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You Can Take It With You: Bringing An E-Discovery Case To Your New Firm

Congratulations: you have a new job with a new firm and your client with the “e-Discovery case” wants to come with you, the only “e-Discovery” expert lawyer that it trusts to represent it. But it may not be as simple as...more

Embedded Metadata: Out of Sight, Out of Mind

Most of us have created a new file using an old one as a template. Although we save the file under a separate, new name, the embedded metadata from the old file, such as tracked changes or comments in Microsoft Word,...more

Some Considerations when Preparing to Try a Property Damage Subrogation Case in the Age of CSI

Recent criminal trials turned national media events, such as the Trayvon Martin and Casey Anthony trials, have highlighted modern jurors’ expectations for forensic evidence. Commentators have termed jurors’ expectations for...more

Second Time Around: Inheriting an E-Discovery Case

If you are your client’s second counsel, make them wish they had hired you in the first place. Inheriting an e-Discovery matter is rife with opportunities for retreading your predecessor’s mistakes and can be a minefield...more

5 eDiscovery Trends to Watch in 2014

For a new year perspective, we asked the team at Kroll Ontrack what they considered as trends to watch in eDiscovery in 2014. Here's what we heard back...more

Simplify and Emphasize in Litigation Graphics

In oral argument, a litigator has very limited time—she needs to hit the high points and move on. She must communicate enough information to convince the judge or jury of her argument, yet must avoid getting mired in...more

Sipping From the Fire Hose: Techniques for Managing E-Discovery and Evidence in Litigation

On Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at noon Pacific Time, I will present a webinar for SFTLA entitled “Sipping From the Fire Hose: Techniques for Managing E-Discovery and Evidence in Litigation.” If you are reading this post before...more

A Quick Pulse on the State of Ediscovery

Recently, while digging through pages of informational content on the state of electronic discovery, two things became abundantly clear: first, litigation costs are on the rise as “Big Data” continues to get bigger, and...more

Animating the Hypothetical Negotiation of a Reasonable Royalty in Patent Litigation

Good litigation graphics convey a message quickly and clearly. The example animation in today’s post supports an argument that plaintiff’s claim for a “reasonable royalty” in a patent case was unreasonable because the claim...more

Weekly eDiscovery Top Story Digest - September 4, 2013

Compiled by @ComplexD from online public domain resources, provided for your review/use is this week’s update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and...more

Every Lawyer is a Technologist: Take a Step Back to Take the First Step Forward

Don't be entirely distracted or frightened by emerging technologies and their effect on the practice of law. Lawyers already use technology every day even if they never turn on a computer. Technology is not just computers...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – February 20, 2013

Recognized nationally in Forbes’ Law and Technology Blog as a leading source of trusted eDiscovery information, Orange Legal Technologies’ Unfiltered Orange newsletter is published weekly to provide legal and technology...more

LPOs Stealing Deal Work from Law Firms  [Video]

Feb. 8 (Bloomberg Law) -- Legal process outsourcers (LPOs) and other alternative legal service providers are beginning to take the bread-and-butter of large law firms -- handling whole mergers and acquisitions, not just the...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – January 23, 2013

Recognized nationally in Forbes’ Law and Technology Blog as a leading source of trusted eDiscovery information, Orange Legal Technologies’ Unfiltered Orange newsletter is published weekly to provide legal and technology...more

OCA Proposes Amendments To Extend The Discussion Of E-Discovery Issues To Non-Commercial Division Cases

In a memorandum issued on January 7, 2013, the New York Office of Court Administration (“OCA”) proposed amendments to both the Uniform Rules of the Trial Courts (22 NYCRR § 202.12(b) and (c)(3)) and the Rules of the...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – January 9, 2013

Recognized nationally in Forbes’ Law and Technology Blog as a leading source of trusted eDiscovery information, Orange Legal Technologies’ Unfiltered Orange newsletter is published weekly to provide legal and technology...more

The end of do-it-yourself eDiscovery

Recent revelations about the Casey Anthony trial demonstrate that the exclusive reliance on keyword searches compounded by do-it-yourself ediscovery can undermine your case. ...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – Special Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder

Technology Assisted Review - Backgrounder Compilation of Articles: February 1 - December 7, 2012 With the increased interest from the legal community on the eDiscovery technique of technology assisted review, provided...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – November 21, 2012

Highlighted in Forbes’ Law & Technology Blog as one of Eight Great Law & Technology Resources, Orange Legal Technologies’ Unfiltered Orange Weekly eDiscovery News Updates provide readers with a trusted compilation of key...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – November 7, 2012

Highlighted in Forbes’ Law & Technology Blog as one of Eight Great Law & Technology Resources, Orange Legal Technologies’ Unfiltered Orange Weekly eDiscovery News Updates provide readers with a trusted compilation of key...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – October 31, 2012

Highlighted in Forbes’ Law & Technology Blog as one of Eight Great Law & Technology Resources, Orange Legal Technologies’ Unfiltered Orange Weekly eDiscovery News Updates provide readers with a trusted compilation of key...more

Lessons from ABOTA Masters in Trial: Cutting-Edge Techniques for 21st Century Evidentiary Issues

We are in the midst of a big data explosion. E-discovery, metadata, black box data, cell phone records, social media … the list goes on and on. Last Friday at the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Masters in Trial in...more

Divorce in the Cloud - Attorney and Client Caveats in Cloud Computing and Electronic Evidence

What is Cloud computing? Particularly for attorneys, who are generally not from math and science backgrounds, this is a difficult concept for a layperson to get her head around. From basic definition, to how it may be...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – October 24, 2012

Highlighted in Forbes’ Law & Technology Blog as one of Eight Great Law & Technology Resources, Orange Legal Technologies’ Unfiltered Orange Weekly eDiscovery News Updates provide readers with a trusted compilation of key...more

Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – October 10, 2012

Highlighted in Forbes’ Law & Technology Blog as one of Eight Great Law & Technology Resources, Orange Legal Technologies’ Unfiltered Orange Weekly eDiscovery News Updates provide readers with a trusted compilation of key...more

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