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Jason Krause

Ediscovery Planning

Why the Cloud is the Only Answer for Multi District Litigation

Why the Cloud is the Only Answer for Multi District Litigation 3000 2000 Jason Krause

When coordinating multi–district litigation, many firms like to think that they can simply call on their existing in-house resources, including litigation support staff and paralegals, to take over the technology strategy. In some instances, this approach may be sufficient, but only at the early stages of the case. In our experience, this strategy never works over the…

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The Mindful Document Reviewer: Keys to Making eDiscovery Affordable

The Mindful Document Reviewer: Keys to Making eDiscovery Affordable 150 150 Jason Krause

  Mindfulness is a popular term coming out of psychology and Buddhism. It means moment-to-moment awareness of events as they are happening. Before you roll your eyes and dismiss this as new age-y nonsense that doesn’t apply to litigation, consider that the reason litigation costs explode is often a simple lack of awareness. Brainpower and…

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Litigation Collaboration: The Four Simple Rules

Litigation Collaboration: The Four Simple Rules 1000 667 Jason Krause

When your team is preparing for a new litigation matter, how do you organize, collaborate, and share information? Do you email files to co-counsel, team members, or outside parties? Do you have a collaboration tool to keep track of where documents go and who has the current version? According to the ABA Legal Technology Survey,…

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What You Need to Know About the ShellShock Bug

What You Need to Know About the ShellShock Bug 150 150 Jason Krause

A new security vulnerability known as the Shellshock bug allows malicious code to take over a computer and access confidential information. Nextpoint has applied the all of the necessary patches to address the vulnerabilities. There is no evidence the exploit was used against any Nextpoint services. However, the ShellShock bug is an issue for individuals if your computer has…

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New Nextpoint Feature: Digital Notes for Document Reviewers

New Nextpoint Feature: Digital Notes for Document Reviewers 150 150 Jason Krause

Folder Tags is a brand new feature that lets reviewers add notes to folders in Nextpoint. The inspiration came from a Nextpoint client with a large review project. The review team wanted to make it possible for groups of reviewers to leave comments after finishing work on individual folders. Like a Post-it for Document Reviewers…

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Nextpoint & Clio Integrate Cloud-based Practice & Litigation Management

Nextpoint & Clio Integrate Cloud-based Practice & Litigation Management 150 150 Jason Krause

Cloud-based Providers Announce New Discount Program and Integration Roadmap to Deliver Unprecedented Value to Law Firms Nextpoint and Clio have announced the formation of a strategic initiative to deliver an integrated service offering to law firms seeking to move their practices to the cloud. Nextpoint is the leading cloud-based evidence management service. Clio is the…

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Better Deposition Software

Deposition Summary Software: Do More with Depositions

Deposition Summary Software: Do More with Depositions 1000 667 Jason Krause

Deposition Summary Software Imagine you are deposing an adverse expert witness from a remote location. Your expert is listening to the deposition by telephone to help you ask the appropriate questions. Suddenly, the adverse expert produces a revised report. How do you get the report into your litigation database and get everyone on the same…

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Lawyers Getting Paid: Better Legal Billing Practices

Lawyers Getting Paid: Better Legal Billing Practices 1000 783 Jason Krause

Your clients do not order legal service a la carte. They can’t order one deposition, two filings, and a side of legal research. They are paying to have their disputes resolved. That said, clients want to limit the ultimate cost of any dispute resolution at the outset of a matter.   The Alternative to Alternative Fee…

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Faster Document Review: Introducing Review Folders

Faster Document Review: Introducing Review Folders 150 150 Jason Krause

Document review for litigation can be tedious slog. At Nextpoint, our goal has always been to help legal teams do it more quickly and efficiently. Longtime users will notice some enhancements to the Review tab in Nextpoint. It’s all part of our continued effort to improve control, collaboration, and preparation for any matter. Say Hello…

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Making Dispute Resolution Technology Work for You

Making Dispute Resolution Technology Work for You 150 150 Jason Krause

Yesterday, Nextpoint vice president of Client Success Tricia Boguslawski presented the third in a series of webinars on litigation technology best practices. If you missed “Preparing for Your Hearing, Settlement, or Trial,” you can listen to the recording here. Following our first two webinars in the series on identifying and culling data down to a…

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