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Evaluating 2015 Rule 26 Discovery-Proportionality Amendments and Bolch-Duke Guidelines and Best Practices

Posted on October 12, 2018

Details to Come June 20-21, 2019 Washington, D.C.

EDRM & Exterro Release New E-Discovery Maturity Quiz

Posted on September 6, 2018

EDRM & Exterro Release New E-Discovery Maturity Quiz By taking this quiz, legal professionals can easily benchmark and assess their organization’s e-discovery process maturity in just 10 minutes PORTLAND, Ore., September 6, 2018 – Exterro® Inc., the preferred provider of software specifically designed for in-house legal and IT teams at Global 2000 and AmLaw 200 Continue Reading »

Request for Comment: TAR Guidelines

Posted on May 18, 2018

Request for Comment May 18, 2018 – EDRM and the Bolch Judicial Institute at Duke Law are seeking comments from the bench, bar, and public on a preliminary draft of Technology Assisted Review (TAR) Guidelines. Nearly 50 volunteer lawyers, e-discovery experts, software developers, scholars and judges worked on this draft under the auspices of EDRM. A Continue Reading »

EDRM GDPR team releases paper clarifying privacy terms

Posted on May 9, 2018

EDRM’s GDPR project team has released its first document, which analyzes terms that are commonly used in e-discovery but take on different meanings under GDPR. The paper was published on the EDRM site and in the spring 2018 edition of Judicature. The document lays the foundation for future efforts, said Jim Waldron, director of EDRM. Continue Reading »

Read the March 2018 EDRM Newsletter

Posted on March 22, 2018

TAR team finalizing guidelines for EDRM member review in March

Posted on March 8, 2018

An EDRM working group has completed draft guidelines for the use of technology-assisted review (TAR) tools in discovery. The TAR project team, led by Mike Quartararo of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, Matthew Poplawski of Winston Strawn, and Adam Strayer of Paul Weiss, includes more than 50 lawyers, e-discovery experts, and technology leaders. Their draft guidelines document Continue Reading »

In the News: Judge Peck retires, reflects on career

Posted on March 6, 2018

Judge Andrew J. Peck, one of e-discovery’s most influential figures, retires from the bench New York Law Journal | March 5, 2018 After over two decades as a magistrate judge for the Southern District of New York, Peck will retire and join DLA Piper. Read the story >    

GDPR team finalizing first document

Posted on February 28, 2018

Update from GDPR Team (Feb. 28, 2018) The new EU Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect on May 25, 2018, and any organization that collects, handles, processes, or transfers data for or relating to EU citizens or businesses, no matter where your business is based, should be taking steps now to become GDPR Continue Reading »