The Discovery Update November 2018

/
12Nov2018

The Discovery Update November 2018

  • Sheila Atkinson-Baker
  • 1 Tags
  • Comments

From the President

Hello,

In our November edition we present some articles about “soft copy” discovery data, its preservation and methods of review. There are also some cybersecurity tips written by an attorney for attorneys.

Our 2019 wall calendars are now available. If you would like us to mail you one which contains all California and federal holidays or one which contains federal holidays only, please click here.

Enjoy!

Best,
Sheila Atkinson-Baker

Mobile to the Mainstream

By Craig Ball

Once you’ve preserved the contents of a mobile device, how do you extract responsive content in forms that are searchable and amenable to review?

Most information items on mobile devices aren’t “documents” that can be printed to a static format for review. Instead, much mobile content is fielded data that must retain a measure of structural integrity for intelligibility.

This article looks at simple, low-cost approaches to getting relevant and responsive mobile data into a standard e-discovery review workflow and offers a Mobile Evidence Scorecard designed to start a dialogue leading to a consensus about what forms of mobile content should be routinely collected and reviewed in e-discovery, without the need for digital forensic examination.

Read Full Article

Check Out Some Secure Communication and Collaboration Tools for Lawyers

By Nicole Black

Regular communication with clients is one key to effective legal representation. Clients have to be regularly apprised of the status of their cases, and lawyers have an ethical obligation to do so.

Of course, as is the case with most aspects of practicing law, technology has necessarily impacted the means and methods of client communication. Confidential conversations have shifted over the years from letters and phone calls to emails and texts.

Read Full Article

side1

MOBILE TO THE MAINSTREAM

CYBERSECURITY FOR LAWYERS

HOW PROPORTIONALITY CAN REIGN

DATA PRESERVATION IS MORE THAN JUST A LEGAL HOLD

SECURE COMMUNICATION AND COLLABORATION TOOLS

GET A “CLUE” RE YOUR EDISCOVERY PROCESS

WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED

Email Threading: One of the Most Overlooked Gems

Evaluating eDiscovery Review Platforms

side2

How Proportionality Can Reign
Read it »

Data Preservation is More Than Just a Legal Hold
Read it »

side3

Cybersecurity for Lawyers
Read it »

Get a “Clue” Regarding Your eDiscovery Process
Read it »

side4

HEAD SCRATCHER

I am a word which begins and ends with an “e,” but I have only one letter.

What am I?

Email us the right answer and you could be randomly drawn as the winner of a $25 gift card!

Last month’s answer