Stacking Up? One Marketing Tech Stack Approach from ComplexDiscovery

Understanding marketing tech stack tools and their capability related to awareness, credibility, demand, and support is important for blogs and businesses as they seek to transform marketing opportunity and potential into the achievement of marketing objectives. Whether marketing objectives are reads and subscribers or leads and dollars, an appropriate marketing tech stack can help increase business value.

IPRO Acquires ZyLAB

According to ZyLAB CEO, Dennis van der Veeke, “Founded in 1983, ZyLAB’s software has been battled-tested in some of the largest corporate fraud investigations and government inquiries and was deployed during the historic international war crime tribunals. ZyLAB has been working on large-scale Data Science in eDiscovery, especially with the contributions of Professor Johannes (Jan) Scholtes, who has been involved with the company since 1988. We chose IPRO, after considering all major players on the market, because of its commitment to innovation, security, and customer success.”

REvil With a Cause? The Kaseya Ransomware Attack

An affiliate of the notorious REvil gang, best known for extorting $11 million from the meat-processor JBS after a Memorial Day attack, infected thousands of victims in at least 17 countries on July 2, 2021, largely through firms that remotely manage IT infrastructure for multiple customers.

eDiscovery Mergers, Acquisitions, and Investments in Q2 2021

From Consilio and Xact Data Discovery to CloudNine and Crest Rock, the following findings, data points, and tracking charts highlight information that may be useful for understanding M&A+I activity patterns in the eDiscovery ecosystem from April 1, 2021, through June 30, 2021. During 2Q21 there were at least 18 M&A+I events, a pulse rate that is significantly greater than the investment pulse rate of four events during the same time frame in 2020.

Unfiltered eDiscovery? The 7th Annual E-Discovery Unfiltered Report (Ari Kaplan)

According to Barbara Dunn, a managing director at Aon Stroz Friedberg, “Over the years, the E-Discovery Unfiltered report has proven to be very informative for our practice, as we value both its measurable attributes, such as the data on rankings and pricing, as well as the intangibles, such as the qualities that matter most to prospective clients. The insights in the report help us calibrate our practice to the needs of our clients, demonstrate our competitive differentiators, and anticipate the future direction of our market, taking into account factors ranging from the pandemic to the progress of corporate migration to the cloud.”

Onna and Zapproved Announce Legal Hold Management Integration

According to Kelly Griswold, Chief Operating Officer at Onna, “eDiscovery is not a single problem to solve, but rather a multi-stage workflow that requires targeted technology to address. Together, Onna and Zapproved provide a leading experience across the entire EDRM, giving customers a comprehensive solution where the integration of technologies is already taken care of and not an additional responsibility that customers have to manage themselves.”

Risk and Reward? Considering Cyber Insurance and the Challenge of Cybersecurity

According to the recent report from the UK’s Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI), post-incident services have become one of the success stories of cyber insurance for both insurers and insureds. For insurers, they may reduce incident costs. For purchasers of cyber insurance – particularly SMEs – they provide access to services and expertise during crises.

Achieving Adequacy? European Commission Adopts UK Adequacy Decisions for Data Protection

The European Commission has carefully analyzed the law and practice of the United Kingdom (UK). Based on the findings the Commission concludes that the UK ensures an adequate level of protection for personal data transferred within the scope of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 from the European Union to the UK. Additionally, the Commission concludes that the UK ensures an adequate level of protection for personal data transferred from competent authorities in the Union, falling within the scope of Directive (EU) 2016/680, to competent authorities in the UK falling within the scope of Part 3 of the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018).

Filing for Dollars? CS Disco Files for IPO with SEC

With the aim of creating a solution that feels “magical” to lawyers, legal software provider CS Disco thinks the broad applicability of their solution across a spectrum of industries has created a significant market opportunity for them, a market they estimate to be $42 billion globally. On Friday, June 25, 2021, CS Disco took a significant step toward capitalizing on that market opportunity by filing for an IPO with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Cobra Legal Solutions Acquires Digital Discovery

According to Candice Corby, Chief Executive Officer for Cobra Legal Solutions,...

TransPerfect and Semantix Merge

According to TransPerfect President and CEO Phil Shawe, “We have competed...

Braintrace Acquired by Sophos

According to Bret Laughlin, CEO and co-founder of Braintrace, “NDR is...

DISCO Announces IPO Pricing

A registration statement relating to the initial public offering by DISCO...

A New Era in eDiscovery? Framing Market Growth Through the Lens of Six Eras

There are many excellent resources for considering chronological and historiographical approaches...

An eDiscovery Market Size Mashup: 2020-2025 Worldwide Software and Services Overview

While the Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) for worldwide eDiscovery software...

Resetting the Baseline? eDiscovery Market Size Adjustments for 2020

An unanticipated pandemeconomic-driven retraction in eDiscovery spending during 2020 has resulted...

Home or Away? New eDiscovery Collection Market Sizing and Pricing Considerations

One of the key home (onsite) or away (remote) decisions that...

Five Great Reads on Cyber, Data, and Legal Discovery for July 2021

From considerations for cyber insurance and malware to eDiscovery business confidence...

Five Great Reads on eDiscovery for June 2021

From remediating cyberattacks to eDiscovery pricing, the June 2021 edition of...

Five Great Reads on eDiscovery for May 2021

From cyber discovery and data breaches to business of law and...

Five Great Reads on eDiscovery for April 2021

From X-Road® and risk management to business confidence and cybersecurity, the...

Glowing Expectations? Eighteen Observations on eDiscovery Business Confidence in the Summer of 2021

In the summer of 2021, 63.3% of survey respondents felt that...

Issues Impacting eDiscovery Business Performance: A Summer 2021 Overview

In the summer of 2021, 24.4% of respondents viewed increasing types...

Looking Up? eDiscovery Operational Metrics in the Summer of 2021

In the summer of 2021, 80 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey participants...

Extreme Heat? Summer 2021 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey Results

Since January 2016, 2,522 individual responses to twenty-three quarterly eDiscovery Business...