In this worker’s compensation case, the plaintiffs moved to compel the defendant to produce Independent Medical Examination (IME) reports,...more
Themis Bar Review, LLC v. Kaplan, Inc., WL 3397877 (S.D. Cal. May 26, 2015).
The defendant served the plaintiff a request for production, seeking documents related to the plaintiff’s pass rate advertising and data...more
Garcia v. Google: “Doubtful” Copyright Ownership Claim in Film Performance Does Not Outweigh First Amendment Right to Free Speech -
Why it matters: In a closely watched case that tests the limits of copyright protection,...more
Fitbug Ltd. v. Fitbit, Inc., 2015 WL 2251257 (N.D. Cal. May 13, 2015).
In this trademark infringement case, two manufacturers of electronic fitness tracking devices disagreed over the bill of costs submitted by the...more
Complying with deadlines in data-intensive discovery and regulatory matters is challenging enough, but when your timeframe and budget is also limited, it can be entirely challenging to identify, collect, review, and produce...more
Exterro was founded with the simple vision that applying the concepts of process optimization and data science to the way companies respond to litigation would drive more successful outcomes at a lower cost. The process part...more
Courts have long grappled with social media in a legal context. The struggle to understand social media issues — and to craft coherent applicable legal policy — renders Crowe v. Marquette Transportation Co. Gulf-Inland, LLC...more
Malone v. Kantner Ingredients, Inc., 2015 WL 1470334 (D. Neb. Mar. 31, 2015).
In this employment dispute, the plaintiffs moved for an order to request production of emails and invoices between the defendants and a...more
Hanwha Azdel, Inc. v. C&D Zodiac, Inc., 2015 WL 1417058 (W.D. Va. Mar. 27, 2015).
In this breach of contract case, the parties disagreed in regards to the amount stated by the defendant in the bill of costs, filed under...more
No Policy? No Problem, The First Circuit Rules In A Coverage Dispute -
Why it matters: This case addresses the standard for pleading a missing insurance policy where the alleged insured, a private educational...more
Home Depot was recently hit with a books-and-records suit in the Delaware Court of Chancery, Frohman v. Home Depot, which seeks documents relating to the giant retailer’s data security breach last September. The plaintiff, a...more
In Crocodile Dundee, a teenager approaches Michael “Mick” Dundee on the streets of New York, seemingly to ask for a light. As Mick complies, the kid pulls out a switchblade and demands his wallet. Though his date suggests...more
Metrics. The word alone sends chills down the spine of most attorneys. But metrics – defined as a standard for measuring something usually with figures or statistics – are often the best way to get to the heart of the most...more
Subpoena issued to eBay pursuant to DMCA, seeking to identify alleged infringers, is deemed valid under express statutory language despite eBay’s pre-subpoena removal of allegedly infringing material in response to related...more
Companies at risk of personal injury or wrongful death litigation in Texas should take note of two bills recently passed by the 84th Texas Legislature, HB 1692 and SB 735.
HB 1692 HB 1692 is intended to curb the practice...more
Love that fitness app you downloaded to your smartphone? Like the idea of having an Apple Watch, Fitbit or some other mobile device helping you stay in shape?
There’s certainly nothing wrong with any of these devices...more
Long anticipated changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure were approved by the United States Supreme Court on April 29, 2015. Absent congressional action, which is not expected, these new rules will take effect...more
The times they are a changin’. A new survey, “BTI Brand Elite 2015: Client Perceptions of the Best-Branded Law Firms,” of 700 Fortune 1000 corporate counsel reveals that more law firms are turning to technology “as a source...more
Stark, C. J. Plaintiffs’ motion for sanctions for discovery misconduct, spoliation, and violation of the court’s September 18 order is granted in part and denied in part. Oral argument took place on July 22, 2014. ...more
Anybody who litigates antitrust cases should pay attention to Procaps v. Patheon, currently pending in the Southern District of Florida. It’s a debacle. Procaps is getting crushed. Morgan Lewis is running circles around...more
On 8 May 2015 David Cameron's Conservatives won an unexpected majority in the House of Commons, bringing an end to the Conservative-Liberal Democrat Coalition that had been in power since 2010. The Liberal...more
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