Tagged with: Review Less
Should you be using TAR? Judge Peck recommends you do
This article was co-authored by Lawrence Bice and Jennifer Castaldo from Larimer Law and was originally published on the Daily Record. Dear John, I have a new case in federal court and I anticipate that both parties will need to sift through a high volume...
Use Special Masters and Analytics to Ease the eDiscovery Burden
This blog was co-authored by David Degnan, managing attorney at Degnan Law, PLLC. Electronic Discovery is the worst kept secret in Arizona civil litigation cases. While electronic evidence makes up 98% of all written communication, it is often overlooked as a source for key discovery. But this area of...
Find Important Documents in Opposing Counsel Productions with Analytics
The benefits of using predictive coding and Technology Assisted Review (Predictive Analytics) are well documented and understood. Most of the focus thus far has been on applying the technology for outbound document review as a part to reduce burden and costs. However, there are always at least two sides to...
5 Ways to Reduce Your eDiscovery Costs (and Data Set) + Infographic
This article, originally published in The Daily Record, was updated on October 30, 2015. There is no question that electronic discovery can be expensive, but is there a way to make it less so? By now most of us are familiar with the results of the Rand Corporation’s study which indicated th...
To DeNIST or Not to DeNIST...That is the Question!
This post defines the NIST list, explains how the DeNIST process reduces data volumes, and shows DeNIST test results from Windows 7 and Windows XP systems. “Can’t you just DeNIST the data and get rid of all the junk files…?” This is a question I am asked often. It usually comes af...
7 Steps to Manage the Size and Cost of Attorney Review
Reviewing everything in-house drives up costs and makes a firm less productive - follow these seven steps to properly manage the size and cost of review. Many of us in litigation and litigation support have spent years if not careers managing eDiscovery costs and risks. The volume of ESI has...
Near-Duplicate Detection Finds Documents No One Thought Could be Found
Expert consultants (inexpensively) apply analytics to find documents that would not have been found through traditional review and client saves $134,955. Legal teams often come across important documents from third-party sources or other matters requiring a content comparison in order to identify similar or duplicate documents within their client’s ESI. In...
5 Discovery Analytics Workflows for Small Cases
This post depicts five analytics workflows that will reduce, or possibly even eliminate, document review in the typical case under 100,000 records. While it is true predictive coding and technology assisted review are better suited for cases with more than 100,000 document records, there is a common misperception that only large and...
Innovative Analytics Workflow Found the Needle in a Pile of Needles
Case Study: Innovation, a deep understanding of analytics tools, and expert workflow implementation turns a review of 195,000 records into one of 400. What happens if you have a huge collection and suspect that only a tiny fraction of that collection is going to be responsive to the request for production? What...
20 Best Practices for Keyword Searching in eDiscovery
Over the years we have keyword searched thousands of hard drives, e-mail stores, thumb drives, CD’s and servers. Using keywords to identify potentially relevant documents remains as a common practice in the eDiscovery world even with Predictive Analytics on the scene. Take your keyword strategy to the next le...
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Posted November 16, 2017
5 Workflow Tips for Conducting a Foreign Language Review
Posted November 10, 2017
What You Need to Know About Managed Review and the eDiscovery Process
Posted November 02, 2017
7 Steps to Help You Defensibly Migrate eDiscovery Data
Posted October 27, 2017
CLE Webinar with Lewis Brisbois: How to Do Social Media Collection and Presentation Right
Posted October 26, 2017
Despite Clawback, Defendant’s Reckless Abandon of Rule 502 Bites Back
Posted October 20, 2017
How to Use the eDiscovery PST Export Tool in Office 365 E3
Posted October 12, 2017
Recent eDiscovery Cases for Mobile Phones and Social Media
Posted October 05, 2017
Raising Objections to the Format of ESI Productions: Do it Early and Do it Clearly
Posted September 27, 2017
5 Reasons eDiscovery Alternative Fee Models Make Sense for You
Posted September 22, 2017
Why it's Crucial to Have a Corporate Mobile Device Policy