ediscovery planning

The Business of eLaw: How to Recover Ediscovery Expenses and Get the Most Out of Your Technology

The Business of eLaw: How to Recover Costs and Get the Most Out of Your Technology

The Business of eLaw: How to Recover Costs and Get the Most Out of Your Technology 1500 909 Jessica Nichols

Learn how to manage ediscovery expenses and get the most out of your investment in legal technology in Part 2 of our series on Comprehensive Ediscovery Case Management. Recovering discovery-related costs from clients can be a challenging feat for many law firms. There are several schools of thought on how attorneys should deal with costs…

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ediscovery challenges and discovery disputes: roadmap to success

Creating a Road Map for Ediscovery: 7 Key Issues and How to Avoid Them

Creating a Road Map for Ediscovery: 7 Key Issues and How to Avoid Them 2501 1459 Elizabeth Guthrie

Ediscovery challenges and discovery disputes are avoidable if you plan ahead and stick to your ESI protocols. Here are 7 scenarios you might find yourself in during discovery and how you can avoid them through thorough planning. Discovery of electronically stored information can sometimes seem daunting and overwhelming for those unfamiliar, and even for the…

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Understanding Ediscovery Protocols

Understanding Ediscovery: A Primer On ESI Protocols

Understanding Ediscovery: A Primer On ESI Protocols 1026 701 Jessica Nichols

This article highlights some of the key info on ediscovery protocols from our Comprehensive Ediscovery Case Management webcast. Click here to watch the recorded webinar. If you were to ask most attorneys to describe the process of discovery, they may tell you it is a necessary facet of any case that tends to bring on…

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Ediscovery Production

Demystifying Ediscovery Production Formats

Demystifying Ediscovery Production Formats 1682 956 Elizabeth Guthrie

When it comes to ediscovery production, it’s absolutely advantageous to keep the end goal in mind from the outset. The duty to produce is explicitly outlined in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and most analogous State Rules. Although it’s the final step in discovery, it’s not something that should be put off until the end…

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Ediscovery Checklist: Case Management

Ediscovery Planning: The Essential Case Management Checklist

Ediscovery Planning: The Essential Case Management Checklist 1920 1080 Elizabeth Guthrie

This ediscovery checklist explains how to make a comprehensive plan that addresses obstacles before they arise and minimizes challenges during discovery. Planning for Success Taking the time to create a detailed plan in preparation for ediscovery is one of the most impactful things you can do to save your clients time and money. Not only…

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Ediscovery Collection Checklist

Ediscovery Planning: Your Data Collection Checklist

Ediscovery Planning: Your Data Collection Checklist 1200 800 Elizabeth Guthrie

This ediscovery collection checklist will guide you through the technical complexities of data collection and help your team stay organized and efficient. The Importance of a Collection Strategy Data collection can be the most complex and technically rigorous of all discovery phases. It involves the extraction of potentially relevant electronically stored information (ESI) from its…

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ESI Protocol Checklist

Ediscovery Planning: Your ESI Protocol Checklist

Ediscovery Planning: Your ESI Protocol Checklist 1000 668 Elizabeth Guthrie

A detailed ESI protocol will simplify ediscovery and lead to smoother case planning in every step of the litigation process. Establishing an ESI protocol might seem daunting at first, but answering a few simple questions at the outset of your case will help you stay on top of complicated ediscovery matters. This checklist lays out…

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Construction Law: A Nextpoint Case Study

Bringing Order to the Complexity of Construction Litigation

Bringing Order to the Complexity of Construction Litigation 1200 631 Elizabeth Guthrie

When opposing counsel on a large, multi-million dollar construction law case filed a Motion to Compel in the state court against Foles & Hill PLC (“Foles”)*, a 35+ attorney law firm with five offices in the Midwest, Paul Reinhardt* recognized the predicament his team now faced. Paul had joined Foles as an Associate the previous…

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Ediscovery Terminology

Ediscovery Glossary: 30 Terms Every Litigator Should Know

Ediscovery Glossary: 30 Terms Every Litigator Should Know 1200 700 Rakesh Madhava

Our essential ediscovery glossary lays out all the ediscovery terminology every attorney should know. Attorneys are used to speaking in the complex language of the law, but technical ediscovery terminology can trip up even the most seasoned litigators. From the major concepts like processing and production to the granular terms for various file types, the…

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