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In the News: A Recap of the Duke TAR Conference

Posted on September 22, 2017

eDiscovery Channel | 9.18.17 Tom O’Connor and Mike Quartararo recap the Duke TAR Conference. > See the video

In the News: EDRM Tackles TAR

Posted on September 19, 2017

EDRM Tackles TAR in Developing New E-Discovery Guidelines LegalTech News | 9.14.17 A conference at Duke Law School brought together judges, attorneys and technologists to debate potential guidelines and the future of technology assisted review. by Zach Warren TAR, also known in its long form as technology assisted review, is nothing new. Some e-discovery practitioners and Continue Reading »

In the News: EDRM to Develop GDPR Guidance for Cross Border Transfers

Posted on September 12, 2017

Legaltech News 9.12.17 The guidance will initially focus on data transfers between the U.S. and Ireland, and is scheduled to be released by the latter half of 2018. by Rhys Dipshan EDRM, the organization that devised the widely used Electronic Discovery Reference Model, has strived to keep e-discovery practitioners up to date on the ever Continue Reading »

EDRM partners with Women in E-Discovery

Posted on July 20, 2017

Women in E-Discovery | July 20, 2017 WiE members to benefit from discounted EDRM membership rates, joint programs WiE Press Release EDRM, the leading standards organization for the eDiscovery market under the auspices of the Duke Law Center for Judicial Studies, and Women in eDiscoveryTM (WiE) today announced a new affiliate agreement. “Our affiliation with Continue Reading »

GDPR project to develop guidelines for cross-border discovery

Posted on June 28, 2017

EDRM seeking volunteers to assist in advancing GDPR project EDRM is launching a new project to develop guidelines for cross-border discovery under new European regulations taking effect next year. The coming General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will intensify the challenges that U.S. companies and counsel face in complying with discovery requests that involve data in Continue Reading »

TAR webinar series planned for August

Posted on June 20, 2017

EDRM is developing webinars on Technology-Assisted Review (TAR) to help educate lawyers and judges on various aspects of TAR in advance of a September Duke Conference, which aims to develop best practices for using TAR. The webinars will address topics such as when to use TAR, how various TAR tools work, common pitfalls and benefits, Continue Reading »

EDRM workshop launches TAR, cross-border projects

Posted on May 25, 2017

May event brings 50 e-discovery experts to Duke Law More than 50 e-discovery experts, lawyers, and judges gathered May 15-17 for the annual EDRM Workshop, held for the first time in EDRM’s new home on the Duke University campus at Durham, N.C. The workshop included a welcome session led by EDRM’s director Jim Waldron and Continue Reading »

EDRM welcomes Jim Waldron as director

Posted on March 22, 2017

Waldron is the former clerk of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey EDRM is pleased to welcome James Waldron, the former clerk of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey, as director of EDRM at Duke Law. In his EDRM role, Waldron will help set direction for EDRM Continue Reading »

EDRM releases new Security Audit Questionnaire

Posted on March 8, 2017

March 8, 2017 Durham, NC – EDRM, the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, announced today the release of a new Security Audit Questionnaire, a practical tool for evaluating the security capabilities of corporations, law firms, cloud providers, and third parties offering electronic discovery or managed services. “E-discovery increasingly involves very large volumes of potentially sensitive Continue Reading »

Announcing the new EDRM website

Posted on March 1, 2017

March 1, 2017 Durham, N.C. – EDRM, the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, announced today the launch of a newly designed website at The redesign was initiated to reflect the new relationship with and branding of Duke Law School. Duke Law acquired EDRM in August 2016. “As the home for e-discovery resources and Continue Reading »