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Zero to Sixty in Ediscovery: The Value of On- and Off-the-Job Training

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Ricky Brooman, CEDS, Litigation Support Project Manager at Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP, discusses specialized ediscovery training, low-tech workflow hacks, building an ediscovery A-team, and embracing creativity and soft...more

Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley

Document Production — Look Before You Leap

In eDiscovery, look before you leap! You have filed a lawsuit and you are set for a “meet & greet” conference with opposing counsel(s) to review and agree on discovery. What should you expect from opposing counsel and their...more

CloudNine

A Second State Now Has Approved a Technology CLE Requirement for its Lawyers: eDiscovery Trends

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In 2016, Florida became the first state to mandate technology training for lawyers, when it adopted a rule requiring lawyers to complete three hours of CLE every three years “in approved technology programs.” Then, back in...more

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Managing a Foreign Language Document Review (Without Being Able to Speak Japanese!)

Here is a replay of a conversation I had at the start of my first foreign language document review: - Me: I think I see some inconsistencies in the coding and I have run a search on a phrase to find these documents. I do not...more

CloudNine

Will Lawyers Ever Embrace Technology?: eDiscovery Best Practices, Part Four

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...What are Some Good Resources to Help Lawyers Improve their Technology Expertise? Craig Ball once made a great point in responding to a post of mine about educating lawyers when he said “We not only need to persuade...more

Zapproved LLC

Court Denies Sanctions for Eleventh-Hour Multimillion-Page Production

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Murphy v. Piper, Civ. In this class action, the court denied sanctions for a late-stage 2.5 million-page document production. None of that discovery was irrelevant or nonresponsive, making this a case of “be careful what you...more

Association of Certified E-Discovery...

Celebrating E-Discovery Day with Mary Mack

E-Discovery, as most people know, is a relatively young branch of legal practice. Depending on matters of definition, one could reasonably argue that it’s: ...12 years old, dating to the 2006 FRCP Amendments ...15...more

CloudNine

Will Lawyers Ever Embrace Technology?: eDiscovery Best Practices

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Editor’s Note: Tom O’Connor is a nationally known consultant, speaker, and writer in the field of computerized litigation support systems. He has also been a great addition to our webinar program, participating with me on...more

Association of Certified E-Discovery...

Combining Processes & Technology to Make eDiscovery a Standard Business Procedure

eDiscovery has become a well-established industry, having been used in litigation for nearly two decades now. And whether we want to admit it or not, nearly every case filed has a potential eDiscovery element. So, what do you...more

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Crafting Effective ESI Agreements

With the proliferation of workplace and personal electronically stored information (“ESI”) these days, it may be a scary proposition for any litigant to deal with the preservation, collection, review, and production of this...more

Epiq

New York Court Encourages Attorneys to Use TAR for Document Review

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Attorneys across the country use technology assisted review (“TAR”) to streamline and manage document review, which is the most time consuming aspect of litigation because of the high volume of data that organizations...more

CloudNine

Survey Says! Predictive Coding Technologies and Protocols Survey Results: eDiscovery Trends

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Last week, I discussed the predictive coding survey that Rob Robinson was conducting on his Complex Discovery site (along with the overview of key predictive coding related terms. The results are in and here are some of the...more

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

And the Award for Review Process Improvement Goes to… Conceptual Analytics!

While many litigation departments are familiar with structured analytics such as e-mail threading and near duplicate analysis, a powerful supplement that need not be forgotten is conceptual analytics. ...more

BakerHostetler

E-discovery, the Cloud and Blockchain – How New Practices May Require a ‘Back to School’ Approach

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The practice of e-discovery has always incorporated considerations of new and emerging technologies as well as related attorney competence. With the advent of cloud services and significant use by clients, e-discovery...more

Epiq

FRE 902 Digital Evidence

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As the world continues to evolve electronically, it oftentimes seems like the courts take longer to catch up. This past December lawmakers took another step into the digital age by amending Federal Rule of Evidence (“FRE”)...more

Baker Donelson

Calling All Professionals to Passionate eDiscovery – Part Two

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As a lawyer, I attend many, many conferences. On my last conference road trip, I was grabbing dinner at the end of the evening and catching up on my basketball news at the hotel restaurant. ...more

Foley & Lardner LLP

eDiscovery Update including AI for Technology Assisted Review

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..Any judge who begins an opinion about ediscovery with a quote from Donald Rumsfeld (of all people!), and then tosses in a reference to Marge from The Simpsons while quieting lawyers’ fears of technology by noting that...more

Zapproved LLC

Bridging the Gap: How To Translate Between Legal and IT

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Chances are, you’ve experienced some version of this exchange: What IT said: “No problem! We can absolutely collect all the data from that unauthorized application that nobody knew Employee Y was using for work...more

Association of Certified E-Discovery...

57 Ways to Leave Your (Linear) Lover – A Case Study on Using Insight Predict to Find Relevant Documents Without SME Training

A Big Four accounting firm with offices in Tokyo recently asked Catalyst to demonstrate the effectiveness of Insight Predict, technology assisted review (TAR) based on continuous active learning (CAL), on a Japanese language...more

CloudNine

One ALSP Exits, Another Prepares to Enter: eDiscovery Trends

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The topic of Alternative Legal Services Providers (ALSPs) is always an interesting one, with considerable discussion at this year’s Legaltech® New York conference and my colleague, Tom O’Connor, recently wrote a white paper...more

Esquire Deposition Solutions, LLC

Federal Evidence Rules Finally Catch up to Digital Evidence Avalanche

Digital evidence has effectively changed every aspect of the modern courtroom and litigation process. We constantly communicate electronically in our daily lives by texting, emailing, and using social media – and there’s an...more

Farrell Fritz, P.C.

Consider Document Clustering To Increase Efficiency And Accuracy In Review Projects

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When tasked with a document review project, there are various analytic tools available to streamline the process in order to improve efficiency and accuracy. We’ve already discussed certain of these tools (see April 26 post...more

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

The Finer Points of Deduplication

For many e-discovery professionals, deduplication is one part of the data processing workflow that is veiled in mystery despite being an integral part of the process. There are many ways to perform deduplication and each...more

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Technology Assisted Review: Or, How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love a Computer Program (PART ONE)

PART ONE: This is part one of a series on my journey to appreciating TAR. Be on the lookout for part two in the coming weeks. Recently, I (Russ Beets) began work on a complex litigation case that had millions of documents...more

CloudNine

eDiscovery for the Rest of Us: eDiscovery Best Practices

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...With the high number of eDiscovery vendors and the huge amount of ED conferences, webinars and seminars, you might ask why we would talk about eDiscovery for “the rest of us”. eDiscovery was initially seen as the exclusive...more

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