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Articles about legal technology, legal operations, e-discovery and other related matters of interest.

5 Search Tricks to Increase Document Review Efficiency

Despite advancement in AI and machine learning in document review software, effective search methods are still important for review efficiency.

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Legal Ops – A View From the Frontline

Two heads of legal "ops" for tech companies weigh in about legal operations and discuss the surprises and challenges they encountered after taking the job.

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Federal Mandatory Initial Discovery Pilot Program Cheatsheet (Infographic)

Coming to a court near you? An infographic overview of the Mandatory Initial Discovery Pilot (MIDP) being tested by federal judges in Illinois and Arizona.

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

Discovery from in-house corporate litigation support staff is generally protected by the attorney work product doctrine and the attorney-client privilege.

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

Depending on court, duty to preserve data in employee's personal cloud may arise if employer has "practical ability" access it or a "legal right" to info.

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Civil Discovery in Federal Court– Hello Rocket Docket?

Federal courts in Arizona and Illinois are testing the Mandatory Initial Discovery Pilot requiring accelerated discovery in civil cases.

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A Discovery Dispute Makes the Big Time (SCOTUS!)

The United States Supreme Court weighs in on sanctions for discovery misconduct. But, does it mean anything for e-discovery enthusiasts?

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Does Parent Company Have Duty to Ensure Subsidiary Preserves Documents?

Some courts hold that parent companies with sufficient control over subsidiaries may have duty to ensure preservation of subsidiary's documents and ESI.

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Raise Spoliation Before Summary Judgment (or Forever Hold Your Peace)

If evidence spoliation is suspected, it might be best to bring it to the court's attention before responding to a summary judgment motion.

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A Privilege to Serve? Attorney-Client Privilege, In-House Counsel & Whistleblowing

A conflict is brewing between state and federal courts involving in-house counsel, whistleblowers and the use of attorney-client privileged information.

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