Category Archives: eDiscovery

Gone, But Not Forgotten – A Deactivated Facebook Account Can Be Discoverable

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Courts have long grappled with social media in a legal context. The struggle to understand social media issues — and to craft coherent applicable legal policy — renders Crowe v. Marquette Transportation Co. Gulf-Inland, LLC amusing to show how the less-than-honest actions of an employee-plaintiff can make these difficult legal questions fairly simple for a court. In …

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Next Week! Join the ABA at their 9th Annual National Institute on E-Discovery – May 15th in New York City

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Remaining current is critical to successful litigation. This program is relevant for both in-house and outside counsel who are involved in litigation and the discovery process. E-Discovery is a rapidly evolving field with laws and regulations that are constantly changing.  Attendees of this program will gain practical knowledge that may be implemented immediately in day-to-day operations. …

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Register for the 9th Annual National Institute on E-Discovery – May 15th in New York City

Remaining current is critical to successful litigation. This program is relevant for both in-house and outside counsel who are involved in litigation and the discovery process. E-Discovery is a rapidly evolving field with laws and regulations that are constantly changing.  Attendees of this program will gain practical knowledge that may be implemented immediately in day-to-day operations. …

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Information Governance in Legal – The Real Payoff is Litigation, E-Discovery, and Audit Readiness

Information governance (IG) in the modern day legal landscape addresses multiple functions from cyber threats, to compliance, to interdepartmental communication to document retention to e-discovery. Affecting businesses across the legal, compliance and IT realms, the ideal IG framework will insert processes and procedures into place that will allow law firms and businesses to consistently manage …

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The Value of Having an In-House E-Discovery Process

Having an end-to-end process in place for electronic discovery (e-discovery) and litigation management is critical, says Raquel Tamez, Principal/Deputy General Counsel, Litigation, Computer Sciences Corporation and speaker at the marcus evans Chief Litigation Officer Summit Fall 2013. Even if outside counsel and multiple service providers are involved, Chief Litigation Officers (CLOs) need to have a …

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Six Ways to do Business Overseas While Reducing the Perils of Future Litigation

As an executive or in-house counsel, your work likely reaches across the globe. 90% of companies in the United States are involved in litigation—much of it international. American companies have increased overseas business from 49% in 2008 to 72% as late as 2010. If you work for a medium to large corporation, you are liking …

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Making Copies! The Fourth Circuit Defines Taxable Costs Associated With eDiscovery

Can this happen to your client? Your client gets sued, is forced to spend over $100,000 on eDiscovery despite you making all the right objections, you deliver a clean victory on dispositive motions and the District Court awards costs of … $200. Here is what happened in the Fourth Circuit and what you can do to …

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National Institute on E-Discovery 2013

The National Law Review is pleased to bring you information regarding the upcoming ABA Conference – National Institute on E-Discovery 2013: When April 05, 2013 Where Proskauer Rose LLP Eleven Times Square New York, NY 10036-8299 United States of America Nationally-acclaimed e-discovery professionals and judges will convene for a full day to analyze and discuss the …

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National Institute on E-Discovery 2013

The National Law Review is pleased to bring you information regarding the upcoming ABA Conference – National Institute on E-Discovery 2013: When April 05, 2013 Where Proskauer Rose LLP Eleven Times Square New York, NY 10036-8299 United States of America Nationally-acclaimed e-discovery professionals and judges will convene for a full day to analyze and discuss the …

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National Institute on E-Discovery 2013

The National Law Review is pleased to bring you information regarding the upcoming ABA Conference – National Institute on E-Discovery 2013: When April 05, 2013 Where Proskauer Rose LLP Eleven Times Square New York, NY 10036-8299 United States of America Nationally-acclaimed e-discovery professionals and judges will convene for a full day to analyze and discuss the …

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