eDiscovery Update: Cloud computing and lame excuses for not preserving ESI

The facts in this case clearly show that counsel were either purposely stonewalling or completely oblivious regarding the preservation and production of materials from Regardless of the reason, there are some takeaways and lessons learned.

eDiscovery Update: Gathering Tweets from a Different Place in Time

Whether they know it or not, people are crowdsourcing evidence that can be used in lawsuits or criminal cases.

eDiscovery Update: ESI: Beyond the usual suspect, rules still apply

The ESI in the spotlight were images captured and stored on a video surveillance system, and specifically, images that may have recorded the incident.

eDiscovery Update: What We Can ‘Lerner’ About ESI from the IRS

The IRS should have taken immediate action to collect the data on Lois Lerner’s laptop. Instead, her hard drive crashes and the agency shreds it.

Applying Predictive Data Analytics in Discovery | Part 1

Part 1: Series explores the application of data analytics to eDiscovery. This part dives into predictive data analytics; what it is and how it works.

eDiscovery Update: Cybersecurity, Changes to Federal Rules of Evidence

Hon. Judge Peck participated on panel on the proposed changes to the Federal Rules of Evidence; this is what he had to say…

Six Do’s and Don’ts of Database Discovery | eDiscovery Update

In almost every litigation matter on which I consult with clients, at some point we discuss the discovery of databases. The conversation begins with a brief discussion on tables, SQL, queries, reporting and the differences of structured versus unstructured data. The conversation usually ends with the question, “do we really have to do this?”