Icon For eDiscovery News, Views, and Events
eDiscovery News, Views, and Events

Weekly Top Story Digest – November 17, 2010

Weekly update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements for the week ending November 17, 2010.

Compiled by ComplexDiscovery from online public domain resources, provided for your review/use is this week’s update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.

eDiscovery News
Context for Considering Discovery

  1. A Muscular Ruling: Medical Records, ESI and Baseball (E-Discovery Bytes) – http://bit.ly/cw1ipV
  2. A State Court Judge’s View on  eDiscovery (Part Two) (E-Discovery Team) – http://tinyurl.com/25d37a5
  3. ABA on Collision Course With New Technology (Law.com) – http://tinyurl.com/2g6rmh3
  4. Are Law Firms Morphing Into Managers of Legal Providers? (Law.com) http://tinyurl.com/23cl977
  5. Blogged Magistrate: Lenz Waived Attorney-Client Privilege Through Chats, Blogging (E-Commerce and Tech Law Blog) – http://tinyurl.com/28qabum
  6. Can Court Remedies Police the Production of ESI? (Law.com)  http://tinyurl.com/22rxagk
  7. Critical Considerations and Advantages of Automating Collections in E-Discovery (eDiscovery 2.o) – http://tinyurl.com/2clfvqz
  8. Consultation Paper on Discovery in Australian Federal Courts (The e-Disclosure Information Project) – http://tinyurl.com/2wv2vl6
  9. Court Finds Google Earth Images to Be Admissible Evidence (E-Discovery Law Alert) – http://tinyurl.com/2eex99t
  10. Craig Ball: ‘Be Not Afraid’ (Law.com) – http://tinyurl.com/23v8l48
  11. Discussion On Emerging Technologies In ESI Preservation, Collection And Processing (E-Discovery Law Alert) – http://ow.ly/38UlW
  12. EC Examines Web Users’ ‘Right to be Forgotten’ (Internet Evolution) – http://tinyurl.com/23n3hsh
  13. E-Disclosure – Cooperation, Questionnaires and Cloud (Too Much Information) – http://tinyurl.com/284qfzk
  14. E-Discovery’s Oft-Overlooked Price Driver (eDiscovery Journal) – http://tinyurl.com/2fdz4ru
  15. Establishing Prejudice: Putting the Brakes on Spoliation Motions – http://tinyurl.com/2fglouy
  16. Expert Discovery – FRCP Rule 26(a)(2)(b) Amendment (eDiscovery Journal) – http://tinyurl.com/2bg3kav
  17. Facebook Profiles Now Being Subpoenaed In Court Cases (All Facebook) – http://j.mp/b0DpXW
  18. Kentucky Bar Proposes Regulation of Attorneys’ Social Media (Law.com) – http://tinyurl.com/2csw9nj
  19. Latest Litigator Hazard: Client Posting While Intoxicated (Law Forward) – http://tinyurl.com/28ct5t8
  20. Legal Ethics in Electronic Discovery (Kroll Ontrack OnPoint) – http://tinyurl.com/2fznc6h
  21. Legislative Proposal Would Lower Penalties for Teenagers who Engage in “Sexting” (Tex Parte Blog) – http://tinyurl.com/2ccshrb
  22. Practice Direction 31B – Disclosure of Electronic Documents (UK Ministry of Justice) – http://tinyurl.com/237pgny-
  23. Regulation Won’t Be Easy (New York Times)  – http://tinyurl.com/2cyl66t
  24. Reply All? Not for Legal Communications!(Sophisticated Litigation Support Blog) –  http://tinyurl.com/2d36jfj
  25. Rogue eMail Costs Investment Bank Millions (OUT-LAW.COM) – http://tinyurl.com/23pyft2
  26. Sanctions For E-Discovery Violations: By The Numbers (Duke Law Journal) – http://tinyurl.com/2aoavu2
  27. The Cost of Cache: Internet Trails and E-Discovery (Information Intersection) – http://tinyurl.com/2de5v84
  28. The Great Cyberheist (New York Times) – http://tinyurl.com/33jcdvs
  29. The Path of Legal Information (John Palfrey) – http://tinyurl.com/359gz8z
  30. Updated iPhone Forensics White Paper Released (Ride The Lightning) – http://bit.ly/9281n9

Compositions of  Reports, Reviews, and Surveys

  • A Judge’s Guide to Cost-Effective E-Discovery (eDiscovery Institute) – http://tinyurl.com/2agmojg
  • A Respite:  eDiscovery eDucation? Crossword Considerations (ComplexDiscovery) – http://tinyurl.com/27dvpyu
  • Australia: Discovery in Federal Courts (ALRC CP 2) – Consultation Paper (Australian Law Reform Commission) – http://tinyurl.com/2d8namv
  • Communications Data Retention in an Evolving Internet (Ian Brown) – http://tinyurl.com/24ucamp
  • Fortune 500 and Social Media: Longitudinal Study of Blogging and Twitter Usage by America’s Largest Companies (UMass Dartmouth) – http://tinyurl.com/2w8jvzv
  • New Global Data Wiping Survey by Kroll Ontrack Reveals One out of Two Businesses Do Not Erase Sensitive Data (Kroll Ontrack) – http://tinyurl.com/2a3dfg2
  • Right Sourcing Electronic Discovery: Balancing Options and Opportunities (Orange Legal Technologies) – http://scr.bi/bs2vKY
  • Social Networking to Dominate Mobile Communication by 2015 (Social Times) – http://j.mp/drIS64
  • The 2010 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society Survey (HIMSS) http://tinyurl.com/23z2vra

Content for Understanding Technology

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

eDiscovery Events


Gartner Data Center Conference
December 6-9, 2010
Las Vegas, NV
Click here for more information.

ALM – Virtual LegalTech
December 14, 2010
Click here for more information.


6th Electronic Documents and Records Management (ARMA)
January 24-25, 2011
Ottawa, ON, CA
Click here for more information.

LegalTech New York
January 31 – February 2, 2011
New York, New York
Click here for more information.

For Complete Events Calendar Visithttp://tinyurl.com/24cbckg

WP-Backgrounds Lite by InoPlugs Web Design and Juwelier Schönmann 1010 Wien
Read previous post:
What Might eDiscovery Cost?

Designed to help legal professionals in "rule of thumb" electronic discovery data reduction and pricing planning, the Electronic Discovery Pricing...