The Discovery Update E-Letter

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The Discovery Update
07Feb2021

Top Four Tips for Building Resiliency Into Your Law Firm in 2021

By Nicole Black We’ve finally left 2020 behind us and are looking forward to a new year – and hopefully…
07Feb2021

ESI Protocols: Planning for eDiscovery

By Kelly Twigger The following is Part I in a multi-part series on how to draft and leverage an ESI…
31Dec2020

Five Tips for Litigation in the Time of COVID

By Morgan Wiener, Holland and Hart Back in March, when we naively believed
31Dec2020

The Value of a Production Log

By Kelly Twigger It’s no secret that we love our checklists in eDiscovery. And lists are great, but are you…
02Dec2020

What Lawyers and Their Clients Should Do to Be Webcam Ready

By Scott Brennan, CEO, Lexicon COVID-19 has upended the day-to-day professional lives of most lawyers, including an abrupt shift to…
30Nov2020

How Lawyers are Communicating Online in 2020

By Nicole Black If you’re interested in learning about how lawyers are using technology, then the ABA’s annual Legal Technology…
02Nov2020

The Ethics of Secure Communication During the Pandemic and Beyond

By Nicole Black Like most lawyers, you’ve likely worked remotely on more than one occasion since March, when quarantines were…
05Oct2020

Jury Trials during COVID: A Will to Get it Done is Essential

By James Waldenberger I recently tried one of the first jury trials of the COVID-19 era. Having done so, I’m happy…
05Oct2020

Legal Collaboration Technology: Opportunities and Challenges

By Jennifer Betts It is no secret that the way lawyers practice law has, in many ways, dramatically changed during the…
09Sep2020

Employee Use of Personal Technology at Work — What’s Discoverable?

By Kelly Twigger With the advent of smartphones and personal tablets, people can do anything from check social media posts,…
09Sep2020

Business Resiliency Planning for Law Firms

By Nicole Black It’s hard to believe that the pandemic has been with us for nearly six months  – and…
12Aug2020

Dawn of Zoom Deposition: What Lessons Are We Learning

By Matt Keenan and Jon Strongman When history books are written about the COVID-19 era, they will certainly contain a…
12Aug2020

Federal Court Rejects Request for In-Person Deposition in Trade Secret Case

By Thomas Hubert and Jacob Pritt With the COVID-19 pandemic still ongoing throughout the United States, lawyers have had to…
06Jul2020

Top Secure Communication Tools for Lawyers During COVID-19

By Nicole Black Like most lawyers, you’ve probably been working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Between the quarantines and…
06Jul2020

Deposition Distancing: Practical Considerations for Taking Remote Depositions

By David Abernethy, Kaitlyn E. Stone, Joseph Tanner, and Adrienne Franco Busby The COVID-19 pandemic continues to keep many lawyers,…
30May2020

How to Conduct Videoconferences Ethically and Securely

By Nicole Black Like most lawyers, you’ve probably been working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and more likely than…
30May2020

No Excuses: Remote Depositions Required in the Age of COVID-19

By Tamara Fraizer and Steven Auvil Today’s litigators are advocates and strategists, excelling in the application of rules, the art of…
03May2020

Protect Your Meetings from Zoom Bombers

By Craig Ball Distanced by Coronavirus, lawyers and teachers are flocking to the teleconferencing platform Zoom to meet and share…
03May2020

Eight Tips for Court Appearances via Videoconference

By Nicole Black Over the past month, videoconferencing has become the new normal. After all, there hasn’t been much choice…
30Mar2020

Teleconferencing Tips

By Craig Ball “Is Bob on the call? Will someone PLEASE e-mail Bob? “Everyone, everyone, PLEASE mute your #$%^&…