November 9, 2017

It’s 10pm. Do You Know Where Your Client’s Legal Ops Are?

A couple of weeks ago at a meeting of the Chicago Legal Innovation & Technology Meetup, Alma Asay, the founder of Allegory Law, offered a primer […]
October 31, 2017

Is Using Box the Same as Leaving Documents on a Park Bench? (Nope).

If you upload files without password protection to a file sharing site (such as Box.com or Dropbox), is it the same as leaving documents on a […]
October 23, 2017

Code of Conduct: Designing Coding Panels for Efficient Document Reviews

Setting up a proper coding panel in document review software is an oft overlooked task that may impact the quality and efficiency of a legal document […]
September 28, 2017

3 Creative Ways to Reduce Document Review Volume

Reviewing the thousands of electronic documents requested or produced during discovery in litigation or in an investigation takes time and, as we all know, time is […]
September 13, 2017

Time for a Legal Ops Overhaul? Some Places to Start

As discussed in a previous article, the number of legal operations, or “Legal Ops”, positions is growing as companies try to reduce legal bills and increase […]
August 28, 2017

5 Search Tricks to Increase Document Review Efficiency

Despite advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning in e-discovery software, proper use of search functionality is still an important tool for efficient document reviews. However, […]
August 16, 2017

Legal Ops – A View From the Frontline

“Legal ops”, short for legal operations, is a popular topic of late in the legal press and on the legal tech conference circuit. Despite the recent […]
July 10, 2017

Attorney-Client Privilege Covers Discovery From In-House Litigation Support Staff

Communications between lawyers and outside litigation consultants, such as e-discovery vendors, are largely protected by the attorney work product doctrine and the attorney-client privilege. Similarly, knowledge […]
June 13, 2017

Does Employer Have a Duty to Preserve Employee’s Personal Cloud Storage

  Does an employer have a duty to preserve evidence relating to a lawsuit saved in an employee’s personal cloud storage account? It depends on the court […]