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Weekly Top Story Digest – April 7, 2010

Provided for your review/use is this week’s snapshot update of key industry news and views highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.

Weekly Top Story Digest for April 7, 2010

Provided for your review/use is this week’s snapshot update of key industry news and views highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.

eDiscovery News
Context for Applying Discovery

  1. 3rd Annual e-Discovery Survey of Illinois Lawyers – http://bit.ly/dCT9Ef
  2. A Closer Look at “Forensic Collection” – https://complexdiscovery.com
  3. Breaking News: Qualcomm “No Sanctions” Order Issued – http://tinyurl.com/yffl6zb
  4. Chinese Hackers Steal Dalai Lama’s Emails – http://tinyurl.com/ya5wu9w
  5. Concept Searching Saves Clients Thousands – http://bit.ly/aSYQNW
  6. Controlling Legal Costs – Law Firms Promote E- Discovery Reform – Provide Data – http://tinyurl.com/y9kpbab
  7. Court Declines to Impose Sanctions Against Qualcomm Attorneys Absent Evidence of Bad Faith – https://complexdiscovery.com
  8. Court Orders Forensic Exam of Plaintiff’s Computers Absent Denial “Responsive Emails May have Existed” – http://tinyurl.com/y8w247y
  9. Court tells Artist to Come Clean – http://tinyurl.com/yczlv8s
  10. Discovery Failure Sinks Lockheed’s $37 Million Win – http://tinyurl.com/yb8go5m
  11. Documents Prove Toyota Hid ‘Sticky Pedal’ Problem from Regulators – http://bit.ly/ddXXQd
  12. E-Discovery Metrics – One of the Four Pillars of e-Discovery – https://complexdiscovery.com
  13. Electronic Disclosure: Paying Lawyers to Look at Porn – https://complexdiscovery.com
  14. Fight Runaway E-Discovery Costs: How You Can Help – http://tinyurl.com/ybg5sag
  15. From Georgetown Law: Emerging Trends in Legal Services (Video Interviews) – http://bit.ly/byhVlV
  16. Germany Focuses on Data Protection and Privacy – http://tinyurl.com/ycth77u
  17. Intel Case Tests Liability for Stolen Code – http://tinyurl.com/yzzf2na
  18. Law Firm Evolution or Revolution? https://complexdiscovery.com
  19. LinkedIn Evidence In A Lawsuit — It Was Only A Matter of Time – https://complexdiscovery.com
  20. New Case on Employee Privacy Expectations for E-Mails – http://tinyurl.com/yc6cxyn
  21. New York State Unified Court System Report Makes Recommendations for Improved E-Discovery – https://complexdiscovery.com
  22. Predictability in EDD Rules Remain Elusive – http://tinyurl.com/ybxh5mv
  23. Professor Richard Nagareda (Vanderbilt) Essay: Pre-Trial as Trial in Complex Litigation – http://tinyurl.com/ybs738t
  24. Quick, Easy, Cheap – http://tinyurl.com/yl6et3d
  25. The Top Remaining eDiscovery Events of 2010 – http://bit.ly/aeUEON
  26. Third Party and Requestor Ordered to Share Costs of Production from Database created from Backup Tapes – http://tinyurl.com/ycd3rdz
  27. Twitter Termination: What Reality Television Can Teach Us – http://tinyurl.com/ya6wmhv
  28. Virtual Offices May Violate Ethics Rules, New Jersey Opinion Says – http://ow.ly/16ZyV9
  29. When is an Employee Expert an Expert Who Must Prepare a Report? http://bit.ly/a03G1s
  30. When Mercy Seasons Justice by Craig Ball/EDD Update – http://tinyurl.com/yewn8ub

Content for Understanding Technology

  • 7 Reasons for Email Archiving – http://tinyurl.com/ygw3dd9
  • A New Legal Review Performance Module – https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Cloud Computing Analyst & Advisor Gives an Overview of the Security Risks of Multi Tenancy – https://complexdiscovery.com
  • “Digital Due Process” Coalition Lobbies for Greater Online Privacy Protection – http://bit.ly/d9dLIR
  • ECA = Early Carbon Assessment – Green Calculator for eDiscovery  – https://complexdiscovery.com
  • EFF Fighting For Whistleblower’s Privacy Rights, Following Sham Lawsuit – http://bit.ly/dfynoi
  • FBI and Microsoft Fast Question – http://tinyurl.com/ybfr4ch
  • Fewer Than One in Ten Companies Evaluate Vendors or Train Employees on Cloud Security – http://tinyurl.com/y8psbht
  • iPad’s File System Suggests New Apple Devices on the Way – http://bit.ly/92wNkw
  • Leave No Trace: How to Completely Erase Your Hard Drives, SSDs and Thumb Drives – https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Mastering NAS Management: A Network-Attached Storage Case Study – http://tinyurl.com/yl9qy3q
  • NIST Workshop Takes First Steps Toward Standards for Preserving Digital Data – http://tinyurl.com/ygwkkbj
  • Nobody’s Perfect at the ABA TECHSHOW – http://tinyurl.com
  • Playing Russian Roulette with Corporate Data – http://tinyurl.com/yjw59xl
  • “SaaS Versus Client-Server Model: Why is SaaS a More Successful Platform?  http://bit.ly/d3BM2g
  • ‘SHADOWS IN THE CLOUD: Investigating Cyber Espionage 2.0’ – http://www.scribd.com/doc/29435784
  • The European Union Releases a Research Paper on the Future Opportunities of European Cloud Computing –
  • The Risk of Information Management Neglect –
  • “The Seductive Power of Surveillance” – https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Updated EDRM File Formats Data Set Now Available – http://bit.ly/coMbIB
  • Why TREC Matters to Electronic Data Discovery – http://tinyurl.com/y93kzvl

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • 50 of the Top eDiscovery Providers – http://bit.ly/cJvYJn
  • Applied Discovery Review Performance Module Changes E-Discovery Review Management Landscape – http://tinyurl.com/yklb3or
  • CaseCentral Expands to New Company Headquarters – https://complexdiscovery.com
  • CommVault Announces Simpana 8 Software Now Offers Streamlined Data Management for Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 https://complexdiscovery.com
  • DLP’s Data Classification and Ownership Features do not Mask the Value of Inactive Data, They Uncover It – http://tinyurl.com/yb2pxwg
  • Enterprise Vault Gets Vivisimo Search Engine –
  • FTI Consulting Buying Hong Kong Firm – https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Hot Neuron Releases Clustify 2.2 – http://bit.ly/92XOzj
  • It’s Acquisition Time: Bighand Buys UK Rival nFlow – http://tinyurl.com/yg23dz2
  • kCura Offers New Relativity Analytics Training – http://bit.ly/dfylIN
  • MessageSolution Exhibits Cloud-Based Integrated Archiving Solution for Email, File Systems and SharePoint – http://tinyurl.com/y8he4cv
  • Microsoft Announces Office Communications Server 14R – https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Microsoft Utilizes Integreon LPO Services to Gain Efficiencies While Reducing Costs – http://tinyurl.com/yzu87cb
  • Reveal launches Data Trail – http://bit.ly/astyUJ
  • ZyLAB eDiscovery System Integrates Text Analytics – Streamlines ECA, Litigation Readiness and Preparedness – http://tinyurl.com/y95ycfc

Case Summaries
Electronic Discovery Case Law via DiscoverApplied (@discoverapplied)

  • In re Subpoenas, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21947 (W.D. Va. Mar. 10, 2010) https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Hamilton v. First America Title Insurance Co., 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21157 (N.D. Tex. Mar. 8, 2010) https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Chang v. United States, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 13353 (D.D.C. Feb. 16, 2010)  https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Naylor v. Rotech Healthcare, Inc., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 120142 (D. Vt. Dec. 23, 2009)  https://complexdiscovery.com
  • Gillett v. Michigan Farm Bureau, 2009 Mich. App. LEXIS 2666 (Mich. Ct. App. Dec. 22, 2009)
  • Applied Discovery Case Summary Library – https://complexdiscovery.com

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