Few fields generate divisive trends internationally as much as the cybersphere. With the emergence of information society and its establishment reaching full maturity, advantages come together with risks. Cyber Diplomat Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar, Estonia’s Ambassador at Large for Cyber Security, shares her informed thoughts on protecting democracy and the digital way of life in this short but salient interview.
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.
Estonia has created one platform that supports electronic authentication and digital signatures to enable paperless communications across both the private and public sectors.
The acquisition positions Rajah & Tann Singapore among the first in Asia to launch a full-service e-discovery practice at a time when technology is rapidly disrupting large swathes of industries and the way goods and services are delivered to customers.
Switching to blockchain could eliminate inefficient processes and unnecessary costs, but the digital transformation comes with risks.
Blockchain is a foundational technology that has the potential to create new foundations for our economic and social systems. Blockchain is not a “disruptive” technology, which can attack a traditional business model with a lower-cost solution and overtake incumbent firms quickly.
E-Discovery Day was started in 2015 as a way for the e-discovery industry to come together to celebrate the vital and growing role that e-discovery plays in the legal process. It is an industry-wide, vendor-neutral celebration that includes in-person educational and networking events, online webinars, CLE opportunities, white papers, social media conversation, and more.
Unstructured experimentation of blockchain solutions without strategic evaluation of the value at stake or the feasibility of capturing it means that many companies will not see a return on their investments.
Epiq, a global leader in the legal services industry, today [July 9, 2018] announced that it acquired a majority interest in Controle, LLC, a leader in information governance services and solutions.
While security (network security, IoT security, application-security) is a critical piece in privacy, privacy regulations like GDPR have additional elements like policy enforcement, monitoring, control and reporting, to flag and control a rogue IT administrator as an example, or someone internally casually looking at a customer’s private data. So a business can be secure, but still be non-GDPR compliant. And an insecure firm, is most definitely non-GDPR compliant.