Authenteq is an automatic identity verification and privacy platform which enables users to verify their identity and create their own sovereign digital IDs which are stored encrypted in a blockchain. The funding for the Reykjavik, Iceland-based company was led by Draper Associates and Capital300.
Trustpoint.One today announced the acquisition of Kelly Legal Managed Services (KLMS), formerly known as “Kelly Law Registry.” The acquisition of KLMS enhances Trustpoint’s growing footprint and ever-expanding suite of legal staffing and comprehensive legal solutions.
The newly-combined company offers law firms and corporate counsel one provider for software, services, consulting, and staffing across the entire data lifecycle. This includes dynamic technology and staffing solutions for information governance, eDiscovery, managed services, and managed document review.
In the Winter 2019 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey, 22.7% of respondents viewed budgetary constraints as potentially having the greatest impact on their business in the next six months. This percentage is the highest of all concerns represented in the survey. Increasing data volume was also viewed as a considerable issue, with 21.3% of survey respondents noting it as their greatest business concern.
Slack is pumping out data at an inconceivable rate. Trying to collect potentially relevant electronically stored information (ESI) from Slack is like trying to drink from a firehose. There’s too much data coming in and too much of it is entirely irrelevant.
“To meet developers’ needs, we looked at multiple different approaches to supporting MongoDB workloads and concluded that the best way to improve the customer experience was to build a new purpose-built document database from the ground up, while supporting the same MongoDB APIs that our customers currently use and like. This effort took more than two years of development, and we’re excited to make this available to our customers today.”
“We have found a remarkable leader that embodies our core values and client-centric focus to assume leadership of Epiq,” said John Davenport. “After a thorough search process, I’m looking forward to my new role as chairman and to working with David Dobson, who will continue to execute on our vision and strategy of being the premier global legal services partner to clients around the globe. I believe that he is the right person to lead Epiq into the future.”
This is the thirteenth quarterly eDiscovery business confidence survey conducted by ComplexDiscovery. More than 1,265 individual responses have been received from legal, business, and technology professionals across the eDiscovery ecosystem since the inception of the survey and 75 respondents shared their opinions as part of the winter 2019 survey.
Price transparency is going out of fashion among SaaS vendors as many say ‘Call for pricing’. Vijay Sundaram explains why that’s a bad thing. Put simply, customers need more information, not less, about business software in order to make informed decisions.
The acquisition of Halebury builds on a period of strong organic growth for Elevate, further expanding its international footprint and bringing its headcount to about 1,000 globally. In Q4 2018, Elevate acquired legal AI technology and consultancy LexPredict and Sumati Group, a leading provider of contract lifecycle management (CLM), augmenting its technology-enabled legal services to help law departments and law firms solve increasingly complex problems.