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What Is Discovery and Why Is It Important for Your Divorce Case?

In litigation, discovery is a crucial part of every case presented to the courts. In civil proceedings, documentation is necessary to support claims. In a divorce, a party may present documentation of income, financial...more


[Webinar] Setting Your Sails in eDiscovery: Industry Pros’ Tips for Career Advancement - June 26th, 12:00 pm EDT

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Did you ever imagine a career in eDiscovery as you accepted your high school diploma? Probably not. Yet, here we are, navigating the thrilling twists and turns of a dynamic and ever-evolving industry where we can enact change...more

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Moving Firms? How to Take Your eDiscovery Cases With You

Let’s say you’re moving, or about to move, firms, or maybe even starting your own practice. But your cases don’t stop just because your office is changing venues and many of those cases involve eDiscovery.  So how do you...more

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[Webinar] Building the Case: Get Buy-In to Minimize Data Across Your Organization - June 6th, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

In today's data-driven world, effectively managing data not only ensures compliance with numerous privacy laws but also enhances operational efficiency and reduces risk. "Building the Case: Get Buy-In to Minimize Data Across...more

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[Webinar] Leaping Forward: Evolving ESI Protocols Series, Part III - June 6th, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

Midwest ACEDS Chapters are thrilled to bring a fantastic panel of judges together for an insightful discussion moderated by David Horrigan of Relativity. In previous sessions, we have discussed challenges derived from...more


This Week in eDiscovery: Legal Departments Drowning in Discovery Requests; Proportionality in Metadata Log Production

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Every week, the Array team reviews the latest news and analysis about the evolving field of eDiscovery to bring you the topics and trends you need to know. This week’s post covers the week of May 6-12. Here’s what’s...more

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[Webinar] Empowering eDiscovery Investigations with Data from the Cloud - June 4th, 10:00 am PDT

Cloud-based mobile device data is rapidly becoming more and more key to eDiscovery cases. 90% of investigators say that cloud-based forensic tools will become key in the future as more unique evidence moves to the cloud...more

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[Webinar] Important eDiscovery Case Law Decisions for May - May 30th, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

Our latest six eDiscovery case law rulings MAY be our best ever! See what I did there? Our May 2024 monthly webinar of cases covered by the eDiscovery Today blog discusses disputes related to prolonged lack of cooperation in...more

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[Webinar] Master Class: Navigating the Legal Landscape with Generative AI - May 30th, 10:00 am PST

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Since its debut in late 2022, ChatGPT has been hailed as a revolutionary technology with transformative potential, especially within the legal sector. Fast forward to today, and GPT, Claude, and other Large Language Models...more

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[Webinar] Unique Journeys of eDiscovery! - May 21st, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT

Three trailblazing women share their stories, and an anecdote or two, on what got them started and has keep them on their journeys of eDiscovery. We’ll also hear about some of their wins and challenges along the way, as well...more

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Leveraging Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence to Streamline Compliance Investigations

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In the ever-evolving business operations landscape, the early identification and containment of compliance risks has become a paramount concern for organizations worldwide. As someone deeply involved in both government and...more


Evaluating eDiscovery Providers: 10 Essential Considerations

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Litigation teams frequently re-evaluate eDiscovery providers due to evolving needs. Burgeoning technology, financial stability, ongoing quality issues, mergers and acquisitions, capacity limitations, security concerns, and...more

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Evidence that AI Expert Panels Could Soon Replace Human Panelists, or is this just an Art Deco Hallucination? – Part One of Two

Say goodbye to the traditional panel of experts, the ones routinely featured at educational events and conferences worldwide. Say hello to new panels of AI experts: panels in your pocket that you can call upon anytime,...more

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AI in Legal Discovery and Research

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The buzzword of “artificial intelligence” (AI) is everywhere. And in the legal industry, it’s being touted as the breakthrough we’ve been waiting for to revolutionize how legal research and discovery are performed....more

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Judge Cisneros Sets Much Needed Standards for the Production of Hyperlinked Files in eDiscovery

Hyperlinked files within electronic communications pose three significant challenges in ediscovery that had been previously unanswered by a thorough judicial analysis: 1) whether a hyperlinked file is an “attachment” that...more

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An Epilog: 4 Things You Never Wanted to Hear + 8 Lessons & a Dispute Over Revealing Recipients of Litigation Hold Notices, All in...

I have posted five blogs – – with links below – – on In Re: Social Media Adolescent Addiction/Personal Injury Products Liability Litigation, 2024 WL 1786293 (N.D. Cal. Feb. 20, 2024), subsequent opinion, 2024 WL 1808607 (N.D....more


April 2024 HSR Transactions: Examining the Impact on Cybersecurity and eDiscovery Practices

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In the first quarter of 2024, the U.S. economy demonstrated a moderated growth rate of 1.6 percent in real GDP, marking a slowdown from the 3.4 percent growth observed in the last quarter of 2023. Despite this deceleration,...more

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[Webinar] How Legal Must Mitigate Risk in Today's Dangerous and Changing Data Landscape - May 23rd, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

One of the biggest challenges facing in-house legal teams is the ever-changing data landscape. The amount of structured and unstructured data has exploded over the last five years making legal and privacy activities more...more


This Week in eDiscovery: Issues with Email Threading and More

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Every week, the Array team reviews the latest news and analysis about the evolving field of eDiscovery to bring you the topics and trends you need to know. This week’s post covers the week of April 29-May 5. Here’s what’s...more

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[Event] eDiscovery: Generative AI and the AI ​​Act - May 30th, Amsterdam, Netherlands

On May 30, the Benelux department of ACEDS (Association of Certified eDiscovery Specialists) is organizing an exclusive event in Amsterdam. Are you interested in the latest developments in the field of artificial...more

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[Webinar] ESI and Crimes: Catching Criminals and Protecting Rights - May 22nd, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

Electronic information in various forms is now a common feature in the investigation and prosecution of crimes. The search for and use of that information presents issues under the Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Amendments as well...more


The 2024 ESI Risk Management & Litigation Readiness Report

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New study finds legal departments struggling to manage electronically stored information (ESI), resulting in delays and fines. Review the key findings from the 2024 ESI Risk Management & Litigation Readiness Report....more


When is a Discovery Program Ready for Gen AI?

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Gen AI is a hot topic. It has the potential to help legal teams enhance efficiencies and reduce costs. Emerging discovery-related Gen AI applications include early case assessment, document review, document summarization, and...more


Navigating Cost and Proportionality in eDiscovery: A Business Perspective

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In the evolving landscape of digital information, eDiscovery has become an essential aspect of legal processes, serving as a crucial tool for uncovering relevant evidence in litigation. However, with the rapid growth of...more

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[Webinar] Rise of the Machines III: Mastering AI Implementation for Legal Excellence - May 21st, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

Join us for the third installment of our groundbreaking webinar series, "Rise of the Machines". In previous sessions, retired Judge Ralph Artigliere, together with CodexTen’s pioneers Shawn Arnold and Clayton Romero,...more

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