ECA

Early-Case-Assessment

7 Early Data Assessment Tactics to Reduce eDiscovery Expenses

7 Early Data Assessment Tactics to Reduce eDiscovery Expenses 1000 635 Alex Braun

You can tell a lot about files on a computer before you even open them. That’s the premise that makes data reduction possible prior to discovery review—in a stage commonly referred to as early data assessment. As summarized by Inside Counsel, “The idea behind EDA is to determine the types of data to be potentially…

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Early Data Assessment (EDA) v. Early Case Assessment (ECA)

Early Data Assessment (EDA) v. Early Case Assessment (ECA) 150 150 Rakesh Madhava

You’ve got a new litigation that’s been filed either by, or against your client. The client has millions of files that may be vital to your case. Or they may be digital deadweight. What’s the next step — Early Case Assessment (ECA) or Early Data Assessment (EDA)? Confusingly, the terms are often used interchangeably. But there is a…

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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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