December 3rd, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST
2020 has been a challenging year to say the least! With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, law firms, corporate legal teams, ALSPs, and the courts have all had to make adjustments. As we come to the end of the year, it’s important to consider how these changes will affect the industry for 2021 and beyond.
Join us for this eDiscovery Day webinar, co-sponsored with ACEDS, to hear industry leaders Brad Blickstein and Michael Quartararo discuss the past year and what may lie ahead.
In this webinar we will discuss:
- The effect of remote work on the legal industry
- Significant Rulings and Laws in 2020
- Changes to eDiscovery Workflow / Technology
- How to Prepare for 2021
Founder and Principal
Brad Blickstein is a legal industry futurist. He has been studying, analyzing and reporting on how legal services are purchased and delivered for nearly 30 years. As the creator and publisher of seminal research on trends in law department operations, The Annual Law Department Survey, and as a co-founder of the industry’s first independent publication focused exclusively on law departments, Brad is widely regarded as the authority in these areas.
Founder and principal of Blickstein Group, the leading industry intelligence firm focused on helping legal service providers better understand and serve their clients and providing information about law departments and legal operations.
- Co-head of Baretz+Brunelle’s NewLaw practice group.
- Creator of the Annual Law Department Operations Survey, now in its 12th year, the largest survey of the Fortune 1000 focused on legal operations.
- Publisher and head researcher of the Legal AI Efficacy Report – the first comprehensive analysis of the efficacy of artificial intelligence-powered legal technology products.
- Co-founder of Corporate Legal Times (now Inside Counsel) and leader of a management buyout of the publication.
- Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management.
Mike Quartararo, CEDS
Mike Quartararo is the President of the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS), which provides training and certification in e-discovery to the legal community. He is the author of the 2016 book Project Management in Electronic Discovery and has been successfully consulting in information governance, e-discovery, project management and legal technology for two decades, including 10-year stints at both Skadden Arps and Stroock. He is a certified Project Management Professional and a Certified E-Discovery Specialist. He frequently writes and speaks on e-discovery, legal operations, project management and technology topics.
Jim Gill is an award winning eDiscovery / Legal Technology writer and blogger and is currently Content Chief at Ipro.