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You Have Not Failed

Posted on June 1, 2020

By Darius E. Bennett, Esq. To demonstrate this point, Thich Nhat Hanh raises what appears to be an empty glass, and challenges his audience with the query that if the glass is empty, then “Empty of what?” Walking softly and ably over the mental obstacles built by their assumptions, he continues his skillful ingress into Continue Reading »

Preparing Legal Teams for the Tidal Wave of Covid Litigation

Posted on May 28, 2020

By: Leah Langston, Product Marketing Manager, Zapproved It’s hard to believe that we are on the other side of Memorial Day Weekend! Many of us felt spring disappear as we tried to quickly react to the upheaval of Covid-19. Now that we’ve adjusted (or adjusted as much as possible) to the new norm, summer can Continue Reading »

Practical Metrics for Corporate Legal Departments

Posted on May 22, 2020

By: Meg McLaughlin, Sr. Manager of Product and Content Marketing, Zapproved KPIs are here to stay Until fairly recently, most corporate legal teams were exempt from providing quantifiable measurements back to the business. Typically called key performance indicators (KPIs) or metrics, these measurements can be used to demonstrate the legal department’s performance against overall company Continue Reading »

How to Release the Binds Fettering Us to the Past

Posted on May 22, 2020

By Darius E. Bennett, Esq. Before becoming editor-in-chief of Self Magazine, Lucy Danziger was a college athlete, competing in rowing and ski-racing. Between the two, Danziger preferred rowing because she feared it less, and was “naturally good at it.” What’s more, she was not a particularly strong skier, and was rather more adept at encouraging Continue Reading »

EDRM Global Advisory Council Chair, Robert Keeling, named as Featured Litigator by Sidley Austin LLP

Posted on May 21, 2020

Robert Keeling, Chair of the EDRM Global Advisory Council 2020, was named as featured litigator by his firm, Sidley Austin LLP. Co-chair of Sidley’s eDiscovery task force, Robert Keeling is an experienced litigator and white-collar lawyer whose practice includes a special focus on electronic discovery matters. Robert routinely leads discovery in civil litigation that contain Continue Reading »

What If Your Boss Did You a Favor?

Posted on May 14, 2020

By Darius E. Bennett, Esq. At age 15, Billie Jean King lost a match 6-0, 6-0.  For those readers uninitiated in how wins and losses are measured in tennis, that score evinces that Billie Jean did not win one game before eventually losing the entire match; that is, out of twelve games played to determine Continue Reading »

From Animal Crossing to ‘Spirit Week,’ Legal Tech Makes the Best of Quarantine

Posted on May 14, 2020

Rhys Dipshan, reporter for Legaltech News interviewed Mary Mack, CEO and Chief Legal Technologist for EDRM and Kaylee Walstad, EDRM’s Chief Strategy Officer for an article on how the legal tech community is dealing with quarantine. The article also featured Leigh Vickery, founder of Level2Legal, Beth Anne Stuebe, director of Publications and Press at ILTA and Kristin Continue Reading »

5 Basic Steps For Matter Resolution

Posted on May 14, 2020

By Meg McLaughlin, Sr. Manager of Product and Content Marketing, Zapproved The end of a case isn’t the end of the ediscovery process In the rush to close one case and jump to other open matters, it can be easy to overlook a few final steps. But hold on! When a matter concludes, whether it’s Continue Reading »

eDiscovery Today Welcomes HaystackID as its First Education Sponsor

Posted on May 12, 2020

HOUSTON, TX, May 11, 2020 – Doug Austin’s eDiscovery Today blog, the only daily blog for electronic discovery, cybersecurity and data privacy trends, best practices and case law, is pleased to announce that HaystackID is its first Educational Sponsor.  HaystackID is a specialized eDiscovery services firm that helps corporations and law firms find, listen to, and Continue Reading »

Jackson Lewis, P.C. Releases COVID-19 Technology Tracker

Posted on May 11, 2020

With privacy regulations and laws individualized for each jurisdiction, organizations who are employing technology to screen, contract trace and social distance have a new resource. Jackson Lewis, home of EDRM Global Advisory Council leader, Ralph Losey, published a table reviewing available technology through an employment firm/privacy lens.  Per Jackson Lewis Principals, Joseph J. Lazzarotti and Jason Continue Reading »