Increased offshoring via the creation of satellite entities and the proliferation of private equity deals has increasingly led to instances of local citizen shareholders and partners of the offshored entity being ousted and/or squeezed out of deals.
96.5% of eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey responders in the fall of 2018 feel that the business conditions are positive (good or normal). This confidence level is the highest reported for current conditions since the inception of the survey in the fall of 2016.
The name change from Counsel on Call to Legility reflects the New Law company’s commitment to finding innovative and agile ways to improve efficiencies and outcomes for corporate legal departments and law firms.
Even the best queries had lower recall with review of 6,000 documents than TAR 3.0 CAL achieved with review of only 3,000 documents, but a few of the queries did achieve higher recall than TAR 3.0 SAL when twice as much document review was performed with the search query compared to TAR 3.0 SAL.
In the Fall 2018 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey, 20.1% of respondents viewed increasing data types 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 18.8% of survey respondents noting it as their greatest business concern.
A selection of five articles shared regularly to inform and update legal and information technology professionals on the art and science of data discovery and legal discovery.
If there is any shortcoming of TAR technologies, the blame may fairly be placed at the feet (and in the minds) of humans.
An early, working list of eDiscovery-related industry events and conferences for 2019. The non-comprehensive planning list is based on research and tracking by ComplexDiscovery.
If an electronic document is too good to be true, it may not be. It is important that you question the origin of important evidence, that you ignore popular wisdom and look a gift horse in the mouth.
Please do take the time to complete this short (and anonymized) survey as the results help all legal, business, and technology professionals in the eDiscovery ecosystem better understand the current state of business confidence and how their business may be positioned regarding key operational metrics.