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Michael Beumer

Data Filtering Techniques

Advanced Ediscovery Data Filtering Techniques

Advanced Ediscovery Data Filtering Techniques 1200 630 Michael Beumer

FILTERING SERIES / PART THREE eDiscovery processing is an often overlooked phase of litigation because it is considered a technical, not a legal practice. However, lawyers who understand processing and advanced data filtering techniques are in position to control the costs and control the scope of any matter.   eDiscovery Data Filtering In Three Parts…

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eDiscovery Keyword Filtering

The Human Role in eDiscovery Data Filtering and Culling

The Human Role in eDiscovery Data Filtering and Culling 1200 660 Michael Beumer

FILTERING SERIES / PART TWO eDiscovery is automated in many important ways, but attorney judgment is still vital to the process. Legal teams need to make smart decisions up front about how to filter, what to cull, and what to keep. If you are too cautious about processing, you will have too much evidence to…

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eDiscovery Data Filtering

The Art of eDiscovery Data Filtering and Culling

The Art of eDiscovery Data Filtering and Culling 1200 801 Michael Beumer

FILTERING SERIES / PART ONE Every lawyer wants a smoking gun email, text, or Facebook post that will decidedly win a case or force a settlement. Given the mind-boggling volume of electronic data flooding our world, finding relevant, discoverable information is a more difficult and expensive endeavor. But, if you are strategic about eDiscovery data…

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Billing for Ediscovery - Pass Through

Billing for Ediscovery: How to Fully Recover Costs and Meet ABA Ethical Standards

Billing for Ediscovery: How to Fully Recover Costs and Meet ABA Ethical Standards 1000 625 Michael Beumer

Clearly, eDiscovery software is indispensable in modern, internet-era civil litigation. Attorneys are under increasing pressure to invest in legal technology in order to provide effective counsel to their clients. Additionally, in recent years the majority of state bars have modified their guidelines related to an attorney’s duty of competence to include not only substantive knowledge…

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Ediscovery Planning

Essential Ediscovery Planning: The Federal Rules You Need To Know

Essential Ediscovery Planning: The Federal Rules You Need To Know 1000 667 Michael Beumer

The adversarial nature of the system of law in the United States is not about cooperation and playing nice. Law school trains lawyers to crush their opposition. But in ediscovery, the updated Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and emerging case law actually make it not only possible to make discovery a cooperative process – but…

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Ediscovery Data Requests – Simple and Secure

Ediscovery Data Requests – Simple and Secure 1000 724 Michael Beumer

An efficient ediscovery process starts with getting potentially relevant ediscovery files collected quickly. Nextpoint just made getting ediscovery data from clients, IT staff, litigation support managers, opposing counsel – or whomever you need data from – as simple as sending an email. Nextpoint users can now securely request files from anyone by providing timely access to a dedicated…

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