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Let It Flow

Posted on July 17, 2020

By Darius E. Bennett, Esq. “What wants to happen?”                         — Eileen McNamara That wise query originated with the mother of a dear friend. It was proposed in the context of my friend –her daughter– insistently swimming during her younger years against the unyielding current of life. As with koi in Japanese culture, swimming upstream Continue Reading »

The 4 Key Components of a Successful Proof of Concept Test

Posted on July 16, 2020

By Jennifer Bantelman De-Risking an Enterprise Software Purchase There are a lot of exciting things happening in legal technology, and you have finally made the case to start taking advantage of them. Whether you are ready to replace broken, clunky, or arcane systems or upgrade from a manual process, this is sure to be an Continue Reading »

Shifting Gears: eDiscovery Business Confidence during COVID-19

Posted on July 13, 2020

While the respondents to this quarter’s eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey increased their optimism for the upcoming six months, they also recognized that budget constraints will have an outsized impact on activity.  According to the editor of Complex Discovery, Rob Robinson, originator of the survey in 2016: The results of this summer eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey Continue Reading »

Barrier for Contract Companies to Enter E-Discovery Isn’t Tech, But Inertia and Culture

Posted on July 9, 2020

Contract management and eDiscovery teams share some underlying technology and processes, and the use cases and environmental factors are radically different. Frank Ready of Legaltech News looks at the landscape to inquire about how easy it may or may not be for contract management companies to enter the eDiscovery space, hypothesizing that “contract tech vendors Continue Reading »

EDRM Partners with Doug Austin of eDiscovery Today Blog to Present a Monthly Case Law Webinar Series

Posted on July 9, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS, July 9, 2020 — Setting the global standards for e-discovery, the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) is pleased to celebrate its global advisory council leader, Doug Austin’s new monthly webinar series focused on e-discovery case law. EDRM is a foundational sponsor of Doug Austin’s eDiscovery Today blog along with Craig Ball, president of Craig D. Ball, Continue Reading »

Resist Change and You’ll Invite Your Own Suffering

Posted on July 7, 2020

By Darius E. Bennett, Esq. While reading this passage –part of his final letter to his daughter– one senses Ashe’s patience and worry, as well as a sense of urgency and fatherly insistence. He references, and leans heavily on, Maya Angelou’s poem On the Pulse of Morning to teach the lessons of “a rock, a Continue Reading »

The Electronic Discovery Reference Model’s CEO Mary Mack Interviewed by CEOCFO Magazine

Posted on July 7, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS, July 7, 2020 – Setting the global standards for e-discovery, The Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) is pleased to announce that Mary Mack, CEO and chief legal technologist, is honored to have been interviewed by CEOCFO magazine. Mary Mack leads the global project-based organization EDRM and is known for her skills in relationship- and community-building Continue Reading »

Nickl and Evans on the Differences between Data Breach and Litigation Reviews

Posted on July 1, 2020

Ralph Nickl, CEO of Canopy Software, an EDRM Partner, and eDiscovery expert, Brian Evans, recruited by Lighthouse after over a decade at Norton Rose Fulbright, are publishing a three part series entitled, 9 Differences between Data Breach and Litigation Reviews. While many believe that eDiscovery systems and processes can be leveraged for data breach reporting without Continue Reading »

COVID-19 Summer 2020 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey Open

Posted on June 30, 2020

ComplexDiscovery has opened their flagship survey, the quarterly eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey, to responses.  The nineteenth quarterly survey is the second such survey in the current pandemic.  Rob Robinson, principal analyst at ComplexDiscovery, said: The current global coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to alter life as we know it. It also continues to alter Continue Reading »

HaystackID Recognized by Chambers for eDiscovery Litigation Support Expertise

Posted on June 29, 2020

2020 Chambers Litigation Support Guide Highlights HaystackID and HaystackID Vice President and General Counsel Ashish Prasad as Leading Advisors in eDiscovery WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 29, 2020 – HaystackID, a specialized eDiscovery services firm that helps corporations and law firms find, listen to, and learn from data when facing complex, data-intensive investigations and litigation, today highlighted that Continue Reading »