Legal Holds

  • Most Topular Stories

  • Data Preservation, Legal Holds, and Civil Litigation - Legal Talk Network

    "legal holds" - Google News
    24 Nov 2014 | 11:05 am
    Data Preservation, Legal Holds, and Civil LitigationLegal Talk NetworkWhen an organization or business suddenly finds itself in the middle of a civil litigation case, it is often overwhelmed with discovery requests. Most companies don't have the tools or processes in place to deal with collection and data preservation
  • Mutual Motions to Compel

    eLessons Learned
    dsodroski
    28 Nov 2014 | 6:00 am
    “Although not unlimited, relevance, for purposes of discovery, is an extremely broad concept.” See Condit v. Dunne, 225 F.R.D. 100, 105 (S.D.N.Y. 2004). The discovery process is essentially a fact-finding mission. In theory, opposing parties are supposed to work together to make the litigation process more efficient. When both sides refuse to comply, additional motions [...]
  • EDRM webinar, “Building the Business Case for the eMSAT-1,” sponsored by Zapproved

    EDRM
    George Socha
    10 Nov 2014 | 1:05 pm
    Remember to join us on Thursday, November 13, 2014, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm Central when we present the free EDRM webinar, “eMSAT-1: Building the Business Case for the eMSAT-1,” sponsored by Zapproved. The eMSAT is a self-assessment tool recently released by the EDRM Metrics group. Organizations can use the eMSAT-1 to understand and evaluate their processes related to eDiscovery. This webinar will take participants through the value proposition of a self-assessment, how to build a business case to obtain internal buy-in to allocate the necessary resources and how to encourage the…
  • Fifth Circuit finds SOX violation in disclosure of whistleblower's identity - Lexology (registration)

    "document preservation" - Google News
    25 Nov 2014 | 8:50 am
    Fifth Circuit finds SOX violation in disclosure of whistleblower's identityLexology (registration)The general counsel sent a document preservation notice to several employees, including Menendez's boss. The notice instructed the recipients to preserve documents relevant to the SEC's investigation “because the SEC has opened an inquiry into the ...and more »
  • add this feed to my.Alltop

    "legal holds" - Google News

  • Data Preservation, Legal Holds, and Civil Litigation - Legal Talk Network

    24 Nov 2014 | 11:05 am
    Data Preservation, Legal Holds, and Civil LitigationLegal Talk NetworkWhen an organization or business suddenly finds itself in the middle of a civil litigation case, it is often overwhelmed with discovery requests. Most companies don't have the tools or processes in place to deal with collection and data preservation
  • Solving your e-discovery challenges - IT-Online

    24 Nov 2014 | 1:04 am
    Solving your e-discovery challengesIT-OnlineIt is really important for legal teams to search their own collection, legal holds and reviews when the clock is ticking against performing Early Case Assessments or weighing the cost of discovery vs. settlement. Organisations need to streamline the
  • Proposed FRCP Changes: Effect on eDiscovery, RIM & IG (CLE) - JD Supra (press release)

    19 Nov 2014 | 9:55 pm
    Proposed FRCP Changes: Effect on eDiscovery, RIM & IG (CLE)JD Supra (press release)In this program, Rimon Partner and renowned Information Governance, Records and Legal Holds expert, John Isaza, will walk the audience through the most significant proposed changes to the FRCP. During this discussion, Mr. Isaza will address proposed ...
  • LDiscovery and RenewData Merger Creates Industry Leading Full Service ... - PR Web (press release)

    17 Nov 2014 | 3:37 am
    LDiscovery and RenewData Merger Creates Industry Leading Full Service PR Web (press release)... technology solutions and technical consulting services covering the entire information lifecycle from compliance monitoring to retention and legal holds to managing portfolios of litigation and investigations of any size and complexity”, said and more »
  • 5 critical things to consider when implementing an e-discovery strategy - InsideCounsel

    12 Nov 2014 | 6:17 am
    InsideCounsel5 critical things to consider when implementing an e-discovery strategyInsideCounselDiscovery and the legal hold process were once simply an inevitable component of the litigation process, but the advent of digitally stored information and the proliferation of communications on multiple networked platforms have made the hold process
 
  • add this feed to my.Alltop

    eLessons Learned

  • Mutual Motions to Compel

    dsodroski
    28 Nov 2014 | 6:00 am
    “Although not unlimited, relevance, for purposes of discovery, is an extremely broad concept.” See Condit v. Dunne, 225 F.R.D. 100, 105 (S.D.N.Y. 2004). The discovery process is essentially a fact-finding mission. In theory, opposing parties are supposed to work together to make the litigation process more efficient. When both sides refuse to comply, additional motions [...]
  • Can a Court Sanction a Pro Se Party for Deleting Evidence? The Third Circuit Will, So Do Not Delete Your Data!

    dsodroski
    26 Nov 2014 | 6:00 am
    Whenever sanctions are involved, you can expect to see questionable behavior from one or more parties.  In this particular case, a pro se litigant tried to be cute and the court called him out for it.  The Appellant here used to own a company which provided consulting services to the Appellee.  Since the company became [...]
  • Discretion Will Not Be In Your Favor If You Give the U.S. Department of Commerce Unverifiable Financial Records

    dsodroski
    21 Nov 2014 | 6:00 am
    On October 7, 1992, the United States Department of Commerce created an antidumping on extruded rubber thread in Malaysia.  The intent of antidumping orders is to discourage the “dumping” of foreign goods into the U.S. for substantially lower prices.  The Department of Commerce sought financial records from international companies involved in the importing and exporting [...]
  • Who Should Pay the Cost of Producing eDiscovery?

    dsodroski
    19 Nov 2014 | 10:10 am
    This case involves a contractual dispute worth $41 million between Juster and North Hudson Sewerage Authority (NHSA). Juster issued a request for production of documents that included 49 requests for documents and a list of 67 proposed search terms. Some of these terms included words such as “fee,” “debt,” “tax,” and “SEC.” NHSA argues that [...]
  • Facebook Fails: Can I Delete my Facebook while a Lawsuit is Pending?

    dsodroski
    12 Nov 2014 | 6:00 am
    The defendant in personal injury litigation commonly requests discovery concerning a plaintiff’s Facebook account.  The reason such requests are made is that pictures on Facebook may reveal the “injured” plaintiff dancing on top of a bar table, skiing, traveling, etc.  These damaging photos may prove that the plaintiff’s injury is not as severe as he [...]
  • add this feed to my.Alltop

    EDRM

  • EDRM webinar, “Building the Business Case for the eMSAT-1,” sponsored by Zapproved

    George Socha
    10 Nov 2014 | 1:05 pm
    Remember to join us on Thursday, November 13, 2014, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm Central when we present the free EDRM webinar, “eMSAT-1: Building the Business Case for the eMSAT-1,” sponsored by Zapproved. The eMSAT is a self-assessment tool recently released by the EDRM Metrics group. Organizations can use the eMSAT-1 to understand and evaluate their processes related to eDiscovery. This webinar will take participants through the value proposition of a self-assessment, how to build a business case to obtain internal buy-in to allocate the necessary resources and how to encourage the…
  • EDRM Update – October 2014

    George Socha
    4 Nov 2014 | 1:22 pm
    Issue 14 – October 2014 Welcome to the October 2014 issue of EDRM Update! Thank you to all EDRM members who joined us last week for the annual Fall Workshop. As always we enjoyed two days of excellent networking and productivity as our working groups progressed on their current projects. EDRM continues to welcome an influx of new members representing corporations, government and academic institutions since introducing a new fee structure this fall. Opportunities are available to participate with a number of EDRM projects that will benefit from a consumer perspective so don’t wait to…
  • EDRM Announces Fall Events Schedule

    George Socha
    15 Oct 2014 | 3:07 pm
    Upcoming events include annual Fall Workshop and several webinars SAINT PAUL, Minn. – October 16, 2014 – EDRM, the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, is preparing for a busy schedule of events this season. In addition to its annual Fall Workshop being held October 30-31, EDRM is hosting several upcoming webinars. The EDRM Fall Workshop, also known as the October meeting, is scheduled for October 30 and 31, with an opening dinner on October 29. At the Fall Workshop, EDRM members meet in person to pursue two key goals: Members meet as a committee of the whole to…
  • EDRM Update – September 2014

    George Socha
    30 Sep 2014 | 10:12 am
    Issue 13 – September 2014 Welcome to the September 2014 issue of EDRM Update! Earlier this month EDRM announced a new fee structure for corporations, government entities, and academic institutions. We hope this will encourage greater participation among consumer organizations, which are both valued contributors and the primary beneficiaries of EDRM’s work product. As a result of the change we’ve already seen a significant increase in membership and look forward to the trend continuing. See below for the list of our newest members. Also this month, the EDRM Metric team released…
  • EDRM Publishes eDiscovery Maturity Self-Assessment Test

    George Socha
    23 Sep 2014 | 7:03 pm
    Tool is designed to help organizations measure and improve their e-discovery processes SAINT PAUL, Minn. – September 24, 2014 – EDRM, the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, announced today the release of the EDRM eDiscovery Maturity Self-Assessment Test (eMSAT-1), the first self-assessment resource to help organizations measure their e-discovery maturity. eMSAT-1 is a downloadable Excel spreadsheet containing 25 worksheets organized into seven sections covering various aspects of the e-discovery process. Complete the worksheets and the assessment results are…
 
Log in