November 28, 2017

Is it OK to Redact Irrelevant Information in Document Discovery?

Irrelevant information may not be redacted from documents produced in litigation unless it is protected from disclosure under another rule.
November 9, 2017

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

Law firm awareness of changes to in-house legal operations has been slow to catch on, but outside counsel can only benefit if they start to pay attention.
November 21, 2016

Do I Have to Agree to E-Discovery Search Terms?

E-discovery is a cooperative party-driven process. Agreement on search terms and methods is important, but that does not mean you get everything you want.
May 19, 2016

Metadata. A Menace to Society?

The concept of metadata is often misunderstood by attorneys and courts alike. Used correctly, metadata provides insight about cases.
June 2, 2015

Vertical, Horizontal and Global Deduplication Explained

“Deduplication” or “Deduping” is the process of comparing computer files in a data-set and removing or segregating duplicates. Two significant benefits of using e-discovery software are […]
March 31, 2015

Metadata: Can’t Always Get What You Want, Sometimes You Get What You Need

      Are litigants obligated to produce metadata in discovery (information about electronic document file attributes such as type, date of creation, author and the like)? […]
February 6, 2015

What is a CSV File?

    CSV files, or “Comma Separated Value” files, save data in a structured format. CSV files are commonly used with spreadsheet programs such as Excel […]
January 5, 2015

Email Threading? What is it?

Many e-discovery software products offer e-mail threading tools. But what is email threading? An email thread is the “chain” comprised of the original message, responses, and […]
December 4, 2014

6 Things to Include in E-Discovery “Quick Peek” Agreements

As discussed in a previous post, as a result of the volume of electronically stored information (ESI) parties must review in modern litigation, litigants often enter into “clawback” agreements providing for the […]