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eDiscovery Doesn’t Stop Just Because You’re Sheltering in Place

  • By Beth Moore
  • March 31, 2020
  • 893 Views 3 Min Read

Let’s face it: the typical ediscovery setup is the opposite of social distancing. Lawyers travel to individual custodians’ offices, touching keyboards, screens, and desks as they collect data from their computers, phones, and other devices. They amass the collected data into a database for a horde of dozens, if not hundreds, of contract attorneys to …

Ediscovery in North America, Ediscovery News, Law & Policy

COVID-19 Privacy Legislation Brings Challenges to eDiscovery

  • By M.J. Moye
  • May 8, 2020
  • 594 Views 4 Min Read

As if ediscovery practitioners and ESI (electronically stored information) compliance managers don’t already have enough data privacy concerns to contend with, say hello to the COVID-19 Consumer Data Protection Act.

Around the World, Tech & Software

Can eDiscovery Tools Be Applied to Freedom of Information Processes?

  • By Drew Donnelly
  • June 10, 2020
  • 277 Views 3 Min Read

Manual processes for discovery are costly and liable to significant human error: So too with FOI requests. Applying ediscovery techniques will result in a more efficient and comprehensive response for requesters.

Ediscovery News

Covering news and events around the world that are making headlined in the ediscovery/edisclosure world.

By M.J. Moye

NIST Principles to Enhance Trust in AI-Generated eDiscovery

If you’re using artificial intelligence (AI) to power your ediscovery, how can you be certain that the AI system is...

October 23, 2020
91 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

Teenage Cybercriminal Mastermind Behind Twitter Hack

If you rely on your children/teenagers for household tech support, then it probably will not surprise you to learn that...

September 14, 2020
143 Views 4 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

As COVID-19 Numbers Continue to Rise, COVID-19 Litigation Appears to Follow

While the Worldwide COVID-19 pandemic has certainly put a damper on U.S. economic activity, some folks in the legal profession...

August 26, 2020
344 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

Cybervillainy Paused? Data Breaches Down Significantly First Six Months of Year

Data breaches tend to get plenty of press, such as last year’s hack of Capital One that stole the data...

August 11, 2020
345 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

Pondering Implications of Ghislaine Maxwell eDiscovery

If you were, or are, an ediscovery practitioner involved with legal issues, you likely ponder about ediscovery implications of particular...

August 11, 2020
612 Views 3 Min Read

By Drew Donnelly

Please Don’t Delete ‘Toy Story 5’! A Plea For Data Protection Rules

Have you heard the one about how Toy Story 2 was accidentally deleted before release, and almost lost for good? ...

August 11, 2020
139 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

Can eDiscovery Pros, Dark Web Consultants Take on the Villains of the Dark Web?

Back in May I summarized the Dark Web activities of “The Dark Overlord” and speculated about whether it would be...

July 12, 2020
467 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

eDiscovery Serves to Publicly Air Hollywood Star’s Self-Reputation-Besmirching Text Messages

Text messages, as most everyone knows, are subject to ediscovery, and pretty much everyone these days texts, including Hollywood mega...

July 12, 2020
595 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

Government Initiates Blackbox Study to Gauge Effectiveness of Digital Forensics Methodologies

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has launched the first large-scale “blackbox” study to test the accuracy of...

July 10, 2020
599 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

Bad Timing Blocks Sanctions Over Discovery in Lawsuit Likely to Revolve Around Bad Timing

“Bad timing” is often used to explain failure or why bad things happen. In the case of Marysville, California resident...

June 10, 2020
518 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

Finding Fireworks in National Security Advisor Michael Flynn eDiscovery Motion

Legal motions regarding ediscovery tend to be pretty dry, so when I saw references in a May 6th ediscovery motion...

May 12, 2020
547 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

COVID-19 Privacy Legislation Brings Challenges to eDiscovery

As if ediscovery practitioners and ESI (electronically stored information) compliance managers don’t already have enough data privacy concerns to contend...

May 8, 2020
594 Views 4 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

Will “The Dark Overlord” Case Require Dark Web eDiscovery?

Having never heard of “The Dark Overlord” until coming across the name in the summary of a recent federal lawsuit...

May 8, 2020
515 Views 3 Min Read

By M.J. Moye

COVID-19 is Not Going to Stop the Demand for eDiscovery

With more than one-third of 2020 behind us, COVID-19 has almost certainly clinched the award for top disaster of the...

April 28, 2020
424 Views 3 Min Read

By Hector Corral

Now Discovery’s COVID-19 Preparedness Plan

Phoenix, Arizona, March 17, 2020:  Our employee’s safety, as well as business continuity for our clients, is extremely important to...

March 18, 2020
1249 Views 2 Min Read

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