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Navigating Through Uncertain Times in e-Discovery – Challenges and Opportunities

Posted on June 26, 2020

By Marcin Wojtczak, Chief Strategy Officer at Relativity At the first-ever virtual Relativity Fest London, I had the chance to hear the diverse perspectives of four e-discovery experts who discussed challenges and opportunities facing the industry and how their experiences serving their clients in a time of unprecedented uncertainty has shaped their new normal. I’ve shared Continue Reading »

Know What Ya Got: 5 Forensic Challenges as the Pandemic Continues

Posted on June 25, 2020

Marc Zamsky, COO, and Rick Garcia, Director of Forensics for EDRM Guardian Partner, Compliance, somehow managed to link 80’s glam rock with BYOD and the co-mingling of personal and corporate data. Zamsky and Garcia leave the reader with concrete steps to take, including being mindful of the confidentiality and security implications of handing down devices in Continue Reading »

Stretch Yourself!

Posted on June 19, 2020

By Darius E. Bennett, Esq. Terence was a playwright during the time of the Roman Republic who had originally been brought to Rome as a slave, from what is now considered North Africa. His owner, Terentius Lucanus, saw his humanity, educated him, and later freed him. Terence went on to author multiple plays with broad-ranging Continue Reading »

5 Tips for Implementing In-House Document Review

Posted on June 19, 2020

By Meg McLaughlin, Sr. Manager of Product and Content Marketing, Zapproved Pop quiz: Which is growing faster – corporate data volumes or ediscovery expenses? Trick question! The answer doesn’t matter, because they are each skyrocketing, and legal teams are on the hook for both. As data storage becomes virtually limitless and new workplace technologies emerge, Continue Reading »

Protest Resource Page: Bail Funds and Pro Bono Attorneys

Posted on June 19, 2020

In honor of Juneteenth 2020, EDRM is hosting this page listing resources for bail and for pro bono legal services for the protests that have emerged after the killing of George Floyd as our nation shifts toward community based policing and accountability.  We are grateful to Darius E. Bennett, Esq. for his research into this Continue Reading »

Benchmark Survey on Remote Work Practices from ComplianceDS

Posted on June 15, 2020

EDRM Guardian Partner, ComplianceDS, is collating a survey on remote work practices (WFH). Compliance does not require you to identify yourself to take the survey unless you would like a copy of the results.  Many of our contributors are curious about how other organizations are handling remote work and work from home.  This short, five question Continue Reading »

The Power and Far-Reaching Consequences of Words

Posted on June 12, 2020

By Darius E. Bennett, Esq. In his acclaimed “practical guide to personal freedom,” don Miguel Ruíz advises, “Being impeccable with your word is not using the word against yourself.” The idea is to speak words that represent who you are, understanding that you are responsible for how your words ramify. If you gossip about a Continue Reading »

The Comprehensive Guide to Preservation Plans

Posted on June 11, 2020

By Meg McLaughlin, Sr. Manager of Product and Content Marketing, Zapproved Using Best Practices to Improve Outcomes We get that recommended “best practices” can sound great in theory, but corporate legal teams are busy, and carving out time to implement these frameworks can feel out of reach. That’s why we try to focus on key Continue Reading »

EDRM Announces Divergent Language Solutions as Newest Partner

Posted on June 8, 2020

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, UNITED STATES, June 4, 2020 / — Setting the global standards for e-discovery, the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) is pleased to announce Divergent Language Solutions as its newest partner. Among the EDRM opportunities and resources available to partners like Divergent LS are the ability to connect, network and contribute via EDRM projects Continue Reading »

Remote eDiscovery: Pandemic Accommodation or Improvement

Posted on June 8, 2020

Figuring out how to effectively work remotely is no longer a choice By David Greetham With the advancement of the COVID-19 pandemic, working remotely (and the associated challenges of a distributed workforce) have leapt to the forefront. Many legal departments and law firms were simply not organized or resourced for employees working from home with Continue Reading »