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A Best Practices Guide for Managing eDiscovery Collections

A Best Practices Guide for Managing eDiscovery Collections 1000 437 Michael Beumer

Are you directing your eDiscovery collections with maximum efficiency and speed? Data collection can be the most complex and technically rigorous of all eDiscovery phases. It involves the extraction of potentially relevant electronically stored information (ESI) from its native source into a separate, secure repository for review. The collection process should be comprehensive without being over-inclusive. It…

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Social Media Archiving: What to Tell Clients About Social Media Policy

Social Media Archiving: What to Tell Clients About Social Media Policy 150 150 Jason Krause

Here are some statistics that will make most employers want to ban social media: According to survey by DLA Piper, 31 percent of employers have taken disciplinary action against an employee for improper social media usage, but only 14 percent of employers have a social media policy. That means many of those companies taking disciplinary action have no protection…

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Facebook for Lawyers: 5 Tips For Your Law Firm

Facebook for Lawyers: 5 Tips For Your Law Firm 150 150 Jason Krause

Facebook for law firms is a no-brainer. The stats alone make it impossible to ignore: over a billion users, with 128 million people logging on every day in the U.S. It’s got an incredibly broad user base, but delivers highly targeted and direct results that no other platform can match. But finding clients and making connections…

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How to Grow Your Law Firm with Social Media Marketing

How to Grow Your Law Firm with Social Media Marketing 150 150 Jason Krause

Social media marketing is an essential part of any law office’s advertising and marketing efforts. But we understand that social media is a little more complicated for law firms than it is for other businesses. Social media disclosure rules and lawyer advertising rules are going to complicate Facebook and Twitter efforts for any law firm.…

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Everything You Need to Know About Social Media Discovery

Everything You Need to Know About Social Media Discovery 150 150 Jason Krause

Social media is discoverable, it’s important to your case, and it’s only getting more complicated. The good news is, the existing rules of Evidence apply to social media. You just have to know how to apply them. Law Technology News has a brand new, in-depth article by Nextpoint CEO Rakesh Madhava on this important subject. Check…

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Social Media Law Creeps Into Everything: Nextpoint’s Social Media Case Law Sampler

Social Media Law Creeps Into Everything: Nextpoint’s Social Media Case Law Sampler 150 150 Jason Krause

Think social media case law is only for special cases? Are you still wondering if it applies to your practice? In the past couple of years, social media evidence has become central to more and more matters, including all kinds of civil and criminal cases. We’ve seen more clients using our products to collect social…

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Social Media Law Creeps Into Everything: Nextpoint’s Social Media Case Law Sampler

Social Media Law Creeps Into Everything: Nextpoint’s Social Media Case Law Sampler 150 150 Jason Krause

Think social media case law is only for special cases? Are you still wondering if it applies to your practice? In the past couple of years, social media evidence has become central to more and more matters, including all kinds of civil and criminal cases. We’ve seen more clients using our products to collect social…

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Why Social Media Monitoring and Archiving is Now a Lawyer’s Duty

Why Social Media Monitoring and Archiving is Now a Lawyer’s Duty 150 150 Jason Krause

This week a case in Florida has been getting a lot of attention when a state appeals court last week threw out an $80,000 settlement between a Miami prep school and a former headmaster. The reason?  The former headmaster’s daughter boasted about it to her friends on Facebook. “Mama and Papa Snay won the case against Gulliver,”…

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5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media-Addicted Clients Out of Jail

5 Tips to Keep Your Social Media-Addicted Clients Out of Jail 150 150 Jason Krause

Nicholas Emond says he is a misunderstood young man. Emond, aka “Sin Demon” says he is not a criminal, but has been unfairly maligned for his tattoos and general appearance. However, he chose the wrong way to defend himself- by commenting on his own wanted poster on Facebook. Don’t judge me on my looks…or Facebook…

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Social Media Archiving Gets Serious

Social Media Archiving Gets Serious 150 150 Jason Krause

In an era of NSA revelations, it’s easy to make jokes that the government has a copy of every phone call or email. But it is actually close to the truth. The National Security Administration is tracking social media connections, and according to Facebook’s recent report on government requests, the company received 11,000-12,000 requests from American agencies in first…

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