Unfiltered Orange | Weekly eDiscovery News Update – The Second Half of 2012 in Review

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This special update is designed to provide readers a single location that they can link to, search and reference as they consider the many news stories from the field of eDiscovery published during the period of July through December 2012.

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Consolidated Newsletters from July 4, 2012 to December 19, 2012

December 19, 2012 (End of Year Edition)

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Admissibility of Social Media Evidence – http://bit.ly/ZeeCNt (John Gregory)
  • Applying Science to the Validation of Technology-Assisted Review -  http://bit.ly/U4dWpV (Chris Dale)
  • Baby, You Can Drive My CARRM – eDiscovery Trends - http://bit.ly/Zp5BBd (Doug Austin)
  • Consulting Expert Retained by Client Prior to Anticipation of Litigation Not Immune from Discovery - http://bit.ly/TuH7kO (Gregory Joseph)
  • Court Addresses What Constitutes “Bad Faith,” Imposes Adverse Inference & Monetary Sanctions   http://bit.ly/Srg4dx (K&L Gates)
  • Culling and Keywords: Going Broad Without Going Astray – http://bit.ly/VLUwDD (Karen Baumer)
  • Directions to an eDiscovery Solution: Keep Collection and Processing On-Premises – http://bit.ly/U4qHRA (Daniel Lim)
  • Discovery Road Block – Moving Data Out of China - http://bit.ly/TuGtnw (Navigant)
  • eDiscovery: Identifying Your Company’s High-Risk Custodians in Initial Case Assessment – http://bit.ly/TrPgqn (Matthew Prewitt)
  • Employee Email – Neither Private nor Privileged – http://bit.ly/U4bm3h (Elizebeth Cohee)
  • Five Ways to Tackle Your eDiscovery Quandary - http://bit.ly/U4qAp6 (Mark Karnick)
  • Georgetown Part Two: New Rules Are Coming! http://bit.ly/ZptRTE (Ralph Losey)
  • Legal Hold FAQ’s – Part I  - http://bit.ly/U4JlZy (Mikki Tomlinson)
  • Marital Communications are “Essential to Preservation of Marriage” – Unless Made from Workplace Computer http://bit.ly/Trodv5 (Gil Keteltas)
  • No Expert Testimony, No Motion to Compel -  http://bit.ly/TqS6Mh -  (Josh Gilliland)
  • On Metadata: The Document Speaks For Itself (But Does It Say Too Much?) http://bit.ly/TydrmP (Miles Cooper)
  • S.D.N.Y. Sanctions Ryan Leslie For Negligently Destroying His Laptop’s Hard Drive – http://bit.ly/TuHDzh (Cullen and Dykman)
  • TAR: Too Soon For Prime Time? http://bit.ly/ZhffG6 (Howard Reissner)
  • Twitter Followers Held Hostage? The Legal Risks Of Outsourcing Social Media – http://bit.ly/12l1CEH (Christopher Zara)
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Adopts New eDiscovery Guidelines -  http://bit.ly/TrPr50 (Terri Thomas)
  • Work Emails to Spouses May Not be Protected by Marital Privilege [U.S. v. Hamilton] (PDF) http://bit.ly/R21APv (Debevoise & Plimpton)

Reports and Resources

  • Cloud Ethics Opinions Around the U.S. – American Bar Association – http://bit.ly/U4hpF6 (ABA)
  • Comparison of  Corporate Governance Principles & Guidelines: United States (PDF) http://bit.ly/VLWbZS (Weil, Gotshal & Manges)
  • EDRM Adds DLA Piper’s “Data Protection Laws for the World” Handbook - http://bit.ly/TsaDYA (George Socha)
  • EDRM Publishes Computer Assisted Review Model (CARRM) Framework for eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/ZgbY9M (George Socha)
  • Monday Morning Regulatory Review – 12/17/12–Federal Regulations Advisor – http://bit.ly/TydLSH (Leland Beck)
  • Round Up of Recent Social Media Evidence News and Resources -  http://bit.ly/ZqsiF4 (John Patzakis)
  • Social Networking Popular Across Globe (PDF) http://bit.ly/VFWOnv    (Pew Research Center)
  • The December 2012 Issue of the LegalIT Insider Newsletter - http://bit.ly/ZhskiB (Charles Christian)
  • The Sedona Conference® Publishes Primer on Social Media (Pubic Comment Version) – http://bit.ly/TsbyrO (K&L Gates)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • A Company and eDiscovery Offering Overview – Orange Legal Technologies – http://bit.ly/V4NgEx (@OrangeLT)
  • A Short List: Technology Assisted Review Providers and Terms - http://bit.ly/HKRvOE (@ComplexD)
  • Abtin Buergari’s Modus Disrupts “Corrupt” eDiscovery Business – Forbes – http://onforb.es/UOc2s1 (Bruce Rogers)
  • Akaibu and Haystac Partner to Leverage Legacy Archive Assets –   http://bit.ly/12mv8eh (Press Release)
  • Apersee Introduces Industry Press Releases Section - http://bit.ly/12lOEqi (George Socha, Tom Gelbmann)
  •  bluesource and DiscoveryLogix Reduce eDiscovery Costs By 30% -  http://yhoo.it/12mQSFM(PR Newswire)
  • Bloomberg Vault Debuts as Challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving - http://bit.ly/VMn28p (Business Wire)
  • C2C Announces Promotion to Replace Email Archiving Solutions From Autonomy – http://mwne.ws/ZpdJSb (Marketwire)
  • Catalyst Joins With Zapproved to Expand Cloud-Based E-Discovery Workflow With Legal Hold Pro -  http://yhoo.it/12bDqFJ (Press Release)
  • Cataphora Lands $300K MEDC Grant, Plans New Jobs, Larger Ann Arbor Office – http://bit.ly/U8bTBq (Chris Kurecka)
  • Concept Searching Expands Sales Team - http://bit.ly/ZjLXGJ (PR Web)
  • Deloitte Poll: Do Legal and IT Speak the Same Language? http://prn.to/Zpd7w2 (Deloitte)
  • eDJ Group’s 2012 Pet Peeves List – eDiscovery Journal - http://bit.ly/U6migJ (Barry Murphy)
  • eTERA Consulting Welcomes JSK Consulting as New Business Partner -  http://bit.ly/Tuuw11 (PR Web)
  • Evidence Exchange Achieves Relativity Best in Service Status http://bit.ly/U7Mk4l (PR Web)
  • Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Autonomy - http://prn.to/U4VjSQ (PR Newswire)
  • HP Former CEO Says Board Shares Blame for Autonomy Deal – Bloomberg – http://bloom.bg/12pgMc3 (Aaron Ricadela)
  • Final Thoughts from an Insider’s Outsider - http://bit.ly/12phypn (Howard Sklar)
  • In Wake of Autonomy Scandal, HP’s Lawyers Wonder What’s Next - http://bit.ly/U5flfY (Julia Love)
  • InterLegis Adds Industry Veteran to Executive Management Team - http://bit.ly/12muWvv (Press Release)
  • LDiscovery Helps International Companies Comply With EU Data Protection Directives – http://bit.ly/Trb8BX (PR Newswire)
  • Lawrence J. Briggi Joins Navigant’s Disputes & Investigations Practice - http://bit.ly/12pKbCX (Marilyn Gladden)
  • Madison Dearborn Announces Equity Investment in Aderant Holdings - http://bit.ly/U6lf0r (Michael Roach)
  • Nextpoint Introduces Webmail Import Option Across Litigation Technology Platform -http://bit.ly/Zfz2Wh (Press Release)
  • North Shore Credit Union Chooses Autonomy – an HP Company – to Secure Data and Reduce Costs - http://prn.to/U4q8ar (PR Newswire)
  • Passware Releases the Industry’s First Efficient Decryption Solution for the New MS Office 2013 – http://yhoo.it/Zg1Rlt (PR Newswire)
  • Platform Story: LitSavant Conformity Engine – http://bit.ly/Twz9I5 (kCura)
  • Predictive Coding Experts Roitblat and Neale Join Forces  - http://bit.ly/SFIKj4 (PR Web)
  • Recent Hires in the Legal Technology Industry - http://bit.ly/12mQYx8 (Michael Roach)
  • Relativity Weekly Reviewer Training - http://bit.ly/U7c2pF (kCura)
  • Tis The Season To Be Giving: Considering Client Service - http://bit.ly/OWbDQY (@ComplexD)
  • U.S. DOT Expands to Enterprise-Wide Use of EnCase for Digital Investigations and Cyber Defense - http://bit.ly/12pePwf (Business Wire)
  • Will the Real Autonomy Please Step Forward? – eDiscovery Insight - http://bit.ly/ZpaU3B (Tim Leehealey)
  • Wolters Kluwer to Resell Matter Management Service - http://bit.ly/Zpk7Ja (Evan Koblentz)

December 12, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • A Litigation Lesson Learned From The Scandal Involving General David Petraeus | eLessons Learned – http://bit.ly/SxFK4J (Matthew Adams)
  • After Plaintiff Takes Sledgehammer to Computer, Case Dismissed for Spoliation – http://bit.ly/VmtjY9 (Jim Eidelman)
  • Bridging the Gap in eDiscovery: The Emergence of Conceptual Semantic Search – http://bit.ly/RF2DpV  (Jeffrey Parkhurst)
  • Cost Allocation of Discovery Prior to Class Action Certification (PDF) http://bit.ly/UJHLwO (Paul Weiss)
  • Delaware Court of Chancery Announces Rule Changes, New Discovery Guidelines and CLE – http://bit.ly/RDTTjT (Kevin Brady)
  • District Court Issues New ESI Guidelines – http://bit.ly/X4HvWV (Stephanie Blair, Scott Milner, Lorraine Casto)
  • Exact Value Of A Twitter Follower Still Undecided As Leading Case Settles – http://bit.ly/RGCuXM (IT-Lex)
  • Five Highlights of Georgetown’€™s Advanced eDiscovery Institute – http://bit.ly/X1iNqk (Jessica Mederson)
  • FOIA and eDiscovery: €”Similar Challenges, Same Solutions – http://bit.ly/RF1kHC (Deloitte)
  • Impatient Judges Push Lawyers to Dive Into eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/RGDkUk (Monica Bay)
  • IRS Collection Division Embraces eDiscovery in New Guidance – http://bit.ly/RZhX0G (Stuart Bassin)
  • Judge Scheindlin Helps Demystify Foreign eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/UxC2Yw (Monica Bay)
  • Kroll Ontrack Study Sees Dramatic Drop in eDiscovery Sanctions – http://bit.ly/RDTyxy (Sue Reisinger)
  • Lawyer for eDiscovery Company Predicts Predictive Coding Will Become an Ethical Obligation – http://bit.ly/Vm8Z9g (Debra Cassens Weiss)
  • Most Advanced Students of eDiscovery Want a New CAR for Christmas – http://bit.ly/RVkY2b (RalphLosey)
  • New Jersey Addresses EDI Discovery in Amendments to Criminal Practice Rules And Municipal Court Rules – http://bit.ly/12kBDgP (K&L Gates)
  • Plaintiff’s Litigation Hold Doesn’t Pass Smell Test, Directed to Pay for Spoliation Probe – http://bit.ly/SIsVEX (LexisNexis)
  • Predictive Coding Leads Georgetown E-Discovery Institute – http://bit.ly/VEKjP3 (Monica Bay)
  • Rule 45(c)(1) Cannot Support Sanction Where Cost of Complying Is Minimal and Subpoena Not Defective or Issued in Bad Faith -€” Appealability of Discovery Order Relating to Out-of-Circuit Case That Is Still Pending – http://bit.ly/RBctcv (Gregory Joseph)
  • Social Media and eDiscovery: A Checklist for Practitioners – http://bit.ly/SBdYUX (Deloitte)
  • Taxing eDiscovery Costs – Ask For About a Million, Get $22k – http://bit.ly/SCPafo (IT-Lex)
  • Tech Circuit: Georgetown eDiscovery Edition – http://bit.ly/WYSQrv (Monica Bay)
  • Technology-Assisted Review From the Plaintiffs’ Side – http://bit.ly/RKGuX6 (Henry Kelston, Ariana Tadler, Paul McVoy)
  • The Problem With Keyword Searches: Not Everyone Can Spell – http://bit.ly/X4KwX7 (James Ryan)
  • Top Six Tech Issues of 2012 for In-House Counsel - http://bit.ly/Zeh1ri (Catherine Dunn)
  • US Judges Push Lawyers To Be More Proactive Early In Litigation -€“ What About The UK? http://bit.ly/X4IuGr (Chris Dale)
  • What Is Metadata and How Can It Affect Your Case? – http://bit.ly/RHhFvm (Deanne Katz)

Reports and Resources

  • Digital Universe in 2020: Big Data, Bigger Digital Shadows and Biggest Growth (PDF) http://bit.ly/SOBYUQ (John Gantz, David Reinsel)
  • Monday Morning Regulatory Review -€“ 12/10/12 -€“ Federal Regulations Advisor – http://bit.ly/WYRfSq (Leland Beck)
  • Socially Aware: The Social Media Law Update – December 2012 – http://bit.ly/YBBLKD (Morrison & Foerster)
  • Special Edition: Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder – Searchable PDF with Links (PDF) http://bit.ly/TAR-Special (@OrangeLT)
  • State Cell Phone Use and Texting While Driving Laws - http://bit.ly/Zed5qz (GHSA)

Sight and Sound

  • eDiscovery 3.0: What You Really Need to Know About eDiscovery with Craig Ball – Video – http://bit.ly/RYtCNk (BlackStone Discovery)
  • LXBN TV: How Lawyers Can Navigate the Current Messy State of eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/RIcqvr (Chris Cheatham)
  • Is your Discovery Data Good Enough For The Court? http://bit.ly/SBG8iG (CIO Talk Radio)
  • Technology Assisted Review: Leveraging Advancements to Improve Efficiencies – http://bit.ly/SBcNou (Maura Grossman, Carman Oveissi Field)
  • The New Disclosure Rules April 2013 – Podcast – http://bit.ly/SAMKOo (Charles Holloway, Chris Dale)

Technology and Tactics

  • A Reminder to Employers of the Need for Social Media Policies – http://bit.ly/WYTt4p (James Kachmar)
  • Are Facebook Posts Fair Disclosure? http://bit.ly/RVqKAM (Mark Edwards)
  • Attorney-Client Privilege and Attorney Work Product Protections Narrowing – http://bit.ly/SCPAm1 (McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP)
  • Attorney-Client Privilege: When the Client Dies – http://bit.ly/S332Ta (Joel Cohen, Yevgenia Kleiner
  • Best Practices for Naming Exchange 2010 Databases – http://bit.ly/RX4CpC (Casper Manes)
  • DOE, National Labs Reveal Sweeping Cloud Strategy – http://bit.ly/X4HlPf (Nicolas Hoover)
  • DOJ Issues New Opinion Procedure Releases – http://bit.ly/RGDYkG (Thad McBride, Cheryl Palmeri)
  • Do People Really Use The Internet To Find Lawyers? http://bit.ly/Uz756o (Gyi Tsakalakis)
  • Does Privacy Matter? http://bit.ly/REbwjB (@ComplexD)
  • Ensuring the Quality of Quality Data – http://bit.ly/SyEiPG (Kathleen Aller)
  • FCC Rules That Opt-Out Confirmation Text Messages Do Not Violate the TCPA – http://bit.ly/WZT9lZ (Morrison Foerster)
  • Find the Weakest Software Link Before Hackers Do – http://bit.ly/SyMoYA (Judy Selby)
  • FTC Settles With Online Advertising Network for Tracking Consumer Browser History – http://bit.ly/RGBO4G (Justine Gottshall)
  • Gartner Data Center: Is Big Data Too Big to Back Up? http://bit.ly/SBEjlO (Kevin Komiega)
  • Gmail Goes Down, Frustrating Office Workers – http://nyti.ms/RZhiwb (Claire Cain Miller, Jenna Wortham)
  • How to Manage Confidential Information in Era of Big Data – American Banker – http://bit.ly/SDb8yV (Gabriela Baron)
  • It’s Not Paranoia if They Are Really After You! http://bit.ly/WYKIXX (McTim)
  • Joint DOJ-SEC Guidance On FCPA Clarifies And Confirms Agency Enforcement Attitudes And Policies – http://bit.ly/Sxcb3n (Homer Moyer)
  • Kaggle President Jeremy Howard: Amateurs Defeat Specialists in Data-Prediction Competitions – http://bit.ly/Rj2tEQ (Peter Aldhous)
  • Legal Guidelines for CEOs on Social Media – Avoid the Netflix Issue – http://bit.ly/X4La6U (Travis Crabtree)
  • Netflix Gets Wells Notice Over CEO Hastings’ Facebook Post – http://on.wsj.com/RVjLrI (Paul Vigna)
  • No Warrant, No Problem: How The Government Can Still Get Your Digital Data – http://bit.ly/RGZiqv (Theodoric Meyer, Peter Maass)
  • Patriot Act Can ‘Obtain’ Data in Europe, Researchers Say – http://cnet.co/RVgfxu (Zack Whittaker)
  • Ponemon Study on Patient Privacy Highlights Security Failings – http://bit.ly/SCOtCD (Richard Santaless)
  • Random Forests – Classification/Clustering Descriptions – http://bit.ly/Uv8ElU (Leo Breiman, Adele Cutler)
  • SaaS: As Versatile & Indispensable as a Swiss Army Knife - http://bit.ly/12kDjH1 (Charlotte Erdmann)

Vendor Views

Industry Landscape

  • A Review of Two Predictive Coding €œDummies®€ Books – http://bit.ly/Rz7qZZ (Sharon Nelson)
  • Autonomy’s Lesson For Information Governance – http://bit.ly/SDweNt (Rakesh Madhava)
  • Autonomy‒s Lynch Hasn’€™t Heard From HP in Accounting Row – http://bloom.bg/S33YXN (Amy Thomson, Marta Marino)
  • Customers of iManage (Autonomy), Can Switch to  Worldox DMS w/No License Fee/Conversion Cost – http://bit.ly/SD9AVw (Business Wire)
  • Dueling Predictive Coding for Dummies Books Part Deux – http://bit.ly/WYLgwS (Sean Regan)
  • EMC Atmos 2.1 Accelerates Cloud Value – http://bit.ly/12kCT3w (Mike Matchett)
  • EVault Appoints Paul Hartzell as Vice President of Asia-Pacific Region – http://bit.ly/S3z7dx (Press Release)
  • First Advantage Litigation Consulting Expands Managed Review Services in Washington, D.C. – http://bit.ly/SAMxuk (Press Release)
  • FTI Consulting, Inc. Announces Expiration and Final Results of Tender Offer – http://prn.to/12kCMEV (PR Newswire)
  • Global Relay CEO & Founder Warren Roy Named CEO of the Year – http://bit.ly/X1P9Bi (PR Web)
  • Guidance Software Releases EnCase Portable Version 4 – http://bit.ly/X09eIk (Business Wire)
  • IBM eDiscovery Manager Input Validation Flaw Permits Cross-Site Scripting Attacks – http://bit.ly/Uz7vJU (Security Tracker)
  • Inventus Earns Orange-Level Best in Service Recognition (Relativity Hosting Partner) http://bit.ly/SCMZs2 (Press Release)
  • Iron Mountain Acquires Data Storage Companies in Chicago, Phoenix and Sarasota, Fla. – http://bit.ly/X0a5J1 (Press Release)
  • Jatheon Unveil New Solution That Boosts Fault Tolerance and Redundancy for Better Data Protection – http://bit.ly/RGAGhr (PR Web)
  • Keteltas, Jenson Named Chairs of Baker & Hostetler E-Discovery Team – http://bit.ly/SGWDKg (Evan Koblentz)
  • Lateral Data Launches Viewpoint in the Cloud – http://bit.ly/UAySTW (Press Release)
  • LexisNexis Risk Solutions Announces Appointment of Mark Kelsey as Chief Executive Officer – http://bit.ly/UxK3ge (Press Release)
  • Metalogix to Archive 12 Million Emails Out of Autonomy ZANTAZ EAS at UK Council – http://bit.ly/RC5vnA (PR Web)
  • Orange Legal Technologies’ Overview – http://bit.ly/V4NgEx (@OrangeLT)
  • Paragon Legal Technology Support Manages Big Data Growth with EMC - http://prn.to/ZeiiP3 (PR Newswire)
  • Pitney Bowes Launches SecLingua to Bring Security Technology to Healthcare – http://bit.ly/RGzWc7 (Press Release)
  • ReadySuite Announces 30% Discount on eDiscovery and Litigation Support Software in December – http://bit.ly/Vm7ZSr (Press Release)
  • Symantec Achieves Federal Information Processing Standard and Common Criteria Certifications – http://on.mktw.net/X5BU2o (Marketwire)
  • TASA Announces Partnership with MerlinOne to Offer e-Discovery Solution to Law Firms – http://prn.to/RDRvJN (PR Newswire)
  • Technology-Assisted Review: Ask and You Shall Receive - http://bit.ly/ZebS2B (Kroll Ontrack)
  • The Oliver Group Expands Expertise in Mobile Forensic Collections – http://yhoo.it/SDnTt6 (PR Web)
  • UBIC North America, Inc. Introduces Version 5.5 of its LIT i VIEW eDiscovery Solution -  http://bit.ly/Uz7hm0 (PR Web)
  • VMware Deploys Proofpoint Suite of Solutions – http://mwne.ws/S46exR (Marketwire)
  • We May Be New To Clearwell, But Not To eDiscovery: Symantec – http://bit.ly/SCNToy (Patrick Budmar)
  • Workshare Recognized by ILTA Member Firms for Exceptional Customer Service! – http://bit.ly/RGAnTW (Announcement)

December 5, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • A Tale of Two Officers: Uniting CIOs and CLOs for More Effective eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/SrGZ5l (Michelle Lange)
  • Congratulations to Paul Grimm, U.S. District Judge – http://bit.ly/RyLCxq (Craig Ball)
  • Cost-Shifting Mandatory when Non-Party Subpoena Cost of Compliance is “Significant” – http://bit.ly/SkilDQ (Miller Canfield)
  • D.C. Judge Sides with J.P. Morgan in Spat Over Redacted Emails -  http://bit.ly/YHD9Kp (Mike Scarcella)
  • Defensible Deletion Gaining Steam – http://bit.ly/SuLCf2 (Barry Murphy)
  • Don’t Sledgehammer Your Computer After Suing Someone | IT-Lex – http://bit.ly/X3FqPv (Jason Pill)
  • eDiscovery Curricula at US Law Schools – http://bit.ly/SrONnO (Babs Deacon)
  • eDiscovery Model Rules and Procedures: Different Approaches in Different Jurisdictions – http://bit.ly/TvvIDg (Ronni Solomon, Mark Francis)
  • Eruption Of Fraud Charges in HP-Autonomy Deal Puts Light On Auditors, Legal Market – http://bit.ly/TvjWsC (Robert Hilson)
  • Hooters! You’re Ordered to Use Technology-Assisted Review -  http://bit.ly/RwnRpP (Sheila Mackay)
  • How to Find a Digital Forensics Expert – http://bit.ly/YvgYam (John Edwards)
  • HP, Autonomy, Allegations of Fraud … and Terabytes of Analysis – http://bit.ly/RyQMK7 (Greg Bufithis)
  • Like the Great Wall: eDiscovery Barriers Still Exist Between the U.S. and China – http://bit.ly/Ssyozt (Allison Walton, Dean Gonsowski)
  • Litigation 101 for eDiscovery Tech Professionals: Vehicles for Discovery – http://bit.ly/YqjUFe (Jane Gennarelli)
  • Managing the Risks and Costs of E-Discovery in Multiple Related Investigations and Litigations (PDF) – http://bit.ly/RvYFjs (Mayer Brown)
  • Mapping Three Approaches:  A Basic eDiscovery Framework – http://bit.ly/Sk0i0A (@ComplexD)
  • Megaupload’s Legal Quandary | eLessons – Learned http://bit.ly/SsYsdL (Michael Chew)
  • Open Data: New Code of Practice for Disclosure of Datasets under FOI Proposed – http://bit.ly/SrF7ti (Pinsent Masons)
  • Orange Hot Pants and Predictive Coding – A Match Made in Delaware - http://bit.ly/RzNAxJ (Drew Lewis)
  • Northern District of California Adopts New E-Discovery Guidelines : Electronic Discovery Law – http://bit.ly/RnEQdW (K&L Gates)
  • Plaintiff Hammered with Case Dismissal for “Egregious” Discovery Violations – http://bit.ly/SkjXgN (Doug Austin)
  • Predictive Analytics Across the Enterprise: From eDiscovery to Second Requests – http://bit.ly/RoTBNG (Charles Skamser)
  • Predictive Coding Comes of Age – http://bit.ly/RoVxWu (Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan)
  • Predictive Technologies May Avert Potential Data Archiving Trainwreck – http://aol.it/RyO7Qy (Wyatt Cash)
  • Q&A: Social Media Data Collection Increasingly Vital to eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/Tv9rWd (Ben Cole)
  • Review of Two Predictive Coding “Dummies®” Books - http://bit.ly/Rz7qZZ (Sharon Nelson)
  • Risk Management And Quality Control Of eDiscovery Vendors -  http://bit.ly/X0Wxlf (John Schmidt, Jennifer Beckage, Craig Bowman)
  • Standing Back From The Delaware Predictive Coding Case - http://bit.ly/RB8nAS (Chris Dale)
  • The Rule 45 Subpoena: Instituting an ESI Action Plan - http://bit.ly/Svnxok (Vincent Syracuse, Paul Sarkozi, George Du Pont, Jaclyn Grodin)
  • The Streetlight Effect – http://bit.ly/Rpifhg (Craig Ball)
  • What’s In A Name? eDiscovery Platform Or Not? http://bit.ly/X01qe7 (Barry Murphy)
  • Which Side Are You On? The Battle Over Ownership of Social Media Accounts – http://bit.ly/SuEDCZ (Christine Lyon, Jesse Soslow)

Reports and Resources

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • About Orange Legal Technologies:  Company and eDiscovery Offering Overview – http://bit.ly/V4NgEx (@OrangeLT)
  • Another Major eDiscovery Acquisition: DTI Acquires Fios – eDiscovery Trends – http://bit.ly/SrGM2f (Doug Austin)
  • Autonomy Accounts: New Website Contains Information From Former Management Team of Autonomy – http://bit.ly/SuxDWz (Mike Lynch)
  • Autonomy Foes Circling to Poach Customers – http://bit.ly/Vg92n2 (Larry Walsh)
  • Catalyst Teams Up with Infinite eDiscovery to Offer Enhanced Search and Review Technologies – http://bit.ly/SuFmUA (Press Release)
  • Cluster Analysis 101 – Or, “This is Not Your Mom’s Summation” -  http://bit.ly/X3DnuZ (Scott Lefton)
  • DTI Acquires Fios for Relativity Services – http://bit.ly/Wxjass (Evan Koblentz)
  • eDiscovery Related Mergers, Acquisitions and Investments Since 2002 – http://bit.ly/LvFEoF (@ComplexD)
  • eTERA Consulting Intell1gent One Solutions Achieve Significant eDiscovery Cost Savings for Clients – http://bit.ly/SxcKdj (PR Web)
  • EPYX Forensics Provides Expert Services in Digital Forensics and Forensic Accounting – http://bit.ly/X1DxD7 (PR Web)
  • Foxhound Information Management Partners with Digital WarRoom to Provide eDiscovery Services – http://bit.ly/RxlbrW (PR Web)
  • FTI Consulting, Inc. Announces Initial Purchase of 7 3/4% Senior Notes Due 2016 and Requisite Consents – http://prn.to/UZ54AU (PR Newswire)
  • FTI Consulting, Inc. Completes New $350.0 Million Senior Secured Revolving Credit – http://prn.to/WZHF6F (PR Newswire)
  • Guidance Software Debuts Fastest Forensic Bridge – http://bit.ly/SrUuSJ (Business Wire)
  • HP Unveiling Software From Embattled Autonomy Unit – http://buswk.co/RyPv5y (Aaron Ricadela)
  • HP’s Whitman Affirms Commitment to Autonomy, Stresses that HP Remains ‘Quite Profitable’ http://bit.ly/RBdvFg (Chris Kanaracus)
  • Hyland Software buys Sire Technologies – http://bit.ly/RzaPbl (Press Release)
  • ILTA 2012 Technology Survey Shows Worldox as Fastest Growing DMS – http://bit.ly/RocNuX (Press Release)
  • In Autonomy Debacle, HP Turns to Morgan Lewis – http://bit.ly/Rw64PI (Vanessa Blum)
  • Interview with Eddie Sheehy, CEO, Nuix – http://bit.ly/RoVg5H (Forensic Focus)
  • IPRO Releases 3.3 Version of Web-Based Review Platform Eclipse – http://mwne.ws/V0I30u (Marketwire)
  • Iris Data Services Earns Inc Magazine Hire Power Award – Company Honored for Job Creation Over Past 3 Years – http://bit.ly/RBbnNT (PR Web)
  • Iron Mountain Appoints William Meaney President and Chief Executive Officer – http://bit.ly/RwhUcs (Press Release)
  • Jatheon Technologies Arrives in Europe, Helps Companies Avoid Last-Minute Email Mistakes - http://bit.ly/SxedjX (PR Web)
  • kCura Releases Relativity 7.5 – http://mwne.ws/Ssv5Is (Marketwire)
  • K&L Gates and Australia’s Middletons Approve Merger -http://bit.ly/SuCrv7 (Anthony Lin)
  • LDiscovery – 323rd Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2012 Tech Fast 500 – http://prn.to/RyOZom (PR Newswire)
  • Merrill Corporation Meets Needs of Data Security and Transparency for Leveson Inquiry – http://bit.ly/X3HDui (Business Wire)
  • New Era in eDisclosure: LDM Global Responds with Improved Efficiency, Transparency and Predictable Pricing – http://bit.ly/WZKDYG (PR Web)
  • PitneyBowes Appoints Marc B. Lautenbach as President and Chief Executive Officer – http://bit.ly/YHefuD (Press Release)
  • Robert Eisenberg joins iDiscovery Solutions as a Director – http://bit.ly/V1qRbe (Press Release)
  • RSD Announces Extension of Offer to Replace HP’s Autonomy – http://bit.ly/UZTa9Q (Press Release)
  • ScaleIO Raises $12M For Software-Based Storage To Compete Directly With EMC, IBM And HDS – http://tcrn.ch/Vi1u31 (Alex Williams)
  • Senior Business Development & eDiscovery Professional Joins TERIS – http://bit.ly/WxnKHi (Web Announcement)
  • Showdown: Catalyst’s CEO John Tredennick Refuses to Settle Patent Troll Lawsuit – http://bit.ly/RphYux (Evan Koblentz)
  • TCDI Now SOC 2SM Compliant – http://bit.ly/V0IAj3 (Business Wire)
  • Trade-In Autonomy and Trade-Up to Quality with Recommind | http://bit.ly/SjSQlW (Nick Patience)
  • Workshare Acquires Leading Enterprise Social Network Vendor, IdeaPlane – http://bit.ly/V1scyK (Announcement)
  • Year in Review: 2012 Judicial Opinions Emphasized eDiscovery Process and Best Practices – http://bit.ly/Rz3zft (Kroll Ontrack)

November 28, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Addressing The Dark Side Of Big Data: Preservation, Legal Holds And Defensible Disposition After Rambus – http://bit.ly/WVBekY (Mary Mack)
  • Are Courts Beginning To Take Proportionality Seriously In eDiscovery? http://bit.ly/UMt7ms (Howard Merten, Paul Kessimian)
  • Best Practices for Preparing a Clawback Agreement - http://hvrd.me/Wxm19m (Noam Noked)
  • Can I Use Archive.org to Authenticate Electronic Evidence? http://bit.ly/USUNq2 (Justin Capuano)
  • Confusion in the Courts – TIFF “Form” is Searchable? http://bit.ly/WRoFqI (Michael Arkfeld)
  • Coping With eDiscovery: Practical Tips From An Experienced Litigator - http://bit.ly/UN6zC4 (Christopher Cox)
  • Escape From Babel: The Grossman-Cormack Glossary - http://bit.ly/UMxCO7 (Ralph Losey)
  • Ex-Employee is Not Required to Produce iPhone in Discovery - http://bit.ly/WwYvcG (Jeff Kosseff)
  • Expert Witness: Chief Judge James Holderman Discusses eDiscovery Pilot Program - http://bit.ly/YklOHk (Jason Krause)
  • From Law Clerk to First Chair: Effective Positioning of TAR - http://bit.ly/UxiDHz (Stephanie Maw)
  • Hammer and Wiping Software Use to Destroy Evidence Results in Dismissal of Plaintiff’s Claims – http://bit.ly/WWTXN5 (K&L Gates)
  • ITC Advances Discovery Reform - http://bit.ly/Uhdp2H (Mark Michels)
  • Legality of Warrantless Cellphone Searches Goes to Courts and Legislatures - http://nyti.ms/YkoFzV (Somini Sangupta)
  • New Sources Of Relief From E-Discovery Burdens - http://bit.ly/Uxi7t8 (Mark Austrian)
  • Northern District (California) Unveils eDiscovery Guidelines - http://bit.ly/WZcQyP (Vanessa Blum)
  • Pan-Pacific Data Privacy Laws & Regulations: Impact On U.S. eDiscovery And Investigations - http://bit.ly/Uxgtb3 (Mukesh Advani)
  • Part Three: Like it or Not, Predictive Coding is Here and Judges Want you to Use it - http://bit.ly/WSXgog (Cat Casey)
  • Predictive Coding Metrics are for Weenies – Part IV - http://bit.ly/YmKDCw (Karl Schieneman)
  • Privilege – Waivers and Logs Continue to Trip Up Counsel - http://bit.ly/WGfTMh (IT-Lex)
  • Summary of the EDI Summit - http://bit.ly/YiZQV9 (Peter Pepiton)
  • Surreptitious Text Messages to Communicate with a Client During a Deposition Are Not Privileged – http://bit.ly/WSN7It (Suzanne Janusz)
  • Ten Things To Consider When Bringing eDiscovery In-House – http://bit.ly/UUIPfj (Peter Coons, Chuck Kellner)
  • The Duty to Preserve in Tax Controversies - http://bit.ly/WqC6xJ (Stuart Bassin)
  • Update: Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder - http://bit.ly/IiTGtb (@OrangeLT)
  • Work Product Protects Consulting Expert Even If Investigation in Part for Business Reasons - http://bit.ly/WRmZ0y (Gregory Joseph)

Reports and Resources

  • Court Adopts New eDiscovery Guidelines Effective November 27, 2012 - http://1.usa.gov/WZd0Gu (US District Court, Northern District of CA)
  • KPMG General Counsel Survey 2012 (PDF) http://bit.ly/WQmlQN (Kathryn Brittan, David Eastwood)
  • Legal IT Professionals 2012 Global Cloud Survey Report (PDF) - http://svy.mk/V3WAXv (@LegalIT)
  • Pew Report – Cell Phone Activities 2012 (PDF) http://bit.ly/Yi8UcP (Maeve Duggan, Lee Rainie)
  • Resources for Considering eDiscovery | Orange Legal Technologies -  http://bit.ly/tBqsyD (@OrangeLT)
  • The Sedona Conference® Cooperation Proclamation - http://bit.ly/UUJk9b (Ronald Hedges, Kenneth Withers)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • A Hong Kong eDiscovery Snapshot in the Company of Epiq Systems - http://bit.ly/WVtQ9b (Chris Dale)
  • Advanced Discovery Expands eDiscovery Expertise with the Hiring of Canaan Himmelbaum - http://bit.ly/UjZAjN (PR Web)
  • Apersee Expands Events Calendar - http://bit.ly/WWmAd7 (Web Announcement)
  • Autonomy’s Mike Lynch: HP Is Like A Plane With The Engine On Fire -  http://read.bi/USXRlO (Julie Bort)
  • C2C’s ArchiveOne Achieves Cornerstone Compliance throughout Harrow College - http://bit.ly/WWnFld (Press Release)
  • Comparing Providers: Competencies, Attributes and Distribution Frameworks - http://bit.ly/WypjcI (ACEDS)
  • Daegis Enables Mobile Access to eDiscovery Review - http://bit.ly/UUj4vO (Business Wire)
  • Daegis to Announce Fiscal 2013 Second Quarter Results on November 29, 2012 - http://bit.ly/Wy2BRO (Business Wire)
  • Deal Lawyers Mostly Mum on HP’s Ill-Fated Autonomy Acquisition - http://bit.ly/YiDUJU (Brian Baxter)
  • dtSearch Rolls Out New Filters - http://bit.ly/UkARMl (Jasmine Ashton)
  • eDiscovery On The Move – OneO® Mobile Access - http://bit.ly/rJSK2E (@OrangeLT)
  • EDRM: Beyond the Boxes - http://bit.ly/YodrKZ (Samantha Green)
  • First Advantage Litigation Consulting Expands Operations in Hong Kong - http://on.mktw.net/Wy5bay (Marketwire)
  • FTI Consulting: eDiscovery Steps Outside Of The Black Box - http://bit.ly/Ugsm4Y (Joe Looby)
  • HP Addresses Customer Concerns After Autonomy Write-Down - http://bit.ly/Ymlacv (Evan Koblentz)
  • HP’s Autonomy Deal Highlights Pattern of Bad Ideas - http://bit.ly/UT3znP (Associated Press)
  • HP, Autonomy & a Lesson in Due Diligence - http://bit.ly/WGjCcL (Howard Sklar)
  • HP Autonomy eDiscovery Tools: Targeting former Autonomy Execs?  http://bit.ly/WVv2cy (The VAR Guy)
  • HP Investor Sues Over Losses From Alleged Autonomy Fraud -  http://bloom.bg/USX4Bl (Joel Rosenblatt)
  • kCura Relativity Assisted Review – Case Study/Workflow | Digital Forensics and eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/V2Q5UA (Millnet)
  • kCura Selected as a 2012 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For National Winner - http://bit.ly/UYn1Qe (Press Release)
  • Kroll Ontrack Announces Ninth Annual Top Ten List of Data Disasters - http://yhoo.it/UUtWJZ (Business Wire)
  • Long Before H-P Deal, Autonomy’s Red Flags - http://on.wsj.com/USYfkf (Ben Worthen, Paul Sonne, Justin Scheck)
  • Madison Dearborn Partners to Invest in Aderant Holdings – http://bit.ly/UPqgJr (Press Release)
  • Nuix Named Australia’s Best Information and Communication Technology Exporter - http://bit.ly/UYqIoV(Business Wire)
  • OpenText Offers Software Trade-in for Autonomy -  http://bit.ly/WSHSIF (PR Newswire)
  • Outsourcer Integreon to Launch LPO Offering in London Office -  http://bit.ly/Y9IoCq (Suzanna Ring)
  • Overriding Desire is for Archiving to Deliver eDiscovery and Information Management - http://bit.ly/UMACd8 (Charles Skamser)
  • Perspective on the HP/Autonomy Fiasco – eDiscovery Trends - http://bit.ly/WSMDlo (Doug Austin)
  • Quest Software Unveils Newest Version of MessageStats with New Email Intelligence Capabilities – http://bit.ly/UTykci (Business Wire)
  • Search Engine Automatic Completion Reflects Social Inquiries -  http://bit.ly/WVtijz (Peter Vogel)
  • Senior Business Development and eDiscovery Professional Joins TERIS Phoenix - http://bit.ly/WGbYz2 (PR Web)
  • Six Autonomy Red Flags That HP Missed - http://onforb.es/UT249k (Peter Cohan)
  • Smarsh Named to Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500™ for the Fourth Consecutive Year - http://bit.ly/V4qSZZ (Press Release)
  • With Autonomy, H-P Bought An Old-Fashioned Accounting Scandal – Here’s How It Worked – http://onforb.es/Wxalnk (Daniel Fisher)
  • Xerox Litigation s: Integrating Managed Review With Proven E-Discovery Capabilities - http://bit.ly/UlPoaz (Foster Gibbons)

November 21, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • A Bit Off the Mark on Autonomy – http://bit.ly/WtSMUW (Craig Ball)
  • A Model for eDiscovery Legal Practice Workflow and Best Practices -  http://bit.ly/WoSy1i (Ralph Losey)
  • Court Orders Sanctions Against U.S. Attorney’s Office in NJ for Failing to Preserve Text Messages – http://bit.ly/UIBYDN (Kathy Trawinski)
  • Cloud Providers and the Fog of War – http://bit.ly/UGYn4y (Greg Buckles)
  • Court Considers Offer And Acceptance In The Age Of Email -  http://bit.ly/Wt0Gy4 (@ITLexOrg)
  • Court Finds Social Media, Emails And Texts Discoverable; Employs Special Master To Sift Through Everything – http://bit.ly/XIUNgm (@ITLexOrg)
  • Court Orders Sanctions Against U.S. Attorney’s Office in NJ for Failing to Preserve Text Messages – http://bit.ly/UIBYDN (Kathy Trawinski)
  • Delaware Court: Surprise! You Will Now Use Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/TTbaSP (Pooja Nair)
  • Directions to an eDiscovery Solution: Left on Premises, Right on Cloud – http://bit.ly/UKoh7p (Daniel Lim)
  • eDiscovery’s Tipping Point: In or Out? – http://bit.ly/Wp3vjG (Gina Passarella)
  • eDiscovery Sanctions and Federal Rule 37(e): It’s All about Defensibility – http://bit.ly/U848tv (Linda Sharp)
  • Finding a Safe Harbor: Defensible Deletion and Federal Rule 37(e) – http://bit.ly/XIdL6S (Philip Favro, Dean Gonsowski)
  • Five Case Studies of Social Media Evidence in Criminal Investigations -  http://bit.ly/XMQMrb (John Patzakis)
  • For Failure to Preserve, Court Orders Production of Privileged Documents and Work-Product – http://bit.ly/UKY0G2 (K&L Gates)
  • How to Ask for Social Media Evidence—and Get It – http://bit.ly/XFVQxK (Rachel Teisch)
  • Law Firm eDiscovery Reaches Crossroad – http://bit.ly/UI73aM (Gina Passarella)
  • Lawyers Talking About System Security – http://bit.ly/XK3W8t (Kate Paslin)
  • Louisiana Order Dictates That the Parties Cooperate on Technology Assisted Review – http://bit.ly/Wpk8M8 (Doug Austin)
  • Part Two: Like it or Not, Predictive Coding is Here and Judges Want you to Use it – http://bit.ly/UK6f5m (Cat Casey)
  • Prosecuting Offensive Tweets – Should The Number of Followers Matter? — Slaw http://bit.ly/XPobS6 (John Gregory)
  • Q&A With Predictive Coding Guru, Maura R. Grossman, Esq. – http://bit.ly/UGbkM3 (Matthew Nelson)
  • Rule#1 Never Put Anything in an eMail (or Text) You Would Not a Jury to See – http://bit.ly/UKA99F (Peter Vogel)
  • Skyping with The Confrontation Clause – http://bit.ly/UPqaja (Josh Gilliland)
  • Small Firm eDiscovery – Beating the Data Dump – http://bit.ly/U9wm7o (Jason Krause)
  • ‘Test the Rest’: Sampling for eDiscovery Quality Control – http://bit.ly/XIdOja (Chuck Kelner)
  • The eDiscovery Implications Of The Cloud – http://bit.ly/XNv46w (Chris Dale, Patrick Burke)
  • The NHCAA, Jackson Pollock, and Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/WqEJzz (Kathleen Aller)
  • The ROI of Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/XK2XFl (Bill Tolson)
  • Unretained Expert Disclosure vs. Retained Expert Report: Who Bears Burden of Proof as to Requirement – http://bit.ly/UEvZQA (Gregory Joseph)
  • US District Judge Carter Rejects Recusal of Peck in Hot Predictive Coding Case – http://bit.ly/XJ0LxM (ACEDS)
  • What Abraham Lincoln Teaches about Defensible Deletion of ESI – http://bit.ly/UPpOcz (Philip Favro)

Reports and Resources

  • DOJ and SEC Release ‘Unprecedented’ Joint FCPA Guidance – http://bit.ly/UI61eZ (Richard Cassin)
  • Federal Laws Relating to Cybersecurity: Discussion of Proposed Revisions (PDF) http://bit.ly/WoPkuS (Eric Fischer)
  • Privacy: An Overview of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (PDF) – http://bit.ly/XLCib2 (Chris Doyle)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • AccessData Announces Partnership with Commonwealth Legal – http://bit.ly/XIV5Eb (Business Wire)
  • Actiance Expands Sales Management Team to Drive Growth in the Social Enterprise – http://bit.ly/XMiC73 (Marketwire)
  • Autonomy’s Mike Lynch Denies Charges – http://read.bi/UfbQ5e (Julie Bort)
  • BlackBag Announces BlackLight™ 2012 R4 Forensics Software Release – http://bit.ly/WtTd1J (Press Release)
  • bluesource Becomes Most Accredited Clearwell eDiscovery Platform Partner – http://prn.to/XI8dJy (PR Newswire)
  • Catalyst and Rimkus Analytics Join Forces to Offer E-Discovery Technology and Consulting – http://mwne.ws/UaDHDC (Marketwire)
  • Catalyst Ranked Among Fastest Growing Companies in NA on Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500 – http://bit.ly/UIXOqK (Press Release)
  • Choosing Right Hosting Platform – And eDiscovery Company – Can Accelerate Document Review And Save Money  http://bit.ly/UKXSpW (Kelli Clark)
  • CommVault Software Ships with Next Generation Dell Data Protection Appliance for Modern Enterprises – http://bit.ly/UK5FV1 (Press Release)
  • Daegis Adds Experienced Business Development Managers to its eDiscovery Leadership Team – http://bit.ly/UdU8z1 (PR Log)
  • Discovery360™ Enterprise Now Available for Mac – http://bit.ly/XZz2ce (InterLegis)
  • DTI National Technology Data Center Completes SOC 2 Audit -  http://bit.ly/XZhjBJ (@LegalIT)
  • Endeca Explanation – Beyond Search – http://bit.ly/WpVzyC (Cynthia Murrell)
  • e-Stet Awarded Relativity Best in Service Designation – http://yhoo.it/WqE9lo (PR Web)
  • FTI Consulting: eDiscovery Steps Outside Of The Black Box – http://bit.ly/Ugsm4Y (Joe Looby)
  • HP Issues Statement Regarding Autonomy Impairment Charge – http://bit.ly/WtfjRN (Hewlett Packard)
  • HP Takes $8.8 Billion Writedown on Autonomy – http://cnnmon.ie/Wt1u63 (David Goldman)
  • Jatheon Technologies: Focused Email Archiving Provider Offers Value While Others Are Spread too Thin – http://bit.ly/U8CjRN (PR Web)
  • kCura Ranked Number 31 Fastest-Growing Company in North America on Deloitte 2012 Technology Fast 500 – http://bit.ly/UGYyNa (Press Release)
  • Lexis Sells Court Filing Service to CaseFileXpress – http://bit.ly/XPp4dz (Evan Koblentz)
  • Litigation Costs Specialist Unveils Solution to Help Solicitors Become Jackson-Compliant – http://bit.ly/WpV1bS (@LegalIT)
  • PowerSearch Software Announces New Tiered Offerings for the Legal Market – http://bit.ly/UdXqlU (@LegalIT)
  • Q&A with Alon Israely – Co-Founder and Senior Advisor in BIA Advisory Services Group – http://bit.ly/U8cXDz (ComputerUser)
  • Mimecast Beefs up Archiving Offerings – Introduces Host of New Products and Features – http://bit.ly/TS8aGq (PR Web)
  • Overview of eDiscovery Across the Microsoft Office Platform – http://bit.ly/UIUM5W (Mike Ferrara)
  • Viewpointe’s Information Governance Platform, OnPointe, Selected by SunTrust – http://bit.ly/UGYFZh (Business Wire)
  • Web Archiving: Catching History Before It’s Gone – http://bit.ly/U8GTzw (Mark Middleton)
  • X1Discovery Releases Version 3.0 of X1 Social Discovery – http://yhoo.it/UGYtJs (Business Wire)

November 14, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • 9th Circuit Considers Whether Hitting ‘Send’ Creates Agency – http://bit.ly/UCe1DL (Scott Graham)
  • Chancery Court Endorses Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/UxTtXl (Bracewell & Giuliani)
  • CIA Director Ousted By Metadata – http://bit.ly/UDkoB8 (@ITLexOrg)
  • Court Invokes FRE 502(d) to Permit Intentional Production of Privileged Materials Without Waiver – http://bit.ly/Uzi5io (Crowell & Moring)
  • Court Orders Broad Discovery of Class Members’ Social Media, Text Messages & Email – http://bit.ly/W637l3 (K&L Gates)
  • Crunching the Numbers for Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/XCaaqU (Drew Lewis)
  • Da Silva Moore: Judge Carter Denies Motion for Recusal or Disqualification – http://bit.ly/XxnbSL (K&L Gates)
  • Defendant Claiming Not Reasonably Accessible Data Has Some ‘Splaining To Do – eDiscovery Case Law – http://bit.ly/Xp7GvV (Doug Austin)
  • Do Defense Counsel Have Carte Blanche To Discover Plaintiffs’ Use Of Social Networking Sites? http://bit.ly/Xp5RPv (Michael Maslanka)
  • eDiscovery and Social Media: Recap from TLI Litigation Summit, Part II – http://bit.ly/QnpRA4 (Gina Rubel)
  • eDiscovery: Resolving Issues Through a Collaborative Approach – http://bit.ly/XBIXES (Martin O’Hara)
  • eLessons Learned: Interview with the Honorable Ronald J. Hedges -  http://bit.ly/Xyti9k (Catherine Kiernan)
  • Failing to Circulate A Litigation Hold Does Not Warrant a Presumption of Gross Negligence – http://bit.ly/XBb46X (Dan Harshman)
  • FTC’s New eDiscovery Rules in Effect as of November 9 2012 -  http://bit.ly/UABDTQ (Ryan Thomas)
  • Hooters Law Suit Must Use Predictive Coding from Same Vendor – http://bit.ly/XxoDEG (Anna Biblowitz)
  • Information Governance Even More Important In The Era Of Big Data – Forbes – http://onforb.es/Xmnfog (Barry Murphy)
  • Judge Carter Refuses to Disqualify one of SDNY’s “Experts in eDiscovery” – More on Da Silva Moore – http://bit.ly/Xp7RY7 (Gil Keteltas)
  • Judge Orders Parties to Keep it “Kleen” – eDiscovery Law Review – http://bit.ly/T2YBnx (Dylan Alper)
  • Judge Peck’s Decision Not to Recuse Himself in ‘Da Silva Moore’ Upheld – http://bit.ly/VNxIIJ (Evan Koblentz)
  • Judge Warns: Avoid Mechanically Produced Boilerplate Privilege Logs – http://bit.ly/XyuWru (Carey Busan)
  • Metadata: You [Only] Get What You Ask For – http://bit.ly/UGcuam (Lee Marchisio)
  • Moving TARget: The Hunt for a More Cost Effective and Efficient Review – http://bit.ly/TfsKAe (Christopher Yoshida)
  • New York Courts Continue to Deem Social Networking Sites Discoverable – http://bit.ly/UxVHGl (Matthew Podolnick)
  • Paraben Forensic Innovation Conference 2012 – http://bit.ly/UyDsjX (Josh Gilliland)
  • Patently Unclear – http://bit.ly/XxkP6e (Craig Ball)
  • Predictive Coding Metrics are for Weenies – Part III – http://bit.ly/UEJVtG (Karl Schieneman)
  • Recusal Motion in Da Silva Moore Case Denied – http://bit.ly/Q0dMRA (Philip Favro)
  • Review Acceleration: Getting the Most from Technology-Assisted Review – http://bit.ly/T9e6ue (Hope Swancy-Haslam)
  • Statistical Pattern Matching Predicts Presidential Winners, Why Not Privilege and Responsiveness? http://bit.ly/Xn9i9o (Sandra Serkes)
  • Technology: Ethics Meets eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/UGb4wj (John Cowling, Daniel Nelson)
  • That E-mail Is Mine; Or Is It?: Who Owns an E-mail Message? | Data Governance Law – http://bit.ly/XBAYYp (Tim Banks)
  • The Employer’s Duty to Preserve “ESI” – http://bit.ly/Xz6C8J (Francis Cook)
  • Using the Same eDiscovery Vendor as your Opponent – http://bit.ly/XyXReW (Elizebeth Cohee)
  • What’s in a Name? Potentially, a Lot of Permutations – eDiscovery Best Practices http://bit.ly/UExXjZ (Doug Austin)
  • When It Comes to eDiscovery, Leave the Driving to Us – http://bit.ly/UyyTWW (Bob Ambrogi)
  • Where There’s Smoke There’s Fire: Powering eDiscovery with Data Loss Prevention – http://bit.ly/XyQTqj (Allison Walton)
  • Without Request, Delaware State Judge Orders Use of Predictive Coding in Complex Case – http://bit.ly/Xn4VLB (Robert Hilson)
  • Why is Legal Hold Still a Mystery? http://bit.ly/VHJMLy (Mikki Tomlinson)

Reports and Resources

  • Canadian eDiscovery Case Law Digests – Common Law -  http://bit.ly/UEJMX6 (Peg Duncan)
  • Disclosure and Discovery in Utah – http://bit.ly/Uy1vzC (Utah Courts)
  • Ethics of Twitter Research: Topology of Disciplines, Methods and Ethics Review Boards – http://bit.ly/UzhU6Y (Nick Proferes, Michael Zimmer)
  • November Edition of Notable Cases and Events in #eDiscovery (PDF) http://bit.ly/RTr5Sl (Sidley Austin)
  • Randoms vs Weirdos: Teen Use of Social Networking Sites and Perceptions of Legal Risk -  http://bit.ly/UzkVEc (Alternative Law Journal)
  • Electronic Discovery and Computer Forensics: State Rules and Statutes – http://bit.ly/Xmm4VL (Kroll Ontrack)
  • Update: Peck, Parties and Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/xAztDv (@ComplexD)
  • Where the Money Goes: Understanding Litigant Expenditures for Producing eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/HCcDY2 (Nicholas Pace, Laura Zakaras)

Sight and Sound

  • Case in Point: Where Deleted Emails Go – http://bit.ly/HM288p (Tom Fishburne)
  • Legal Risks with BYOD (Bring Your Own Devices) Video – http://bit.ly/VMoTPo (Peter Vogel)
  • Video Discussing the International Conference of Data Protection & Privacy Commissioners with LXBN TV – http://bit.ly/UF2tdj (Hogan Lovells)

Technology and Tactics

  • Chesbro v. Best Buy Stores, L.P.: Court Rejects Defense of “Informational” Calls – http://bit.ly/UCTrgQ (Justine Gottshall)
  • Corporate Threat Report: Fraud Down, Data Theft Persistent – http://bit.ly/UEqQYA (Catherine Dunn)
  • Dropbox Passes 100 Million Users – http://nyti.ms/UGbaUW (Jenna Wortham)
  • Election 2012 Lessons for the Business Use of Big Data – http://bit.ly/XxCSJv (William Tanenbaum)
  • Ex-Spy Chief David Petraeus Gave His Mistress Access To His Email – http://onforb.es/XuTzFq (Kashmir Hill)
  • Finally, Another Interesting Take On A Global File System – http://bit.ly/XxlZP1 (Chuck Hollis)
  • Gartner Research Renews Interest in GC Affairs – http://bit.ly/XB295s (Evan Koblentz)
  • Google Discloses Rising Number of Government Requests – http://bit.ly/UGbfI8 (CircleD)
  • Hitachi Announces All Solid-State Storage Array – http://bit.ly/UyEzA4 (Deni Connor, James Bagley)
  • In CLO Survey, In-House Counsel Challenging Firms on Value, Service – http://bit.ly/RFdYUK (Catherine Dunn)
  • Litigating Post-Close Merger Cases — HLS Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation – http://hvrd.me/Xxpwgl (Boris Feldman)
  • Lock It Up: Managing Security Risks in Public Clouds – http://bit.ly/XBbn1E (Mitch Wagner)
  • NOC Privacy Compliance Review: Social Media Monitoring/Situational Awareness Initiative – http://bit.ly/XxlpRj (Donald Triner)
  • Personal Data Transfers: Google Cloud SQL Service Offers EU-Only Processing and Storage Capability – http://bit.ly/UExDSh (Pinsent Masons)
  • Petraeus’s Downfall Reminds That Email Lasts Forever – http://bit.ly/XEAqAX (Alison Diana)
  • Petraeus Fallout: 5 Gmail Security Facts – http://bit.ly/XEGXvv (Mathew Schwartz)
  • Troubleshooting ActiveSync Issues Using Logs – http://bit.ly/UD8JCu (Casper Manes)
  • Vendor Mergers and Acquisitions – Signed, But Not Sealed, Not Delivered, Not Yours – http://bit.ly/XxF5EQ (Kashyap Kompella)
  • When Businesses Go Dark: A DDoS Survey – http://bit.ly/Xxmgld (Ted Swearingen)
  • Will Wikipedia Wither Traditional Legal Citation? http://bit.ly/XnMuX6 (Peter Vogel)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • AccessData Quietly Enters Ranks of World’s Most Respected Digital Investigations Companies – http://bit.ly/T1PfID (Business Wire)
  • BIA eDiscovery Updates TotalDiscovery to Include Notification Features – http://prn.to/UyktGk (PR Newswire)
  • BlackBag Technologies Announces BlackLight™ 2012 R4 Mac OS X, iPhone, and iPad Forensics Software Release – http://bit.ly/XmiuLt (PR Web)
  • British Telecom (BT Group Plc) To Acquire Tikit – http://bit.ly/W4ScwK (@LegalIT)
  • Catalyst Partners With Equivio to Deliver Unparalleled Predictive Coding Technologies – http://mwne.ws/XCaBl8 (Marketwire)
  • Complete Managed Review From OrangeLT™ -  http://bit.ly/GR5Jv0 (@OrangeLT)
  • Computer Forensics Firm LuciData Distinguishes Itself From The Competition – http://bit.ly/UGcOFP (Elizabeth Millard)
  • Concept Searching Partners with RKO Business Solutions – http://bit.ly/UD8zuM (PR Web)
  • Dr. Bruce Hartley Joins Celerity Consulting Group – http://bit.ly/XB9Fxh (PR Web)
  • EDD Update: USPTO Grants H5 Patent for Its TAR Process – http://bit.ly/UxTkTS (Sean Doherty)
  • eDiscovering Vendors on Twitter – November 2012 Update -  http://bit.ly/LJR5ie (@ComplexD)
  • eDiscovery Services Company Further Expands New York Presence – http://bit.ly/XBa4Qk (PR Web)
  • EMC Adds Scale, Connectors to Kazeon eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/VUDjbA (Evan Koblentz)
  • European Union Competition Regulator Selects Nuix for Use During Inspections at Corporate Premises – http://bit.ly/TFo86K (Business Wire)
  • First Advantage Expands Leadership Team – http://mwne.ws/VDuOWY (Marketwire)
  • FTI Consulting Announces Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation For 7 3/4% Senior Notes Due 2016 – http://prn.to/XqjrSY (PR Newswire)
  • FTI Consulting Management Discusses Q3 2012 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – http://bit.ly/XnNgU0 (Seeking Alpha)
  • Guidance Software Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary – http://bit.ly/XBp4h7 (Business Wire)
  • H5 Granted Patent for Technology-Assisted Review – http://bit.ly/T2ZOeI (Press Release)
  • Kroll Ontrack Pushing Services into the Local Market | Reseller News New Zealand – http://bit.ly/UDsfib (Vera Alves)
  • LexisNexis Blazes Audit Trail for ECA App – http://bit.ly/UFtNYZ (Evan Koblentz)
  • Masters Conference Names Founder Robert E. Childress as CEO -  http://bit.ly/UxUgaZ (Press Release)
  • Merrill DataSite® Virtual Data Room Honored as “Information Management Product/Service of the Year” http://bit.ly/UGcIOx (PR Web)
  • Nextpoint – First eDiscovery Service Provider Accepted into Amazon’s Advanced Technology Partners Program – http://bit.ly/XB9TV2 (PR Web)
  • New Version of LexisNexis Early Data Analyzer Features Enhanced eDiscovery Filtering Tools – http://yhoo.it/UEK3JF (Business Wire)
  • NightOwl Discovery Enhances Its Discovery Management Services with Equivio Zoom – http://prn.to/Xn6Xvp (PR Newswire)
  • Prepare For eDJ Group’s Q4 eDiscovery Market Update – http://bit.ly/XxQ7ty (Barry Murphy)
  • Radicati Group Releases “eDiscovery – Market Quadrant, 2012″ -  http://on.mktw.net/Xy1xh9 (Marketwire)
  • Rimkus Analytics Forms Alliance with Servient to Add Two New Services to Digital Forensics Division – http://bit.ly/Xy0VYL (Business Wire)
  • StoneRiver Risk and Compliance Acquires Compliance Assurance Corporation – http://bit.ly/VNymGb (Press Release)
  • The Oliver Group Announces Addition of Partner/Vice President of Data Acquisition and Forensics – http://bit.ly/UEwvOz (PR Web)
  • Top Workplaces: Candor, Camaraderie Distinguish Legal-Software Firm kCura – Chicago Tribune – http://bit.ly/UGbuml (Jane Kidd Stewart)
  • Xerox Announces Managed Review Offering – http://bit.ly/UDqv8L (Foster Gibbons)
  • ZL Technologies Announces Advanced OCR Capabilities for Harnessing Unstructured Data – http://mwne.ws/Xna9Hp (Marketwire)

November 7, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Court Orders Retention of Outside Vendor to Collect Responsive Documents, Investigate Possible Spoliation – http://bit.ly/QhOhv5 (K&L Gates)
  • Court Rules on What eMail Backup Means - http://bit.ly/QhO6jm (Peter Vogel)
  • Cloud Considerations: eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/RLgmpE (K&L Gates)
  • Defendant Ordered to Retain Outside Vendor, Monetary Sanction Awarded - http://bit.ly/QhSxdX (Doug Austin)
  • “Emails Offered on State of Mind ≠ Hearsay” - http://bit.ly/RuSXIN (Gregory Joseph)
  • eDiscovery Certifications Expanding Reach – http://bit.ly/RziiRP (Kacina Shaw)
  • eDiscovery: Lessons Learned from Scentsy, Inc. v. B.R. Chase LLC -  http://bit.ly/SSv96a (Todd Ohlms, Joseph Fogel)
  • Failing to Preserve:  Apple, Samsung Narrowly Escape Adverse Inference Instruction - http://bit.ly/RuTGtt (Michael Kozubek)
  • Five Questions with Ralph Losey about the New eDiscovery Best Practices (EDBP) Model for Attorneys – http://bit.ly/SXuNJ4 (Dean Gonsowski)
  • Five Reasons to Outsource Litigation Support - http://bit.ly/StFgvy (Ralph Losey)
  • How to Preserve Data When You Can’t Trust Your Adversary - http://bit.ly/Q7xbjf (Judy Selby, Brian Esser, Joshua Rog)
  • Judicial Activism: Delaware Judge Orders Both Sides To Use Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/QaK3VW (Chris Dale)
  • Keteltas Comments on eDiscovery Practices in Apple’s Patent Infringement Case against Samsung – http://bit.ly/RF1dtm (Baker Hostetler)
  • Like it or Not, Predictive Coding is Here and Judges Want you to Use It - http://bit.ly/QaEBlR (Cat Casey)
  • My Company May Receive an HSR Second Request – Now What?  http://bit.ly/QiciSE (Gabriela Baron)
  • New Gartner Report Spotlights Significance of Email Archiving for Defensible Deletion - http://bit.ly/WccDsA (Philip Favro)
  • Outsourcing eDiscovery – Firms vs. Corporate - http://bit.ly/RLjlOE (Marilyn Gladden)
  • Past Website Content Is Discoverable and Can Come Back to Haunt You in Later Litigation - http://bit.ly/QbATbR (Suzanne Janusz)
  • Predictive Coding Metrics Are For Weenies – http://bit.ly/SRF1x3 (Karl Schieneman)
  • Recent Court Decisions Remind Legal Teams to Proactively Address eDiscovery Requirements – http://bit.ly/RztUob (Mike Hamilton)
  • Remote Control Duty to Preserve - http://bit.ly/StcOd9 (Josh Gilliland)
  • Rule 37(c)(1) – Factors for Determining Whether a Failure to Disclose or Make Discovery Is Harmless – http://bit.ly/QhT9QB (Gregory Joseph)
  • Social Media Discovery Request Ruled Overbroad – http://bit.ly/SD4KZZ (Doug Austin)
  • Spoliation Inference Is Appropriate Sanction in Fraud and Breach of Contract Case -http://bit.ly/Q6LKnj (Lauren Winchester)
  • Taking Over Former Employee’s LinkedIn Account Not a Violation of Federal Law - http://bit.ly/RM51pa (Mitchell Boyarski)
  • The eDiscovery Costs Winners Can Recover - http://bit.ly/QhTjYe (Adam Cohen)
  • The Main Messages from eDiscovery Ireland 2012 in Dublin - http://bit.ly/Rz1Cdo (Chris Dale)
  • Throwing a Wrench in the Document Review Machine - http://bit.ly/Rzdtbe (Monica Bay)
  • Why SSD Drives Destroy Court Evidence, and What Can Be Done About It - http://bit.ly/Rrhs9S (Yuri Gubanov)
  • Wreck-IT Ralph: Things in #eDiscovery that I Want to Destroy!  http://bit.ly/RL2WKj (Ralph Losey)

Reports and Resources

  • 2012 Deloitte-NASCIO Cybersecurity Study - http://bit.ly/Rzd4pn (Deloitte)
  • Designing, Implementing, Maintaining and Releasing Legal Holds (PDF) http://bit.ly/RQ41Ao (Browning Marean, Kathy Owen, Bradley Smyer)
  • Discovery about Discovery:  Sampling Practice and Resolution of Discovery Disputes (PDF) - http://bit.ly/RB0nO8 (Nick Landsman)
  • Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance Platforms - http://bit.ly/SwhMsd (French Caldwell, John Wheeler)
  • Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder Update – http://bit.ly/IiTGtb (@OrangeLT)
  • The Grossman-Cormack Glossary of Technology Assisted Review -  http://bit.ly/QhUtmD (Maura Grossman, Gordon Cormack)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • About Talent and Technology: Complete Managed Review From OrangeLT™ -  http://bit.ly/GR5Jv0 (@OrangeLT)
  • Access Data Ramps Up to Take the Gamble Out of Cyber Security - http://bit.ly/RQ9g2Z (PR Wire)
  • Advanced Discovery Builds on eDiscovery Expertise with New Staff Additions - http://bit.ly/RQ2QRu (PR Web)
  • BIA Announces ACEDS Certification of its Professional Services Management Team - http://sacb.ee/TdZ9a3 (Press Release)
  • Celerity Consulting Group Expands Litigation Readiness and Records Management Services - http://bit.ly/QkgC3M (PR Web)
  • Concept Searching Partners with Stonebridge - http://bit.ly/RN0WBh (PR Web)
  • Concept Searching Selected as Founding Strategic Partner in WAND Within™ Partnership Program – http://bit.ly/RUKXRF (PR Web)
  • Digital WarRoom and Zapproved Team Up to Provide Data Preservation Solutions for Corporations -  http://bit.ly/QiH9hS (PR Web)
  • Discovery Attender For Notes Selected As “Trend Setting Product of 2012″ by KM World - http://bit.ly/SDm3Kk (Press Release)
  • DTI Relocates Tampa Office – http://bit.ly/RF2ocn (Press Release)
  • Elite Document Technology Acquires Dallas based Peritia Data Discovery - http://bit.ly/QaEXsD (Brad Jenkins)
  • eMag Solutions Develops a Plan for Victims of Hurricane Sandy – http://yhoo.it/REZBzH (PR Newswire)
  • EMC Launches Massive Wave of Content Management Products and Solutions - http://prn.to/QkeTLW (PR Newswire)
  • Epiq Systems Announces Third Quarter 2012 Results Reporting 20% Operating Revenue Growth – http://bit.ly/RwXjza (Press Release)
  • Epiq Systems Finds Big Gains Thanks to Electronic Discovery – Kansas City Business Journal – http://bit.ly/SDgLyp (Alyson Raletz)
  • Fios: An Interview with Ralph Losey - http://bit.ly/Stdnnt (Rebecca James)
  • Fios Honored by kCura as Orange-level Relativity Best in Service Partner - http://bit.ly/RQB9YT (Business Wire)
  • Gallivan to Add New Technology and Partners – http://bit.ly/T0TkNr (Evan Koblentz)
  • Gavel & Gown Release Amicus Cloud Practice Management - http://bit.ly/Q60YZJ (Sean Doherty)
  • Guidance Software Reports 2012 Third Quarter Financial Results - http://bit.ly/SsDw5B (Press Release)
  • Idaho Central Credit Union Selects Hyland Software’s OnBase Solution to Support Enterprise-Wide Growth – http://on.mktw.net/Q6dtEu (PR Newswire)
  • Iron Mountain Reports Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results – http://yhoo.it/Q8qD3R (Business Wire)
  • kCura Relativity to Add Processing Engine - http://bit.ly/XfLioN (Evan Koblentz)
  • Latest Update:  10 Years of eDiscovery Mergers, Acquisitions and Investments - http://bit.ly/LvFEoF (@ComplexD)
  • Loading in Summation – Easy as 1, 2, 3… http://bit.ly/SXtg5C (Keith Schrodt)
  • Measuring and Validating the Effectiveness of Relativity Assisted Review – http://bit.ly/SV0QZW (David Grossman)
  • Mindseye Introduces All-In-One TunnelVision eDiscovery Appliance - http://bit.ly/QaJ1t9 (PR Web)
  • Mitratech Enhances Usability and End User Productivity with Product Enhancements - http://bit.ly/Rr4JUH (Press Release)
  • Nilan Johnson Lewis, PA Brings Relativity In-House - http://on.mktw.net/Q6nSAe (Press Release)
  • OpenText Management Discusses Q1 2013 Results – Earnings Call Transcript - http://bit.ly/Q8qq0I (Seeking Alpha)
  • Pitney Bowes Announces Third Quarter Results for 2012 -  http://bit.ly/QaEeI5 (Press Release)
  • Sheila Magri Joins FTI Consulting Strategic Communications Practice - http://bit.ly/RLClwt (Press Release)
  • Textkernel Selects Autonomy, an HP Company, to Power Document Extraction - http://prn.to/QhSor0 (PRNewswire)
  • The Dolan Company Reports Third Quarter 2012 Results - http://aol.it/QaKpfc (Business Wire)
  • UBIC Files For A $46 Million IPO - http://bit.ly/SwcxGx (NASDAQ)
  • UBIC Forays into Document Translation Business for International Litigation and Due Diligence – http://bit.ly/T0K1wK (PR Web)
  • UBIC, INC. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering - http://bit.ly/Sx29OC (PR Web)
  • Xerox Legal Services Supports Mobile Access to OmniX - http://bit.ly/W7oGrb (Evan Koblentz)

October 31, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Both Sides Instructed to Use Predictive Coding or Show Cause Why Not – http://bit.ly/Q1H6qx (Doug Austin)
  • Carrillo v. Schneider Logistics, Inc.: How a Data Management Initiative Could Have Prevented Sanctions – http://bit.ly/Q61aIk (Linda Sharp)
  • Court Instructs Parties to Utilize Predictive Coding, Requires Show of Cause to Avoid It – http://bit.ly/SJ3SjI (K&L Gates)
  • Data Lawyers and Preventive Law – http://bit.ly/PS4bMu (Nick Brestoff)
  • Delaware Chancery Court Blocks Business-Strategy Immunity in Discovery – http://bit.ly/R5nDQO (Jeff Mordock)
  • Delaware Chancellery Court Sua Sponte Orders Parties to Use Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/Q2ICZv (Wendy Curtis, Jeffrey McKenna)
  • eDiscovery in Tennessee – eDiscovery Trends – http://bit.ly/Q46lsi (Doug Austin)
  • Emails Can Carry A Reasonable Expectation of Privacy, Government Entities Must Be Particular If Want Them – http://bit.ly/PUH0AW (Adam Losey)
  • First Few Weeks of EDBP, the Shoulders of Giants, and the Great Debates of TAR v. CAR and Ball v. Jaar – http://bit.ly/Q1z8ha (Ralph Losey)
  • FTC and ITC Issue New Final and Proposed Rules on Electronic Discovery (PDF) http://bit.ly/RmoQ6k (Cahill)
  • Hoarders: How to Change the ‘Keep Everything’ Attitude that’s Drowning Your Company – http://bit.ly/PU7QcD (Mauricio Perry)
  • Hyland Software Establishes UK Subsidiary – http://sacb.ee/Q2aVXZ (PR Newswire)
  • In-Place eDiscovery: Exchange 2013 – http://bit.ly/PVdOdk (Microsoft TechNet Library)
  • Is Social Media Discoverable? Stick to the Basics (Part III – Other Limitations on Discovery) http://bit.ly/PUgXdk (Jennifer Walrath)
  • Judicial Activism Taken to New Heights in Latest EORHB (Hooters) Predictive Coding Case – http://bit.ly/PEleBM (Matthew Nelson)
  • Less Production Can Be More In Database Discovery – http://bit.ly/PToGZ8 (Michael Spencer, Diana Fasching)
  • Making eDiscovery Purchasing Decisions: In-House vs. Vendor Part I  - http://bit.ly/RBypzy (Michael Fluhr)
  • Managing the Risks of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) – http://bit.ly/RmsyNs (Chris Marzetti)
  • Pitting Computers Against Humans in Document Review – http://bit.ly/W4KDaf (Steve Green, Mark Yacano)
  • Predictive Coding in Unpredictable Order from US Chancery Judge – http://bit.ly/PWWLHQ (David Sharpe)
  • Predictive Coding Metrics are for Weenies – Part I – http://bit.ly/Q1FZas (Karl Schieneman)
  • Rolling the Dice on Legal Hold: Still Not Worth the Risk – http://bit.ly/R3RUj1 (Daniel Lim)
  • Should eDiscovery Vendors Sue Their Deadbeat Clients? http://bit.ly/StSMyV (Sharon Nelson)
  • Surprise Ruling by Delaware Judge Orders Both Sides To Use Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/R3lPYv (Ralph Losey)
  • Taking Page From Law Firm Clients, Vendors Sue for Unpaid Bills – http://bit.ly/PWWDYT (Christine Simmons)
  • The Challenge of Defensible Deletion of Distributed Legacy Data – http://bit.ly/PVcLtS (John Patzakis)
  • Time to Take Out the Data Trash – eDiscovery101 – http://bit.ly/SrNAhN (Bill Tolson)

Reports and Resources

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

  • 3 Email Threats You Need to Be Aware Of – http://bit.ly/SrI0Ml (Jeff Orloff)
  • Best Practices for Minimizing Health Data Breach Risks – http://bit.ly/R0UPZH (Marcy Wilder)
  • Companies Aligned Against Court in Apple-Samsung Record-Sealing Spat – http://bit.ly/R2SVI1 (Vanessa Blum)
  • Data Breaches: Verizon Report Highlights Payment Security Compliance issues for Businesses – http://bit.ly/PS4xCC (Pinsent Masons)
  • Defending Against Next Gen Distributed Denial of Service DDoS Attacks: DDoS Defense Reference Architecture – http://bit.ly/Q61siu (Joey Muniz)
  • Derechos and Hurricane Sandy Make Compelling Cloud Arguments – http://bit.ly/W4JpvG (Sharon Nelson, John Simek)
  • Did You Know Cloud Computing Has Been Around Since the ’50s? http://on.mash.to/Se5gNL (Neha Prakash)
  • EU Claims Google Violates Privacy Laws – http://bit.ly/R0XQJA (Peter Vogel)
  • EU Data Protection Regulation Proposal – Update – http://bit.ly/QYQN40 (Davinia Brennan)
  • FBI Expands Cybercrime Division – http://bit.ly/Q61Uxd (Nicolas Hoover)
  • FOCA – Network Intelligence Reconnaissance – http://bit.ly/Q1zxjE (Aamir Lakhani)
  • GAO Study: Low Marks to Companies Regarding Transparency of Use of Consumer Location Data – http://bit.ly/PS3DGc (Nihar Shah)
  • Guidelines Proposed in Canada to Open Courts to Social Media – http://bit.ly/Q637EB (Allison Jones)
  • How to Mitigate Compliance Requirements and Code of Conduct Obligations with Data Protection Regulation -  http://bit.ly/W1A3AO (Daniel Kadar)
  • Is The Term “Cyberwarfare” Overstating the Case? http://bit.ly/RdZmrF (Terry Zink)
  • Nokia Patent Threat Limits Multi-User Function to Android Tablets -  http://bit.ly/Rqm145 (Ryan Thomas)
  • Smarter Social Media Monitoring for Student Athletes – http://bit.ly/Q4VAWT (Jason Krause)
  • Ten IT Predictions For 2013 – http://bit.ly/W1AJGw (Chuck Hollis)
  • The Story Behind The Incredible Shrinking OST file in Exchange 2013 – http://bit.ly/PUGseA (John Mello)
  • Trademark Holder’s Fight to Remove Mark on Kitsch Merchandise May Have Broad Legal Implications – http://bit.ly/Q1EyJ5 (Jacob Kaufman)
  • Why Execs Should Heed Need for Data Governance – http://bit.ly/S3n8e4 (Kelle O’Neal)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • Avoid The eDiscovery “Trick” This Halloween – http://bit.ly/TgkP3e (@OrangeLT)
  • Big Data and Data Protection Unite to Reduce eDiscovery Costs AND Enable Better Business Decisions – http://bit.ly/R7jqMz (DCIG)
  • Catalyst Secure and AOS Legal Technologies Team Up to Provide  Expertise in Asia – http://bit.ly/PR7eVc (Press Release)
  • CommVault Introduces Simpana IntelliSnap Recovery Manager to Automate Snapshots – http://bit.ly/W0bCnk (Press Release)
  • EDRM Continues to Advance eDiscovery Standards and Practices -  http://bit.ly/VDIz91 (George Socha)
  • EMC Slides After 3Q Results Show Slowdown – http://yhoo.it/PS1dr4 (Associated Press)
  • FTI Consulting To Release Third Quarter 2012 Results And Host Conference Call – http://bit.ly/PUfnrU (PR Newswire)
  • D4 Named as One of Rochester’s Top 100 for Third Year in a Row – http://bit.ly/SrN7fG (PR Web)
  • DTI Adds Marc Wasserman to Sales Leadership Team – http://bit.ly/PWVQHo (@LegalIT)
  • eDiscovery: 7 Expectations To Set Your Team Up For Computer-Assisted Review – http://bit.ly/RnQBvb (Jay Leib)
  • Evolve Discovery Awarded Orange-Level Relativity Best in Service Designation – http://yhoo.it/StRC6w (Marketwire)
  • FTK 1.8 Important Notice – http://bit.ly/R7mfx4 (AccessData)
  • FTI Consulting To Release Third Quarter 2012 Results And Host Conference Call – http://bit.ly/PUfnrU (PR Newswire)
  • Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2013 – http://bit.ly/RHG3bO (Press Release)
  • Globanet Classify v3.2.1 Unveils New Retention Category Reassignment Functionality – http://bit.ly/SZiQlM (PRWeb)
  • Huron Consulting Group Launches Huron Legal Integrated Analytics Offering – http://bit.ly/Se2CoU (Press Release)
  • Huron Legal Adds PureDiscovery’s Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/RSKGzY (Evan Koblentz)
  • IGC Announces Brava 7.1 for IBM FileNet P8 at IBM Information on Demand – http://yhoo.it/R5ruxb (Marketwire)
  • Karen Unger Joins SuperiorDiscovery as Vice President – http://bit.ly/RdMIJm (PR Web)
  • Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP Chooses Relativity -  http://on.mktw.net/R10oHA (Press Release)
  • Kroll Ontrack Partners with Info X to Address Demand for Granular Search and Restoration Software – http://bit.ly/SdEBhx (Business Wire)
  • Legal Outsourcing to Israel: You Have Every Reason to Do It -  http://bit.ly/SdIt20 (Jonathan Easton)
  • Merrill DataSite(R) Virtual Data Room Honored – http://on.mktw.net/PS5wTk (Business Wire)
  • MessageSolution Showcases Cloud & Enterprise Information Archiving and eDiscovery at WinConnections – http://bit.ly/SZiiwi (PR Web)
  • Mimecast Beefs up Archiving Offerings – Introduces Host of New Products and Features – http://bit.ly/RhNo0b (Press Release)
  • OnPoint | TAR: Five Facts in a Flash – http://bit.ly/RqmiEm (Kroll Ontrack)
  • Onsite Electronic Discovery Processing: A New Alternative, Part 2 – http://bit.ly/PVeoYj (Oce Business Services)
  • PlanetData Expands East Coast Presence – Solutions – http://bit.ly/StT4Wr (Press Release)
  • Recommind Named One of Bay Area’s Fastest-Growing Companies -  http://bit.ly/R7noEO (Press Release)
  • RenewData Appoints Hemanth Salem as Chief Operating Officer – http://bit.ly/RivlHo (Business Wire)
  • Senior Project Management, Forensic and Litigation Technology Professionals Join TERIS – http://bit.ly/PElGA5 (PR Web)
  • Symantec 2nd-Quarter Net Up on Security, Compliance Segment Sales – http://bit.ly/R10Mpn (NASDAQ)
  • Symantec CEO Takes Over Global Sales Chief’s Job, Shows Him Door – The Register – http://bit.ly/PUg04E (Chris Mellor)
  • Tech Circuit: Money & Microsoft – http://bit.ly/PxC997 (Monica Bay)
  • UBIC North America’s Chief Business Operations Officer Addresses Corporations and Law Firms in Northern CA – http://bit.ly/VEP3EB (PR Web)
  • Xerox Placed in Visionaries Quadrant in 2012 ECM Report -  http://bit.ly/PS1NFs (Press Release)
  • Yammer Integrates With Multiple Security Partners and Adopts EDRM Standard for Data Export – http://on.mktw.net/RiwkXV (PR Newswire)

October 24, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Advocating Proportionality? Start with the Rules!  http://bit.ly/QxtrlC (Gil Keteltas)
  • Are Corporations Ready To Be Transparent And Share Irrelevant Documents With Opposing Counsel To Obtain Substantial Cost Savings Through The Use Of Predictive Coding? http://bit.ly/Ru9y0P (Ronni Solomon)
  • Bringing eDiscovery in House: Wrangling Your Data, Not Just eDiscovery Costs - http://bit.ly/S3mwFp (Linda Sharp)
  • Broken Record? Maybe, But Even Government Entities Cannot Escape the Failure to Preserve - http://bit.ly/PG93UK (Jeffrey Nagel)
  • Can Arbitrators Compel Pre-Hearing Document Discovery from Third Parties? Circuit Split - http://bit.ly/QvGKmG(Gregory Joseph)
  • Cloning of Computer Files: When There’s a Will, There’s a Way – eDiscovery Case Law - http://bit.ly/QvGOTu (Doug Austin)
  • Discovery of Social Media Information is Subject to Same Rules as Paper Discovery - http://bit.ly/RulfVc (Jay Yurkiw)
  • Drop-by-Drop Water Torture Productions - http://bit.ly/QCr8hq (Josh Gilliland)
  • eDiscovery: Potential Cost Shifting For Document Review - http://bit.ly/PAulD2 (Martin O’Hara)
  • Emails as Business Records — Business Duty Requirement – http://bit.ly/QMhKru (Gregory Joseph)
  • Federal Directive Hits Two Birds (RIM and eDiscovery) with One Stone – http://bit.ly/QArVPY (Allison Walton)
  • Federal Judicial Acceptance of Predictive Coding Beyond Da Silva Moore - http://bit.ly/RMy3sB (Mike Hamilton)
  • Florida Joins the Growing Number of States That Have Adopted Specific Rules Addressing eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/PlIsMJ (Robert Brown)
  • Four Federal Judges Debate Four Ethical Issues at EDD Summit - http://bit.ly/QAraGt (Monica Bay)
  • Judge Calls Company’s eDiscovery Policies “Clearly Unacceptable”, Orders Further Depositions – http://bit.ly/QAx4Y9 (@ITLexOrg)
  • How to Protect Your Personal Device (and Personal Information) from Discovery - http://bit.ly/PLNT7I (Brian Bialas)
  • In Search, Evaluation Drives Innovation; Or, What You Cannot Measure You Cannot Improve – http://bit.ly/RO03fr (J. Pickens)
  • Mobile Device Messaging and eDiscovery: Part 3 of 4 - http://bit.ly/PJciLb (Daniel Garrie)
  • No Bates Numbers in a Native Production? Get Over It!  - http://bit.ly/Pm7viM (Doug Austin)
  • Oral Hold Notice Invalidated as “Completely Inadequate” such that it “Borders on Recklessness” - http://bit.ly/PLLg5X (Ralph Losey)
  • PDF – Is This Really the Best Format for Litigation Review and Production? http://bit.ly/PEADSq (Maureen Holland)
  • Planning for eDiscovery and Security in the Cloud - http://bit.ly/RXNcr4 (Barry Murphy)
  • Servers and Hard Drives Disappear, But Court Holds No Spoliation | eLessons Learned - http://bit.ly/QnUDmP (Kathy Trawinski)
  • Strategic Approach to Cloud eDiscovery: Five Key Considerations - http://bit.ly/S3pbPx (Bryant Bell)
  • The “E’s” of Predictive Coding – Part Two - http://bit.ly/PEvFos (Karl Schieneman)
  • Warning: eDiscovery Missteps Can Open Up the Door to Identity Theft - http://bit.ly/S3o1Uf (Samantha Greeen)
  • What is Legal when Collecting and Processing Personal Data?  http://bit.ly/RZSti3 (Chris Dale)
  • What eDiscovery Costs Are Recoverable? http://bit.ly/RAdcX1 (Gabriela Baron)

Reports and Resources

  • Effective Keyword Selection Requires a Mastery of Storage Technology and the Law - http://bit.ly/QrWszg (Daniel Garrie)
  • Inconsistent Responsiveness Determination in Document Review: Difference of Opinion or Human Error?http://bit.ly/RFKfeK (Maura Grossman, Gordan Cormack)
  • SocialMedia and eDiscovery: Emerging Issues - http://bit.ly/PCafbN (Adam Cohen)
  • The Global 100 – World’s Largest Law Firms (PDF) http://bit.ly/PJ9LAy  (The American Lawyer and Legal Week)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

  • Can a Tweet Take Down a Cease and Desist? http://bit.ly/Ru9ez6 (Sheri Qualters)
  • Clueless About Cloud Computing - http://bit.ly/PFQrUI (Susanna Sharpe)
  • Court Treats Degrading Online Postings As Protected Free-Speech Opinions - http://bit.ly/PJarpH (Eric Johnson)
  • Email Security Basics for the New Admin - http://bit.ly/PAtnGZ (Jeff Orloff)
  • Employers Can Hijack Your LinkedIn Account, Court Rules – Internet & Online Privacy - http://bit.ly/QvFU9I (Deane Katz)
  • Five Questions To Ask About How Your Corporate Legal Information Is Secured - http://bit.ly/QH6dtz (Jonah Paransky)
  • Gartner MQ for Enterprise CMS: EMC, Hyland, IBM, Microsoft, OpenText, Oracle Lead - http://bit.ly/S3roue (David Roe)
  • Getting Started with Email Encryption - http://bit.ly/S3oDsN (Jeff Orloff)
  • Goodbye Privacy. Conventional Security Measures Can Be Neutered By A Careless Programmer – http://bit.ly/PLNGRS (Mike Gualtieri)
  • Implementing U.S. and International Social Networking Regulations - http://bit.ly/QHbtxd (New York Law Journal)
  • Impressions from ARMA 2012 - http://bit.ly/PLN9iT (Stephen Ludlow)
  • Judge Questions Tools Used to Track Cell Phones - http://on.wsj.com/RXOO4d (Jennifer Valentino-DeVries)
  • Judge Rules Intercepting Traffic on Open WiFi Networks is Legal - http://bit.ly/Ruat1c (Ryan Thomas)
  • Kia Motors Drives Technology Test for Outside Counsel - http://bit.ly/QHaQnn (Monica Bay)
  • Learning From Other Industries: Interoperability Initiative Poised To Transform Healthcare - http://bit.ly/PDLWdm(Ken Terry)
  • Managing Mobile Risk - http://bit.ly/Qqud3Q (Sean Martin)
  • Mastercard and Verizon Acknowledge Selling Customer Data - http://bit.ly/S3q8HA (Samir Mathur)
  • NLRB Memos Offer Cautionary Guidance on Social Media - http://bit.ly/QHbhhs (David Schwartz)
  • Privacy Update – Cell Users Don’t Install Apps and Turn Off GPS - http://bit.ly/QAy0f1 (Peter Vogel)
  • Quick View Plus 12 Makes Short Work of Viewing Multiple File Types - http://bit.ly/PDGKq5 (Bret Burney)
  • Social Media is History - http://bit.ly/RqLThI (Jason Krause)
  • South Carolina Supreme Court Splits with Ninth Circuit Regarding Stored Communications Act Protections – http://bit.ly/RujPdl (Andrew Hoffman)
  • State Hacking: Do’s and Don’ts, Pros and Cons - http://bit.ly/Rud2jF (Wout De Natris)
  • The High Price of Social Media Risk Management – Harvard Business Review - http://bit.ly/RT03Le (Alexandra Samuel)
  • The “Work Through Lunch” E-Mailing Dilemma - http://bit.ly/Pm8vU5 (Michael Schmidt)
  • U.S. Customs Workers to Switch to iPhones From BlackBerrys - http://nyti.ms/PO6xM7 (Ian Austin)
  • Uses and Abuses of Social Media: Lawyer Ethical & Professionalism Obligations – http://bit.ly/RZRsGI (eLessons Learned)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • At Gartner Symposium/ ITxpo – An Orange Legal Technologies Update – http://bit.ly/PGN8gf (@OrangeLT)
  • Autonomy, an HP Company, Extends Market-leading Compliance Platform to Dodd-Frank – http://bit.ly/QMjj8L (Press Release)
  • Autonomy Appoints Digital Marketing Industry Veteran to Expand Business Offering in EMEA – http://bit.ly/PFYnFE (Press Release)
  • CloudNineDiscovery and Venio Systems Team Up to Provide Global Legal Discovery with Venio FPR™ – http://bit.ly/RAdKMs (PR Web)
  • eDiscovery and Predictive Coding: FUD Fight - http://bit.ly/QxI3BD (Katey Wood)
  • eDiscovery Service Providers Continue Expanding Through Acquisitions in 2012  - http://bit.ly/SidT7a (Jason Velasco)
  • Epiq Systems Plans $7.5M HQ Expansion, Will Add 80 jobs – Kansas City Business Journal - http://bit.ly/PC84ox (Steve Vockrodt)
  • Epiq Systems – Predictive Coding: Transparency, Metrics And Ease Of Use - http://bit.ly/PJ98qT (Ed Burke, Mary Ann Benson)
  • Exterro’s Fusion Zeta to Get Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/QvuCCj (Evan Koblentz)
  • Exterro Jumps into the Computer Assisted eDiscovery Race with Support for Full eDiscovery Lifecycle – http://bit.ly/PFOSGq (Charles Skamser)
  • FTI Consulting Announces Predictive Discovery Solution - http://prn.to/RZTV3I (PR Newswire)
  • Global Relay Services Added to Agio Technology’s Lineup of Hedge Fund Solutions - http://bit.ly/Pm7Lyd (PR Web)
  • Globanet Merge1 Version 4.1 Debuts with Enhanced Functionality for Compliance and eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/RZRZbr (PR Web)
  • Guidance Software to Announce 2012 Third Quarter Financial Results – Yahoo! Finance - http://yhoo.it/PGha3F(Business Wire)
  • GWAVA Announces Unified Archiving Now Supports Office 365 (http://bit.ly/PDKnwd) and Social Media (http://bit.ly/PDKAiQ) (Business Wire)
  • IBM Q3 Earnings - http://read.bi/PBF3cC (Mathew Boesler)
  • Interview: Autonomy Chief Architect Fernando Lucini on a Software-Based Approach To Big Data – http://bit.ly/QHbXDv (Danny Palmer)
  • Lateral Data’s Viewpoint Selected as E-Discovery Platform by Claritas Data Solutions - http://bit.ly/QxrrtR (Press Release)
  • Legal Tech Veteran Addition of Scott Woodworth Enhances OrangeLT™ eDiscovery Reach and Expertise - http://bit.ly/RC1jlJ (@OrangeLT)
  • LexisNexis Introduces New Version of Concordance Native Viewer -  http://yhoo.it/Qxk6uf (Business Wire)
  • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP Selects Relativity for Customizable E-Discovery - http://yhoo.it/RulQpM (Press Release)
  • New Company Acaveo to Improve Enterprise Information Governance, Security - http://bit.ly/QxurX7 (PR Web)
  • New Features from Apersee - http://bit.ly/QBrKUu (Press Release)
  • Office 365 Boasts HIPAA-Compliant Messaging System - http://bit.ly/RugYkp (Michelle McNickle)
  • Palantir, K2 Team Up on Review Analytics - http://bit.ly/RZMKZl (Evan Koblentz)
  • Recommind Appoints Mark Moore to Senior Vice President of Products - http://bit.ly/R1JSrW (Press Release)
  • Reviewing the Web: What to do When the Evidence is Online – AccessData - http://bit.ly/PJaSjP (Caitlin Murphy)
  • Sonian Announces Partnership With Apptix - http://mwne.ws/RqHOtV (Marketwire)
  • Teradata Announces ‘Big Analytics’ Appliance, Free Aster Version | http://bit.ly/QvFv6W (Jeff Bertollucci)
  • TERIS Bolsters Business Development Team with Three Key Hires - http://bit.ly/RuhZsP (PR Web)
  • The Oliver Group Highlights Remote Collection and Forensic Data Acquisition Services -  http://yhoo.it/PM1ifW (PR Web)
  • Xact Data Discovery Acquirers Houston Based Flash Discovery - http://bit.ly/QCsf0B (Brad Jenkins)
  • ZLTechnologies Announces New Corporate eMemory™ Initiative - http://prn.to/QMk6Xs (PR Newswire)

October 17, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Are You Requesting the Best Production Format for Your Case? – eDiscovery Best Practices - http://bit.ly/RwARtG (Doug Austin)
  • Be Concrete! Court Requires Specificity for eDiscovery in Ford’s Contaminated Concrete Case – http://bit.ly/RnqNmH (eLessons Learned)
  • Concluding Litigation Hold and Document Retention Policies are “Clearly Unacceptable,” Court Allows Depositions to Determine if Spoliation Occurred - http://bit.ly/PBClUr (K&L Gates)
  • Court Focuses on Cooperation & Proportionality to Resolve Discovery Disputes - http://bit.ly/Rnmecf (K&L Gates)
  • Court Orders Monetary Sanctions of $625K For Defendant’s Spoliation of Evidence – http://bit.ly/Qm6seI (Michael Hamilton)
  • Defendant Appeals Sanctions, Only to See Sanction Amount Raised on Appeal - http://bit.ly/QpvSbc (Doug Austin)
  • Does Your CAR (Computer Assisted Review) Have a Full Tank of Gas? - http://bit.ly/Rwtcf3 (Ralph Losey)
  • eDiscovery: Collect Metadata to Avoid ESI Headaches - http://bit.ly/QqAM7X (Gregory Schodde)
  • eDiscovery Education? Yes! eDiscovery Certification? Maybe… http://bit.ly/Rx2dA5 (Barry Murphy)
  • eDiscovery: Four Important Lessons From The Restaurant Business - http://bit.ly/QgB1m0 (David Reif)
  • Electronic Discovery and Evidence: Explanation of Mobile Device Location Data - http://bit.ly/TmiRhS (@MichaelArkfeld)
  • E-Mails, Law Firm Billing Records Paint Sordid Picture of Eaton Corp. Attempt to Corrupt Justice – http://bit.ly/RjSg8M (Robert Hilson)
  • Federal Judge to Be Keeper of Disputed Data in PayPal Hacking Case - http://bit.ly/Rq5h0K (Vanessa Blum)
  • Five Steps for Selecting a Law Firm with eDiscovery Capabilities - http://bit.ly/QgBmFa (Todd Olms, Joseph Fogel)
  • IRS Tries (Again) on eDiscovery | Discovery Advocate - http://bit.ly/PBElMk (Stuart Bassin, Gil Ketelas)
  • How Can Advanced Redaction Tools Help Parties Better Meet Cross-Border Privacy Requirements? http://bit.ly/QHTyb5 (Rachel Teisch)
  • How to Keep “Big Data” From Turning into “Bad Data” Resulting in eDiscovery and InfoGovernance Risks – http://bit.ly/QkZ9DZ (Dean Gonsowski)
  • Info Governance Model Expands Privacy, Security Roles - http://bit.ly/RyrhGT (Evan Koblentz)
  • Keep Your Social Media Discovery Targeted! http://bit.ly/Ql6fIA (Jennifer Walrath)
  • Legal Precedents Put Computer Assisted eDiscovery on Course to Broader Enterprise Acceptance – http://bit.ly/Qpvycr (Charles Skamser)
  • Lyrics Website Fined $6.6m For Copyright Infringement - http://bit.ly/RwOLMu (@ITLexOrg)
  • Mobile Messaging and Electronic Discovery: Part 2 of 4 - http://bit.ly/Ql0FpA (Daniel Garrie)
  • No Fishing Expeditions Allowed When It Comes to Discovery of Social Media – eDiscovery Law Alert – http://bit.ly/QpUS20 (Mara Zazzali-Hogan)
  • Predictive Coding – From the Outside In…  - http://bit.ly/Ri203w (Drew Lewis)
  • Quick Bytes: New Cases Addressing The Discovery Of Social Networking -  http://bit.ly/V2zUN2 (Michael Schmidt)
  • Reading Someone’s Webmail Not A Violation of Stored Communications Act - http://bit.ly/UXjjdG (Graham Martin)
  • Reforming eDiscovery with a Bang - http://bit.ly/ReRJ88 (Gabriela Baron)
  • Responsible Data Citizens Embrace Old World Archiving With New Data Sources - http://bit.ly/QpkdZV (Allison Walton)
  • SCOTUS Declines to Weigh In on the Taxation of eDiscovery Costs - http://bit.ly/Re2yHH (Carey Busen)
  • “‘Siri®, How Much Discoverable ESI is on My Smartphone?’” http://bit.ly/PzubMg (@LexisNexis)
  • Spoliation: Negligence Suffices for, But Does Not Require, Adverse Inference in Sixth Circuit - http://bit.ly/PBEa3G (Gregory Joseph)
  • The “E’s” of Predictive Coding – Part One - http://bit.ly/TiUt0J (Karl Schieneman)
  • The Email Pyramid - http://bit.ly/RAYTUv (Mark Mandel)
  • The Use of Illegally Obtained Evidence - http://bit.ly/Qm5r6p (Joel Cohen)
  • Technology-Assisted Review: Four Key Questions - http://bit.ly/RxIIHA (Joe Garber)
  • Who Owns Social Media Accounts? http://bit.ly/QH2Yn7 (Jeffrey Gross)
  • Who Owns Wiki Content? http://bit.ly/Qp59vp (Peter Vogel)

Reports and Resources

  • A Corporate End-User’s Handbook for Dodd-Frank Title VII Compliance - http://hvrd.me/P0xiwV (Noam Noked)
  • eDJ Group Releases Ground-Breaking Report on Social Media in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/QOh6uI (@LegalIT)
  • Executive Alert: eDiscovery and Technology Newsletter - http://bit.ly/Qp4hHe (Baker Hostetler)
  • Identifying Threats to Digital Preservation: The SPOT Model for Risk Assessment http://bit.ly/RAYiSE (Sally Vermaaten, Brian Lavoie, Priscilla Caplan)
  • Networked and Hyperconnected: The New Social (And Work) Operating System | Pew Research - http://bit.ly/RlQG6s (Lee Rainie)
  • The eDiscovery Rear View Mirror on Google+: 5 Top Stories From Last Week’s Unfiltered Orange Newsletter – http://bit.ly/QhnIQM (@OrangeLT)
  • The ‘Audience Targeting’ Test for Personal Jurisdiction in Internet Defamation Cases (PDF) - http://bit.ly/RwBT97 (Sarah Ludington)
  • The Radicati Group Releases “eDiscovery Market, 2012-2016″ - http://mwne.ws/RwBcfW (Marketwire)

Sight and Sound

  • #ACCAM12 - At A Glance | In-house Access - http://bit.ly/QH442g (@ACCInHouse)
  • A Pinteresting Look At eDiscovery? http://bit.ly/Qnhy2Y (@OrangeLT)
  • At the Very Least, Lawyers Better Understand the Basics of Social Media – Budget CLO Jason Romrell – http://bit.ly/RnHwX4 (@LXBN)
  • Case in Point: “Bring Your Own Device” - http://bit.ly/Rxuc2u (Tom Fishburne)
  • Craig Ball on Special Masters in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/RxXwGf (@SharonNelsonEsq)
  • Dropbox is Excellent Tool for Legal Collaboration, Google Alerts for Staying Up-To-Date - http://bit.ly/QIMQ4A (Colin O’Keefe, David Keller)

Technology and Tactics

  • Analyzing Civil Claims Under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) http://bit.ly/Ql4cEx (Richard Rayman, Peter Brown)
  • As U.S. Waits for FCPA Guidance, UK Bribery Act Gets an Update – http://bit.ly/PntvcW (Catherine Dunn)
  • Browser Tools Can Help Block Tracking by Social Networks - http://nyti.ms/Qp2hP6 (Somini Sengupta)
  • Canadian CRTC Issues Compliance and Enforcement Information Bulletins - http://bit.ly/Ql2TW0 (Mark Hayes)
  • Could Your Law Firm Seize Your LinkedIn Account? http://bit.ly/Qp2UrS (Kevin O’Keefe)
  • Data Protection Reforms: Privacy Body Seeks Changes To The Definition Of Personal Data - http://bit.ly/RwGfgs (Pinsent Masons)
  • Discharge Over Facebook Posting Lawful - http://bit.ly/QlZC92 (Adam Santucci)
  • Emerging Cyber-Security Threats and Implications for the Private Sector - http://bit.ly/RwBYJQ (Sophia Bekele)
  • Employers Can No Longer Require Access To Your Social Media Accounts - http://bit.ly/RfEC6D (Walther Haines)
  • EPIC – FBI Exempts Massive Database from Privacy Act Protections - http://bit.ly/RlQu7c (Sabrina Pacifici)
  • Exterro Fusion(R) E-Discovery Platform Advances With Predictive Technologies Across the EDRM – http://yhoo.it/PBQJvO (Marketwire)
  • EU Data Law Could Hamper International Arrests - http://reut.rs/Qp8A5h (Claire Davenport)
  • Gartner Spells Out Magic Behind Quadrants - http://bit.ly/PzvoTW (Simon Sharwood)
  • How to Wipe Company Data on Employees’ Mobile Devices while Leaving Personal Data Alone - http://bit.ly/RlSexn (Joshua Konkle)
  • IBM’s New Privacy Chief Calls Data Privacy ’Cornerstone of Trust’ - http://bit.ly/QOBLih (Catherine Dunn)
  • Is An Email Contract Binding? http://bit.ly/QK7Tnn (@FredAbramson)
  • Law Firm Strategic Planning Still Driven by Managing Partners According to ALM Survey - http://bit.ly/QqyJzk (@LegalIT)
  • LinkedIn Endorsements: What Should You Do? http://bit.ly/QOFhJK (Sarah Carter)
  • Managing Mobile Risk - http://bit.ly/Qqud3Q (Sean Martin)
  • Microsoft Re-releases RUs for Exchange 2007 and 2010 - http://bit.ly/QHGEtq (Casper Manes)
  • Preemptive Strikes Against a Competitor’s Patent Application Preissuance Submissions (Part 2 of 2) http://bit.ly/RxlLUP (Martin Miller)
  • Social Media Carries Regulatory Risk - http://bit.ly/RlZZDz (Taylor Provost)
  • Social Media Upending Privacy in Real World - http://nyti.ms/QGTrwc (Nick Bilton)
  • The High Costs of Manual Incident Response - http://bit.ly/QvVyTD (Anthony DiBello)
  • The Real Reason Walmart’s Social Media Policy Survived and Costco’s Didn’t (Hint: It’s Not “Defamation”) http://bit.ly/QK2LzD (Brian Wassom)
  • Using Search Analytics To See Into Gartner’s $232B BigData Forecast – http://onforb.es/Rx8HPp (Louis Columbus)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • Addition of Legal Tech Veteran Scott Woodworth Enhances OrangeLT™ eDiscovery Reach and Expertise - http://bit.ly/RC1jlJ (@OrangeLT)
  • Aderant CRM4Legal 2011 Version 5.1 – Substantial Marketing and Business Development Enhancements – http://bit.ly/RxiWTR (Press Release)
  • Analysis: Transperfect Acquires Digital Reef -  http://bit.ly/TgpK4c (Barry Murphy)
  • Arsenal Recon Launches Revolutionary Computer Forensics Solution -  http://on.mktw.net/QHKYZN (Marketwire)
  • Australian Startup Offers eDiscovery for SMEs - http://bit.ly/RiScpO (Image and Data Manager)
  • C2C Maximizes eMail Archiving Flexibility and Control With Support for the Hybrid Cloud – http://on.mktw.net/Qm1te2 (Marketwire)
  • Catalyst Releases High-Fidelity, Tokenized Predictive Coding Services to Japanese Market – http://yhoo.it/QhTpej (Marketwire)
  • CommVault Integrates Modern Data Management for Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V and Windows Azure – http://bit.ly/RjMjc1 (Press Release)
  • Copy Secure Inc. Chooses Level Review 3.0 to Level the eDiscovery Playing Field in Philadelphia – http://bit.ly/TgFGUc (Business Wire)
  • Daegis Releasing Predictive Coding Feature - http://bit.ly/RAEUoW (Evan Koblentz)
  • Dickstein Shapiro Launches ESI Predict; New E-discovery Tool Significantly Reduces Costs - http://bit.ly/RjX2De (Press Release)
  • Elluma Discovery: Computer Forensic Analyst Sherry Katz Helps Clear California Political Consultant of Charges - http://bit.ly/Tk7hE5 (Eric Robi)
  • Endeca Competitor Attivio Raises $34M in First Outside Investment – Boston Business Journal – http://bit.ly/Qm1RsZ (Kyle Alspach)
  • eTERA Consulting Announces Formal Launch of Partner Program - http://bit.ly/Qqw48Z (PR Web)
  • From CAR to TAR with Backstop through ZyLAB: 20+ “Technology Assisted Review” Providers - http://bit.ly/HKRvOE (@ComplexD)
  • FTI Consulting Bolsters Health Solutions Team - http://on.mktw.net/Ri2u9P (PR Newswire)
  • Guidance Software Releases EnCase® Forensic v7.05 - http://yhoo.it/Ri3cUp (Business Wire)
  • Hanzo Archives: Financial Services Web Archiving: The Growing Need - http://bit.ly/RlWTiN (Jim Donahue)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills Installs Relativity in Their Australian Offices - http://bit.ly/PBD8ES (Press Release)
  • Huron Consulting Group Adds E-Discovery Expert to Huron Legal -  http://bit.ly/Qr2ikn (Business Wire)
  • IBM Q3 Earnings - http://read.bi/PBF3cC (Mathew Boesler)
  • iCONECT and EMC (@Kazeon) Create Seamless Workflow Integration - http://bit.ly/RiRnxu (PR Web)
  • Iron Mountain Confirms 2012 Target; Declares Special Dividend – Quick Facts - http://bit.ly/RlU9Ss (NASDAQ)
  • Legal Holds in Office 365 - http://bit.ly/RB7d6x (Greg Buckles)
  • Legal IQ in Washington – Covering Every eDiscovery Subject in One Place - http://bit.ly/RnlxzG (Chris Dale)
  • Legal Technology “Tech Circuit” http://bit.ly/RwH7Sp (Monica Bay)
  • Lone Star Settles Patent Infringement Claims With eDiscovery Providers - http://bit.ly/QvRnas (Evan Koblentz)
  • Mindseye Introduces Full Production Capabilities and Storyboards with TunnelVision v3.4 – http://bit.ly/PBE0cD (PR Web)
  • OpenText Appoints James Mackey as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development - http://bit.ly/Qm2fHP (PR Newswire)
  • Platform Story: Fios Redaction Assistant - http://bit.ly/RhZSZF (Fios)
  • Modus Early Insight™ Delivers Unprecedented eDiscovery Cost Control to Corporations and Law Firms – http://bit.ly/QILWF3 (Business Wire)
  • Nuix and RSD Partner to Locate and Govern Corporate Records - http://bit.ly/QOHDYY (Press Release)
  • OpenText - New Cloud-Based Services Enable Secure and Effective Information Exchange – http://on.mktw.net/RBdTlj (PR Newswire)
  • Precise, Inc. Becomes Viewpoint E-Discovery Software Provider - http://bit.ly/RAZLby (Press Release)
  • Slaughter and May Deploys Recommind’s Decisiv Search – http://bit.ly/RBevHJ (Press Release)
  • Some eDiscovery Vendors Settle ‘Patent Troll’ Lawsuits, But Catalyst Fights On - http://bit.ly/QqwA6Q (Bob Ambrogi)
  • Venio Systems - “The Benefits of an Integrated E-Discovery Solution: Determining the Value Proposition” – http://bit.ly/RB05r0 (PR Web)
  • Xerox Declares Dividends - http://bit.ly/Qqxksx (Press Release)
  • Xerox Develops Automatic Redaction Tool - http://bit.ly/OVGAu5 (Evan Koblentz)

October 10, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Are They Trying to Screw Me?  Ball In Your Court - http://bit.ly/QbWxbv (Craig Ball)
  • Attorneys Admonished by Judge Nolan Not to “Confuse Advocacy with Adversarial Conduct” - http://bit.ly/Q87YAZ (Ralph Losey)
  • Bellwether Trial on Horizon for Porn File-Sharing Suits - http://bit.ly/ONHVDg (Saranac Hale Spencer)
  • Brazil: A New Frontier in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/Q8hzaU (Philip Favro)
  • Companies Should Keep Emails For Six years Or More In Case Of Litigation - http://bit.ly/RaakCe (Pinsent Masons)
  • Cyberattack Case Could Test Limits on Electronic Searches - http://bit.ly/Ra7KMx (Vanessa Blum)
  • Defensible Disposal Means Never Being Accused Of Spoliation For Hosting “Shred Days” - http://bit.ly/RdU8zX (Bill Tolson)
  • eDiscovery: 4 Important Lessons From The Restaurant Business - http://bit.ly/QgB1m0 (David Reif)
  • eDiscovery by the Numbers - http://bit.ly/Q82u9h (Chuck Kellner)
  • Exploring Two Effective Approaches to Technology-Assisted Review - http://bit.ly/T5vCNJ (Hope Swancy-Haslam)
  • Five 5 Steps for Selecting a Law Firm with eDiscovery Capabilities - http://bit.ly/QgBmFa (Todd Olms, Joseph Fogel)
  • For Spoliation, Court Holds Defendant in Contempt, Orders $600K to Plaintiff, $25K to Court - http://bit.ly/T1Ai7q (K&L Gates)
  • Homo Electronicus - http://bit.ly/Uvy0o0 (Craig Ball)
  • Hot Topics and Recurring Issues In Recent eDiscovery Case Law – http://bit.ly/PO880j (James Bernard, Michael Quartararo, Jason Vinokur)
  • Inadvertent Waiver of Attorney-Client Privilege in N.Y. Courts - http://bit.ly/Ra7ZaE (Michael Hutter)
  • ITC Proposes New Discovery Rules - http://on.wsj.com/R6RkVb (Joe Palazzolo)
  • Mobile Messaging and Electronic Discovery: Part 1 of 4 - http://bit.ly/PO55VS (Daniel Garrie)
  • NLRB Agrees that Employee’s Facebook Post Is Unprotected, But Employer’s Courtesy Policy Is Unlawful – http://bit.ly/Q8dSC0 (Grant Collins)
  • Proximity Searches Can Be the Right Balance of Recall and Precision – eDiscovery Best Practices – http://bit.ly/OPd7Sr (Doug Austin)
  • SCOTUS Declines to Weigh In on the Taxation of eDiscovery Costs - http://bit.ly/Re2yHH (Carey Busen)
  • The 7 Deadly Sins of Information Governance - http://bit.ly/Q89rY7 (Devin Krugly)
  • The Great Early Assessment Convergence - http://bit.ly/QbW3Ce (Bob Krantz)
  • The Need for Electronic Discovery Education - http://bit.ly/Q8gYGg (Samantha Green)
  • U.S. International Trade Commission Reveals New Rules to Curb eDiscovery Costs in IP Lawsuits – http://bit.ly/Q8cH5D (Project Counsel)
  • Want to be an eDiscovery Project Manager? Roll Up Your Sleeves - http://bit.ly/QgCV6b (Doug Austin)
  • Wisconsin Lawyer Highlights America Invents Act, E-Discovery Costs, and Attorney Fees - http://bit.ly/RrCTsb (State Bar of Wisconsin)

Reports and Resources

  • eDiscovery Analysts Preview Software Comparison Service - http://bit.ly/OPcmsu (Evan Koblentz)
  • National Archives Joins Federal Agencies to Launch New Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Online System – http://1.usa.gov/QLkMOG (NARA)
  • Statistics Resources and Big Data on the Internet - http://bit.ly/QbWexq (Marcus Zillman)
  • Ten Years of eDiscovery Mergers, Acquisitions and Investments (10.5.12 Update) - http://bit.ly/LvFEoF (@ComplexD)
  • Users Want ‘Do Not Track’ to Stop Data Collection On Online Activities (PDF) - http://bit.ly/QgEyAJ (Chris Hoofnagle, Jennifer Urban, Su Li)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

  • 3 Simple (but Drastic) Steps to Enhance Security - http://bit.ly/Ra6gBX (Maria Korolov)
  • California Adds Affirmative Defense to Medical Privacy Law - http://bit.ly/Q8f8VP (Michael Epshteyn)
  • Cybercrime Costs Jumped 6 Percent in 2012 - http://bit.ly/OPdVH2 (Robert Lemos)
  • Discovering Social Media? The Perceived Value of Tweets - http://bit.ly/xqwIkg (Paul Andre, Micheal Bernstein, Kurt Luther)
  • Gartner Magic Quadrant for ECM 2012: What to Expect? - http://bit.ly/QNYmyd (Hemant Prasad)
  • HBR Consulting Survey Shows Law Department Spending Is Up - http://bit.ly/QNXdXg (Monica Bay)
  • HIPAA Compliance: $1.5M Fine After Provider’s Stolen Laptop Report Led to Full OCR Investigation – http://bit.ly/PSubCW (Linda Terner)
  • Password Demand Laws – A Fallen Tree In An Empty Forest - http://bit.ly/R6JFpS (Michael Schmidt)
  • Preemptive Strikes Against a Competitor’s Patent Application Preissuance Submissions by Third Parties – http://bit.ly/OPee4w (Martin Miller)
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Marks a Decade of Disclosure - http://bit.ly/OH0fOh (Catherine Dunn)
  • Social Media Login and Password Discovery Requests: Useful Tools or Invasions of Privacy? http://bit.ly/R6RRXc (Katie Beran)
  • The 5 Stages Of The NLRB’s Social Media Stance - http://bit.ly/UEEPDL (Michael Schmidt)
  • The National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) -  http://1.usa.gov/RdZCLf (@NSTICNPO)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • Applied Discovery Replaces CEO - http://bit.ly/QxgytW (Evan Koblentz)
  • AXS-One Simplifies Archiving With New Search, Configuration and Usability Capabilities - http://bit.ly/QgydVZ(Business Wire)
  • Beta Release of eDiscoveryMatrix: Comprehensive Industry Resource for eDiscovery Provider Information – http://mwne.ws/OFNbsl (Marketwire)
  • BlueStar Case Solutions Delivers Defensible ESI Collections of Cloud-Based and Remotely Located Data – http://yhoo.it/RdTQsX (PR Web)
  • C2C Hires Industry Veteran Rich Turner for New Executive Position – http://bit.ly/QSACsM (@LegalIT)
  • Chiliad Simplifies BigData Search - http://bit.ly/Ra86D3 (Jeff Bertolucci)
  • Daegis Adds to Executive Team With Appointment of Anita Engles as VP of Product Marketing – http://bit.ly/PSuvS6 (Business Wire)
  • dtSearch 7.70 Range Now Shipping - http://bit.ly/TbJExx (dtSearch)
  • e-Stet Named One of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies -  http://yhoo.it/Q83s5p (PR Web)
  • First Advantage Litigation Consulting Announces Expansion of New York Review Center - http://bit.ly/Re0hfz (@LegalIT)
  • GGO Celebrates 10 Years of e-Discovery Service - http://bit.ly/PeQiaI (Press Release)
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP Selects XERA® for In-House eDiscovery Review - http://bit.ly/RgeuG7 (PR Web)
  • Infolinx™ WEB and Microsoft SharePoint® Integrated to Provide Enterprise Records Management Solution  - http://bit.ly/Qz3JPK (PR Web)
  • Introduction to #eDiscovery Integration and Data Transfer Risk - http://bit.ly/syvqlq (@OrangeLT)
  • Mimecast: Email Regulation Issues Leaving Businesses Confused - http://bit.ly/Qz098j (Business Wire)
  • Mitratech Appoints Jason Parkman Chief Operating Officer – http://bit.ly/PbhHdD (Press Release)
  • Nextpoint(.com) 2.0 – Trial & eDiscovery Software, Social Media Archiving - http://bit.ly/Ra8mlt (Jason Krause)
  • Nextpoint Introduces Privilege Protect to Prevent Inadvertent Production of Privileged Materials – http://bit.ly/UEERLV (PR Web)
  • Nuix Adds Enterprise Data Collection App - http://bit.ly/Tgkjm2 (Evan Koblentz)
  • Nuix Release to Simplify Collection of Large Data Sets - http://bit.ly/OFO2JH (Business Wire)
  • Octane Version 4.5 Enhancing eDiscovery Workflow - http://bit.ly/T1AO5o (Press Release)
  • Pinpoint Labs Releases SafeCopy 3 - http://bit.ly/PWSWhe (@LegalIT)
  • Recommind Publishes Predictive Coding Guide - http://bit.ly/R6MeIN (Cynthia Murrell)
  • Rimkus Analytics, LLC Adds Two New Services to Digital Forensics Division - http://yhoo.it/R6Lt2r (Business Wire)
  • The Hanover Insurance Group Deploys Exterro Fusion to Advance and Unify End-to-End eDiscovery Systems – http://bit.ly/Tglr99 (Press Release)
  • TransPerfect Buys Digital Reef for Early Case Assessment - http://bit.ly/Ukz4uW  (Evan Koblentz)

October 3, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • 2nd Circuit Rejects Bright-Line Test for Failure to Issue Hold Notice – http://bit.ly/QFZK5Q (Vivian Maese, Ben Barnett, Lindsey Stelcen)
  • ABA Provides Ethical Guidance on ESI; Pennsylvania, Florida Update Procedural Rules – http://bit.ly/Qlo7FF (LexisNexis)
  • Always Explain “Why” to the Judge – http://bit.ly/PO0AL1 (Josh Gilliland)
  • Big Data Boosters, EDD Practitioners Girding for Battle – http://bit.ly/R2dWmZ (Barclay Blair)
  • California Electronic Discovery Act: Part Four – http://bit.ly/QNU9KG (Peter Bauman)
  • Computers vs. Humans? Putting the TREC 2009 Study in Perspective – http://bit.ly/QFYUpC (Steve Green, Mark Yacano)
  • Counsel’s Top Predictive Coding Concerns; Part 3 – Fear of Inadvertent Productions – http://bit.ly/PJVBLk (Bill Tolson)
  • Courts Agree: It’s Easy to Waive Your Attorney-Client Privilege – http://bit.ly/PreW3A (Jason Krause)
  • eDiscovery: Corporate Defendants Strike Back – http://bit.ly/Prd6Qo (Joseph Fogel, Todd Ohlms)
  • eDiscovery Origins: Zubulake Interview Series – http://bit.ly/PKy3Ws (eLessons Learned)
  • Every Good Document Review Starts With Human Expertise – http://bit.ly/QG05FA (Howard Reissner, Ian Hochman)
  • Home Depot’s “Extremely Broad” Request for Social Media Posts Denied – http://bit.ly/U2dB9X (Doug Austin)
  • Hot Topics and Recurring Issues In Recent eDiscovery Case Law -  http://bit.ly/PO880j (James Bernard, Michael Quartararo, Jason Vinokur)
  • In-Place eDiscovery and In-Place Hold in the New Exchange – Part I – http://bit.ly/PpEqP0 (Bharat Suneja)
  • In-Place eDiscovery and In-Place Hold in the New Exchange – Part II – http://bit.ly/Pxk5r3 (Bhrat Suneja)
  • Judge Whyte Applies Revised Preservation Standard On Remand, Joins Other Courts In Finding Rambus Spoliated Evidence – http://bit.ly/U5viFr (John Horan)
  • Kleen Products Ruling Confirms Significance of Cooperation and Proportionality in eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/PO7mAp (Philip Favro)
  • Mobile Messaging and Electronic Discovery: Part 1 of 4 – http://bit.ly/PO55VS (Daniel Garrie)
  • On Remand, Court Finds Rambus Committed Spoliation, Will Adjust Royalty Rate as Sanction – http://bit.ly/PvmW3I (K&L Gates)
  • Plaintiff Not a Pirate: Joint Venture Co. Downloads Files from Defendant’s Server After Dissolution http://bit.ly/Pri2EP (Jennifer Connelly)
  • Plaintiffs Should Pay for Extensive Discovery Prior to Class Certification – eDiscovery Case Law – http://bit.ly/QpSlHQ (Doug Austin)
  • Predictive Coding: Time, Cost and Accuracy in eDiscovery: Discussion with Howard Sklar – http://bit.ly/PFFazC (Lauren Everhart)
  • Preparing for Data Collection in Internal Investigations – http://bit.ly/PvonPr (Michael Volkov)
  • Spoliation: Adverse Inference Requires Bad Faith, Not Malice – Negligence, Recklessness Insufficient – http://bit.ly/QNUUn6 (Gregory Joseph)
  • The Basics of Defensible Deletion – What Every GC Needs to Know About E-mail – http://bit.ly/QuzUSk (Peter Buckley)
  • The Many Lives of Laura Zubulake – http://bit.ly/Qlnlsf (Alitia Faccone)
  • Rambus ‘Shred Days’ Ruled Spoliation, $397M Judgment Reduced – http://bit.ly/Pn446U (Jan Wolfe)
  • Document Retention Policy Determines Outcome of DRAM Chip Litigation – http://bit.ly/PvrDdE (Philip Favro)
  • Two Big States, Many Big Differences in Discovery Rules – http://bit.ly/PvrXcy (Matt Miller)
  • When Does eDiscovery Cross into the Realm of Undue Burden? http://bit.ly/PHabmF (Rachel Teisch)

Reports and Resources

  • Announcing EDBP.com, a New Website of Best Practices For Attorneys – http://bit.ly/QFkr1M (Ralph Losey)
  • Cloud Maturity Study Reveals the Top 10 Issues Eroding Cloud Confidence – http://bit.ly/PvCi8f (Press Release)
  • DHS Privacy Policy for Operational Use of Social Media – http://bit.ly/PFDTZi (Sabrina Pacifici)
  • LTN – Digital Edition for October 2012 – http://bit.ly/PsGohi (Law Technology News)
  • Notable Cases and Events in eDiscovery (October 2012) PDF – http://bit.ly/PJTJlG (Sidley Austin)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

  • $29.99 vs. $10k Max. Statutory Penalties Imposed to Deter Illegal Access to Satellite Television – http://bit.ly/R2eWaF (Catherine Kiernan)
  • Acquire and Administer Immediately: Legal Hold and Remote Collection – http://bit.ly/IJljzZ (@OrangeLT)
  • Big Data Squeezes Legacy IT Spending: IDC – http://bit.ly/Prh7nQ (Kevin Fogarty)
  • Business Critical Applications Changing the Requirements of Tomorrow’s Private Clouds – http://bit.ly/PrfV3N (Jerome Wendt)
  • California Moves to Protect Privacy of Social Media Accounts – http://bit.ly/U28GWn (Michael Epshteyn)
  • Compliance With Both Antibribery and New Data Privacy Regulations -  http://bit.ly/PFGvGG (Erika Brown Lee, Elaine Lawson)
  • Defending Big Data – http://bit.ly/Ovp4g2 (Monica Bay)
  • FTC Clarifies “Investment Only” Exception to HSR Reportability – http://bit.ly/PvspHE (Crowell & Moring)
  • Gartner Magic Quadrant for ECM 2012: What to Expect?  http://bit.ly/QNYmyd (Hemant Prasad)
  • HBR Consulting Survey Shows Law Department Spending Is Up – http://bit.ly/QNXdXg (Monica Bay)
  • Hong Kong Privacy Commissioner Publishes Revised Guidance on Collection of Fingerprints – http://bit.ly/QuAKhS (Gabriela Kennedy)
  • Lawyers Slow To Warm Up To The Cloud – http://bit.ly/PO4oMe (IT-Lex)
  • Lessons For Every Company From The TYCO FCPA Settlement – Export Compliance Matters http://bit.ly/PO64VT (Doreen Edelman)
  • Microsoft Bakes Data Protection into Exchange Server – http://bit.ly/PJV5Nb (Tony Bradley)
  • Negotiating Software Contracts for Enterprise Resource Planning – http://bit.ly/OqO5sI (Peter Vogel)
  • Practical Pointers Following Recent Decision On Investigation Confidentiality – http://bit.ly/QFmaUX (Ellen Rosen Rogoff)
  • Portugal: File-Sharing For Personal-Use Is Legal – http://bit.ly/U5x2P9 (IT-Lex)
  • Right To Be Forgotten and Data Security – http://bit.ly/QuBaos (Winston Maxwell)
  • State Tort and CFAA Claims Survive Motion to Dismiss In Ohio Employee Cyberhacking Case – http://bit.ly/U6lxH6 (Brian Hall)
  • The CIO Survey: Big Data Is Hotter Than You Might Think – http://bit.ly/PJTxTl (Chuck Hollis)
  • Third-Party Intermediaries: Managing Global Corruption Risk -  http://bit.ly/PFDG8i (Marc Miller)
  • Tyco to Pay $26 Million to Resolve FCPA Allegations – http://on.wsj.com/QeNNnl (C.M. Matthews)
  • What Is A New gTLD And Why You Should Care: A gTLD Primer For Brand Owners – http://bit.ly/PFDzK2 (Andrea Calvaruso, Nancy Lutz)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • A Defensible, Secure And Fixed-Cost Managed Review Solution – http://bit.ly/Pvm5A5 (John Thatcher)
  • ACC 2012 Annual Meeting – Meet Orange Legal Technologies (Booth 422) – http://bit.ly/P5wXnY (@OrangeLT)
  • AccessData Releases Summation 4.1 and AD eDiscovery 4.0 – http://bit.ly/PvmGBO (Business Wire)
  • Alicia Den Beste Joins Epiq Systems as Senior Director, Business Development – http://bit.ly/PH9rhw (Press Release)
  • Applied Discovery Showcases Predictive Coding at ACC Annual Meeting – http://mwne.ws/QFlUVJ (Marketwire)
  • Bridgeway Rolls Out New Law Department Maturity Model – http://bit.ly/PH5adJ (Press Release)
  • CDS Legal Appoints Nicole Gable as Director of Business Development for the Chicago Office – http://on.mktw.net/QsbbOl (Press Release)
  • D4 Deepens Service Offerings with the Addition of a Cloud-based Document Repository Solution – http://bit.ly/PH5Ako (PR Web)
  • Drinker Biddle Forms an eDiscovery Subsidiary – http://bit.ly/QuqxC2 (Gina Passarella)
  • EnCase eDiscovery v5 Empowers Legal Departments with Comprehensive eDiscovery Process Oversight – http://yhoo.it/U1RPD8 (Business Wire)
  • E-Discovery Services Company Further Expands New York City Presence – http://bit.ly/PO2k70 (PR Web)
  • Enterprise Vault 10.0.2 Brings Archiving Enhancements to SharePoint, Exchange and Clearwell eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/PpCmqc (Symantec)
  • Exterro Expands Integrations With Enterprise IT Systems to Unify Management of eDiscovery – http://on.mktw.net/PGdNoZ (Marketwire)
  • FTI Consulting Boosts Team of Anti-Corruption and Compliance Experts in Europe – http://bit.ly/QuyBmk (Press Release)
  • Guidance Software Announces EnCase eDiscovery 5.0 – http://bit.ly/PNZsH1 (Evan Koblentz)
  • HP Using Autonomy IDOL To Supercharge Document Management – http://bit.ly/Quz483 (Kevin McLaughlin)
  • Integreon Adds Staffing Service for On Location Document Review – http://bit.ly/PGekr2 (PR Web)
  • KPMG Announces Discovery Radar® Updates With Enhanced Concept Clustering, Filtering And Review – http://prn.to/QuxFyh (PR Newswire)
  • KrollOntrack Closing Three Review Centers – http://bit.ly/QNQZXq (Evan Koblentz)
  • Kroll Ontrack Study Reveals Nearly 50% Organizations Experienced E-Mail and Doc Data Loss in Past Year http://bit.ly/QmvfSg (Business Wire)
  • Legacy Backup Tape Remediation Chalk Talk (Video) – http://bit.ly/PrgSJj (Index Engines)
  • Logikcull: Test Driving a New E-Discovery Tool – and Liking It! http://bit.ly/PJYzPP (Sharon Nelson)
  • MerlinCryption Announces Encrypted Authentication For Protecting The Legal Industry – http://bit.ly/Prgcnq (PR Web)
  • Modus Offers EarlyInsight to Categorize Litigation Data – http://bit.ly/PJXebI (Michael Roach)
  • New Data Sources Drive Innovative eDiscovery Forensics (Millnet) – http://bit.ly/QWticE (Chris Dale)
  • NightOwl Adds Legal Hold System to Managed Services Offering – http://bit.ly/QrwhMT (Press Release)
  • “Redact This” –  New Tool For Reliable Redaction (Fios) – http://bit.ly/PvlUoa (Don Whitehead, Samantha Green)
  • Quality Alliance Document Solutions Chooses CloudNine Discovery as Technology Provider – http://bit.ly/PFDfuK (PR Web)
  • RenewData Appoints Tom Shambo as Senior Vice President and Rich Cohen as Vice Chairman – http://bit.ly/PH9aLr (Press Release)
  • RenewData Enhances Its Review Acceleration Suite with the Addition of Clearwell – http://bit.ly/U1Th8A (Press Release)
  • Selecting eDiscovery Providers: Deconstructing the Nightmare – http://bit.ly/QqBJ2E (Sharon Nelson)
  • SFL Data Offers Equivio Zoom for Technology-Assisted Review to Corporate, Law Firm Clients – http://bit.ly/QlL9MN (PR Web)
  • Smarsh Recognized as “Top Player” In Cloud Information Archiving by Analyst Research Firm – http://bit.ly/OvpZwN (Press Release)
  • Symantec to Webcast Quarterly Earnings Call – http://bit.ly/QNRp02 (Press Release)
  • UBS Gains New Global eDiscovery Leader – http://bit.ly/Qo9Kk1 (Compliance Week)

September 26, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • 5 Ways to Manage ESI in Alternative Dispute Resolution Processes – http://bit.ly/TdzuT9 (Cecilia Morgan)
  • A Judge’s Viewpoint: The Court vs. Government Regulators in an Investigation - http://bit.ly/PSUHhY (Amber Scorah)
  • A New Approach to eDiscovery Dispute Resolution - http://bit.ly/P0Kehy (Richard Herrmann, Vincent Poppiti, Kevin Brady)
  • Analysis of the Official Report on the 2011 TREC Legal Track – Part Three - http://bit.ly/Q9u9cu (Ralph Losey)
  • Are Social Media Posts Discoverable? http://bit.ly/Q1JmME (Bruce Raymond)
  • Authentication of Website Evidence – Printouts of Web Pages - http://bit.ly/Pf3pnY (Gregory Joseph)
  • Case Commentary: Breezeway Overseas Ltd & Another v UBS AG & Others [2012] - http://bit.ly/Pjbg3X (Serena Lim)
  • Changes Coming in the Litigation and eDisclosure Landscape - http://bit.ly/PfIL76 (Chris Dale)
  • Court Shifts Costs to Putative Class Action Plaintiffs Prior to Class Certification – http://bit.ly/PT6r40 (Daryn Rush)
  • Criminal eDiscovery: 21st Century Paperless Trails (Part 5 of 5) http://bit.ly/Pk7zLm (Daniel Garrie)
  • Curtail Rising eDiscovery Costs With Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/P0JZD8 (Peter Buckley)
  • Daubert Safeguards “Not as Essential” in Bench Trial – http://bit.ly/Pjh5hG (Gregory Joseph)
  • Discoverability of Social Media: Two Similar Cases Reach Opposite Results – http://bit.ly/PYdyZd (Bob Ambrogi)
  • DPP’s Guidance on Social Media Prosecutions - http://bit.ly/P2Rqd6 (Keir Starmer)
  • Electronic Discovery in International Arbitration – Revisited (PDF) http://bit.ly/SNDSSp (Julie Bedard, Jonathan Frank)
  • eLessons Learned Talks Cybersecurity with ABA President Laurel Bellows - http://bit.ly/Pjdpwt (Chris Borchert)
  • Ethical Guidance on ESI; Pennsylvania, Florida Update Procedural Rules (ABA) - http://bit.ly/Qlo7FF (LexisNexis)
  • Exclusive Interview: Zubulake’s e-Discovery – A Twelve-Part Series (Part One) http://bit.ly/PYeFba (Part Two) http://bit.ly/PgfTM4 (Catherine Kiernan)
  • Facing Fines for Contempt, Twitter Produces Defendant’s Tweets - http://bit.ly/Ta9WX9 (K&L Gates)
  • Foreign Nationals Seeking Facebook Information - http://bit.ly/PfWx9P (Josh Gilliland)
  • GCs Must Consider the Obligation to Preserve Electronic Documents Maintained by Third Parties – http://bit.ly/PXQbPl (Martin O’Hara)
  • Getting It Right: Training And Certification In Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/QcvD5J (Howard Sklar, Michael Potters)
  • Home Depot Can’t Rummage Through Ex-Employee’s Social Media Posts - http://bit.ly/Q3csLK (Sharon Nelson)
  • LEDES Adds Activity and Expense Codes for eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/P0IepH (Evan Koblentz)
  • Making Keywords Work Smarter - http://bit.ly/P5B3wk (Jeff Fehrman)
  • Nude Photos: A Positive for Employers? http://bit.ly/QeYSVx (Michael Schmidt)
  • Proper Wildcard Searching: Why You Should Give a Dam* – http://bit.ly/Pjc34V (Doug Austin)
  • Radically Reinvent The Review Process - http://bit.ly/Q2x6LK (George Kiersted)
  • Rambus ‘Shred Days’ Ruled Spoliation, $397M Judgment Reduced - http://bit.ly/Pn446U (Jan Wolfe)
  • Reasonable Particularity And Social Network eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/P0Kqxr (IT-Lex)
  • State Judge Imposes $300K Sanction On County For Hiding Emails In Police Brutality Case - http://bit.ly/P5FcjL (Robert Hilson)
  • The Machine Learning / Predictive Coding Silver Bullet – http://bit.ly/OmgIXQ (Tim Leehealey)
  • The Price of Privilege: Protective Orders and eDiscovery Costs - http://bit.ly/PUIxFk (Elizabeth Iglesias, Claire O’Sullivan)
  • The World of eDiscovery is Expanding to Automobiles - http://bit.ly/P6GYRM (eLessons Learned)
  • Thompson v. Autoliv – Another Court Accepts Discoverability of Social Media - http://bit.ly/PXflxw (Michael Fluhr)
  • “Trust Me, I Know What I’m Doing!” Court Outlines Perils of Self-Collection and Inadequate Keyword Searches – http://bit.ly/P5S7lL (Paul Saso)
  • U.S. Judge Finds Rambus Destroyed Evidence in Hynix Case - http://reut.rs/QdyJGF (Michael Erman)
  • What Lawyers Must Know About Technology Assisted Review - http://bit.ly/Q1GEXx (Sandra Burch)

Reports and Resources

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

  • 3 Steps for Compliance With the SEC’s Conflict Minerals Rule – http://bit.ly/P5E8g3 (Alexandra Wrange)
  • An Interesting Framework For Information Governance - http://bit.ly/Tvbn2B (Barry Murphy)
  • Big Data’s Human Component – Harvard Business Review - http://bit.ly/PeXS0G (Jim Stikeleather)
  • DOJ Is Prosecuting Customs Fraud Through Sarbanes-Oxley’s Obstruction of Justice Statute - http://bit.ly/PeZEPl (Michael Coursey)
  • Employer Social Media Policies, Cyber Security and Other Web Notes - http://bit.ly/PgeNA5 (Kevin LaCroix)
  • EU Takes First Step Towards a European Version of the FCPA - http://bit.ly/PYdW9P (Adam Greaves)
  • Exchange 2013 Usability Changes Revealed - http://bit.ly/P6YlC5 (Kurt Mackie)
  • Facebook Users Convinced Years-Old Private Messages Are Being Published On Timelines (But They’re Wrong) http://onforb.es/Ph8yfd (Kashmir Hill)
  • Former Chief Of DOJ Fraud Unit Discusses Healthcare And FCPA Enforcement - http://bit.ly/Qcv4ZD (Hank Bond Walther)
  • Inside Exchange 2013, Part 5 – Hardware Requirements - http://bit.ly/Qf0fUk (Casper Manes)
  • Commentary: Intelligent Technology the Only Solution for Too Much Data - http://bit.ly/PfgOfH (Eddie Sheehy)
  • In Clickwrap Data Pass Contract Dispute. Second Circuit Sacks Email Notice of Post-Transaction Terms – http://bit.ly/Pn6RNn (Jeff Neuburger)
  • Iran Announces Plan To Launch Domestic Internet By March 2013 (And To Block Google Today) – http://tcrn.ch/Qctas2 (Anthony Ha)
  • Legal Project Management 2.0: The Pressure to Perform and the Mandate to Deliver - http://bit.ly/Pn6D8V (Pam Woldow)
  • NLRB Invalidates Costco’s Social Media Policy - http://bit.ly/P5U2a3 (Hunton Williams)
  • Personal Data Overhaul for EU citizens | Irish Examiner - http://bit.ly/PjkPzQ (Ann Cahill)
  • Roadmap to Creating a Record Retention Policy - http://bit.ly/Pn4p9H (David Potter)
  • Self-Defense: A Different Approach to Cloud Security - http://bit.ly/QcBmsc (John Barnes)
  • Seven Habits for Effective Information Lifecycle Governance - http://bit.ly/Qh5ZN6 (Sean Doherty)
  • Study Reveals The Enormous Scale Of Cybercrime - http://bit.ly/P5TC3C (IT-Lex)
  • The National Labor Relations Board Sheds Useful Light on Key Social Media Policy Provisions - http://bit.ly/Pj8jAr (Philip Gordon)
  • Twitter CEO: Soon, You Can Download All Your Tweets | CNET News - http://cnet.co/Q6HzWE (Daniel Terdiman)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • ACC 2012 Annual Meeting – An Orange Legal Technologies Update – http://bit.ly/P5wXnY (@OrangeLT)
  • Apersee Refreshes eDiscovery Directory Services - http://bit.ly/Ta4KT7 (Evan Koblentz)
  • ArcMail: How Email Archiving Can Help Save Thousands on eDiscovery Costs - http://bit.ly/QeN45G (Brian Crouch)
  • Autonomy Helps Enterprises Automate Policy Management with New Information Governance Solution – http://prn.to/QcyHyV (PR Newswire)
  • BlackBag Technologies Launches Mac and iOS Forensics eLearning Program - http://bit.ly/Qlruwg (PR Web)
  • Capitol Digital Document Solutions Chooses CloudNineDiscovery as Technology Provider - http://bit.ly/QcuNpw (PR Web)
  • CDS Legal: Today’s E-Discovery, A Matter For Substantive Experts – http://bit.ly/P9GTgg (Garrett Bendel)
  • CommVault joins ACEDS as Affiliate Member - http://bit.ly/P0HYXF (Press Release)
  • Concept Searching Partners with Firstservis - http://bit.ly/Pf1sbd (PR Web)
  • Concept Searching Partners with Kodak - http://bit.ly/Th6kCO (PR Web)
  • Considering eDiscovery Providers: Competencies, Attributes and Distribution Frameworks - http://bit.ly/Qd72xy (@ComplexD)
  • D6 Consulting Augments eDiscovery Services with iCONECT’s XERA Platform - http://bit.ly/QhlHYA (PR Web)
  • eDiscovery Acquisitions: Industry Consolidation Continues - http://bit.ly/P5ENxL (Doug Austin)
  • eDSG Global 250 Study: CIOs are Focused on Legal Hold and Collection of Evidence - http://bit.ly/Qj7uKU (Charles Skamser)
  • Elijah Ltd. Expands National Capabilities in Florida, Texas and Wisconsin - http://bit.ly/QiqNUz (Press Release)
  • EVault Partners with ASBISC for Distribution to Eastern Europe and the Middle East - http://bit.ly/QhvnT4 (Press Release)
  • Exterro Fusion(R) eDiscovery Software Platform Named as Trend-Setting Product for 2012 by KMWorld – http://mwne.ws/PX8CDD (Marketwire)
  • First Advantage Litigation Consulting Expands German Operations - http://bit.ly/QdH2Cj (@LegalIT)
  • GroupLogic Explains Symantec and CommVault Partnerships, Ahead of Acquisition by Acronis – http://bit.ly/P2JCYO (DCIG)
  • Guidance Software Celebrates 50,000 EnCase® Students - http://yhoo.it/P2IXqm (Business Wire)
  • Informative Graphics Announces Brava Enterprise HTML5 Viewer - http://mwne.ws/QhTTDH (PR Web)
  • Integreon Strengthens Legal Discovery Services Team with Appointment of Three Industry Veterans – http://bit.ly/PkS8m4 (PR Web)
  • Iron Mountain Launches Unified Solution for Managing Paper and Digital Files Leveraging SharePoint – http://yhoo.it/P2IDbc (Business Wire)
  • Ji2 Adds Business Development Manager - http://prn.to/PkRepF (PR Newswire)
  • KrollOntrack Improves Ontrack Inview, with Greater Search and Load File Speed, and More TAR Options – http://bit.ly/Pkg60V (Press Release)
  • Liquid Litigation Management: Trends In Legal Technology: An Ever-Evolving Toolkit - http://bit.ly/PjaPGK (Scott Pitman)
  • Meet the Crain’s Chicago Business Tech 50 (kCura) http://bit.ly/Pjck82 (Steve Hendershot, Jason McGregor)
  • National White Collar Crime Center Launches Certified Training for X1 Social Discovery - http://bit.ly/Qlmec6 (John Patzakis)
  • New Jersey Legal Expands eDiscovery Services with Addition of iCONECT’s XERA - http://bit.ly/PX91pP (PR Web)
  • New York Law Journal Names DiscoverReady Best Predictive Coding Solution in New York - http://bit.ly/P650MM (@LegalIT)
  • New Zealand Law Firm Seeks Firmwide Technology Solution, Partners with Thomson Reuters Elite – http://bit.ly/QhFaIT (@LegalIT)
  • Open-Source eDiscovery Foundation Emerging - http://bit.ly/Qf0VZD (Evan Koblentz)
  • OpenText Named a Leader in Multichannel Capture by Independent Research Firm - http://on.mktw.net/PXdhpj (PR Newswire)
  • Proofpoint Announces Targeted, Content Collection Solution (Extends eDiscovery / Legal Hold) http://bit.ly/Qh8XRW (Press Release)
  • Rand Secure Archive to Provide Data Archiving and Retrieval Needs for CME Group - http://bit.ly/P2Oc9B (Business Wire)
  • Rand Secure Archive Implements Hosted Archiving Solution for Ampersand Capital Partners - http://bit.ly/PkgPiD (Business Wire)
  • Recommind:  Evidence Mounting In The Case For Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/Q6HKBd (Bill Tolson)
  • RSD Showcases New Version of RSD GLASS® at ARMA International’s 57th Conference & Expo – http://bit.ly/Pf1Bvg (PR Web)
  • SFL Data Achieves Relativity Best in Service Recognition for Technical, Customer Service Expertise - http://yhoo.it/QeTP7r (PR Web)
  • Tarrant County Selects Actiance to Support Growth of Social Business - http://bit.ly/Q1GoYs (Press Release)
  • Thomson Reuters Adds PDF Output to E-Transcript Manager – http://bit.ly/Q19pni (Evan Koblentz)
  • What’s New with Summation – (Video) http://bit.ly/Qh8HCh (Access Data)
  • ZL Announces API to Tap Into Unstructured Big Data - http://mwne.ws/P6qoBy (Marketwire)

September 19, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Actos Litigation Uses Predictive Coding Technology to Sort Documents http://bit.ly/NzwTQ9 (Linda Grayling)
  • Analysis of the Official Report on the 2011 TREC Legal Track – Part Two - http://bit.ly/Nxai6H (Ralph Losey)
  • Before Pointing Finger for Spoliation Sanctions, Make Sure You Have Bad Faith Evidence Back Up – http://bit.ly/Nxcye7 (Suzanne Janusz)
  • Between A Rock and Hard Place: Twitter’s Back Now Against The Wall In Harris Case - http://bit.ly/Nxvt8E (Paul Saso)
  • BYOD: Opening a Can of Worms for eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/Q7ZOIa (Linda Sharp)
  • California Electronic Discovery Act: Part Two - http://bit.ly/Qihp03 (Peter Bauman)
  • Case Summary; Nat’l Day Laborer Org; 2nd Cir.; Adequacy of Searches under FOIA – http://bit.ly/OXHt0w (Roland Bernier)
  • Compliance with Electronic Discovery Requirements Is Crucial - http://bit.ly/NzyhlH (Dannis Woliver Kelley)
  • Court Finds Broad Social Media Requests Fail to Uphold “Reasonable Particularity” Requirement – http://bit.ly/NAHvOA (K&L Gates)
  • Courts Set the Bar for Social Media Discovery - http://bit.ly/NyfQ0B (Jason Krause)
  • Corporate Counsel Question the eDiscovery Competence of their Outside Firms - http://bit.ly/NozpbS (Bob Ambrogi)
  • Craig Ball on Special Masters in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/QfMyRS (Sharon Nelson)
  • Data Center Woes Spur eDiscovery Growth - http://bit.ly/Nzy41S (Stephanie Hoffman)
  • Do You Really Meet And Confer? http://bit.ly/QgGxo4 (RVM)
  • eDiscovery: 2nd Circuit Creates Some Breathing Room on Litigation Holds - http://bit.ly/QrjBTn (David Reif)
  • eDiscovery Best Practices: Quality Control, Making Sure the Numbers Add Up – http://bit.ly/T0uEsv (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery Best Practices: Quality Control, It’s a Numbers Game - http://bit.ly/QfmAht (Doug Austin)
  • Eighth Circuit Reserves on Question Whether Spoliation Sanctions Are Ever Appropriate in Criminal Case – http://bit.ly/OXJnhN (Gregory Joseph)
  • eMails Costly to Samsung in Apple’s $1 Billion Jury Verdict - http://bit.ly/QLzRAw (Peter Vogel)
  • Forensically Examining A Lawyer’s Computer - http://bit.ly/Q2BPdw (Josh Gilliland)
  • Google’s Failed Privilege Screen - http://bit.ly/Q7YJA9 (Sanjay Manocha)
  • Judge Scheindlin Sets Legal Precedent for eDiscovery Under FOIA - http://bit.ly/Svhg9a (Anna Biblowitz)
  • How to Proactively Control eDiscovery Costs - http://bit.ly/NxcStp (Patrick Gaas, Tiffany Harrod)
  • Identifying Key Players in the Enterprise eDiscovery Buying Cycle - http://bit.ly/Qr6RMp (Charles Skamser)
  • Implications of Appointing Electronic Discovery Special Masters - http://bit.ly/NARAMA (RVM)
  • Inadvertent Production Results in Waiver of Attorney-Client Privilege as to 347 Email Pages - http://bit.ly/Shv1rT(K&L Gates)
  • Issues and Struggles: Three Recent Social Media and eDiscovery Related Cases - http://bit.ly/NzteSb (Venkat Balasubramani)
  • IT Plays An Ascending Role in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/QigFIt (Caron Carlson)
  • Knowing eDiscovery Rules Saves Doctors Time and Money - http://bit.ly/Qflq5y (Alicia Gallegos)
  • Lesson of the Day: Discretion is the Better Part of eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/Q7UEvQ (Gerard Britton)
  • Litigation: Predictive Coding’s Grand Debut - http://bit.ly/QKRHnl (Jay Conlin, Andrew Pieper)
  • Official Government Website Evidence Is Admissible in New York State – http://bit.ly/NzxSjl (Gregory Joseph)
  • Rethinking Protective Orders in Patent Cases - http://bit.ly/Qimgyu (Elizabeth Iglesias, Claire O’Sullivan)
  • Search Terms for Audio: Iterate Your Way to Success | AudioDiscovery - http://bit.ly/NrRiXg (Jeff Schlueter)
  • Signs Of Information Governance Maturity?  http://bit.ly/NxsiOj (Barry Murphy)
  • Social Media – It’s Sort of Discoverable, Right? http://bit.ly/Q3mYPY (Dennis Kiker)
  • States Enacting Rules on Use of Electronic Data in Medical Liability Cases – http://bit.ly/NztMYc (IHealthBeat)
  • Technology Review: A FrameWork for Managing People, Technology and Processes - http://bit.ly/NrQlhv (Lynn Frances)
  • Tips for Identifying and Preserving ESI – http://bit.ly/OXF9Xj (James Bernard, Michael Quartararo, Jason Vinokur)
  • Twitter Contempt Sanctions Increase Need for Social Media Governance Plan - http://bit.ly/Q7ZXLQ (Philip Favro)
  • Twitter Deserves Continuing Credit for Defending Privacy in Harris v. N.Y. http://bit.ly/NxatyI (Eric Johnson)
  • Twitter Turns Over Wall Street Protester Posts Under Seal - http://bit.ly/SV0giY (Tiffany Katy)
  • Under the Bonnet of Control Risks eDiscovery Engine - http://bit.ly/Nx8Xgh (Joanna Goodman)
  • “We are in the World of eDiscovery 2.0… Now What?” http://bit.ly/OXFI3u (Cat Casey)
  • What Google Can Teach You about Effective eDiscovery Search - http://bit.ly/QfnTNp (Bob Ambrogi)

Reports and Resources

  • Adding Certain eDiscovery Related Costs to the List of Taxable Costs in 28 U.S.C. § 1920 (PDF) http://bit.ly/NrPYnj (Anthony Mendenhall)
  • Intermountain eDiscovery Conference Speaker Notes – Consolidated (From “Craig To Craigslist”) - http://bit.ly/QfLe1g (@OrangeLT)
  • Senior Citizens and Digital Technology | Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project - http://bit.ly/QijTvi (Lee Rainie)
  • Social Media Case Law Update - http://bit.ly/NobngV (John Patzakis)
  • Symantec’s 2012 State of the Data Center Survey Reveals Increasing IT Complexity - http://bit.ly/Nxdu2e (Press Release)
  • The Tallinn Manual on the International Law Applicable to Cyber Warfare - http://bit.ly/Qfm4Qo (Michael Schmitt)

Sight and Sound

  • Case in Point for Monday, September 17th, “Trial by Fire” http://bit.ly/QfEUH5 (Tom Fishburne)
  • eDiscovery Review Strategies - http://bit.ly/QgGf0g (Josh Gilliland)
  • IEDC 2012 and Pinterest: On The Trail Of Electronic Bread Crumbs in Investigations - http://bit.ly/QUMklv (Sharon Nelson, John Simek)
  • IEDC 2012 and Pinterest: From Technology Assisted Review To Twitter: What Clients, Law Firms and Vendors Need to Know - http://bit.ly/Sx6ZsW (David Horrigan)
  • “Productions” Episode 2: Seal Team Six (Video) http://bit.ly/SZer6G (IT-Lex)
  • The Development of BYOD - http://bit.ly/NxdCyN (InfoGraphic)

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • 17a-4 llc Announces Phyllis L. Elin Joins Firm to Expand Information Governance Services – http://bit.ly/OZ80dL (PR Web)
  • AccessData Releases Mobile Phone Examiner Plus 5.0 - http://yhoo.it/Q7Zc5e (Business Wire)
  • ALM Acquires Silicon Valley’s RivalEdge - http://bit.ly/O16fkG (Monica Bay)
  • Applied Discovery to Deliver Legal Hold Services - http://mwne.ws/Nzxq4w (Marketwire)
  • Belkasoft Releases v.5.0 Featuring Blackberry Backup Analysis – http://bit.ly/OZ5Tqq (Announcement)
  • BIA Beefs Up Legal Hold for Enterprises – http://bit.ly/OXIshd (Evan Koblentz)
  • Catalyst Honors Asia eDiscovery Specialist Ji2 as ‘Summit Partner’ - http://yhoo.it/Q7ZitN (PR Newswire)
  • D4 Broadens Relationship with AccessData by Becoming a Summation Pro Hosting Partner - http://bit.ly/Q80nS9 (Press Release)
  • Daegis No Longer Faces Delisting - http://bit.ly/OX6Z67 (Sacramento Business Journal)
  • Digital Technology Leadership Series – Andrew Sieja | Built In Chicago - http://bit.ly/SwXdqO (Adam Calica)
  • DTI Expands Document Review and Legal Staffing Capabilities through Providus Acquisition – http://bit.ly/PSsDv2 (Press Announcement)
  • eDiscovery Industry M&A Activities Over The Past 10 Years - http://bit.ly/O3CgbL (Brad Jenkins)
  • eDiscovery Trade Shows – What Do We Really Learn? http://bit.ly/QgJYLi (David Speringo)
  • Excel Micro Announces Partnership With Sonian – http://bit.ly/OXHQIt (PR Web)
  • Firmex Announces Major Product Upgrade Set to Redefine Virtual Data Room Expectations – http://bit.ly/PzeCkb (PR Web)
  • Global Legal Discovery Signs Elite Partner Agreement With AccessData - http://bit.ly/NrQ8Lc (@LegalIT)
  • Guidance Software Debuts First Touch Screen, Modular Forensic Imager - http://bit.ly/NzAvBy (Business Wire)
  • Guidance Software, EMC unit to Collaborate on Cyber Security Offerings – http://yhoo.it/OZ901B (Yahoo Finance!)
  • How to Properly Prepare for a Meet-and-Confer Session | Xerox eDiscovery Talk - http://bit.ly/NzNXFF (Serena McNally)
  • iDiscovery Solutions Offers New In-House Educational Programs on e-Discovery and Data Management – http://bit.ly/T0x8a0 (Press Release)
  • ILTA12: eDiscovery Trends - http://bit.ly/Q5JlUU (Katey Wood)
  • InterLegis Announces Free Standalone Early Case Assessment Module - http://bit.ly/SaUu6k (Press Release)
  • KrollOntrack Develops Granular Restore Capabilities for IBM Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) - http://bit.ly/QgFEvL (Business Wire)
  • Mark Michels Joins Deloitte Financial Advisory Services - http://bit.ly/PlcDQg (Monica Bay)
  • MarketCounsel Sells MailBanc Messaging Unit to Global Relay – http://bit.ly/OXGygv (John Sullivan)
  • Never Forget Where You Came From (And What You Sat On) http://bit.ly/Qr6iSY (David Zax)
  • Nexidia Announces General Availability of Next-Generation Interaction Analytics Software - http://bit.ly/NxtJMw (Press Release)
  • Online Storage Startup SkyDox Buys WorkShare - http://bit.ly/SaXIXq (Evan Koblentz)
  • OrcaTec Announces Another Search Patent Usable in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/SZcaZb (PR Web)
  • Passware Makes Windows Computers Accessible to Law Enforcement Exposing Login Passwords in Minutes – http://yhoo.it/QipuSn (PR Newswire)
  • Peak Forensics, LLC Announces Grand Opening In Phoenix, Arizona - http://prn.to/QEPqdu (PR Newswire)
  • Recommind’s Enterprise Roots - http://bit.ly/QgZiHK (Christine Taylor)
  • RegEd Announces Agreement To Acquire Arkovi - http://bit.ly/Ny54rf (Announcement)
  • RSA and Guidance Software to Collaborate On Automated Cyber Security Incident Response - http://yhoo.it/NxsCwk (Business Wire)
  • “Southend-on-Sea Uses ArchiveOne® to Optimise 2,300 Staff Mailboxes” http://bit.ly/PSqZK4 (Press Release)
  • Talent and Technology: Complete Managed Review From OrangeLT™ - http://bit.ly/GR5Jv0 (@OrangeLT)
  • The Recorder Names DiscoverReady Best Predictive Coding Solution in California - http://bit.ly/Nzwhty (Press Release)

September 12, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • 5 Steps to Ensure Your Cloud Provider Is Ready for eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/NkmRCa (Stephanie Overby)
  • Analysis of the Official Report on the 2011 TREC Legal Track – Part One – http://bit.ly/NUQQ5l (Ralph Losey)
  • Are You A DIY Fan? Ask A Man Who Can – http://bit.ly/NfTBwl (Charles Holloway)
  • Avoid the Pitfalls of Self-Managing eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/Qrd0tX (Andrew Hinkes)
  • Backgrounder Update: Technology Assisted Review Compendium – Feb. 1 – Sept. 10, 2012 – http://bit.ly/IiTGtb (@OrangeLT)
  • Criminal E-Discovery: 21st Century Paperless Trails (Part 3 of 5) http://bit.ly/NmjN8L (Daniel Garrie)
  • Drilling Down Into Texas Electronic Discovery http://bit.ly/PLxRG3 (Timothy Mountz, Charles Strecker)
  • eDiscovery Alert: New Amendments to the Florida Rules of Civil Procedure | The National Law Review – http://bit.ly/QEQo9y (Bruce Trehan)
  • eDiscovery Case Law: Google Awarded $1 Million from Oracle, But Denied Discovery Costs – http://bit.ly/Nkm97V (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery ‘Patent Troll’ Suits Evolve – http://bit.ly/PJJmNZ (Evan Koblentz)
  • Experts Consider eDiscovery Implications of New ABA Ethics Rules Amendments – http://bit.ly/NdhNiX (Andrew Bartholomew)
  • Five Ways to Improve the Efficiency of eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/QAbllU (Sheila Mackay)
  • From A to PC – Running a Defensible Predictive Coding Workflow – http://bit.ly/NmAelf (David Bao)
  • Georgetown Law’s eDiscovery Training Academy Wins 2012 Award for Professional Excellence – http://bit.ly/NciKIh (Patrick Burke)
  • Good for the Gander: New NY Pilot Program Shows eDiscovery Is Also On State Courts’ Radar – http://bit.ly/PXEyoy (Paul Asfendis)
  • Hauled to Court Over ESI | eLessons Learned – http://bit.ly/PLxriP (James Damiano)
  • ILTA12 Part 1 – Why You Might Want To Go To ILTA Next Year – http://bit.ly/NkhHWJ (Chris Dale)
  • International Mystery: How Information Governance Can Help Solve Cross-Border Data Protection Laws – http://bit.ly/NeHy2g (Philip Favro)
  • Managing Discovery of Electronic Information: A Pocket Guide for Judges (Part 2 of 3) – http://bit.ly/QEP8Dg (Catherine Kiernan)
  • More Thoughts On Social Media – http://bit.ly/Nkih71 (RVM)
  • No Difference in Discoverability of Communications through Email, Texts, or Social Media – http://bit.ly/NfSX1R (K&L Gates)
  • No Disclosure in New South Wales Equity Division without Exceptional Circumstances – http://bit.ly/Nm5fpJ (Chris Dale)
  • Performing Boolean Searches in Adobe Reader Across Multiple PDF Files – http://bit.ly/NeRR6I (Cynthia Augello)
  • Predictive Coding Emerges as eDiscovery’s Data Salvation – http://bit.ly/PZ114B (Maureen Duffy)
  • Recent Decisions Provide Lessons for Litigators on ESI Fundamentals – http://bit.ly/P77prg (Mark Berman)
  • Sometimes You Need To Go All The Way To Oregon – http://bit.ly/PX2Rmt (Howard Sklar)
  • The Use of Digital Forensics in Trade Secret Matters (Part 3 of 3) – http://bit.ly/Neh690 (Jim Vaughn)
  • Trend Towards Adoption Of Predictive Coding: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly (PDF) – http://bit.ly/TIwr2I
    (Wendy Curtis, Jeffrey McKenna)
  • Two Best Practices for Addressing BYOD and #eDiscoveryhttp://bit.ly/Nli6s9 (Bryant Bell)
  • US Drops Pharmaceutical Drug Case For ‘Bulky’ Data, Raising Question of eDiscovery Resources – http://bit.ly/PLTG8m (Robert Hilson)
  • Vaughn v. LA Fitness International: Shifting Costs to Seek Fairness in Discovery – Reed Smith – http://bit.ly/NejzAg (Patricia Antezana)
  • Warrantless Phone Search Deemed Unconstitutional; Destroys State’s Murder Case – http://bit.ly/P5BXJW (IT-Lex)
  • We Produced Privileged Documents; Now What? http://bit.ly/NkiDKN (Andrew MacArthur)
  • Why Keyword Search Won’t Go Away – http://bit.ly/NcEaF6 (Sheila Mackay)
  • You’ve GOT [No] Mail! – http://bit.ly/PW8X6E (eLessons Learned)

Reports and Resources

  • A Quick Event Look: Intermountain eDiscovery Conference 2012: Schedule, Speaker and Sponsor Guide – http://bit.ly/OTEp68 (@OrangeLT)
  • Big Data for Education: Data Mining, Data Analytics, and Web Dashboards (PDF) http://bit.ly/PHZPCo (Darrell West)
  • Digital Forensics XML and Standardization – http://bit.ly/NkSsDW (Kam Woods)
  • Navigating the Hazards of E-Discovery: Manual for Judges in State Courts (PDF) http://bit.ly/Nki6Zx (IAALS)
  • Pew Survey – Privacy and Data Management on Mobile Devices – http://bit.ly/NKJEIR (Jan Lauren Boyles, Aaron Smith, Mary Madden)
  • Privacy Resources and Sites on the Internet – http://bit.ly/SaU0wW (Marcus Zillman)
  • Review of “Zubulake’s eDiscovery: The Untold Story of my Quest for Justice – http://bit.ly/Nes3HS (Mikki Tomlinson)
  • Techno-Risk: The Perils of Learning and Sharing Everything’ from a Criminal Info Sharing Perspective’ – http://bit.ly/PW6lpm (John Sliter)
  • The Rear View Mirror on Google+: 5 Top Stories From Last Week’s Unfiltered Orange eDiscovery Newsletter – http://bit.ly/NkoD6o (@OrangeLT)

Sight and Sound

  • Case in Point: “E-Discovery Trophy Room” http://bit.ly/NkqTKI (Tom Fishburne)
  • Predictive Policing and the Law | Legal Talk Network – http://bit.ly/PL9sAg (@LegalTalk)
  • Technology Assisted Review: Leveraging Advancements to Improve Efficiencies (Video) http://bit.ly/PW4MHT (Maura Grossman, Carmen Field)

Technology and Tactics

  • A Narrow View of ‘Authorized Access’ in the CFAA – http://bit.ly/NejX1R (Elkan Abramowitz, Barry Bohrer)
  • A Two-Tiered Governance Structure for Records and Information Management (RIM) – Including ERM – http://bit.ly/Nm7gC9 (Susan Goodman)
  • An Information Approach to Trademarks (PDF) – Georgetown Law Journal – http://bit.ly/NckuRQ (Deven Desai)
  • Annual Associates Tech Survey Finds Focus on Fixes, Upgrades – http://bit.ly/NciclS (Elizabeth Dilts)
  • Barnes & Noble Loses in Court for Lack of Notice on Terms of Service – http://bit.ly/PLcJj3 (Eric Johnson)
  • Bring Your Own Device’ to Work Carries Data Security Risks – http://bit.ly/NfVb1t (David Walton)
  • “BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) – Sample Policies” http://bit.ly/QEOohC (Peter Vogel)
  • California Becomes First State to Take a More Balanced Approach to Social Media “Password Protection” – http://bit.ly/PJWbIj (Philip Gordon)
  • Considering the Cloud? Great Reasons to Adopt ERP Solutions on the Cloud – http://bit.ly/PLedtB (Rashed Khan)
  • Copyright – Customs and Border Protection – Lego v Best-Lock – http://bit.ly/POiNaq (Sue Ross)
  • Cyberlockers, File-Sharing, and Infringement in the Cloud – http://bit.ly/QEQ0b6 (Richard Raysman, Peter Brown)
  • Data-Driven Discovery Is Tech’s New Wave – http://nyti.ms/PXdyFF (Steve Lohr)
  • Employers Must Consider Social Media Risks to Life and Limb, Not Just Pocketbook – http://bit.ly/PXdVQp (Andrew Hoffman)
  • G2G, Yo Quiero TB: Taco Bell Found Not Liable for Franchisee Text Message Campaign – http://bit.ly/PMKGjj (Jacob Michael Kaufman)
  • Google Apps Vault Now Available For New Customers – http://bit.ly/PW7o8y (Chris Crum)
  • How To Handle A Data Breach: 5 Tips For SMBs – http://bit.ly/NeiZ5J (Kevin Casey)
  • Inside Exchange 2013 Part 2 – Roles – http://bit.ly/Ncluph (Casper Manes)
  • Judge: Unfinished Legal Work Is Not Property (Not in New York, Anyway) – http://on.wsj.com/NekQr6 (Jennifer Smith)
  • More Frequent and Elaborate RFPs a Challenge for Outside Counsel – http://bit.ly/PZ4dgs (Shannon Green)
  • New Federal Jury Instructions Aim to Deter Juror Use of Social Media – http://bit.ly/NcDY94 (Bob Ambrogi)
  • New Federal Jury Instructions on Social Media Include a “Rat Out” Command – http://bit.ly/Nlih6O (Sharon Nelson)
  • Ruminations On The Storage Market – http://bit.ly/SaUQdb (Chuck Hollis)
  • Suggestion for the ABA Blawg 100: Recognize eDiscovery Blogs – http://bit.ly/NcYBC1 (Bob Ambrogi)
  • Survey Finds Consumers Avoid Apps That Gather Personal Information – http://bit.ly/PLa5dd (BLLAWG)
  • The Implications of Outlook 2013 Changing OST Cache Behavior – http://bit.ly/POkjcD (Tony Redmond)
  • The Promise of Big Data in Public Safety and Justice – http://bit.ly/S7dqmp (Paul Wormeli)
  • Twitter Is Given a Deadline to Avoid Contempt Finding – http://bit.ly/SaZyHU (Christine Simmons)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

September 5, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • 7 Factors + 7 Factors = Cost Shifting and a “Win” for Defendants – http://bit.ly/OvLXvE (Catherine Kiernan)
  • An Elusive Dialogue on Legal Search: Part Two – Hybrid Multimodal Quality Controls – http://bit.ly/wfbqR0 (Ralph Losey)
  • Applying Attorney-Client Privilege to Email Strings – http://bit.ly/Ttisej (Andrew DeFalco)
  • Barry Murphy’s Quick ILTA 2012 Wrap – http://bit.ly/QiKEly (eDiscovery Journal)
  • Court Issues 20-Year Product Injunction in Trade Secret Theft/eDiscovery Sanctions Case – http://bit.ly/NCcgUt (Philip Favro)
  • Courts Have to Be Careful In Applying Fiduciary Exception to Attorney-Client Discovery Privilege – http://bit.ly/Q0TzYV (Catherine Kiernan)
  • Cross-Border eDiscovery Issues – An In-House Lawyers Update – http://bit.ly/QibuKz (Mike Brown, Adam Page)
  • EDD Update: Resistance is Not Futile – http://bit.ly/Q7Vkn0 (Ralph Losey)
  • E-Discovery Rule Amendments Adopted by Florida Supreme Court – http://bit.ly/QifYkB (Lawrence Kolin)
  • eDiscovery Case Law: Citing Rule 26(g), Court Orders Plaintiff’s Counsel to Disclose Search Strategy – http://bit.ly/PUmDPJ (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery: The Dying Art of Early Case Assessment – http://bit.ly/Px7Bir (Matthew Prewitt)
  • Following the Yellow Brick Road: Archiving and eDiscovery for the Government in OZ – http://bit.ly/Q7L4uZ (Allison Walton)
  • Framework Proposed for Law Firm Information Governance – http://bit.ly/PXEWW7 (Evan Koblentz)
  • Got TAR? – http://bit.ly/QkaFku (Craig Ball)
  • Implications of Appointing Electronic Discovery Special Masters – http://bit.ly/NARAMA (Brian Ewart)
  • Judge Orders Oracle to Give Google $1 Million for Court Costs – http://bit.ly/NcjuNC (Chris Kanaracus)
  • Keywords Cost Wall Street Money – http://bit.ly/NcilWf (RVM)
  • Mission Impossible? The eDiscovery Implications of the ABA’s New Ethics Rules – http://bit.ly/Q4kFhI (Philip Favro)
  • Mobile Devices: The Next eDiscovery Wave? http://bit.ly/PtRVfX (Greg Buckles)
  • No Differences in Discoverability Between Social Media & Email – http://bit.ly/Q1cmRM (Josh Gilliland)
  • “Rogue” Repositories – The Next Big E-Discovery Problem? Some Thoughts On The First Day Of ILTA – http://bit.ly/Q1WTD4 (Scott Giordano)
  • Search Still Matters For Businesses – http://bit.ly/Naafh4 (Nick Patience)
  • Size Matters – http://bit.ly/NcjeOK (Charles Holloway)
  • Social Media and Smartphones: Spurring New Case Law and Market Growth – http://bit.ly/TVsWmM (Linda Sharp)
  • Stop! Full-Text Stopwords – http://bit.ly/QfB2rP (MySQL)
  • The Next Big Predictive Coding Case that Wasn’t – http://bit.ly/Oxs5bA (Bob Ambrogi)
  • Top Predictive Coding Concerns: Part 2 – It’s Not Well Suited for “Needle in Haystack” Investigations – http://bit.ly/PtSQgo (Bill Tolson)
  • Understand Predictive Coding Options – http://bit.ly/Qgl7th (Joshua Fuchs, Benjamin Wolinsky)
  • What the States Did on Their “Summer Vacation”: Enact New Privacy Laws – http://bit.ly/Ncm2LO (Hogan Lovells)
  • Why De-NISTing is Just Plain Silly – http://bit.ly/N36KJb (Eric Robi)

Reports and Resources

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • 10 Experts | 8 Educational Sessions | 1 Day:  Intermountain eDiscovery Conference 2012 -  http://bit.ly/JQJScz (@OrangeLT)
  • AccessDataGroup Appoints Chad Gailey as Vice President of US Channel Sales – http://prn.to/N1imwh (PR Newswire)
  • AccessData: Are You Guilty of Spoliation of E-Discovery Evidence? http://bit.ly/N36FVG (Scott Lofton)
  • BIA Opens Upstate Office in Rochester NY – http://bit.ly/PTiD1P (Troy Smith)
  • DTI Hires Kimberly Meyer as National Training and Development Manager for LitWorks™ – http://bit.ly/Si6Gse (@LegalIT)
  • eDiscovery: Present Your Evidence (LateralData) – http://bit.ly/PI1hos (Yevgenly Sverdlik)
  • eTERA Consulting Announces the Appointment of Mike Chagnon as Director of Channel Engagements – http://bit.ly/PHYmvS (PR Web)
  • Falcon Discovery Ushers in Savings with Transparent Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/QiRQyg (Hilary McQuaide)
  • Georgetown Law’s eDiscovery Training Academy Wins 2012 Award for Professional Excellence – http://bit.ly/NciKIh (EnCase)
  • Hanzo Hires Jim Donahue as VP Of Sales and Business Development – http://bit.ly/Q4gKBE (Press Release)
  • ILTA Conference in Washington DC Attracted Advanced Technology Vendors – http://bit.ly/RHXdnB (Charles Skamser)
  • IntraLinks Appoints Derek Irwin Chief Financial Officer – http://bit.ly/RIxJqa (PRNewswire)
  • Legal Tech Companies Share Strategy Updates at ILTA – http://bit.ly/Q5koej (Evan Koblentz)
  • Linda Hood Joins iCONECT as Vice President of Business Development http://bit.ly/N1hUOt (PR Web)
  • Many Top Am Law 200 Firms Tap Océ Business Services for Advanced Document Management, eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/TuLfzh (Business Wire)
  • Mimecast Expands U.S. Legal Customer Base by 30 Percent – http://bit.ly/TuL46M (Business Wire)
  • Mimecast Signs Over 50 New Legal Customers In Six Months – http://bit.ly/QiAZvo (@LegalIT)
  • OpenText Steps Up Legal Tempo – http://bit.ly/QieeHR (Image & Data Manager)
  • Proportionality and a Choice of Technology from Hobs Legal Docs – http://bit.ly/TR4zXB (Chris Dale)
  • Quest Announces Dells Takeover – http://bit.ly/QiCnhz (Edie Marie)
  • Relativity Named a Trend-Setting Product of 2012 by KMWorld – http://yhoo.it/QieuXr (Press Release)
  • Ringtail® 8.2 Named a Trend-Setting Product of 2012 by KMWorld Magazine – http://bit.ly/TVxcTm (Press Release)
  • The Recorder: California’s Best Service Providers (PDF) http://bit.ly/NBoMDR (ALM)
  • Xerox XLS: ILTA: Think Outside of the Box – http://bit.ly/QiBOUV (Serena McNally)

August 29, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • An Elusive Dialogue on Legal Search: Part One where the Search Quadrant is Explained – http://bit.ly/PUzDa6 (Ralph Losey)
  • Applying Attorney-Client Privilege to Email Strings - http://bit.ly/Ttisej (Andrew DeFalco)
  • Conducting eDiscovery in Glass Houses: Are You Prepared for the Next Stone? http://bit.ly/PnizHk (Philip Favro)
  • Clean Sweep in Kleen Products Predictive Coding Battle? Not Exactly http://bit.ly/MR3LmX (Matthew Nelson)
  • Court Orders Counsel to Disclose eDiscovery Search Strategy - http://bit.ly/PZExlW (Bob Ambrogi)
  • Court Requires Party to Inform Adversary of Availability of Discovery Documents in Electronic Form – http://bit.ly/MMxQUD (Austin O’Malley)
  • Court Shifts Discovery Costs to Plaintiffs “At Least Until the Class Action Determination is Made” http://bit.ly/OoDhax (K&L Gates)
  • Court Sidesteps Issue of Mandated Technology-Assisted Review with Parties’ Stipulation in Kleen Products – http://bit.ly/T2RzO8 (Brian Esser)
  • Courts Have to Be Careful In Applying Fiduciary Exception to Attorney-Client Discovery Privilege – http://bit.ly/Q0TzYV (Catherine Kiernan)
  • Courts Split in Award of eDiscovery Costs to Prevailing Party | 6th Circuit Appellate Blog – http://bit.ly/T2QPIV (Amy Hocevar)
  • Cowen Group Forecasts Surge in Managed Services at Law Firms – http://bit.ly/TnkJYs (Monica Bay)
  • Criminal eDiscovery: 21st Century Paperless Trails (Part 1 of 5) - http://bit.ly/TpKrvf (Daniel Garrie)
  • “Did We Really Send that File to Opposing Counsel?” http://bit.ly/PbLnlY (Justin Blessing)
  • eDiscovery Case Law: No Kleen Sweep for Technology Assisted Review – http://bit.ly/T2Thiu (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery Trends: Charges Against Suspect Dismissed Partially Over Storage of Two Terabytes – http://bit.ly/TnxEtr (Doug Austin)
  • Federal Court Orders Class Action Plaintiffs to Share Defendant’s Discovery Costs – http://bit.ly/ThF1Cu (Sean Wajert)
  • Health Insurance Provider’s “Cavalier Attitude” Toward Document Production – http://bit.ly/Pn2PDX (Kathy Trawinski)
  • ILTA Launches With Packed House, Energetic Keynote on Innovation – http://bit.ly/Tnga0n (Monica Bay)
  • In Re: Actos – Does New Federal Litigation Clarify eDiscovery Predictive Coding? http://onforb.es/MVFYlS (Matthew Nelson)
  • In Kleen Products Litigation, Parties Stipulate that Predictive Coding is Not Required At This Time – http://bit.ly/TnqbdM (K&L Gates)
  • Judge Doherty’s Order Gives Guidelines for eDiscovery and TAR – http://bit.ly/Phe4xO (BLLAWG)
  • Judge Schiendlin Re-Affirms Dangers of Self-Collection in Latest National Day Laborer Organization Opinion – http://bit.ly/MWhdWJ (Guidance Software)
  • Judge Scheindlin Sends Federal Agencies a “Message” About Their eDiscovery Obligations Under FOIA – http://bit.ly/PNwXe9 (Cullen and Dykes)
  • Kleen Case Not Using Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/PJ54nv (BLLAWG)
  • Kleen Parties Resolve Predictive Coding Quarrel – For Now – http://bit.ly/PP8Fkb (Maureen O’Neill)
  • ‘Kleen’ Plaintiffs Withdraw Demand for Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/SUq4pO (Sean Doherty)
  • Kleen Products LLC Withdraws Request to Redo Production – http://bit.ly/SZHmSD (Bill Tolson)
  • Kleen Products Predictive Coding Epitaph – http://bit.ly/PVxjzq (Karl Schieneman)
  • Magic 8 Ball Predictions for eDiscovery in Florida: FRCP, FOIA and the Sunshine Laws – http://bit.ly/O6J6ZT (Allison Walton)
  • No Legal Duty or Business Reason to Boil the Ocean for eDiscovery Preservation – http://bit.ly/PeGCYH (John Patzakis)
  • Plaintiffs Drop Demand for Computer-Assisted Review in “Kleen” Case – http://bit.ly/MPi5fJ (Andrew Bartholomew)
  • Rules-Based Coding Avoids Risks And Landmines In Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/T2LVvg (Mary Mack)
  • Sampling Enters the Mainstream Lexicon of eDiscovery Practitioners – http://bit.ly/MVOEsm (Sheila Mackay)
  • The Admissibility of Social Media Evidence: A Case Study – http://bit.ly/PcICAF (John Gregory)
  • The New Legal Model? http://bit.ly/TtgRFe (Dave Cochran)
  • The Redheaded Stepchild of eDiscovery — Keyword Search— Receives Another Beating – http://bit.ly/Pdb6u7 (Maureen O’Neal)
  • Too Many Cooks in eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/MP5N76 (Josh Gilliland)
  • Utilizing Generally Accepted Recordkeeping Principles (GARP) to Develop a Good eDiscovery Strategy – http://bit.ly/MMy7ae (Amber Scorah)
  • Why Lawyers Should Know ‘the Protocol’ for Criminal eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/PLD2rs (Peter Hardy, Abraham Rein)

Reports and Resources

  • Apple V. Samsung: Jury Verdict Source Document – http://bit.ly/PPuXlC (US District Court – N.D. Cal.)
  • Assisted Review?  Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder (Feb. 1, 2012 – Aug. 28, 2012) http://bit.ly/IiTGtb (@OrangeLT)
  • August Edition of Notable Cases and Events in eDiscovery (PDF) http://bit.ly/MVfBfK (Sidley Austin)
  • Framework Proposed for Law Firm Information Governance – http://bit.ly/PXEWW7 (Evan Koblentz)
  • ILTA Technology Purchasing (PDF) – http://bit.ly/Q106CL (@InsideLegal)
  • “Networked Learners” – Pew Internet Project (PDF) http://bit.ly/OQZoUF (Lee Rainie)
  • The Verdict Is In: Evidence, Ethics and eDiscovery – Apple vs. Samsung – http://bit.ly/Ps8bMw (@ComplexD)

Sight and Sound

  • An Overview of Initial Disclosures - http://bit.ly/Ttg9bh (Josh Gilliland)
  • Case in Point for Monday, August 27th, “Underprivileged Review” – http://bit.ly/PmwFbI (Tom Fishburne)
  • Conference of Pinterest? ILTA 2012 – http://bit.ly/T3SYnz (@OrangeLT)
  • eDiscovery: The Growing Cost of Compliance (PDF) http://bit.ly/NUd2fv (ESG Global)
  • Judge Scheindlin’s Collection Case and Florida eDiscovery Amendments  – http://bit.ly/PXLXGC (Legal Talk Network)
  • Inc. 5000:Fastest Growing Companies By Industry, State and Metro Area (Interactive InfoGraphic) – http://bit.ly/PUxzPn (@OrangeLT)
  • Ouch! Lessons Learned from Morgan Lewis’ Redaction Disaster http://bit.ly/PXOgt9 (Legal Talk Network)
  • Using Social Engineering Tactics For Big Data Espionage (Podcast) http://bit.ly/TtdHBo (Jason Rader, Branden Williams)

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • AccessData to Showcase Revamped Summation Product Line at ILTA – http://bit.ly/PN6cqq (Business Wire)
  • Applied Discovery to Demonstrate Its Unrivaled Relativity® Experience at ILTA – http://bit.ly/Tno5uq (Press Release)
  • ArcMail Introduces Extended Enterprise Information Archiving Support for Microsoft SharePoint Environments – http://bit.ly/MN6M7U (PR Web)
  • Autonomy Showcases Social, Cloud and Mobile Innovations for Legal Market – http://bit.ly/MVhw3X (@LegalIT)
  • Bridgeway Enhances Attorney Productivity with eCounsel Version 8.6 and New Bridgeway E-mail Link Solution -http://bit.ly/Q0RnQV (@LegalIT)
  • City and County of San Francisco Deploys CommVault for Virtual Server Data Protection Cloud Services – http://bit.ly/MVTOEY (Press Release)
  • Complete Discovery Source Launches Cloud-Based eDiscovery Review Platform, Nytrix – http://nbcnews.to/PmMf7e (Press Release)
  • D4 Broadens Its Service Offerings with Addition of Equivio Zoom – http://bit.ly/PnhtLH (Press Release)
  • Daegis Provides Greater Control Over eDiscovery with New Data Ingestion and Export Capabilities – http://bit.ly/MVLlla (Business Wire)
  • Daegis Reports Fiscal 2013 First Quarter Financial Results - http://bit.ly/PPa5Jr (Press Release)
  • Daniel Meunier Joins Clutch Group as Senior Litigation and Investigation Director - http://bit.ly/PYWAca (PR Web)
  • DATAssimilate to Unveil PowerSearch Version 5 at ILTA – http://bit.ly/MQZeAU (Sean Doherty)
  • Digital WarRoom® Preview New Product Release at ILTA 2012 – http://bit.ly/PP86H1 (PR Web)
  • Enhancements to Exterro Fusion(R) Platform Deliver Greater Control Over eDiscovery – http://on.mktw.net/ThMxgR (Marketwire)
  • Exemplify Demonstrates Some Detail on Transactional SaaS – http://bit.ly/PXGRtS (Sean Doherty)
  • Fios Intros Intuitive Relativity Application Delivering Redaction Speed, Predictability – http://bit.ly/Tnk2ON (Business Wire)
  • Gartner Includes ZyLAB in both Hype Cycle for GRC Technology and Hype Cycle for Content Management – http://bit.ly/PIx2zK (Press Release)
  • Going to ILTA? Test Drive Insight, the Next Generation of eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/PhcbkD (Announcement)
  • HP Executives Indicate Autonomy Big Data Division Needs Tweaking – http://bit.ly/T2SkGT (Nick Kolakowski)
  • HighQ Releases New Version of Cloud Collaboration – http://bit.ly/MMj6VM (Sean Doherty)
  • ILTA Pre-Game: eDiscovery Year in Review – http://bit.ly/TfPWwv (Katey Wood)
  • kCura to Showcase Relativity Assisted Review and Ecosystem at ILTA – http://on.mktw.net/ThIwZU (MarketWatch)
  • Nexidia Audio-Video Search Gets Bulk Tagging, Redaction, More Speed – http://bit.ly/MMiU9d (Evan Koblentz)
  • Nuix Appoints Mark Chardack as Chief Executive Officer for North America – http://bit.ly/MOGrWT (Business Wire)
  • Océ Business Services Highlights eDiscovery and Records Management Solutions at the ILTA Conference – http://bit.ly/PN5Yzp (Press Release)
  • OrangeLT™ Mentioned in Recent Gartner Hype Cycle Reports for GRC Tech and Content Management – http://bit.ly/PeDQTn (@OrangeLT)
  • OrcaTec Announces Availability of The OrcaTec Appliance for- http://yhoo.it/Q1b6jy (PR Web)
  • PitneyBowes to Showcase Latest Innovations in Legal Services at ILTA – http://bit.ly/T50E99 (Press Release)
  • Predictive Search Analytics Available with PowerSearch Software 5.0 Release – http://bit.ly/ThMly6 (PR Web)
  • PwC Forensic Services Gets New Managing Director, Big4.com Reports – http://bit.ly/ThBO5Z (PR Web)
  • ReadySuite eDiscovery and Litigation Support Software Updated – http://bit.ly/Tnpykr (@LegalIT)
  • Recommind Launches ‘Axcelerate Unlimited’ for Rock-Solid Certainty in eDiscovery Costs – http://yhoo.it/MVxco4 (Marketwire)
  • Recommind To Demonstrate Information Management Solutions At The ILTA Conference – http://bit.ly/MQYVGd (Press Release)
  • RenewData Awarded a Patent for Key Technology Component of Language-Based Analytics Service Offering – http://bit.ly/PeNjtU (Announcement)
  • RenewData Launches Language-Based Analytics as Transparent, Auditable Alternative for TAR – http://on.mktw.net/MOFfmt (Business Wire)
  • Social Networking, Creative Licenses Highlight EDD News at ILTA – http://bit.ly/PmBeD1 (Evan Koblentz)
  • StoredIQ Garners KMWorld Trend-Setting Product Award for Fourth Consecutive Year – http://bit.ly/MN8PsC (Announcement)
  • Waterford Technologies Expands MailMeter Archive to Support Microsoft Office365 - http://bit.ly/Q0TkwJ (PR Web)
  • Wave Software Announces the Release of A New Solution, Trident Collector, for Forensic Data Needs – http://yhoo.it/PLI5Iv (PR Web)
  • Worldox Legal Hold: The Convergence of Legal Software and Electronic Discovery – http://bit.ly/PcOHx7 (Sharon Nelson)
  • Venio Systems Revolutionizes the eDiscovery Industry with the Release of Venio 4.0 – http://bit.ly/PUwF5r (PR Web)
  • ZyLAB appoints new General Manager for North America – http://bit.ly/MVmzBA (Announcement)

August 22, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • 3 Technology Change Agents Impacting eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/OtpZHa (Sean Martin)
  • 4 Scenarios That Call for Computer Forensics - http://bit.ly/MJsaee (Steven Hunter)
  • Addressing the Challenges of Cross-Border Data Protection and eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/RnTBNq (Philip Favro)
  • All Answers Remain the Same: Resolving Discovery Disputes - http://bit.ly/PbwTT0 (Katherine Gallo)
  • Are Social Media eDiscovery’s Next Nightmare? http://bit.ly/SIw9pg (Barry Murphy)
  • Balancing eDiscovery Mandates and Health Provider-Specific Privacy Obligations – Part Two - http://bit.ly/MJ0s14 (Amber Scorah)
  • Big Data’s Evolving Role in eDiscovery: What Is Predictive Coding?  http://bit.ly/P2Xzp5 (David Hill)
  • Cloud Computing And eDiscovery: Maximum Gain, Minimum Cost - http://bit.ly/OqyjY8 (Miro Casseta)
  • Counsel’s Top Predictive Coding Concerns; Part 1 – Is it Blackbox Technology?  http://bit.ly/SNfkts (Bill Tolson)
  • eDiscovery Best Practices: For Successful Predictive Coding, Start Randomly - http://bit.ly/MGSZzC (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery Evolved: Smart Searching - http://bit.ly/P0RoSr (Wayne Wong)
  • How Not to Do Social Media Archiving - http://bit.ly/N5ETtd (Jason Krause)
  • Keeping Track of the Jackson Reforms - http://bit.ly/SKgYMj (Andrew King)
  • Leveraging Third-Party Software to Help Manage Document Reviews - http://bit.ly/PbqAyV (RVM)
  • Litigation Hold and Web Archiving - http://bit.ly/PpRW4D (Mark Middleton)
  • McNearney v. WA Dept. of Corrections – How Much Document Searching Must Be Done? http://bit.ly/P1dBQ4 (Mike Hamilton)
  • Mobile Device Discovery Stories from the Experts - http://bit.ly/P0RpWi (Greg Buckles)
  • NY Court Likens Tweeting to “Screaming Out Window” and Denies Twitter’s Motion to Quash in Harris – http://bit.ly/N5mEE9 (Gibbons)
  • Pa. Federal Judge Shifts eDiscovery Cost in Potential Class Action - http://bit.ly/PBEZGU (Saranac Hale Spencer)
  • Predictive Coding v. Boolean Search: Out with the Old, In with the New? http://bit.ly/PoJhj0 (Linda Sharp)
  • Predictive Coding Watch: ‘In Re: Actos’ - http://bit.ly/PsMY9b (Michael Roach)
  • Predictive Coding: What’s New and What You Need to Know - http://bit.ly/PpTBal (Christopher Spizzirri)
  • Show Me the Money – Proposed Rule Changes Take on the Spiraling Costs of eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/PbA4KD (Kate Paslin)
  • Smart Cars and eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/MJp7CI (Steven Wu)
  • Super Human Information Technology: What’s in a Name? http://bit.ly/N09SGU (Bill Tolson)
  • The Do’s and Dont’s of “Spying” On Your Spouse During A Divorce Proceeding – http://bit.ly/PzOYMX (eLessons Learned)
  • The eDiscovery Team’s Second “Clever Words Award” for Excellence in Judicial Opinion Writing – http://bit.ly/SHNNtd (Ralph Losey)
  • The Experts Weigh In: eDiscovery Strategies For International Anti-Bribery Investigations - http://bit.ly/SHOVND (Severin Ian Wirtz)
  • Top Ten Best Practices In Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/Ow8Jks (Warwick Sharp)
  • Treasure Map to Avoiding Discovery Obligations - http://bit.ly/PpUFep (Edvie Clark)
  • When Your ESI Isn’t In Your Control - http://bit.ly/PA3gxd (RVM)
  • Warrantless Tracking of Cell GPS Upheld - http://bit.ly/OqLf0h (Peter Vogel)

Apple v. Samsung: Special Backgrounder Compilation of Selected Stories

  • Apple’s Closing Statements: Samsung Products ‘Substantially the Same’ as Ours - http://bit.ly/ML1MRh (Christina Bonnington)
  • Apple, Samsung Lawyers Make Final Pitches to U.S. Jury - http://bit.ly/SParA8 (Dan Levine)
  • Apple v. Samsung Patent War Continues - http://bit.ly/SMLlBX (BLLAWG)
  • eDiscovery in Apple v. Samsung: No Adverse Inference - http://bit.ly/Pbz2xW (Jeffrey Gross)
  • Samsung Sought to Beat IPhone With Galaxy Nexus, Apple Says - http://bloom.bg/PAdLk2 (Susan Decker)
  • Apple-Samsung Jury: Verdict Form May Blow Your Minds - http://cnet.co/PzPHOk (Josh Lowensohn)
  • Daily Report: Apple-Samsung Decision Could Have Wide Impact - http://nyti.ms/SJAVTA (NY Times)
  • Samsung Neutralizes Adverse Inference Jury Instruction Concerning Deleted Emails - http://bit.ly/MGT5Hv (Florian Mueller)
  • Why Samsung’s Great Contributions To Smartphone Innovation Don’t Give It Much Leverage In Court -http://bit.ly/MGSRjE (Florian Mueller)
  • Apple v. Samsung: Week Three Highlights - http://bit.ly/Pw51LU (IT-Lex)
  • Apple v. Samsung Turns Into ‘He Said, She Said’ on the Final Day of Testimony - http://vrge.co/PvXywm (Bryan Bishop)
  • Magistrate Judge Grewal Denies Samsung’s Sanctions Motion as Untimely | ESIninja - http://bit.ly/Ow5jOW (John Horan)
  • Apple, Samsung Trial: ‘We are Done’ - http://bit.ly/Pv1P19 (TechRadar)
  • Samsung’s Case That It Didn’t Copy the iPhone and iPad—In Pictures - http://bit.ly/OsHtU2 (Jon Brodkin)
  • Is Apple Likely to “Lose” the Samsung Trial?  http://bit.ly/Pbz4WK (Jeffrey Gross)
  • Samsung Drops After Resting Case in Apple Patent Dispute – Bloomberg http://bloom.bg/Rn6yXY (Saeromi Shin, Jun Yang)
  • Judge Denies Samsung’s Motion For Adverse Inference Jury Instruction Against Apple - http://bit.ly/OqEcVt (Florian Mueller)
  • Apple-Samsung Patent Lawsuit Settlement? Never Say Never - http://bit.ly/OqFgbQ (The VAR Guy)
  • Benchslap of the Day: Are You On Crack? http://bit.ly/OqIcoS (Christopher Danzig)
  • Samsung Expert: Apple Damages Estimates are Overstated - http://bit.ly/RkDujK (Dan Levine)
  • Samsung E-Mails Show Google Asked Devices Not Mimic Apple – Businessweek - http://buswk.co/N2Y9Hz (Joel Rosenblatt)
  • Samsung Designer Says Galaxy Tab 10.1 Work Preceded iPad Announcement – http://dthin.gs/PpUy2u (Ina Fried)
  • Berkeley Professor Teece, Notorious for Abetting FRAND Abuse, to Testify for Samsung on Friday – http://bit.ly/N0UGJw (Florian Mueller)
  • Judge Urges Apple and Samsung to Settle Ahead of Verdict | Reuters – http://reut.rs/PpRzqO (Dan Levine)
  • Complete Backgrounder Update: Evidence, Ethics and eDiscovery: Apple vs. Samsung - http://bit.ly/Ps8bMw (@ComplexD)

Reports and Resources

  • Case Summary Alert – August 2012 - http://bit.ly/SKgHce (Applied Discovery)
  • eDiscovery and Data Privacy: A Practical Guide (Google Book) http://bit.ly/SHLIxv (Catrien Noorda, Stefan Hanloser)
  • eDiscovery and Technology Newsletter—August 2012 - http://bit.ly/SHZbW5 (Baker Hostetler)
  • Gartner Reveals 2012 Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies - http://bit.ly/SJDnti (Gartner)
  • Interoperability Case Study: Cloud Computing - http://bit.ly/SHX7gW (Matthew Becker)
  • Thriving in a BYOD World (PDF) http://bit.ly/R8BWHg (Eric Shuster, Alex Kalamarides)
  • Worldwide Archiving Software 2012–2016 Forecast and 2011 Vendor Shares IDC (Document at a Glance #236465) http://bit.ly/SK5g4n (IDC)

Sight and Sound

  • Case in Point for Monday, August 20th, “eDiscovery Wheel” - http://bit.ly/PyPtXv (Tom Fishburne)
  • FTI Technology Predictive Coding Results: InfoGraphic – http://bit.ly/PaPxdJ (FTI Technology)
  • Initial Disclosures Pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure Rule 26(a) (Video) - http://bit.ly/PyBiC0 (Josh Gilliland)
  • Rationally Organized Productions & Federal Rule of Civil Procedure Rule 34(b)(2)(E) (Video) - http://bit.ly/Ppnd7P (Josh Gilliland)

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP Brings Relativity In-house - http://bit.ly/PaVPtP (Press Release)
  • Amazon Web Services Announces Amazon Glacier: Cheap Cloud Storage For Archives And Backups – http://tcrn.ch/MIVfq4 (Steve O’Hear)
  • Apersee to Launch New Enhancements - http://bit.ly/Pbp7Zm (Tom Gelbmann)
  • Australia: Freehills Courts Cloud Prior to Merger - http://bit.ly/PyPSt0 (Computerworld)
  • Catalyst Opens Third U.S. Data Center to Power Insight(TM) eDiscovery Platform - http://mwne.ws/MK8FlK (Marketwire)
  • CloudNine Discovery Announces OnDemand Version 11.5 - http://bit.ly/PyOVB8 (PR Web)
  • Computer Assisted Review – Hudson Legal Case Study - http://bit.ly/SJv68E (Cat Casey)
  • Concept Searching Selected as Microsoft US Federal Managed Partner - http://bit.ly/PbwnVa (PR Web)
  • D4 Discovery Builds Out National Sales Organization with Appointment of a Chief Sales Officer – http://bit.ly/PpRNym (@LegalIT)
  • Empire Discovery Opens Second Location in NYC - http://bit.ly/N50rpQ (Announcement)
  • Equivio Adds Clustering to its eDiscovery Analytics Suite - http://bit.ly/PyWIyJ (@LegalIT)
  • Fifty Top Providers: A Short eDiscovery List - http://bit.ly/N6hxUe (@ComplexD)
  • First Advantage: “Seek and You Shall Find” Applies As Much To Your Provider As To Your Data – http://bit.ly/MWNvC8 (Chris Dale)
  • Globanet First Symantec Partner Authorized to Provide Clearwell Professional Services – http://bit.ly/PyWub2 (PR Web)
  • H5 Partners With Nuix to Process Complex Data Sets at Blazing Speeds - http://mwne.ws/PbwgsF (Marketwire)
  • IPRO Adds Visual Culling in Allegro 3.2 - http://yhoo.it/N3iUmw (Marketwire)
  • Kiersted Introduces New Technology to Radically Improve Review Management - http://yhoo.it/SK4lks (Business Wire)
  • Nimble Storage and CommVault Help Enterprises Accelerate Adoption of Modern Data Protection – http://bit.ly/SKhqtZ (Press Release)
  • Orange Legal Technologies Recognized Among Fastest Growing Private Companies by Inc. - http://bit.ly/PBMGNo (@OrangeLT)
  • PWC Forensic Services Adds Four Experts - http://pwc.to/PyLGtr (Press Releases)
  • Recommind Appoints Former Oracle CFO Jeff Epstein to Board of Directors - http://mwne.ws/PoYsc3 (Marketwire)
  • Recommind Gearing up to IPO ?  http://bit.ly/N534rH (Charles Christian)
  • Reed Tech Web Archiving Services Changes Name to Reed Archives and Launches New Website – http://bit.ly/PzMf6g (Business Wire)
  • Relativity Radar and ILTA Roots - http://bit.ly/PA3Lau (Samantha Green)
  • Review Less Partners With OrcaTec as VAR for eDiscovery Product Suite – http://bit.ly/MZYLh6 (PR Web)
  • Scotiabank Mexico Selects Nexidia Advanced Interaction Analytics - http://bit.ly/MGSGVD (Press Release)
  • The End Of Postini? Email Security Tool Now More Tightly Fit With Google Apps - http://tcrn.ch/N0W2nP (Alex Williams)
  • TotalDiscovery Makes Legal Hold Application Free - http://bit.ly/N2lau8 (Evan Koblentz)
  • UBIC, Inc., International eDiscovery Solutions Provider, Opens London Office & Data Center - http://bit.ly/PzeodC (PR Web)

August 15, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • 2nd Circuit Rejects Per Se Gross Negligence Standard for Failure to Issue Hold Notice – http://bit.ly/NmgM5u (David Kessler)
  • Achieving the Balance Between eDiscovery Mandates and Health Provider-Specific Privacy Obligations  – http://bit.ly/MC6stK (Amber Scorah)
  • Actos Case TAR Protocol Order – Equivio’s Relevance in Action?  http://bit.ly/MXQ9Ys (Greg Buckles)
  • An eDiscovery Case Law Update - http://bit.ly/PnQbF3 (David Cohen, Caitlin Gifford)
  • Boxes of Backups: Are Backup Tapes Still “Not Reasonably Accessible?” http://bit.ly/Nmgewi (Dennis Kiker)
  • Court Orders Parties to Confer on Search Terms and Utilize Parties’ Clawback Order – eDiscovery Case Law - http://bit.ly/ONy5vK (Littler)
  • Custodial Hold: Trust But Verify - http://bit.ly/MCDfz1 (Craig Ball)
  • Day Ten of a Predictive Coding Narrative: Post Hoc Test of Hypothesis of Insignificant False Negatives – http://bit.ly/PhK98V (Ralph Losey)
  • Decision Maker? PIN Text Messages Authenticated for Rule 104(a) by Affidavit from Service Provider – http://bit.ly/P83GsD (Gregory Joseph)
  • Devilish Problem | Millnet - http://bit.ly/MWB3Cr (Charles Holloway)
  • eDiscovery Best Practices: Assessing Your Data Before Meet and Confer Shouldn’t Be Expensive – http://bit.ly/OWgG3Y (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery Case Law: Major Bank and Law Firm Sanctioned for Pattern of Discovery Abuses - http://bit.ly/Pi2JOl (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery Case Law: No Sanctions When You Can’t Prove Evidence Was Destroyed – http://bit.ly/OPeWti (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery Trends: The Growth of #eDiscovery is Transparent - http://bit.ly/ONA4jN (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery Spoliation Standards Clarified by Second Circuit - http://bit.ly/MSFVbI (Jeffery Gross)
  • Federal, Not State, Law Governs Spoliation Sanctions - http://bit.ly/MBvc5p (Gregory Joseph)
  • Florida Becomes 29th State to Adopt eDiscovery Rules - http://bit.ly/MDWIiN (Fernando Pinquelo, Chris Borchert)
  • Fourth Circuit Holds CFAA Does Not Bar Employee Use of Business Info If Access Initially Authorized – http://bit.ly/MGiNgt (Andrew Hoffman)
  • Guest Comment: Power of Predictive Coding - Philadelphia Business Journal - http://bit.ly/ONx1I5 (Peter Buckley, Scott Vernick)
  • How to Get Court Approval for Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/MYnIJK (Peter Buckley, Scott Vernick)
  • How to Prepare for eDiscovery under New UK Civil Procedure Rule 31.5 - http://bit.ly/OXBrwE (Philip Favro)
  • In Re: Actos eDiscovery Order – An Example of an eDiscovery Order Handling Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/MxIYpG (RVM)
  • Is Self-Help Discovery by Employees Protected Activity? http://bit.ly/MQiGix (Connie Bertram)
  • Judge in Google, Oracle Case Seeks Names of Paid Reporters, Bloggers - http://reut.rs/MxrJEV (Alexei Oreskovic)
  • Kleen-ing Up eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/MWRuyM (Howard Sklar)
  • Letter, Reassess, Repeat: Avoiding Privilege Waiver After Notice of Inadvertent Production - http://bit.ly/MQjwMg (Mark Keddis)
  • Miami Federal Judge Sanctions TD Bank, Law Firm for Incredible eDiscovery Errors – http://bit.ly/MGjkPx (Jordan Maglich)
  • No Hard Drives Were Harmed in the Making of this Picture - http://bit.ly/P9Kx9y (Craig Ball)
  • Notes from Carmel (er, Monterey) – Delaware eDiscovery Report - http://bit.ly/MBtHEr (Christopher Spirizzirri)
  • Nova Scotia Court Says Parties Should Share Search Parameters – All About Information - http://bit.ly/OW8rFg (Hicks Morley)
  • Pennsylvania Supreme Court Adopts eDiscovery Amendments to Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure – http://bit.ly/ONIXKb (Stephen Finley)
  • Protecting Privileged Documents: Keyword Technology, and “Quick Peek” and “Clawback” Agreements – http://bit.ly/OOopRF (Miller Canfield)
  • Safeguarding Privilege: What is Enough? http://bit.ly/ML5viY (Linda Sharp)
  • Shrink it Down: Technology Assisted Review in Audio Discovery - http://bit.ly/P81RMd (Jeff Schlueter)
  • Speed vs. Velocity: Driving the Direction of the Case - http://bit.ly/P2XrpN (Bob Krantz)
  • Survey: Judges Are Less Freaked Out By Facebook, Twitter – http://on.wsj.com/MDPmvv (Joe Palazzolo)
  • The Emergence of a Technology Assisted eDiscovery Lifecycle - http://bit.ly/MXaQUk (Andrew Bartholomew)
  • The Malkovich-ization of Predictive Coding in eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/MYlJoZ (Dean Gonsowski)
  • They Can’t Withhold It If You Can’t Prove It Exists - http://bit.ly/PoKfvJ (IT-LexOrg)
  • Transparency is Good:  Are Seed Sets the New Keyword, Part III - http://bit.ly/MDH4DZ (Howard Sklar)
  • Use of Predictive Coding and the Cloud in eDiscovery Rose in 2012, Survey Says – http://bit.ly/MDN9Ae (Robert Ambrogi)
  • When Lawyers Investigate Jurors (Electronically) http://bit.ly/MZyM9u (Joel Cohen)
  • Work-Product Doctrine Applicable to Documents Relating to Tax Shelter Transaction - http://bit.ly/PePgXr (CCH Group)
  • You Do Have to Look for Discovery in Your Possession - http://bit.ly/MD4U2N (Josh Gilliland)

Apple v. Samsung:  Special Backgrounder Compilation of Selected Stories

  • Apple Turns to Federal Circuit to Keep Data in Patent Trial Private - http://bit.ly/PnQpMA (Scott Graham)
  • Apple’s Proxy War Against Google Officially out of Hand with Apple v. Samsung – @LXBN Roundtable – http://bit.ly/MYoR4f (Jared Sulzdorf)
  • Apple Expert Shines Light on Samsung Sales in U.S. - http://bit.ly/MWxSL5 (iTechPost)
  • Apple v. Samsung: Adverse Inference Redux for Samsung’s E-Mail Practices - http://bit.ly/OV4G2D (Cynthia Courtney)
  • Samsung Takes On Apple Over Value Of Phone Features - http://bit.ly/PiCN5d (Dan Levine)
  • Northern District of California Issues Adverse Inference Instruction for Inadequate Preservation – http://bit.ly/MSH3MB (Reed Smith)
  • Apple Catches Samsung Trying To Pull A Couple Fast Ones – Apple 2.0 - http://bit.ly/MUjhzQ (Philip Elmer-DeWitt)
  • Complete Backgrounder:  Evidence, Ethics and eDiscovery – Apple vs. Samsung - http://bit.ly/Ps8bMw (@ComplexD)

Reports and Resources

  • Big Data, Big Impact: New Possibilities for International Development (PDF) http://bit.ly/MrkOvz (World Economic Forum)
  • Why Appointment of Special Masters in eDiscovery Disputes is Vital to Civil Justice Progress (PDF) http://bit.ly/P4EcOG (Zachary Parkins)
  • Who Are The Technology Providers For Predictive Coding? http://bit.ly/HKRvOE (@ComplexD)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • ACMG Expands Relationship with Nexidia with Addition of New Interaction Analytics Solution – http://bit.ly/Pmvs4x (Press Release)
  • Asynchronous Search? Increase Your Flexibility - http://bit.ly/MWyWP2 (Kroll Ontrack)
  • Autonomy and HP a Year On: Brilliant or Blooper? http://bit.ly/PkuZjg (Craig Ball)
  • Autonomy Data Protection Solution Passes 10,000 Customer Milestone - http://prn.to/OW8Fw1 (PR Newswire)
  • Autonomy Exchange: Galina Datskovsky on InfoGovernance – http://bit.ly/OW6U1J (Randy Cairns)
  • C2C Meets Expanding Email Data Management Requirements With ArchiveOne 6.5 - http://yhoo.it/MWVQpu (Marketwire)
  • CACI Awarded $33 Million Contract to Provide Litigation Support to Securities and Exchange Commission – http://yhoo.it/OObpLZ (Business Wire)
  • Cloud Survey by Kroll Ontrack Reveals a Surge in Cloud Storage and Virtualization Adoption – http://bit.ly/MX0xj1 (Business Wire)
  • CryoApp Now Available for Android Users - http://bit.ly/MxEoYy (Press Release)
  • Daegis Streamlines eDiscovery for Lotus Notes at Faegre Baker Daniels - http://yhoo.it/OUxN6b (Business Wire)
  • DTI Relocates New York Office to Midtown Manhattan - http://bit.ly/P1XzWE (Press Release)
  • DW Legal, Servient Mix Predictive Coding and Managed Review - http://bit.ly/MXfSAj (Michael Roach)
  • eDiscovery Experts and Practitioners to Converge at Exterro inFusion12 User Conference – http://mwne.ws/OMpoSo (Marketwire)
  • eDiscovery Veterans Launch Cumulus Data, Inc. and Introduce eCloudCollect™ - http://bit.ly/NAroO5  (PR Web)
  • eLessons Learned Appoints Borchert and Kiernan as Co-Editors in Chief - http://bit.ly/MGKaXH (Frank Gonnello)
  • Epiq Systems - Growth & Income Overview - http://bit.ly/MBqVyK (NASDAQ)
  • Epiq Systems Incorporates Equivio Zoom Into eDiscovery Offerings - http://bit.ly/MCdGhn (Press Release)
  • Experience XERA at ILTA 2012 - The Next Era of eDiscovery - http://yhoo.it/OMq4He (PR Web)
  • Forensics in the Cloud - http://bit.ly/P2eCrE (Millnet)
  • Fourth Annual Intermountain eDiscovery Conference – 9.13.12 – Salt Lake City, Utah - http://bit.ly/JQJScz (@OrangeLT)
  • IntraLinks Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results - http://on.mktw.net/ONxfzc (PR Newswire)
  • IRIS Legal Wins Key Deals To Kick Off New Financial Year - http://bit.ly/MBu29U (@LegalIT)
  • LexisNexis Moving eDiscovery to the Cloud - http://bit.ly/PiAtey (Evan Koblentz)
  • LexisNexis Releases Hosted Concordance Evolution – On-Demand Discovery Management Service – http://reut.rs/MTgtD9 (Press Release)
  • Merrill Corporation Becomes Relativity Premium Hosting Partner - http://yhoo.it/MXdRUI (Business Wire)
  • Pinterest for eDiscovery: Archiving Social Commerce Engine - http://bit.ly/MXg16K (Smarsh)
  • Recommind Accelerates Pace, Reports 100% Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth in 1H 2012 - http://bit.ly/MZz0xD (Press Release)
  • Recommind Predictive Coding Webinar: Interview with Senior Master Whitaker - http://bit.ly/OWhGVL (Chris Dale)
  • RSD Partners with Hitachi Data Systems to Strengthen Governance Capabilities - http://bit.ly/P2Siho (PR Web)
  • The Evolution of Attorney Review - http://bit.ly/OMuGNA (Trey Tramonte)
  • The Radicati Group Releases “On-Premises Information Archiving – Market Quadrant 2012″ - http://yhoo.it/MUIPg5 (Marketwire)
  • Thomson Reuters Sells Web Unit of Hubbard One to Division’s Managers - http://bit.ly/MB8OsL (Evan Koblentz)
  • UBIC North America Introduces Version 5.0 of its Lit i View™ eDiscovery Solution - http://bit.ly/PhSziK (PR Web)
  • Valora Technologies CEO Responds to Craig Ball’s LTN Article “Next Level” TAR - http://bit.ly/MDI1MD (Sandra Serkes)
  • Waterford Technologies Releases MailMeter OnDemand Presenting a New Pricing Option for Email Archiving – http://bit.ly/OWah8T (PR Web)

August 8, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • ABA eDiscovery Expert Says Emerging Standards Are Premature – http://bit.ly/OCjAeh (Evan Koblentz)
  • Are Keywords Obsolete? http://bit.ly/M3xPeJ (RVM)
  • Are Proposed Changes to ABA Ethics Rules Too Little, Too Late? http://bit.ly/MoacPj (Michael Arkfeld, Stephanie Loquvam)
  • Be Considerate When You Share Data -  http://bit.ly/QzeYZ7 (Amy Bowser-Rollins)
  • Challenges of Conducting eDiscovery on Ephemeral Data - http://bit.ly/OCkHL1 (Brian Esser, Judy Selby)
  • Concept over Keywords – Why Search Still Matters for Law Firms - http://bit.ly/Mh4Hkm (Simon Price)
  • CVEDR Take II – Monkeys and Magistrates in Monterey - http://bit.ly/M3NM4u (Greg Buckles)
  • Dancer’s Facebook Messages With Opt-In Class Members are Protected Work Product - http://bit.ly/PseX51 (Jennifer Thibodaux)
  • Day Nine of a Predictive Coding Narrative: A Scary Search for False Negatives (And More) - http://bit.ly/PwSdAJ (Ralph Losey)
  • Discovery Costs Pile Up in International Trade Commission Patent Disputes - http://bit.ly/PruNga (Matt Miller)
  • Duty of Competence in eDiscovery (PDF) http://bit.ly/RvJhSt (Conor Crowley)
  • eDiscovery Best Practices: The Number of Pages in Each Gigabyte Can Vary Widely - http://bit.ly/M7ZEhi (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery Case Law: Counsel, The Inadvertent Disclosure “Buck” Stops With You - http://bit.ly/OBCoKv (Doug Austin)
  • Discovery from 3rd Party Vendors - http://bit.ly/Psi2SA (Josh Gilliland)
  • eDiscovery Landmark Decision For NC: Attorney-Client Privilege Waived In eDiscovery Production – http://bit.ly/Rea6pV (Brooks Pierce)
  • eDiscovery, She Wrote: 1.14 Million Files - http://bit.ly/OGcnwp (Adam Losey)
  • Facilitating a Forensic Search - http://bit.ly/Mnk63L (Andrew King)
  • False Claims Relators Accuse ex-McDermott Client Of Doublespeak In Effort To Recover Privileged Records – http://bit.ly/MnkMpR (Robert Hilson)
  • Federal Judge Sanctions Law Firm and Client re Withheld Docs, Finds TD Bank Knew of Rothstein Fraud – http://bit.ly/OH7AuI (Martha Neil)
  • Genger, Unallocated Space, And Opening The Floodgates - http://bit.ly/OLeUVo (IT-Lex)
  • How Leveraging eDiscovery Tools Can Reduce the Time and Money Spent on a Lawsuit – http://bit.ly/OJk1n2 (Lael Andara)
  • Illinois Bars Employers from Obtaining Current or Prospective Employees’ Social Media Account Credentials – http://bit.ly/OGbKTx (Boris Segalis, Nihar Shah)
  • Improper Influence over Deposition Errata Sheets – Effecting Substantive Changes to Conform Deposition to Complaint – In Order to Push Meritless Case to Trial Warrants § 1927 Sanctions – http://bit.ly/Mv7gAx (Gregory Joseph)
  • Interview with Laura Zubulake of Zubulake’s e-Discovery - http://bit.ly/OEOv9w (Doug Austin)
  • Keyword Search and Technology-Assisted Review: Judge Scheindlin’s Recent Opinion - http://bit.ly/MrTWwQ (Shelia Mackay)
  • Lawyers See Benefits of Computer Coding, with Caveats - http://bit.ly/MrOE4A (Erin Geiger Smith)
  • Leveraging Low-Cost Resources to Develop eDiscovery Knowledge Workers - http://bit.ly/MlRXdA (Mark Yacano, Cat Casey)
  • NC Firm Loses Privilege After Leaving Everything To Vendor - http://bit.ly/Mv7YOm (IT-Lex)
  • New TAR Order: In re Actos Products Liability Litigation (PDF) http://bit.ly/OIY9YX (W.D. La July 27, 2012)
  • Preparing and Managing a Budget for eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/Ps9ET6 (George Carry)
  • Selecting And Working With An eDiscovery Vendor - http://bit.ly/OBhJq8 (Mayer Brown)
  • Sticking Head The Sand About Deleted Pertinent Emails Can Lead to Costly Sanctions - http://bit.ly/Mv5W0u (Catherine Kiernan)
  • Taking Technology-Assisted Review to the Next Level - http://bit.ly/OLe5Mi (Craig Ball)
  • Tangible Examples Of Technology-Assisted Review - http://bit.ly/OIO5yW (Barry Murphy)
  • Technology Today: Are Meet, Confer Efforts Doing More Harm Than Good? http://bit.ly/OG97Be (Christopher Boehning, Daniel Toal)
  • The Data Vampire Diaries: Data Value - http://bit.ly/OHTqcP (Allison Walton)
  • The eDiscovery Maturity Model: How Litigants Can Adopt A Proactive Posture To Achieve Information Governance - http://bit.ly/M42hFI (Dean Gonsowski)
  • The Global De-Centralized Enterprise: An Un-Met eDiscovery Challenge - http://bit.ly/Mv34Rw (John Patzakis)
  • The Time Is Now for Organizations to Take a Holistic Approach to eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/Mnm5Fs (Russ Gould)
  • Train, Don’t Cull Using Keywords | Ball in your Court - http://bit.ly/OCPQxC (Craig Ball)
  • Twitter to Appeal Order to Produce OWS Tweets - http://bit.ly/PEVBtR (Mor Wetzler)

Apple v. Samsung:  Special Backgrounder Compilation of Selected Stories

  • Legal Hold and Preservation at Center of Apple/Samsung Battle - http://bit.ly/OXA172 (Jim McGann)
  • Samsung, Apple Spar Over Gadgets’ Specs | Reuters - http://reut.rs/OKmFvC (Dan Levine, Edwin Chin)
  • Australian Patent Dispute: Apple v. Samsung Trial Blows Out To Mid-2013 - http://zd.net/OI4i7y (Josh Taylor)
  • How is Samsung’s Native Korea Responding to the IP Battle with Apple?—Nathan McMurray | @LXBN – http://bit.ly/OHXKpt (Colin O’Keefe)
  • Apple and Samsung take Australian Legal Battle to the ‘Hot Tub’ – http://bit.ly/PzKZft (Jane Wardell)
  • Samsung: Apple Pushed Expert Witnesses to Change their Minds | Macworld - http://bit.ly/MrSLNS (Jeremy Kirk)
  • Apple v. Samsung: Week One Highlights - http://bit.ly/OBUjAG (IT-Lex)
  • “Playing the Jury Card: Samsung trying to get an Apple Mistrial?” – http://bit.ly/OD2EHe (Philip Elmer-Dewitt)
  • Judge Slams Samsung Lawyers – WSJ.com - http://on.wsj.com/M9RRV0 (Ian Sherr)
  • Samsung’s Big Zinger in Patent Case: Apple Exec Liked 7-Inch Galaxy - http://bit.ly/QqPEVG (Christina DesMarais)
  • Apple’s Schiller Testifies in Smartphone Patent Trial - http://nyti.ms/MnZ6dh (Nick Bilton)
  • Samsung Says Apple’s Claim is an Affront to the Integrity of the Jury | @CIOonline - http://bit.ly/MnZloI (John Ribeiro)
  • Apple v. Samsung: Lack of Custodian Follow-Up+Failure to Suspend Auto-Deletion of Email=Adverse Inference – http://bit.ly/MaaYhA (@LegalHoldPro)
  • Who’s Tweeting live from the Apple v Samsung trial? http://bit.ly/OD6AI4 (@KevinOKeefe)
  • Quinn Emanuel Partner Defending Samsung at Odds With Federal Judge - http://bit.ly/PsjynF (Amy Miller)
  • Apple-Samsung Judge ‘Livid’ Over Document Disclosure – http://bit.ly/OwVyE6 (Charles Babcock)
  • Apple Asks Court to Sanction Samsung – http://on.wsj.com/OwVqnW (Jessica Vascellaro, Ashby Jones)
  • Apple v. Samsung: Having to Go Back to the E-Discovery Basics - http://bit.ly/Mo8AFp (Mike Hamilton)
  • Will Samsung’s Patent Court Doc Leak Backfire Spectacularly? http://bit.ly/PrTp8s (Brid-Aine Parnell)
  • “Sony-Style” Evidence (Mostly) Excluded in Apple vs. Samsung Trial - http://bit.ly/PvEYQR (Jeffrey Gross)
  • Apple-Samsung Case Shows How Far U.S. Design Patents Have Come – http://bit.ly/RjToW4 (Lisa Shuchman)
  • iWin: Apple Defeats Samsung in Key Pre-Trial Motion - http://bit.ly/OzXID3 (Michael Pontrelli)
  • Fighting Over Rectangles: Why Apple Can’t Win The Patent War – http://bit.ly/OBA32j (Skylar Greene)
  • Apple, Samsung, Dance the Courtroom Jig – Lucy Koh Hears Evidence on the Origin of the Oblong – http://bit.ly/OD3uDR (Tamlin Magee)
  • In Apple-Samsung trial, it’s John Quinn v. Judge Koh – http://bit.ly/OD3Vy2 (Alison Frankel)
  • Back to Basics: What You Thought Everyone Knew About Legal Holds – http://bit.ly/OAgtDH (Dennis Kiker)
  • The Method Behind Apple’s Patent Madness – http://rww.to/OD35RW (Dan Rowinski)
  • Jurors Hear Competing Claims in iPad Copycat Case – http://bit.ly/OD3iV1 (Amy Miller)
  • Proposed Spoliation Rules Would Impact Apple-Samsung Trial – http://bit.ly/QQTeoI (Henry Kelston)
  • On the Eve of Trial with Apple, Samsung is Dealt Adverse Inference Sanction – http://bit.ly/LZc8MI (Doug Austin)
  • Failure to Disable Auto-Delete And Follow Up On Litigation Hold Results in Adverse Inference – http://bit.ly/Oz8lU6 (K&L Gates)
  • Adverse Inference Sanction Issued in High Stakes Patent Dispute – http://bit.ly/Q5HVMv (Philp Favro)
  • Once Again, Tech Giant Samsung Handed Sanctions for Failure to Preserve – http://bit.ly/OwVPXB (Mikki Tomlinson)
  • Samsung Seeks Relief from Spoliation Sanction, Moves to Sanction Apple for Spoliation - http://bit.ly/OBh0p6 (John Horan)
  • Samsung Sanctioned in Big-Bucks Patent Case for Not Turning Off Company Email Auto-Delete System – http://bit.ly/LRLS7c (Martha Neil)
  • Legal Holds ARE important! “Jury to Hear Samsung Destroyed Evidence” http://bit.ly/QbbWY6 (Project Counsel)
  • On Eve of Trial, Apple Obtains Adverse Inference Instruction for Samsung’s Email Spoliation – http://bit.ly/LPLcz8 (John Horan)

Reports and Resources

  • Cyber Security Task Force: Public-Private Information Sharing (PDF) http://bit.ly/PEUnyh (National Security Program)
  • Broadband Internet Technical Advisory Group – SNMP Reflected Amplification DDoS Attack Mitigation (PDF) http://bit.ly/NykzKH (BITAG)
  • Finally, A Look At the People Who Use Twitter - http://bit.ly/OBGBhB (Brian Solis)
  • Law Technology News Digital Issue – August 2012 - http://bit.ly/MlTDnd (LTN)
  • Mobile Phone Problems – Pew Research Center (PDF) http://bit.ly/Q9uLdu (Jan Lauren Boyles, Lee Rainie)
  • Socially Aware: The Social Media Law Update – August 2012 – (PDF) http://bit.ly/OLasGQ (Morrison & Foerster)
  • The Genger Case And The Delaware Supreme Court (PDF) - http://bit.ly/QzdPRm (Vicki Louma, Milton Louma, Penny Herickhoff)
  • The Rear View Mirror on Google+: 5 Top Stories From Last Week’s Unfiltered Orange Newsletter – http://bit.ly/OFZpPi (@OrangeLT)

Sight and Sound

  • Case in Point: “To Preserve and Protect” – http://bit.ly/MrSx9A (Tom Fishburne)
  • Employee Who “Bumped” Coworker’s Computer To Open Their Email Didn’t Break Any Laws (Video) – http://bit.ly/OCaqP4 (Michael Schmidt)
  • Video: Cybersecurity and Data Privacy: Big Data and the Law - http://bit.ly/Re3R5b (Dechert LLP)

Technology and Tactics

  • 5 Most Commonly Overlooked Email Security Steps - http://bit.ly/OOfP5H (Jeff Orloff)
  • 10 Tips to Keep Social Media in Line With ABA Ethics - http://bit.ly/OGQr1h (Robert Ambrogi)
  • ABA Adopts Ethics Policy on Lawyers’ Use of Technology - http://bit.ly/MxbjMT (Sean Doherty)
  • Apple Allowed Hackers Access To User’s iCloud Account – @Forbes - http://onforb.es/PwFrSK (Adrian Kingsley-Hughes)
  • Canada May (Finally) Live Up to International IP Standards - http://bit.ly/M4MM01 (Alan Cohen)
  • Congress Takes Aim at ‘Patent Trolls’ With SHIELD Act - http://bit.ly/OGe0Kv (Lisa Shuchman)
  • Facebook Demand Update – Two Down, Forty-Eight To Go - http://bit.ly/OHYluf (Michael Schmidt)
  • “Five Ways Outlook.com Beats Gmail — and One Way it Doesn’t” - http://bit.ly/OJQEDN (Rick Broida)
  • “Get a Tweet From Goldman Sachs?!?”: Increased Expansion and Scrutiny of Financial Services’ Social Media – http://bit.ly/OJcN2i (Gibbons)
  • Hotmail Gets an Upgrade with Outlook.com - http://bit.ly/OHY6PJ (Casper Manes)
  • Ignorance of Tech is No Excuse - http://bit.ly/MnnGuQ (John Wallbillich)
  • Internet Politics – Senate Filibuster Blocks Cybersecurity Bill - http://bit.ly/Prxiio (Peter Vogel)
  • Is SharePoint 2013 a Product or a Platform? http://bit.ly/PrtxcY (Tom Byrne)
  • Jurors, Judges, and Signing Pledges on Internet Use - http://bit.ly/Ms9PDB (Chioma Ajoku)
  • Law Firms Turning to Outside Services Provider to Track News, Internet Chatter that Could Affect Clients – http://wapo.st/OGBBYS (Catherine Ho)
  • Lawmakers, Security Experts Lament Stalled Cyberattack Legislation - http://bit.ly/OLJ494 (Catherine Dunn)
  • Looking For Mutual Enemies In The Cloud - http://nyti.ms/OBj68r (Quentin Hardy)
  • Managing Big Data Behind the Firewall: Part 3 - http://bit.ly/OLd2fz (Tom Jenkins)
  • Mobile Devices Vulnerable to Exchange Spoof - http://bit.ly/MnZubP (John Mello)
  • More Change Coming: FTC Proposes Further Significant Changes to COPPA Rule - http://bit.ly/PvFNZT (Julie O’Neil, David Brown)
  • New Rules Concerning Data Security in the Electronic Communications Sector - http://bit.ly/PoW0A3 (Stephanie Nguyen)
  • Oracle Flaw Allows Execution of Hacker Code on Exchange - http://bit.ly/Mmfc7b (John Mello)
  • Police to Twitter: Hand Over Data of Threatening User - http://on.mash.to/PDiZaN (Alex Fitzpatrick)
  • Protecting Confidential Information and IP Amid Employee Mobility - http://bit.ly/OLJMTL (Patrick Ellisen, Daniel McCloskey)
  • Saving the Jury Trial from Extinction - http://bit.ly/OLxnRP (Jason Krause)
  • Steve Wozniak: Cloud Computing Lessen People’s Control over Content - http://bit.ly/OG9xrc (Lawrence Villamar)
  • The Right to Lurk | Slaw - http://bit.ly/OyItaE (Steve Matthews)
  • US Executive Branch to Ramp Up Cybersecurity Actions as Federal Legislation Stalls - http://bit.ly/OGbnbA (Harriet Pearson)
  • What U.S. General Counsel Need to Know About Offshore Litigation - http://bit.ly/Re4lbx (Jeremy Walton)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • An ILTA 2012 Update – Orange Legal Technologies - http://bit.ly/OBQj3i (@OrangeLT)
  • Analysing Big Data: Q&A with Recommind - Computer Business Review - http://bit.ly/OBtyN0 (Steve Evans)
  • Applied Discovery – Choosing the Right eDiscovery Service Provider: Experience, Track Record, and Expertise - http://bit.ly/OzXyeP (Al McNee)
  • CA Technologies Bridges Big Data Gap with Federation, Indexing - http://bit.ly/OGaQXd (Vangie Beal)
  • Commonwealth Legal becomes a Relativity Consulting Partner – http://bit.ly/OBEOsR (Press Release)
  • Concept Searching Products Claim SharePoint 2013 Readiness - http://bit.ly/OI3rDX (Sean Doherty)
  • Crossroads Systems Signs $5 Million Deal With IronMountain - http://on.mktw.net/NcHagm (Marketwire)
  • D4 Discovery Expands with Acquisition of Phoenix-based On Target Litigation Solutions - http://bit.ly/NcFGCW (Press Release)
  • Daegis Appoints eDiscovery Sales Veteran Chuck Pindell as Vice President of Sales and Marketing – http://on.mktw.net/OEHaH3 (Business Wire)
  • Daegis Warned of Possible Delisting from Stock Exchange - http://bit.ly/PF1uaf (Mark Anderson)
  • DocAuto Releases the New Version of Reporting Server for WorkSite - http://bit.ly/OYP9Bi (Sean Doherty)
  • Dr. Stephen V. Rice Joins BeyondRecognition Advisory Board - http://bit.ly/Pry4Ms (Press Release)
  • eDJ Group Hires Marilyn Gladden to Guide Media Services for eDiscoveryJournal - http://on.mktw.net/MlUp3G (Marketwire)
  • Epiq Systems Opens Hong Kong Document Review Center (Nasdaq:EPIQ) http://bit.ly/MuvXwU (Press Release)
  • Former Foley CIO Caddell Joins HBR Consulting - http://bit.ly/Moagij (Evan Koblentz)
  • FTI Consulting Study:  “Black Box” Technology Among Counsel’s Top Predictive Coding Concerns – http://bit.ly/OL9URo (Press Release)
  • FTI Reports Mix 2Q12 Results - http://bit.ly/OzXlZb (Zacks Equity Research)
  • Freehills moves eDiscovery onto Fujitsu’s hosted Services Platform – http://bit.ly/OLb2nt (PR Wire)
  • Global Digital Forensics:  “DIY or “Garage” Computer Forensics Can Adversely Impact A Case” http://bit.ly/Mnle7B (PR Web)
  • Global Relay Enables Financial Community to Leverage Twitter As ‘Compliant’ Revenue-Generating Tool -http://bit.ly/NnVe63 (PR Web)
  • Intermountain eDiscovery Conference to Provide Latest Information on Digital Discovery – http://bit.ly/N9gdcf (@OrangeLT)
  • Intradyn Email Archiving Appliances: In-House and Cloud Email Storage for Small-to-Large Enterprises -http://yhoo.it/OIstTp (PRWeb)
  • Iron Mountain Incorporated Announces $950 Million Debt Offering - http://yhoo.it/OIEb0o (Business Wire)
  • Jake Flomenberg and Nick Mehta Join Accel Partners as Principal and EIR - http://prn.to/MlQpjN (PR Newswire)
  • Jay Leib Interviews Bob Price, Principal Engineer at Content Analyst - http://bit.ly/MmuFnK (kCura)
  • LexisNexis Opens New Data Center in United Kingdom - http://yhoo.it/MxmjJZ (BusinessWire)
  • Litigation Support Firm Xact Data Discovery Buys Competitor K&B Document Technologies - http://bit.ly/OyEJWz (Jim Hammerand)
  • Metalogix Names Software AG Veteran Jignesh Shah as Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer -http://bit.ly/OHHOr3 (Press Release)
  • Microsoft Joins the Electronic Discovery Institute’s Leadership Summit - http://mwne.ws/OKoicD (Marketwire)
  • Mimecast Launches Next Generation Email Security - http://bit.ly/OHHuJ4 (Press Release)
  • Mitratech Announces Interact 2012 Conference on Legal and Compliance Technology - http://yhoo.it/OJ2hrL (Marketwire)
  • Netkiller is Your Gateway to Google Apps Vault - http://bit.ly/OD63pp (PR Log)
  • New Symantec CEO Says His Company “Underperforms” in Cloud Computing - http://bit.ly/QoCpon (Doug Bonderud)
  • NightOwl Discovery Joins Other Prominent Companies and Firms Requiring CEDS Credential - http://bit.ly/OsBJLn (Press Release)
  • OrcaTec Places in Top 5 in Legal Industry Early Case Assessment Study - http://bit.ly/M3LhPR (PR Web)
  • PitneyBowes Announces Second Quarter Results for 2012 - http://bit.ly/Pru5zy (Press Release)
  • Recommind and Fulbright Panel Debunks Predictive Coding Myths - http://bit.ly/MnZdFN (Chris Dale)
  • Reed Smith Picks Enterprise Social Networking Tool to Reduce Email Clutter - http://bit.ly/OYOVdr (Michael Reach)
  • Saddletree Research Credits Nexidia for Making Multi-Channel Analytics a Contact Center Reality – http://bit.ly/PzBI6Y (Press Release)
  • Responsive Data Solutions Becomes Relativity Best in Service Partner and Certified Reseller - http://bit.ly/OI2fAD (kCura)
  • Servient and DW Legal Announce Strategic Partnership - http://on.mktw.net/Re1Gig (Business Wire)
  • StoredIQ Collects $10.7M Financing - http://bit.ly/OHVjGi (Christopher Calnan)
  • StoredIQ Reinvents Itself in a Big Data Way - http://bit.ly/Prx5fd (Charles Skamser)
  • UK eDiscovery Recruitment Specialist Releases “Bridging the eDiscovery Skills Gap” – http://bit.ly/MnmCqL (@LegalIT)
  • Wave Software Updates File Viewer for LexisNexis Concordance - http://bit.ly/MmxBRn (Evan Koblentz)
  • World Software Corporation Announces Legal Hold Feature in Worldox GX3 - http://bit.ly/OJcyV4 (Press Release)

August 1, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • Adverse Inference Sanction Issued in High Stakes Patent Dispute - http://bit.ly/Q5HVMv (Philp Favro)
  • Back to Basics: What You Thought Everyone Knew About Legal Holds - http://bit.ly/OAgtDH (Dennis Kiker)
  • Court Acceptance of Predictive Coding? Still a Waiting Game - http://bit.ly/OpZFiQ (Michael Hamilton)
  • Criminal Search Warrants Showing Their Age - http://bit.ly/MP6MDm (BLLAWG)
  • Da Silva Moore: Defendant Files Opposition to Plaintiffs’ Objection to Denial of Motion for Recusal or Disqualification – http://bit.ly/Q6WTOT (K&L Gates)
  • ECA – Before 26(f) - http://bit.ly/LZlGaL (Samantha Green)
  • eDiscovery Traffic Control – Merging on the Litigation Superhighway - http://bit.ly/ODzC6D (Dennis Kiker)
  • E-Discovery: Managing Litigation Vendor Costs and Information Flow - http://bit.ly/M1rHDO (Judy Selby, Brian Esser)
  • Days Seven and Eight of a Predictive Coding Narrative - http://bit.ly/Ox4J52 (Ralph Losey)
  • Failure to Disable Auto-Delete And Follow Up On Litigation Hold Results in Adverse Inference - http://bit.ly/Oz8lU6 (K&L Gates)
  • Fourth Circuit Says Employees Can Copy Data The Employer Allows Them To See - http://bit.ly/Oy2bU4 (Richard Renner)
  • How Dangerous Is Self-Collection in eDiscovery? http://bit.ly/Q5KoXg (Sheila Mackay)
  • HSR and Jail Time? The Importance of Being Earnest, and Getting Corporate Internal Investigations Right – http://bit.ly/MKScwL (Proskauer)
  • Impact of Chin Decision on Pension Committee - http://bit.ly/OxzPJJ (Rachel Fendell)
  • Is an Expert Who Agrees to Testify for No Compensation but with Expense Reimbursement “Specially Employed” within 26(a)(2)(B) Requiring a Written Report?  http://bit.ly/M0KNtE (Gregory Joseph)
  • Judge Scheindlin Issues Marching Orders for Electronic Records Search - http://bit.ly/MKVbVS (Mark Hamblett)
  • The Latest Update: Peck, Parties and Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/xAztDv (@ComplexD)
  • Let’s Ask Dad About the Attorney-Client Privilege - http://bit.ly/LZcbZ0 (Josh Gilliland)
  • Lucky Seven: My Top Document Management Tips - http://bit.ly/LQj7Yh (Jessica C. Mederson)
  • No Request, No Motion to Compel - http://bit.ly/Oqg5Yt (Josh Gilliland)
  • Of Mice, Men, and Social eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/LSFH2J (Norv Leong)
  • On the Eve of Trial with Apple, Samsung is Dealt Adverse Inference Sanction - http://bit.ly/LZc8MI (Doug Austin)
  • On Eve of Trial, Apple Obtains Adverse Inference Instruction for Samsung’s Email Spoliation – http://bit.ly/LPLcz8 (John Horan)
  • Predictive Coding, eDiscovery, and Me - http://bit.ly/LYwaao (Mark Dubois)
  • Proposed Spoliation Rules Would Impact Apple-Samsung Trial - http://bit.ly/QQTeoI (Henry Kelston)
  • Samsung Seeks Relief from Spoliation Sanction, Moves to Sanction Apple for Spoliation - http://bit.ly/OBh0p6 (John Horan)
  • Sanctions – Lead Counsel Responsible for Discovery Failures, Cannot Shift Blame - http://bit.ly/Ox4XJi (Gregory Joseph)
  • Search and Collection of Data Efforts Critiqued in FOIA Case - http://bit.ly/LRVEGf (Stephanie Blair, Scott Milner, Denise Backhouse)
  • See Samsung? Legal Holds ARE important! “Jury to Hear Samsung Destroyed Evidence” http://bit.ly/QbbWY6 (Project Counsel)
  • Selecting And Working With An eDiscovery Vendor - http://bit.ly/OBhJq8 (Mayer Brown)
  • Self-Collection Is Dead (Long Live Self-Collection!) http://bit.ly/QdLSvj (James D. Shook)
  • Taking Technology-Assisted Review to the Next Level – (Free Registration Required) http://bit.ly/OAfKCF (Craig Ball)
  • Ten Common eDiscovery Defensibility Situations - http://bit.ly/M0Ocso (Chuck Kellner)
  • The Antithesis of Diligence – Not Something You Want to Read About Your eDiscovery Efforts – http://bit.ly/Oz9ISL (Adam Losey)
  • The Clawback Train Has Left the Station - http://bit.ly/Ox5fQu (Adam Losey)
  • The Number of Pages in Each Gigabyte Can Vary Widely - http://bit.ly/M7ZEhi (Doug Austin)
  • The Three-Pronged Relationship in eDiscovery: Corporate Counsel, Outside Counsel and eDiscovery Provider – http://bit.ly/NYsu5i(Lynn Frances)
  • U.S. eDiscovery Concepts Collide with International Privacy Policies - http://bit.ly/LZlRmj (LexisNexis)
  • Why Half Measures Aren’t Enough in Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/LRNX2Q (Chitrang Shah)
  • Why (Some) Lawyers Don’t Like Technology-Assisted Review - http://bit.ly/LQkztN (Dennis Kiker)

Reports and Resources

  • ABA Tech Survey: A Third of Lawyers Use Tablets, a Few Still on Dial-Up - http://bit.ly/OqgWs1 (Evan Koblentz)
  • An Updated Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder – http://bit.ly/IiTGtb (@OrangeLT)
  • Comparison of Info Sharing, Monitoring and Countermeasures Provisions in the Cybersecurity Bills – http://bit.ly/OzpGfq (CDT)
  • Confused? Analysing the Scope of Freedom of Speech Protection vis-à-vis European Data Protection (PDF) http://bit.ly/OzamQ0 (David Erdos)
  • IAALS Offers Training And Solutions To Challenges Of eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/OAgZlk (IAALS)
  • Majority of Companies Expanding Cloud Computing Skills: Survey - http://onforb.es/LS0ymJ (Joe McKendrick)
  • FFIEC Issues Statement on Cloud Computing - http://bit.ly/Ozaxea (Hunton Williams)
  • NIST Updates Computer Security Guides - http://bit.ly/OxR0e9 (Patience Wait)
  • The Rear View Mirror on Google+: 5 Top Stories From Last Week’s Unfiltered Orange Newsletter – http://bit.ly/Oxa6kv (@OrangeLT)
  • The Rise of the “Connected Viewer” – Pew Internet (PDF)  http://bit.ly/O4FfLB (Aaron Smith, Jan Boyles)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

  • 2012 Olympics Magnify the Importance of Implementing a Social Media Policy - http://bit.ly/QQRBaO (Devin Krugly)
  • A Growing Trend – Employers Prohibited from Requesting Employee or Applicant Social Media Log-In Info – http://bit.ly/M0MmHZ (Frederick Lah)
  • Avoiding Minefields in a Changing Data Privacy and Security Landscape - http://bit.ly/MNHl5e (James DeGraw, Christine Santariga)
  • Baylor’s Accidental Doc Dump Provides Grist For Bias Suit - http://bit.ly/LPDkxr (Karen Sloan)
  • Can Employers Ask Applicants for Social Media Login Information? http://bit.ly/LQSZwF (Debbie Kaminer)
  • Cloud Guidance Rains Down in July – http://bit.ly/Op5KvI (Sue Ross, David Kessler, Pam Harbour, Bob Wilson)
  • Conclusion of Online Defamation Series – Anti-SLAPP - http://bit.ly/LROqlu (Travis Crabtree)
  • CSO Magazine Publishes Hogan Lovells Article “Dangerous Assumptions About Clouds” - http://bit.ly/OAi7oW (Hogan Lovells)
  • Cybersecurity Act Now Pending in U.S. Senate - http://bit.ly/Oy1PNm (Eric Johnson)
  • Expert Witness: CEO of CMP.LY Talks Social Media Disclosures - http://bit.ly/LST3HB (Laura Waldman)
  • “Facebook Firing” Claims Under State Law Too - http://bit.ly/LSAyre (Michael Schmidt)
  • Google, Zippers, and Quirky Trademark Law - http://bit.ly/M3kByG (BLLAWG)
  • Growing Recognition of Subjectivity in Expert Testimony - http://bit.ly/OqcERs (Edward Imwinkelried)
  • He “Likes” Me, He “Likes” Me Not – Lawsuit, Changes Landscape of Privacy Litigation - http://bit.ly/OzaGyo (Elizabeth Berman)
  • How to Impose Technological Restraints on Criminal Offenders - http://bit.ly/Oza9wm (Art Bowker)
  • Major Changes in Store with Exchange 2013 - http://bit.ly/LYTYux (Casper Manes)
  • McKinsey Says Social Media Could Add $1.3 Trillion to the Economy - http://nyti.ms/OruVxR (Quentin Hardy)
  • Oops- Google Found Street View Wifi Data - http://bit.ly/OBjHqG (Peter Vogel)
  • Securely Deleting Data from Mobile Devices - http://bit.ly/Ox41od (Sharon Nelson, John Simek)
  • Skype Chats, User Data More Available To Police - http://wapo.st/OpZowk (Craig Timberg, Ellen Nakashima)
  • Social media stats: In-House Counsel’s New Media Use By The Numbers - http://bit.ly/M9aofs (Ashley Post)
  • Startup Floats Cloud Storage for Lawyers - http://bit.ly/LT0ljf (Evan Koblentz)
  • “Stop” Texting to Prevent Unwanted Lawsuits - http://bit.ly/NYu5rV (Robert Forbes)
  • Technology on Trial: Human Rights Court Upgrades Its Transparency - http://bit.ly/OsyvI5 (Claire Duffett)
  • The FTC Is Monitoring Data Breaches . . . And Appears to Be Eager to Bring Enforcement Actions – http://bit.ly/Ox623S (John Gotaskie)
  • The Good, Bad, and Ugly News From Black Hat USA 2012 - http://bit.ly/O3d27W (Sean Doherty)
  • The NLRB Weighs In (Again) On Social Media Policies - http://bit.ly/Oqh0YV (Anna Ferrari, Susy Hassan, Nathan Salminen)
  • Twitter Messages within Scope of UK Communications Laws, High Court Rules - http://bit.ly/Orw48G (Pinsent Masons)
  • What Will The Future Of IT (And Technology) Look Like?” http://bit.ly/Oz9jQ6 (Tim Sheedy)
  • Why Cloud Should be Part of your Business Mobilisation - http://bit.ly/OqWbhI (Matt Henkes)
  • Why Social Media Sites Should Be Protected From Employers - http://bit.ly/LS028h (Lynne Bernabei, Alan Kabat)
  • Wiley Rein Law Firm Breached by Chinese Hackers - http://bit.ly/Oz8eI3 (Sharon Nelson)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • 4th Annual Intermountain eDiscovery Conference to Provide Latest Information on Digital Discovery – http://bit.ly/N9gdcf (@OrangeLT)
  • AccessData Group Brings Mobile Phone Examiner Plus (MPE+) to the Legal Market - http://bit.ly/M3l18a (Business Wire)
  • AccessData Releases Cyber Intelligence & Response Technology (CIRT) Version 2 - http://bit.ly/NYw9jC (Business Wire)
  • Are The Software Giants Dominating The eDiscovery Market? | eDiscovery Journal – http://bit.ly/PMJ2Re (Barry Murphy)
  • Catalyst CEO John Tredennick Named ‘Fastcase 50’ Honoree – http://bit.ly/NYi7hN (Press Release)
  • CommVault Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2013 Financial Results - http://bit.ly/M1wzc3 (Press Release)
  • CommVault Expands Fujitsu Partnership to Advance Modern Data Protection and Management – http://bit.ly/LZcnYb (Press Release)
  • CPAGlobal Expands IDS Management Service - http://bit.ly/Oprdop (Announcement)
  • DCIG – Report from the 2012 Carmel Valley eDiscovery Retreat - http://bit.ly/LS9Tej (Charles Skamser)
  • Decisiv Categorization Solves Massive Email Management Problem - http://mwne.ws/LQjwtX (Marketwire)
  • DriveSavers Announces Expansion for eDiscovery and Forensic Analysis Services – http://bit.ly/M12yce (Business Wire)
  • Epiq Systems Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results With Record Operating Revenue of $89.8 Million – http://on.mktw.net/OAo6tV (Globe Newswire)
  • eTERAConsulting Executive Todd Haley Named Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University - http://bit.ly/Oz7AdH (PR Web)
  • Eversync Puts Key Backup Appliance Differentiators into Its New Line of Data Protection Appliances – http://bit.ly/LNvPCx (Ben Maas)
  • GGO – A Look Inside Hosted eDiscovery Pricing - http://bit.ly/Oq3vZc (Megan Miller)
  • Guidance Software Extends Leadership in Financial Services Industry - http://bit.ly/MM9kSG (Business Wire)
  • Guidance Software Reports 2012 Second Quarter Financial Results - http://bit.ly/M1ZGMf (Business Wire)
  • Huron Consulting Group Announces Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results - http://bit.ly/Q6PNdt (Business Wire)
  • InterLegis Offers Predictable, All-Inclusive Pricing Model for Discovery360™ Hosted - http://bit.ly/Oz7Mto (PR Web)
  • IntraLinks Announces Date of Earnings Release and Conference Call for 2Q 2012 Financial Results – http://on.mktw.net/LQyO1T (PR Newswire)
  • IPRO Offers Free Trial of Litigation Review Software IPRO Eclipse SE - http://bit.ly/QbMjK7 (Press Release)
  • IronMountain Management Discusses Q2 2012 Results – Earnings Call Transcript - http://bit.ly/OqhspU (Seeking Alpha)
  • Kroll Ontrack Launches Australian Partner Portal - http://bit.ly/Ox6pLQ (Peter Dinham)
  • Lagniappe: Unfiltered Orange – A Searchable PDF Of eDiscovery News Between Jan. 1, 2012 – July 4, 2012 – http://scr.bi/OtHxVb (@OrangeLT)
  • Leading Analyst Firm Ranks IntraLinks as Lead Vendor in Team Platform and Social Software Suites Category – http://on.mktw.net/OAn4Or (PR Newswire)
  • LegalHoldPro: Conference on Preservation Excellence to Debut September 27-28, 2012 in Portland, OR. http://bit.ly/OqlBKF (Press Release)
  • LuciData Strengthens eDiscovery Services with iCONECT’s XERA - http://bit.ly/MKRKhQ (PR Web)
  • Metalogix Announces Powerful Solution To Consolidate Critical File Share Content Into SharePoint – http://bit.ly/M8oH3Q (Press Release)
  • Nextpoint – eDiscovery: Leveling The Playing Field – Solo & Small Firm Discovery eBook - http://bit.ly/Op6hxK (Nextpoint)
  • Oracle Continues Buying Spree - http://on.wsj.com/Q4RPhv (Melodie Warner)
  • Reed Elsevier CEO Engstrom Says Breakup Is Not on Board Agenda - http://bloom.bg/LROOR5 (Kristen Schweizer)
  • Sonian Archive Review & Rating – PC Magazine - http://bit.ly/Oy1JFB (Fahmida Rashid)
  • Symantec CEO Firing Probably Won’t Impact Clearwell - http://bit.ly/LQiAFT (Evan Koblentz)
  • Symantec CEO’s Ouster Intensifies Pressure: Real M&A - http://buswk.co/OBi509 (Kathleen Chaykowski, Alex Barinka)
  • TechLaw Solutions: Managed Review Services Benefit Corporations And Law Firms - http://bit.ly/OxyxhP (John Thatcher)
  • TERIS Among First eDiscovery Service Providers to Adopt SSAE-16 SOC 2 Security Standards - http://bit.ly/Ozpkpn(PR Web)
  • Thomson Reuters Acquires Online Brand Monitoring Tool - http://bit.ly/MP67BX (Sean Doherty)
  • Troutman Sanders eMerge Selects Relativity - http://on.mktw.net/M0IVB8 (Globe Newswire)
  • X1 Discovery and the National White Collar Crime Center Partner to Fight Cybercrime - http://bit.ly/M16U3g (Press Release)

July 25, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • A Fox, a Henhouse, and Custodial Self-Collection - http://bit.ly/Od1Fe9 (Bill Tolson)
  • Beyond Prediction: Technology-Assisted Review Enters the Lexicon - http://bit.ly/LNtUhj (Richard Acelio)
  • Can High School Students Review eDiscovery Documents? http://bit.ly/MtGmqK (Ralph Losey)
  • Cloud Data Protection Offerings for eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/PDVUJj (Stephen Arnold)
  • Computers Conquer Connect Four; Predictive Coding Next? http://bit.ly/LLEIwp (Dean Gonsowski)
  • Court Dismisses Countrywide Data Theft Suit - http://bit.ly/PC4fgK (Justine Gottshall)
  • Crashing the Third Party: Experts Weigh How Far the Government Can Go in Reading Your Email -http://bit.ly/PHUzkO (Richard Brust)
  • Days Five and Six of a Predictive Coding Narrative: Deep into the Weeds and a Computer Mind-meld Moment - http://bit.ly/NMrVLS (Ralph Losey)
  • eDiscovery:  4 Tips for Managing the Document Review Process – http://bit.ly/LEE9ZO (Alvin Lindsay)
  • Electronic Discovery 2012: Coming Back to Earth, by Way of the “Cloud” – http://bit.ly/LCcKYD (Michael Reynolds)
  • Employee Smartphones and Tablets Behind Your Firewall - http://bit.ly/Ls32mT (Greg Buckles)
  • Ex-Spouse Hit With 20K in Damages for Email Eavesdropping – Klumb v. Goan – http://bit.ly/OkMJum (Venkat Balasubramani)
  • Factual Material Considered by Expert Is Discoverable Despite Expert Witness Amendments - http://bit.ly/LuCGRb (Gregory Joseph)
  • Failure to Issue a Written Litigation Hold Not Necessarily Fatal - http://bit.ly/LKUv36 (Thomas Tobin)
  • Five Guidelines for Completing the Best Document Review Project – http://bit.ly/PA7xAZ (Jonathan Easton)
  • Google’s Privilege Claim: A Cautionary Tale - http://bit.ly/PlCzwf (Miller Canfield)
  • Increasing Judicial Acceptance of Computer-Assisted Document Review – http://bit.ly/PgsP30 (White & Case)
  • Judge Scheindlin advises Keyword Search Inadequate, Recommends Predictive Coding as a Best Practice - http://bit.ly/PCxlfX (Bill Tolson)
  • Judge Scheindlin Says “No” to Self-Collection, “Yes” to Predictive Coding - http://bit.ly/Oe8agI (Doug Austin)
  • Kleen Case May Have Another Evidentiary Hearing on Search Methodologies (PDF) http://bit.ly/PmIRf2 (United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois )
  • Lawyerbots Take The Strain - http://bit.ly/PHZYIG (Charles Holloway)
  • Law Tips: e-Discovery in Business Litigation | Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum – http://bit.ly/PnvUBH (Nancy Hurley)
  • Law Tips: E-Discovery Part 2 | Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum – http://bit.ly/LvOqTm (Nancy Hurley)
  • Leveraging the FRCP to Minimize eDiscovery Costs - http://bit.ly/OcbWY0 (Mike Hamilton)
  • Litigation Hold for eDiscovery - Gross Negligence Standard Rejected – http://bit.ly/PA6C3t (Peter Vogel)
  • New Florida eDiscovery Rules Continue Federal Trend - http://bit.ly/PhbZ7w (Kelly Twigger)
  • Panel Debunks Predictive Coding Myths - http://bit.ly/PgqR2t (Monica Bay)
  • Post-Deposition Changes to Deposition Transcript — Circuit Split On Material Substantive Alterations - http://bit.ly/PyKq9X (Gregory Joseph)
  • Predictive Coding - Clawing Back Privileged Documents - http://bit.ly/NPxN75 (Hayes Hunt, Jillian Thornton)
  • Predictive Coding on the Move - http://bit.ly/LFv12C (Chris Dale)
  • Predicting Enterprise TAR: Why Smart CIOs and GCs Should Be Talking To Each Other - http://bit.ly/LuWl3x (Gerard Britton)
  • Second Circuit Refuses to Find Failure to Issue Litigation Hold Gross Negligence Per Se - http://bit.ly/PnuEyx (Kevin Kelly)
  • Streamlining Discovery Motions: What Judges Want to See - http://bit.ly/PE2kIy (Carol Heckman)
  • “Take it e-sy” : Electronic Discovery Law- Julie Anne Halter - http://bit.ly/LCKLrS (K&L Gates)
  • Seventh Circuit Lays Groundwork to Assert Fair Use Without Discovery - http://bit.ly/PHV8Ll (Robert Clarida, Robert Bernstein)
  • Successful eDiscovery with BYOD: Best Practices in the Enterprise – http://scr.bi/LKzlxn (Intel IT)
  • The Cowen Group Q3 Kick Off In New York City - http://bit.ly/LHKVcI (Barry Murphy)
  • The High Price Of Privacy: A Looming Mess For Litigators – http://onforb.es/LuBTQl (Thomas Barnett)
  • The Legality of eDiscovery Vendors - http://bit.ly/LyBG34 (Linda Sharp)
  • Transparency the Key to Successful eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/PE1zPD (Peter Coons)
  • We’ve Come for Your Tweets: Twitter to Appeal Denial of Motion to Quash District Attorney’s Subpoena – http://bit.ly/PC4Df8 (Alexander Lawrence, Erin Herlihy)
  • What is a Reasonable Search?  http://bit.ly/LyBqkR (Josh Gilliland)
  • Written Legal Holds: Standard Should Not Change Even with Recent Ruling – http://bit.ly/PnqoiL (Mike Hamilton)

Reports and Resources

  • An Updated Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder - http://bit.ly/IiTGtb  (@OrangeLT)
  • DCIG Announces Industry’s First, Most Comprehensive ECA Software Buyer’s Guide - http://bit.ly/Ls3eT7 (Charles Skamser)
  • eDiscovery in SharePoint 2013 - http://bit.ly/PC5pc1 (MSDN)
  • Legal Technology Observer Time Capsule Today on LegalIT Professionals Site - http://bit.ly/OelGkn (Press Release)
  • Mid-Year Report: Legal Cases Involving Social Media Rapidly Increasing – http://bit.ly/PC19Jz (John Patzakis)
  • Need an Example of a Social Media Policy? – Please Advise - http://bit.ly/PnxFPr (Lyda Hawes)
  • Official Publication Announcement: EDRM Model Code of Conduct (MCoC) http://bit.ly/Mr50rM (EDRM)
  • Social Media Archiving and Collection for eDiscovery? http://bit.ly/JCz7fo (@ComplexD)
  • The Rear View Mirror on Google+: 5 Top Stories From Last Week’s Unfiltered Orange Newsletter - http://bit.ly/LHFdro (@OrangeLT)
  • Western District of Pennsylvania – Electronic Discovery Special Masters Program – http://1.usa.gov/LIgSBN (EDSM)

Sight and Sound

  • 20 Questions about Information Governance in 40 Minutes - http://bit.ly/LD48Rr (Barclay Blair)
  • Blast From The Past: 2011 Intermountain eDiscovery Conference With Ralph Losey - http://bit.ly/wRSq4r (@OrangeLT)
  • Case in Point for Monday, July 23rd, “TARpit” http://bit.ly/LHzCkW (Tom Fishburne)
  • Focus on Privacy: The Facebook Internet Tracking Case - http://bit.ly/LHJcnJ (Sharon Nelson, John Simek)
  • Video from University of Maine Center for Law and Innovation Program on “Privacy in Practice” http://bit.ly/Oe9nVj (Stephanie Nguyen)

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • 17a-4 llc Provides Free Social Media Capture Service - http://bit.ly/LKxZTi (PR Web)
  • AccessData:  Preparation = Confidence = Victory - http://bit.ly/PrpX6Y (Tim Leehealey)
  • Aderant Unfolds Software Integration Map of Recent Acquisitions – http://bit.ly/LD32Fw (Evan Koblentz)
  • Australia: e.law Legal Services tackles eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/PDYLlC (Image and Data Manager)
  • Autonomy Founder Lynch Said to Plan London Technology Fund – http://bloom.bg/PmJRQu (Matthew Campbell, Jacqueline Simmons)
  • At the Carmel Valley eDiscovery Retreat – An Orange Legal Technologies Update – http://bit.ly/LvcdTG (@OrangeLT)
  • BeyondRedaction NOW Available in ReadySuite v4.4 - http://bit.ly/LKDcup (Web Announcement)
  • BIA Hires Robin Thompson as Manager of Client Relations - http://on.mktw.net/PFqnGM (PR Newswire)
  • Blackstone eDiscovery Partners with TotalDiscovery.com - http://bit.ly/LJqhhc (Announcement)
  • Call for Collaboration for a Singapore eDiscovery SAAS by Singapore Academy of Law - http://bit.ly/PA90r7 (Serena Lim)
  • Catalyst Recognizes Global Technology Company Ricoh as ‘Summit Partner’ – http://bit.ly/Pnx8wT (Press Release)
  • Cloud Computing, Advanced Persistent Threats and BYOD Are Biggest IT Security and eDiscovery Issues - http://on.mktw.net/Oe8WKM (Business Wire)
  • DTI Adds Jay Koza as Vice President of Business Development, Boosts Its eDiscovery Team - http://bit.ly/LJuNax (Press Release)
  • EMC’s Second-Quarter 2012 Earnings Results Available on EMC.com - http://bit.ly/PGaH6j (PR Newswire)
  • Fastcase Announces 2012 “Fastcase 50” Award Winners - http://bit.ly/LD5HPq (Press Release)
  • FTI Consulting to Release Second Quarter 2012 Results and Host Conference Call – http://bit.ly/LuAVTZ (Press Release)
  • GlobalEDD Group Introduces Global Discovery Network featuring Cloud eDiscovery Services - http://bit.ly/LD3zY2 (Press Release)
  • Guidance Software Ranked #1 in DCIG eDiscovery Early Case Assessment Software Buyer’s Guide - http://bit.ly/PE3gwo (Business Wire)
  • Guidance Software to Announce 2012 Second Quarter Financial Results -http://bit.ly/Ls37qI (Business Wire)
  • Hudson Legal Becomes First Recommind Predictive Coding Partner – http://bit.ly/LCdSLU (Evan Koblentz)
  • iCONECT Deals Brings Xera to UK Provider MD5 and to Integreon – Project – http://bit.ly/NJaNqi - (Chris Dale)
  • iDiscovery Adds James Whitehead as Project Manager - http://bit.ly/LNwBiQ (Press Release)
  • Integreon Expands E-Discovery Hosting Services - http://bit.ly/LNvvna (Compliance Week)
  • Intermountain eDiscovery Conference Provides Latest Information on Digital Discovery - http://bit.ly/Luz5md (PR Web)
  • kCura Recognized as One of Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For – http://yhoo.it/PlwdwQ (Yahoo! Finance)
  • Kroll Ontrack Automates Data Recovery Service Experience for Partners with Launch of Partner Portal - http://yhoo.it/PETpGD (Business Wire)
  • LexisNexis Launches Full Suite of Practice Areas for LexisPSL – http://on.mktw.net/LIgmUf (Business Wire)
  • Mindseye – “Mining for Discovery Gold: How the Study of Past ESI can Inform Your Current Case” http://bit.ly/PDYejp (PR Web)
  • More about the Legal Hold and ECA Optimization Service from Guidance Software – http://bit.ly/LD4mYK (Chris Dale)
  • Nuix 4 Delivers Innovative Features and Uses Cases for eDiscovery, Investigation and InfoGovernance - http://on.mktw.net/PlBXXr (Business Wire)
  • PitneyBowes Software Releases the Spectrum Master Data Management Platform - http://bit.ly/LNwdRm (Press Release)
  • Planet Data Awarded Relativity Best in Service Designation for the Third Consecutive Year - http://bit.ly/LNuNGD (Press Release)
  • ReadySuite Integrates with iCONECT ’s XERA eDiscovery Review Platform – http://bit.ly/LuAEQW (PR Web)
  • RSD and Strait & Associates Announce Strategic Partnership – http://yhoo.it/LsjVhn (PR Web)
  • SharePoint Views and Managed Metadata Leveraged in New 1.5 Release – http://bit.ly/LJua0V (Announcement)
  • Stored_IQ Creates a Big Data ‘Start Button’ with DataIQ - http://bit.ly/LIgDqq (Press Release)
  • TalkTalk Invests in Nexidia Advanced Interaction Analytics to Ensure Continuous Quality Improvement - http://bit.ly/LHCez2 (Press Release)
  • Thomson Reuters Supports The Co-operative’s Expansion in Legal Services with Advanced Matter Management – http://bit.ly/LNxMPk (@LegalIT)
  • WaveSoftware ’s Trident Expert Announces Support for Cloud Nine Discovery ’s OnDemand Platform - http://yhoo.it/LuFJZM (PR Web)
  • Xerox Reports Second-Quarter 2012 Earnings - http://bit.ly/LD63p4 (Xerox)

July 18, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • 2nd Circuit Rejects Key Litigation Hold Standard - http://bit.ly/NFI9EM (John Jablonski)
  • A Quick Forensics Lesson: The Smart Phone Is Much More than Just a Hard Drive - http://bit.ly/Q1N9tR (Greg Buckles)
  • An Uncertain Standard for Cost Shifting Can Restore a Level Playing Field - http://bit.ly/NgYZxk (Matthew Prewitt)
  • Are Seed Sets the New Keyword? http://bit.ly/PgY9Cj (Howard Sklar)
  • Attorney-Client Privilege Claim Backfires on JPMorgan in FERC Case - http://bit.ly/NFNL26 (Alison Frankel)
  • Audio Search Accuracy Part I: From Here to Utopia - http://bit.ly/LiJjdT (Jeff Schlueter)
  • Court Imposes Sanctions for Discovery Violations, Orders Appointment of Special Master to Investigate – http://bit.ly/ODxV9e (K&L Gates)
  • Days Three and Four of a Predictive Coding Narrative: Where I Find that the Computer is Free to Disagree – http://bit.ly/OHK6lt (Ralph Losey)
  • Defensible Deletion Gaining Steam - http://bit.ly/LiUzqA (Barry Murphy)
  • Despite No Spoliation Evidence, Court Orders Up To $70K In Sanctions For Preservation Failures Anyway – http://bit.ly/LQ7rBz (Brad Harris)
  • eDiscovery Best Practices: Quality Assurance vs. Quality Control - http://bit.ly/OCJNsa (Doug Austin)
  • eDiscovery: Just the FAQs - http://bit.ly/LeS4pt (David Cohen)
  • eDiscovery Tools Aid Compliance, Save Money – http://bit.ly/MiHDCE (Tony Kontzer)
  • eDiscovery Traffic Control – Merging on the Litigation Superhighway - http://bit.ly/ODzC6D (Dennis Kiker)
  • eDiscovery Trends: TREC Study Finds Technology Assisted Review More Cost Effective - http://bit.ly/M2Ie6U (Doug Austin)
  • Electronic Evidence Is Threatened By Computer’s Normal Use And What Attorneys Can Learn from Monkeys - http://bit.ly/LPMKpp (LexisNexis)
  • Ethics Committee Cracks Down on Unauthorized Practice of Law by eDiscovery Vendors - http://bit.ly/MtC7gx (Reed Smith)
  • Failure To Issue Litigation Hold Despite Notice Of Claim Does Not Per Se Constitute Gross Negligence – http://bit.ly/M3JEht (Gregory Joseph)
  • Florida Supreme Court Juices Up eDiscovery Requirements - http://bit.ly/LPoVhk (William Hamilton)
  • Firms and Terms: A Snapshot Of Technology Assisted Review Providers And Terminology - http://bit.ly/HKRvOE (@ComplexD)
  • FOIA Matters! — 2012 Information Governance Survey Results for the Government Sector - http://bit.ly/NsdOxk (Allison Walton)
  • Judge Scheindlin Issues Strong Opinion on Custodian Self-Collection http://bit.ly/Q2UUzC (Ralph Losey)
  • ILTA Developing Law Firm Security Model - http://bit.ly/OBspE1 (Evan Kobletz)
  • Internet Evidence Not Offered for Truth Sufficiently Authenticated on Summary Judgment by Affidavit – http://bit.ly/Mk0E7D (Gregory Joseph)
  • IT-Lex and The Sedona Conference® Provide Real Help to Learn eDiscovery and Technology Law – http://bit.ly/NgfZDT (Christy Burke)
  • Legal Hold Management: Are Manual Processes Still the Norm?  http://bit.ly/MGu5uA (Andrew Bartholomew)
  • Legal Technology Observer Concludes Today, Inviting You to Continue the Conversation - http://bit.ly/LRn3EO (Christy Burke)
  • Making Sense of ‘Kleen Products’: Is it Really about Predictive Coding? http://bit.ly/LPLQcg (Bob Ambrogi)
  • Model Behavior: Federal and State Court Rules on eDiscovery - - http://bit.ly/Mk6eHa (Jessica Mederson)
  • Phase 2 of Discovery Pilot Provides Glimpse into Future of eDiscovery – - http://bit.ly/Oxc1V6 (BLLAWG)
  • Robots Are Not Replacing eDiscovery Lawyers - http://bit.ly/MkKifa (Jason Krause)
  • Rules for eDiscovery Vendors in D.C.: Taking A Step Back - http://bit.ly/Lt2hP4 (Cynthia Courtney)
  • Plaintiffs v. Peck – A Worthy Addition to Your Summer Reading List – http://bit.ly/Oxk9F5 (Leah R. Glasofer)
  • Search Warrants, Smartphones and Text Messages - http://bit.ly/LPkUJX (Josh Gilliland)
  • Second Circuit Rejects Per Se Gross Negligence Standard for Failure to Issue Hold Notice - http://bit.ly/Q2DjHS (David Kessler)
  • Shifting the eDiscovery Paradigm with Defensible Data Reduction -  - http://bit.ly/LiejuF (Andrew Bartholomew)
  • Social Media in eDiscovery: Public or Private Information? http://bit.ly/LS4LDw (Michael Hamilton)
  • Squeaky Kleen | Millnet - http://bit.ly/Q1PNj4 - (Charles Holloway)
  • Technology-Assisted Review Boosted in TREC 2011 Results - http://bit.ly/LWkd1n (Evan Koblentz)
  • The Importance of Review Management Expertise - http://bit.ly/OCvYK1 (Kevin Chang)
  • The Lawyers Are Ready! http://bit.ly/Q36Xga (Jon Dawson)
  • The Myth of Non-Repudiation – http://bit.ly/M2HBu7 (John Gregory)
  • The Rise of Unified Information Governance - http://bit.ly/NFHhAc (George Socha)
  • The Role of Project Managers in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/LkJJ3u (Mark Yacano, Cat Casey)
  • Trimming Legal Costs and Jobs: A Predictive Coding Unintended Consequence? http://bit.ly/Q2DxPi (Whitney Grace)
  • “Tweets” Are Public and Must Be Produced, Judge Rules - http://bit.ly/NGPHay (Doug Austin)
  • Ups and Downs in a Dismal Summer - http://bit.ly/PgZUPQ (Charles Holloway)

Reports and Resources

  • ARMA International Maturity Model for Information Governance - http://bit.ly/LronwD (ARMA)
  • Assisted Review Technologies: eDiscovery’s ‘Brave New World’ of Predictive Coding and TAR (451 Research Subscribers) http://bit.ly/Mt6nbx (David Horrigan)
  • Competitive Intelligence – A Selective Resource Guide – Completely Updated – July 2012 - http://bit.ly/wx6TVd (Sabrina Pacifici)
  • Computer and Internet Use in the United States: 2010 - http://1.usa.gov/NFJMlZ (U.S. Census Bureau)
  • Department of Defense Cloud Computing Strategy (PDF) - http://1.usa.gov/Mk07Th (Teresa Takai)
  • EDRM XML White Paper Now Available -The Electronic Discovery Reference Model - http://bit.ly/LlybwU (George Socha)
  • Infographic: How to Escape Being a Cybercrime Victim - http://bit.ly/MiYUf3 (Kim Davis)
  • The Air Force Guide to Effective Social Media Use (PDF) http://bit.ly/Mt8Vq1 (U.S. Air Force)
  • The Litigation Hold Letter - http://bit.ly/NFOdND (White and Williams LLP)
  • Text REtrieval Conference (TREC) 2011 Proceedings - http://1.usa.gov/LkRQgt (NIST)
  • TREC-Legal 2011: Learning to Rank from Relevance Feedback for eDiscovery (PDF) http://1.usa.gov/NyEuMh (Peter Lubell-Doughtie, Kenneth Hamilton)
  • Updated Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder (Links From 2.1.2012 Thru 7.16.2012) http://bit.ly/IiTGtb (@OrangeLT)
  • Zubulake’s eDiscovery: The Untold Story of my Quest for Justice - http://bit.ly/LwUJL8 (Laura A. Zubulake)

Sight and Sound

Technology and Tactics

  • Are Desktop Email Clients On Endangered Species List? http://bit.ly/MiHqzt (John Mello)
  • As Expert Witnesses, Industry Experts Play Key Roles In Litigation Cases - http://bit.ly/Q1KW1u (Rick Arnett)
  • Big Win for Bloggers: TechnoBuffalo Court Victory Shields Source of Leaked Photos - http://bit.ly/LroLLy (Eric Johnson)
  • Firewalls Between Exchange Servers? Not On My Network! http://bit.ly/M3Jirh (Casper Manes)
  • Five Initial Steps to Take to Meet the Governance, Risk and Compliance Obligations - http://bit.ly/OCJuNW (Charles Skamser)
  • Five Steps To Stop More Than 85% of Hacker Attacks On Your Network - http://bit.ly/NGQCYv (John Mello)
  • How Instant Mobile Commerce Will Disrupt The Way You Do Business - http://onforb.es/Q2cvYu (Ben Kerschberg)
  • Is Your Internet Provider Now Spying on You? http://bit.ly/MtCqrH (Sharon Nelson)
  • Law Firms and Cloud Computing: Ethics Guidelines - http://bit.ly/M3LhvC (Richard Granat)
  • Legal Challenges Arise to ‘Bring Your Own Device’ – Policies http://bit.ly/Mt5TC6 (Philip Berkowitz)
  • Microsoft Office 2013 Bolsters eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/NFLi7P (Evan Koblentz)
  • Microsoft Updates Exchange Remote Connectivity Analyzer – http://bit.ly/Llfdq5 (John Mello)
  • Microsoft Windows 8 to Ship in Late October - http://bit.ly/OB5oRz (Evan Koblentz)
  • One Step Closer to Defining ‘Reasonable’ Data Security Measures? http://bit.ly/NHdtDb (Greg Jacobs)
  • Privacy and Security Surrounding The Cloud - Article 29 Working Paper Guidance - http://bit.ly/M3L5MS (Kate Gorey)
  • Race to the HighCourt: Hoosier Racing Seeks High Court Review of Third Circuit’s Slashing of eDiscovery Cost Award – http://bit.ly/OAsPKX (Mark Sidoti)
  • Recruiter Misuse of Social Media Can Increase Risk of Liability - http://bit.ly/LVVfPE (Alexander Nemiroff)
  • Re-Thinking and Rejecting Social Media “Password Protection” Legislation - http://bit.ly/Ovni8n (Philip Gordon, Lauren Woon)
  • RIM Loses $147M Suit Over Patent for Remote Management Software - http://bit.ly/NG867s (Linda Johnson)
  • Safe Harbor Not Safe Enough For EU Cloud Data - http://bit.ly/NFGiA0 (Brian Profitt)
  • Social Media: The Boundary Between Personal and Professional – Social Networking, Social Media – http://bit.ly/OCwbNy (Robert Clayton)
  • SEC Approves New Rule Requiring Consolidated Audit Trail to Monitor and Analyze Trading Activity – http://1.usa.gov/Ll00p9 (Release)
  • Survey Sees Slow Adoption of Alternative Fee Arrangements - http://bit.ly/Ovw85T (David Snow)
  • Take Social Media Privacy Into Your Own Hands - http://bit.ly/LRoALa (Steve McMaster)
  • The Importance of Self-Regulation in Improving Digital Privacy - http://bit.ly/LeTSPk (Douglas Wood)
  • This Ain’t Your Father’s Jury: How Social Trends Are Changing How We Should Appeal to Younger Jurors – http://bit.ly/LlGuJf (James McGee)
  • Too Much! Gartner Overoptimistic on Cloud Spending - http://bit.ly/LrplsN (Mary Jander)
  • Yet Another Tech Company Falls Victim to a Data Breach: Yahoo! - http://bit.ly/NFLHqH (John Horan)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • ACC Mountain West and the Intermountain eDiscovery Conference 2012 – Salt Lake City, Utah – http://bit.ly/N9gdcf (@OrangeLT)
  • AccessData® to Unveil Version 2 of Its CIRT Platform at Black Hat USA 2012 - http://reut.rs/NGKrDS (Press Release)
  • CaptureToCloud Raises $4.7 Million for Small-Business Content Creation - http://bit.ly/M3IEdb (Michael del Castillo)
  • Clustify: Adds Ability Automatically Ignore Email Headers and Footers for Improved Document Clustering – http://bit.ly/MtnQ3t (Press Release)
  • Complete Discovery Source Receives New Orange-Level Relativity Best In Service Designation – http://on.mktw.net/Mt7hVt (Press Release)
  • Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP Selects Relativity for In-House eDiscovery - http://on.mktw.net/Q1Lq7Q (Press Release)
  • D4 honored by kCura as Orange-level Relativity Best in Service Partner -  http://bit.ly/Mt7sjy (PR Web)
  • Daegis Expands Cross-Matter Management Capabilities With Lotus Notes eDiscovery Integration – http://bit.ly/Oxp88N (Business Wire)
  • Daegis Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2012 Year-End Financial Results - http://bit.ly/Q37tuC (Business Wire)
  • “Ditto”: Copying Categorizations between Documents - http://bit.ly/Q1OyQQ (Kroll Ontrack)
  • DOJ Sticks With Syngence for Near-Duplicate Clustering - http://bit.ly/Q1LSmp (Michael Roach)
  • eDiscovery: It’s Good to Have Options – http://bit.ly/OCIRUG (Randall Burrows)
  • Exchange 2012: Announcing a Licensing Change for Multi-Mailbox Search - http://bit.ly/LlZRBS (Bharat Suneja)
  • Infracapital Selects IntraLinks for Investor Reporting - http://on.mktw.net/NGRzA9 (PR Newswire)
  • New Beta Version of dtSearch Improves Document Filters - http://bit.ly/LQ3tJf (Sean Doherty)
  • HP Says It’s Working To Bring Autonomy Products To Channel http://bit.ly/LPom7p (Kevin McLaughlin)
  • Huron Consulting Group Expands Global #eDiscovery Offerings with India Document Review/Data Facility – http://yhoo.it/NFN3ll (Business Wire)
  • iDiscovery Solutions Opens Office in Austin, Texas - http://bit.ly/Q1OX66 (Press Release)
  • Integreon Expands #eDiscovery Hosting Services with iCONECT XERA – http://bit.ly/Q1QKbl (Press Release)
  • InterLegis Announces Discovery360™ Enterprise - http://bit.ly/NFKPlW (PR Web)
  • Kroll Ontrack Enhances Verve Cloud-based eDiscovery Tool - http://bit.ly/NvhCf5 (@LegalIT)
  • Merrill DataSite Virtual Data Room Loads 500-Millionth-Page - http://on.mktw.net/Ph15yJ (Business Wire)
  • New eDiscovery Platform Is kCura Contender - http://bit.ly/NFOAI2 (Whitney Grace)
  • Nuix Adopts Remote Access in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/Mu8oE9 (Evan Koblentz)
  • Nuix CEO: Organizations Pay Too Much for Slow, Illogical and Limited eDiscovery Over Data Held In Symantec Enterprise Vault And EMC EmailXtender Archives – http://bit.ly/Ls9T4o (Business Wire)
  • PitneyBowes Announces Additional Strategic Alliances for Volly™ Secure Digital Delivery Service -http://bit.ly/LiStqI (Press Release)
  • Rand Secure Archive Releases New Versions of EAS Web Access and EAS Entourage Client Tools – http://bit.ly/OCVajB (Press Release)
  • RenewData Roadshow to Focus on Complexities and Rewards of Technology Assisted Review - http://bit.ly/LrqgJL (@LegalIT)
  • SEPATON DBeXstream Unleashes Maximum Throughput and Optimal Deduplication Ratios on Oracle DBA – http://bit.ly/Mk0z3S (Jerome Wendt)
  • Ulmer & Berne Selects Recommind for Enterprise Search and Email - http://bit.ly/LPMZ3O (@LegalIT)
  • Xerox Acquires UK-based WDS - http://bit.ly/MiGX08 (Press Release)
  • Xpriori Concept Search and Predictive Coding Helps Law Firm Find “Smoking Gun” Document http://bit.ly/M2GwCB (PR Web)

July 11, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • A Bit About Deduplication | Ball In Your Court - http://bit.ly/LygarL (Craig Ball)
  • A Civ Pro Review of Jurisdiction - http://bit.ly/P7Tjcv (Josh Gilliland)
  • Are Employers Still in Denial About eDiscovery Readiness? Survey Says …. http://bit.ly/NaPoVd (Jason Shinn)
  • Assumptions of Spoliation Do Not Prove Spoliation - http://bit.ly/N91eiv (Mike Hamilton)
  • Circumstantial Authentication of Email Evidence – http://bit.ly/N9thyh (Gregory Joseph)
  • Civil Procedure: Taxation of Fees for Electronic Discovery - http://bit.ly/PpADFa (Gale Burns)
  • Class Certification Granted in ‘Da Silva Moore’ - http://bit.ly/PrWWu1 (Mark Hamblett)
  • Court Orders Production of Five Years of Content from Facebook, MySpace for Opposing Counsel’s Review - http://bit.ly/NbnIQ1 (K&L Gates)
  • Court Rules Criminal Defendant’s Twitter Records, Including Tweets, Subject to Production - http://bit.ly/LxSeFc (K&L Gates)
  • D.C. Bar Calls Out eDiscovery Vendors in the District - http://bit.ly/OrXNER (Sean Doherty)
  • Da Silva Moore: Plaintiffs Object to Denial of Motion for Recusal or Disqualification – http://bit.ly/PHFt0P (K&L Gates)
  • Data Deluge: The Problem Is, You Can’t Keep Everything  – http://onforb.es/LC4Hrt (Dan Roffman)
  • Day Two of a Predictive Coding Narrative: More Than A Random Stroll Down Memory Lane - http://bit.ly/RJV7Gi (Ralph Losey)
  • Debra Logan: Why Information Governance Fails And How To Make It Succeed – http://bit.ly/LxSxQ8 (Chris Dale)
  • Discovering A Way To Cut Legal Data Costs – http://bit.ly/OuiwIn (Ken Tarbous)
  • eDiscovery Best Practices: You May Need to Collect from Custodians Who Aren’t There - http://bit.ly/PFtOzz (Doug Austin)
  • Expanding TAR to become Predictive Discovery - http://bit.ly/RNYT1r (Greg Buckles)
  • Florida Adopts First-ever eDiscovery Rules for State Courts, To Take Effect September 1 - http://bit.ly/RrDavP (Robert Hilson)
  • Google Seeks $4,030,669 in eDiscovery and Other Costs from Oracle – http://bit.ly/NdSZp9 (John Horan)
  • Imposing Inherent Power Sanctions without Order to Show Cause Violates Due Process - http://bit.ly/RJWsNl (Gregory Joseph)
  • How One Judge Sees eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/M1V0qI (Whitney Grace)
  • Looking for Mr. Right – Revisited - http://bit.ly/PpgBLc (George Parapadakis)
  • Mass. Joins Other States in Ruling that Cloud Computing is Ethical for Lawyers – http://bit.ly/M1U5qa (Bob Ambrogi)
  • Nevada PI Plaintiff Claiming $61 Million in Damages Forced to Turn Over Social Media Postings – http://bit.ly/NggPRk (Adam Losey)
  • New Ethical Rules Affecting eDiscovery in the Works - http://bit.ly/PGxu48 (Al McNee)
  • New Jersey District Judge Upholds Sanctions for Camden County’s Grossly Negligent Litigation Hold Procedures - http://bit.ly/PpUG6s (Scott Etish)
  • “One Ring to Rule Them All?” eDiscovery Search Methodology in Patent Litigation – http://bit.ly/N9mdln (Wendy Akbar)
  • Posse Comitatus - http://bit.ly/N8qw0b (Charles Holloway
  • Predictive Coding Gaining Popularity in Complex Litigation – Dinsmore & Shohl LLP – http://bit.ly/OtKyUe (Grahmn Morgan)
  • Predictive Coding – Measurement Challenges - http://bit.ly/PCX2zb (Venkat Rangan)
  • Social Media – How it is Affecting eDiscovery and Growing Every Day – http://bit.ly/Oqje9h (Jeffrey Parkhurst)
  • Spoliation Sanction — Adverse Inference Requires Actual Suppression or Withholding of Evidence - http://bit.ly/N8t1Q7 (Gregory Joseph)
  • “Stay” Really Means Do Not Conduct Discovery - http://bit.ly/M1UpFC (Josh Gilliland)
  • Supreme Court of Florida Adopts Amendments to Civil Rules to Address e-Discovery - http://bit.ly/Ngg5vl (K&L Gates)
  • Survey Shows Surge in eDiscovery Work at Law Firms and Corporations – http://bit.ly/PphaES (Monica Bay)
  • Ten Tips for Managing Social Media in eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/OtoPiD (Kroll Ontrack)
  • The Cloud and eDiscovery: A Complex Challenge - http://bit.ly/OtUMaH (Gary Audin)
  • The ITC’s Long, Weary Road to eDiscovery Reform - http://bit.ly/PpsxfZ (Mark Michels)
  • The Regulators are Already Tuned In…Why Aren’t You? | AudioDiscovery – http://bit.ly/PloGAk (Jeff Schlueter)
  • Twitter Ordered to Produce Protestor’s Tweets - http://bit.ly/RmasfR (Bradford Currier, Marc Martin) K&L Gates
  • Twitter Will Give You Up to the Cops 75% of the Time - http://bit.ly/PqrEno (Andrew Lu)
  • Types Of Metadata and How They Impact eDiscovery - http://bit.ly/PLCvZ3 (Doug Austin)
  • What is the Turing Test for Computer-Assisted Review? http://bit.ly/RmAzmV (kCura)
  • What’s Trending in Legal Hold Management? http://bit.ly/PMdjBJ (Mikki Tomlinson)

Reports and Resources

  • 12th Global Fraud Survey - http://bit.ly/OtkZpQ (Ernst & Young)
  • ChatterBots Resources on the Internet – http://bit.ly/PCWwkx (Marcus Zillman)
  • EU: Collecting & Processing Personal Data: What is Legal? http://bit.ly/N8rAB6 (European Commission)
  • Financial Advisors’ Use of Social Media Moves from Early Adoption to Mainstream (PDF) – http://bit.ly/Rv1YDs (FTI Consulting)
  • IN RE: Amendments To Florida Rules of Civil Procedure – Electronic Discovery – http://bit.ly/RNttIj (Supreme Court of Florida)
  • Measuring the Cost of Cybercrime (PDF) http://bit.ly/N8rtpf (11th Annual Workshop on the Economics of Information Security)
  • Peck, Parties and Predictive Coding - Consolidated Key Document File Update (July 9, 2012) - http://bit.ly/xAztDv (@ComplexD)
  • Privacy, Security and Trust in Cloud Computing (PDF) http://bit.ly/OpgARa (Siani Pearson)
  • Reality Check – Governments Have Easy Access to Data on the Cloud - http://bit.ly/PjpjJr (Peter Vogel)
  • The Rear View Mirror on Google+: 5 Top Stories From Last Week’s Unfiltered Orange Newsletter – http://bit.ly/Os40AD (@OrangeLT)

Sight and Sound

  • Case in Point for Monday, July 9th, “Custodians” - http://bit.ly/RNfX7I (Tom Fishburne)
  • Charts: If You’re Concerned About Privacy, Don’t Use Your Cell Phone - http://bit.ly/NgfBWd (Derrick Harris)
  • Mark Michels on Efforts to Rein In Rising eDiscovery Costs – Video Part 1 – http://bit.ly/N8sHAR (Monica Bay)
  • Mark Michels on Efforts to Rein In Rising eDiscovery Costs – Video Part 2 – http://bit.ly/N8sEVQ (Monica Bay)
  • Social Media and Family Law (Video) http://bit.ly/OtHN5e (Christian Badali)
  • The Content Conundrum for Financial Firms (New Infographic) http://bit.ly/RuWUPk (Chad Bockius)

Technology and Tactics

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

July 4, 2012

eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • A Solution to the High Cost of eDiscovery: Technology-Assisted Review – http://bit.ly/LJVrFU (Michael Pontrelli)
  • ABA to Tackle Technology Issues in Model Rules at August Meeting – http://bit.ly/LDpFdC (John Barkett)
  • Are You Sure You Want Those Documents? Then You Might Have to Pay for Reviewing Them – http://bit.ly/QcVubv (Bennett Borden, Monica McCarroll, Neil Magnuson)
  • Authenticating Internet Web Pages: a New Approach – http://bit.ly/QmpotU (John Patzakis, Brent Botta)
  • Be Careful What You Ask For: Two New Cases Seek to Limit Burdensome E-Discovery Requests – http://bit.ly/QhRG8T (Steven Hunter)
  • Believing “Missing” Emails Exist Does Not Make Adverse Inference Sanctions Real – http://bit.ly/LrVDoJ (Josh Gilliland)
  • Circuit Splits Blog Cited in Cert. Petition Seeking Review of 3rd Circuit’s eDiscovery Decision – http://bit.ly/Qsibsl (Nicholas Wagoner)
  • Consider Retaining a Special Master – http://bit.ly/LkSash (Matthew Prewitt)
  • Day One of a Predictive Coding Narrative: Searching for Relevance in the Ashes of Enron – http://bit.ly/LKKaDq (Ralph Losey)
  • DC Bar Opinion: Non–Lawyer Ownership of Discovery Service Vendors – http://bit.ly/LJKrsm (DC Bar)
  • Debunking the Seven Biggest Myths of Predictive Coding (PDF) http://bit.ly/Lh7o1j (David Kessler)
  • E-Discovery: Price vs. Cost – A Case for Fixed-Fee, Unit-Based Pricing – http://bit.ly/L9FILJ (Marc Zamsky)
  • eDiscovery Case Law: Judges Get Annoyed When Lawyers Don’t Play Nice – http://bit.ly/LDquTY (Jason Krause)
  • eDiscovery Drama: Stranger Than Fiction – http://bit.ly/QuvHvw (Matt Miller)
  • How Early Case Assessment Can Drive Effective Arbitrations – http://bit.ly/LytKhp (Julie Anne Halter, Bill Zoellner)
  • How To Manage The Costs Of Big Data In eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/Quv4lL (Kelli Clark)
  • In Coito v. Superior Court, CA Supreme Court Addresses Work Privilege Product for Witness Statements – http://bit.ly/Ld4evC (Scott Leviant)
  • Is Social Media Discoverable? Stick to the Basics (Part II—Possession, Custody or Control) http://bit.ly/Qut3pK (Jennifer Walrath)
  • Key Components to Include in Records Management & Records Retention Schedules – http://bit.ly/Lsd20L (Amber Scorah)
  • Lawyers Embrace Big Data – Forbes – http://onforb.es/LBFaCW (Richard Flynn)
  • Latest Update: Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder (News Links) http://bit.ly/IiTGtb (@OrangeLT)
  • Making Your Screen Shot Count: Defensibly Collecting Web Pages and Social Media Posts – http://bit.ly/LEsdGN (Paul Easton, Tom Klaff)
  • Mobile Devices– The Next eDiscovery Wave? http://bit.ly/Lg2zWb (Greg Buckles)
  • Predicting the Future of Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/M325C3 (Hayes Hunt, Jillian Thornton)
  • Scanning May No Longer Be Cool, But it’s Still Necessary – http://bit.ly/LkZlR0 (Doug Austin)
  • The Best Place to Perform Technology Assisted Review (TAR) http://bit.ly/Qi5sIQ (Charles Skamser)
  • The Increasing Importance of Cross-Border eDiscovery and Data Protection Awareness – http://bit.ly/QsgOdl (Philip Favro)
  • What Is A ‘Custodian Interview’ And Why Should I Do One? | Canadian Lawyer Magazine – http://bit.ly/KWtyZT (Dara Nevin)
  • When Litigation Hits, The First 7 to 10 Days is Critical – http://bit.ly/LigIC2 (Doug Austin)
  • Who Can Get Your Tweets, and Can You Object? http://bit.ly/M34DAi (Mark Berman)
  • Will SCOTUS Weigh In on the Taxation of eDiscovery Costs? | Discovery Advocate – http://bit.ly/Qi4TPa (Carey Busen)

Reports and Resources

  • A Field Guide for Mobile Lawyers (PDF) http://bit.ly/LLWncT (Attorney At Work)
  • Early Survey Results Show Strong Interest In eDiscovery Education And Training – http://bit.ly/QsrzMz (Barry Murphy)
  • Federal Judicial Center Updates eDiscovery Pocket Guide – http://bit.ly/LBFx0e (Monica Bay)
  • eDiscovery Governance & Litigation Response Plans (PDF) http://bit.ly/LkUK1l (Greenberg Traurig)
  • Enterprise Social Software: A Bigger Deal Than A Big Number On A Check – IDC Insights – http://bit.ly/QtbiqE (Vanessa Thompson)
  • Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team – Incident Response Summary Report (PDF) – http://1.usa.gov/M33rwx (ICS-CERT)
  • July Edition of Notable Cases and Events in eDiscovery (PDF) http://bit.ly/QqnLLP (Sidley Austin)
  • Older Adults and Internet Use | Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project – http://bit.ly/LyvBTA (Kathryn Zickuhr, Mary Madden)
  • Technology Trends 2012: Elevate IT for Digital Business – A Federal Perspective (PDF) – http://bit.ly/LkZ28Q (Deloitte)
  • The Future of Smart Systems | Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project – http://bit.ly/LrV2U7 (Janna Anderson, Lee Rainie)
  • The Rear View Mirror on Google+: 5 Top Stories From Last Week’s Unfiltered Orange Newsletter – http://bit.ly/NdXqOM (@OrangeLT)
  • UK Open Data White Paper: Unleashing the Potential – (PDF) http://bit.ly/LkTUBG (HM Government)

Sight and Sound

  • Case in Point for Monday, July 2nd, “eDiscovery Miranda Rights” – http://bit.ly/Ls1kDe (Tom Fishburne)
  • Cautionary Tales Of eDiscovery Gone Awry Define News Corp Scandal, says Symantec’s Allison Walton – http://bit.ly/Qt1YTK (ACEDS)
  • eDiscovery Independence Or Fireworks? http://bit.ly/LFm9j9 (@OrangeLT)

Technology and Tactics

  • A Fun Way To Discipline Your Email Management – http://bit.ly/QuxvF4 (John Mello)
  • Big Data And Health Care Get Engaged – http://onforb.es/LzZZwM (Ben Kerschberg)
  • Big Data’s Impact On Storage – http://bit.ly/LGDJBi (Ayushman Baruah)
  • Can Computers Predict Trial Outcomes From Big Data? http://bit.ly/LiDjmP (Tam Hebert)
  • CNIL Offers Guidance on Aligning Cloud Services with Data Protection Requirements – http://bit.ly/R1YUyi (Myria Saarinen)
  • Floodgates Open as Social Media Arrives in Finance World – http://bit.ly/Llh0rV (Amy Henzmann)
  • German Data Protection Authorities Issue Resolution and Guidance Paper on Smart Metering – http://bit.ly/N4nQkc (Hunton Williams)
  • Health Care Jobs in Balance with Court Ruling – http://bit.ly/LF1QCk (Beecher Tuttle)
  • Heart Surgeon’s Spycams Lead To $2 Million Verdict – http://bit.ly/LrXlXt (Thomas Scheffey)
  • Hong Kong’s Privacy Commissioner Publishes Guidance Note on Personal Data Erasure and Anonymisation http://bit.ly/Ld2odZ (Gabriela Kennedy)
  • Information Governance and Social Media Analytics: The New Frontier – http://bit.ly/LFdVYm (Allison Courtney)
  • Is There a Breach in the Dam Holding Back Damage Actions for Alleged Privacy Breaches? http://bit.ly/Qt5gXf (Christopher Wolf)
  • L.A. Cops Embrace Crime-Predicting Algorithm – http://bit.ly/Lsf1lv (David Talbot)
  • ‘Lawyerbots’ Offer Attorneys Faster, Cheaper Assistants – http://huff.to/MFRLUS (Brittany Fitzgerald)
  • LTO Asks Bob Ambrogi How a Lawyer Can Become a Legal Technology Expert | Legal Technology Observer – http://bit.ly/QquHIV (@LegalIT)
  • Machine Learning for Analytics – http://bit.ly/LFqnFE (Kim Davis)
  • Moving Mailboxes Using EMS – http://bit.ly/KWtfye (Casper Manes)
  • New European Guidelines to Address Cloud Computing http://nyti.ms/LrVxNS (Kevin O’Brien)
  • NLRB Issues Report on Employer Social Media Policies – http://bit.ly/LwFReS (Heather Nolan)
  • OpenMetadata.org Site Launched to Support the Statistical Data Community – http://bit.ly/QhSH0E (Joao Rodrigues Frade)
  • Predicting Securities Fraud Settlements and Amounts – http://bit.ly/Ldnlpa (Gerard Britton)
  • Should You Skip Upgrade To Exchange 2010? http://bit.ly/QcWYCK (John Mello)
  • Symantec Reveals Businesses Worldwide are Struggling with Protecting and Managing Digital Info – http://bit.ly/QhQCC2 (Charles Skamser)
  • “You Have One New Lawsuit”: Can You Serve Legal Notice Through Social Media? http://bit.ly/Q6l41Q (Morrison Foerster)
  • The Convergence of Big Data and Social Media – http://bit.ly/LG54W5 (Sean Gelles)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • 17a-4 llc’s DataParser™ Supports Enhancements to Bloomberg® Feed – http://bit.ly/Ld3B5e (PR Web)
  • AccessData to License Software Connectors – http://bit.ly/LBFD8l (Evan Koblentz)
  • Allen J. McNee Named President of Applied Discovery(R) – http://mwne.ws/LFal0g (Marketwire)
  • Bob Lorum Joins iCONECT as Vice President of Marketing – http://bit.ly/LySgiy (PR Web)
  • Celerity Consulting Group Becomes Relativity Premium Hosting Partner – http://yhoo.it/LBeC2U (PR Web)
  • Complete Discovery Source Completes SSAE 16 SOC 1 Type II Audit – http://on.mktw.net/Qk6CDq (Press Release)
  • Deloitte Buys IE Discovery for Federal Client Base – http://bit.ly/LwYW2s (Evan Koblentz)
  • DocAuto’s E-Mail Management Suite Expands – http://on.mktw.net/LKM1bm (PR Newswire)
  • Dolbey and Alpha Systems Announce Strategic Alliance Partnership – http://on.mktw.net/LGkIkx (Business Wire)
  • eDiscovering Vendors on Twitter? 165+ Vendors And Their Twitter Addresses – http://bit.ly/LJR5ie (@ComplexD)
  • Epiq Systems Panel Event Delivers Lively Discussion on Views Toward Technology Assisted Review (TAR) – http://yhoo.it/KWsVzx (Press Release)
  • Epstein Becker Green Selects Venio Integrated eDiscovery Platform – http://bit.ly/LyBjEW (PR Web)
  • First Advantage Litigation Consulting Enhances Global RPM Document Review Technology – http://bit.ly/LG4Azm (PR Web)
  • First Choice Copying Solutions Adopts iCONECT XERA – http://bit.ly/LFdrRP (PR Web)
  • Flex Discovery Expands Litigation Consulting Team – http://bit.ly/Ls02Im (PR Log)
  • FTI Consulting Unveils Ringtail 8.2 With Attenex Document Mapper – http://bit.ly/LBVhR7 (Sean Doherty)
  • Guidance Software Announces Legal Hold and ECA Optimization Service – http://bit.ly/Ld4Px8 (Business Wire)
  • Guidance Software Signs Distributor Agreement in Japan with Network Value Components (NVC) – http://on.mktw.net/R1ZImT (Business Wire)
  • Huron, in $31.5M AdamsGrayson Deal, Eyes Expansion – http://bit.ly/LA9CNO (Evan Koblentz)
  • IRIS Legal Recognised for Excellence with Prestigious Industry Award Win | UK News – http://bit.ly/Ls0ciQ (@LegalIT)
  • KrollOntrack To Double Research and Development Team Over The Next Five Years – http://bit.ly/LyQEY0 (@LegalIT)
  • LDM Global Appoints Cheza Ross as New Business Development Manager in the United Kingdom – http://bit.ly/LFbhBR (Press Release)
  • Lighthouse eDiscovery Deploys Riverbed Whitewater to Improve Cloud-Based Data Protection – http://yhoo.it/LG4p76 (Marketwire)
  • Litéra Adds Four Executives, Bolsters Product Offerings” http://bit.ly/LkVT8Z (Monica Bay)
  • Nextpoint Announces Support for Forensic Disk Images Across eDiscovery and Trial Services – http://bit.ly/LyrZRt (PR Web)
  • OpenText Boosts Governance & Information Access for Microsoft® SharePoint® Deployments – http://bit.ly/LBHry3 (Press Release)
  • Planet Data Parlays Software and Services into eDiscovery’s New Legal Model – http://bit.ly/LKMIl4 (PRWeb)
  • Proven Boosts Global Investigations Practice With Acquisition Of Palmer Legal Technologies – http://bit.ly/Lyz9Fo (@LegalIT)
  • Rational Retention Integrates Catelas – http://bit.ly/LJNUa7 (PR Web)
  • ReadySuite now integrated with Autonomy Introspect | Legal Technology Insider – http://bit.ly/LBBotb (Charles Christian)
  • Remlox 4.1 Meets New Challenges to Remote Data Collection – http://bit.ly/LpyyBm (Michael Roach)
  • RenewData Expands Expertise with Addition of Josh Rasmussen – http://bit.ly/LepHUQ (@LegalIT)
  • RSD Upgrades Information Governance Portfolio – http://bit.ly/MFPJEn (KMWorld)
  • SearchBlox v7.0 – Lucene/Solr Search Solution – http://bit.ly/Lb8Bao (SearchBlox)
  • Sensei’s Principals Provide Guest Post on Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/LwGqkv (Sharon Nelson, John Simek)
  • Smarsh Report Reveals Challenges in Oversight of Electronic Communications – http://bit.ly/LwEoAM (Smarsh)
  • Symantec to Webcast Quarterly Earnings Call – http://bit.ly/Ls21fO (Press Release)
  • TERIS Promotes Richard Saldivar to President, TERIS Texas/Arizona – http://bit.ly/QenaNf (Press Release)
  • Top Reasons Organizations Move To An On-Demand eDiscovery Service – http://bit.ly/LLGlJL (Nick Patience, Adam Sand)
  • Update: Dell to Buy Quest for $2.4 Billion – http://bit.ly/M1slOL (Chris Kanaracus)
  • United States Department of Justice (DOJ) Licenses Nexidia for Audio Review – http://bit.ly/Qq5Vsh (Press Release)
  • Venio Chosen By Advanced Discovery For Integrated eDiscovery Platform for Speed, Accuracy and Ease of Use – http://bit.ly/Qq3XbE (PR Web)
  • Xerox Expands #eDiscovery Services Offerings with Acquisition of Lateral Data – http://bit.ly/N4wpij (Press Release)

 

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