February 14, 2018

Attorneys’ Duty to Implement Legal Hold Does Not End After Hitting Send

Who knew the topic of legal holds is so engaging? Articles about legal and litigation holds turn out to be some of our most popular reads. […]
December 5, 2016
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E-Discovery Cooperation- Some Suggested Areas of Agreement

    Cooperation. Some call it an e-discovery best practice. Others describe it as a minimum standard of care in e-discovery. Regardless of label, there is little question […]
November 21, 2016
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Do I Have to Agree to E-Discovery Search Terms?

Use of search terms to find documents is a pretty basic and commonly accepted e-discovery concept. Since at least the 1990s, legal research courses have been teaching […]
June 27, 2016

The Web Page Authentication Dance — A Two Step

To enter evidence in court, attorneys must establish its authenticity. That is, offer proof that the evidence is really what they say it is. Authenticating evidence […]
June 20, 2016

Judge: “Come on, Just Use Deduplication.”

A federal court in Connecticut recently considered the age-old e-discovery question of how many custodians is too many?   In this particular case, more than nine […]
April 25, 2016
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The Government is Knocking. Prepared to Let ’em In?

    It is no secret that the Securities and Exchange Commission and Department of Justice stepped up investigation and prosecution of corporate wrongdoing. In fact the Yates […]
April 1, 2016

How to Use an ESI Questionnaire to Streamline the Discovery Process

As litigators are well aware, nowadays it is almost impossible to escape electronic discovery (e-discovery) in any case. Electronic documents are involved in nearly every matter […]
January 27, 2016

Why Are You Using Screenshots as Webpage Evidence? (Guest Post)

      A question we often get from attorneys is how to effectively capture social media and webpage evidence for use in litigation and other […]
October 16, 2015
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E-Discovery & Legal Ethics – What to Do About It Part 5: Protecting ESI Integrity During Collection

This the fifth in a series of posts examining e-discovery concepts addressed in legal ethics opinions, such as State Bar of California Opinion CAL 2015-193,  relating to […]