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5 Ediscovery Challenges For Slack Data and How Technology Can Help

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When collecting electronically stored information (ESI) for ediscovery during litigation, it’s essential to realize that each data source carries unique challenges. So the first step in any ediscovery process, especially when...more

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[Webinar] Mastering Ediscovery for Slack, MS Teams, and Other Collaboration Apps - August 30th, 12:00 pm CT

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Organizations of all sizes have turned to modern, internal collaboration tools even more over the last three years. While these apps help businesses run more efficiently, they present new data discovery challenges and risks. ...more

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Northern District of California Continues its Saga with § 101 Challenges

In a dispute related to technologies covering instant messaging systems, Ginegar LLC (“Ginegar”) sued Slack Technologies, Inc. (“Slack”) for infringing two of its patents. Slack moved to dismiss under Rule 12(b)(6), arguing...more

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Ediscovery, Remote Work, and the Rise of Collaboration Apps

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Even before the COVID-19 Pandemic in 2020, collaboration app (e.g. Slack) usage was on the rise for internal enterprise communications, with the market share increasing from around seven billion U.S. dollars in 2015 to nearly...more

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Do You Have to Archive Slack Data for Regulatory Compliance?

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Is your organization required to archive its communications to comply with the laws, rules, and regulations that govern your industry? If so, the shift to remote work and the new business communications technologies like...more

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Remote Work Brings New E-Discovery Challenges

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Whether prepared to do so or not, companies suddenly shifted to remote work in 2020 with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic to help keep workers safe and keep business operations moving. In the two years that have...more

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[Webinar] 2021 Survey Results: The State of Collaboration Data & Corporate Readiness - December 7th, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST

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ACEDS and Hanzo have partnered once again to survey the market on the use of collaboration data for discovery and litigation. During this webinar, we will be sharing the latest results from this year’s benchmark survey. In...more

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Ninth Circuit Holds that Purchasers of Unregistered Shares in Slack’s Direct Listing May Bring Securities Act Claims

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Ninth Circuit Holds that Purchasers of Unregistered Shares in Slack’s Direct Listing May Bring Securities Act Claims; Small Class of Crypto Purchasers Recommended for Certification; Tether to Pay $41 Million to Settle...more

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Webinar Recap: Three Things You Need to Know About Slack’s New Legal Hold

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If your organization uses Slack for business communications, how are you preserving Slack data for potential litigation? Until this year, there was only one way to guarantee the preservation of Slack data: by collecting it...more

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[Webinar] Ediscovery Considerations for Managing Cloud-Based Applications: Slack, Teams, and Zoom - November 17th, 1:00 pm - 2:00...

As businesses shift away from single-suite software and embrace best-of-breed cloud applications such as Slack, Microsoft Teams, and Zoom, data volume continues to grow at an accelerated rate. This poses new challenges for...more

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Legal Holds in Slack: Should You Collect Data to Preserve It or Preserve in Place?

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A head-to-head match—and the winner is … Ediscovery can feel like a fight sometimes, with every choice feeling like a struggle: when do you initiate a legal hold? Which custodians are subject to that hold? What data do you...more

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Securities Litigation Update: Divided Ninth Circuit Permits Direct-Listing Investors to Assert Securities Act Claims, Despite...

On September 20, 2021, in Pirani v. Slack Technologies, Inc., a divided panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that investors who purchase stock in a “direct listing”—in which pre-existing shares are...more

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Maintaining Data Security Through Slack Legal Hold: Minimizing Risks and Costs

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Managing data preservation for ediscovery requires walking on a knife’s edge. As soon as you can reasonably anticipate a litigation matter, you must rapidly identify and preserve any relevant data. But between litigation...more

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Collection Best Practices - How Multifaceted Software Has Changed E-Discovery

As our work force has shifted to mobile and remote working practices (a trend in place before COVID, which only accelerated during the pandemic), businesses have turned to collaborative messaging tools such as Slack and...more

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Applying Data Retention Policies to Slack Data

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Be honest: does your office look like this? There are two basic approaches to managing stuff of all kinds, from paper and digital files to clothing and personal items: are you more of a maximalist who keeps everything or a...more

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Slack Now Supports Preserve-in-Place Ediscovery

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How much data is your organization obligated to preserve for ediscovery in a pending or anticipated litigation matter? What steps should you take to preserve that data?...more

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[Webinar] Three Things You Need To Know About Slack’s New Legal Hold - October 28th, 10:00 am PT

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Placing defensible legal holds on Slack data has always required collecting the data to an external repository to preserve it while maintaining information governance policies, until now. Slack has added the ability to create...more

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Ninth Circuit’s Slack Decision Forges New Ground for Securities Act Liability Related to Direct Listings

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The decision appears to create a new rule for determining standing to bring Securities Act claims in the context of direct listings. The Slack Direct Listing Decision - On September 20, 2021, the US Court of Appeals...more

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Apple’s Restriction of Employee Slacking Likely Unlawful

Verge reported last week that Apple banned employees from creating a Slack channel to discuss pay equity at the company. Apple claims that the channel violated its terms of use for its Slack channels, stating, “Slack channels...more

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Wrapping Up Hanzo’s Innovate UK Grant: Using Artificial Intelligence to Identify Misbehaviour in Slack

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As we look back on the six-month grant funding Hanzo received from Innovate UK’s Sustainable Innovation Fund, we’re excited by the progress we’ve made and the new paths we have before us. If you missed my earlier posts, the...more

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Case Law Summary: Context Is Crucial for Interpreting Messages in Ediscovery

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Imagine you’re working on a relatively straightforward litigation matter involving a contract. You’ve agreed that “delivery” is a key search term for discovery. But as you’re reviewing your opponent’s production, you come...more

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[Webinar] Collect Once Use Many: Cost-Effective Approaches For Ediscovery of Collaborative Data - August 18th, 1:00 pm EDT

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Corporate legal teams traditionally respond to ediscovery demands with a matter-centric collections approach. It seems logical; put a custodian on hold, collect their data to preserve it, and you’re off to the races....more

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Compliance With Data Privacy Laws: Are You Prepared for Data Requests That Implicate Slack?

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In the last few years, data privacy laws and regulations have been big news. Much of the coverage—including one of our recent blog posts—concerned website compliance. Companies scrambled to post notices and forms on their...more

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[Virtual Conference] eDiscovery Summer Refresher 2.0 - Session Five: Hot Topics in eDiscovery: 2021 Case Law Update - August 11th,...

2021 has already ushered in a number of eDiscovery developments that clients and counsel should be aware of. These developments include new trends regarding the increasing incidence of court-ordered forensic exams, whether...more

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Webinar Recap: Get the Most Out of Your Slack Early Case Assessment

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One of the keys to managing the cost of ediscovery—and litigation more broadly—is effective early case assessment (ECA). When you can quickly and accurately predict the future of a case, you’re more likely to, as Kenny Rogers...more

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