After the review and production phases of discovery are complete, a lot of people must collaboratively work with produced evidence to prepare a strong case. Keeping them coordinated is often a challenge, particularly when you’re working with expert witnesses and counsel outside of your own firm.
Thankfully, plenty of technology and workflows exist to … Read More ›
Rule 26(f) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure requires that parties meet early in a litigation to negotiate an eDiscovery plan that will reduce costs and burdens for each side. In 2009, the Sedona Conference issued its own proclamation encouraging such cooperation.
Still, many lawyers enter eDiscovery without a detailed understanding of their client’s ESI or … Read More ›
As long as attorney work requires access to the sensitive personal records of end clients, law firms will always be a top target for hackers.
While SaaS software typically offers greater security and less maintenance than locally installed products, users share some basic responsibility for keeping client data secure. As an attorney, this is part of … Read More ›
As is often the case with new technologies, the concept of storing legal data in the cloud battled its share of skeptics before it gained wide acceptance from vendors and law firms alike.
Let’s face it, the imagery it conjures up isn’t great (clouds seem pretty out in the open), and for the technophobic, there were … Read More ›