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Weekly Top Story Digest – July 4, 2012

Compiled by @ComplexD from online public domain resources, provided for your review/use is this week’s update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.

Compiled by @ComplexD from online public domain resources, provided for your review/use is this week’s update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.

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eDiscovery News
Content and Considerations

  • A Solution to the High Cost of eDiscovery: Technology-Assisted Review – http://bit.ly/LJVrFU (Michael Pontrelli)
  • ABA to Tackle Technology Issues in Model Rules at August Meeting – http://bit.ly/LDpFdC (John Barkett)
  • Are You Sure You Want Those Documents? Then You Might Have to Pay for Reviewing Them – http://bit.ly/QcVubv (Bennett Borden, Monica McCarroll, Neil Magnuson)
  • Authenticating Internet Web Pages: a New Approach – http://bit.ly/QmpotU (John Patzakis, Brent Botta)
  • Be Careful What You Ask For: Two New Cases Seek to Limit Burdensome E-Discovery Requests – http://bit.ly/QhRG8T (Steven Hunter)
  • Believing “Missing” Emails Exist Does Not Make Adverse Inference Sanctions Real – http://bit.ly/LrVDoJ (Josh Gilliland)
  • Circuit Splits Blog Cited in Cert. Petition Seeking Review of 3rd Circuit’s eDiscovery Decision – http://bit.ly/Qsibsl (Nicholas Wagoner)
  • Consider Retaining a Special Master – http://bit.ly/LkSash (Matthew Prewitt)
  • Day One of a Predictive Coding Narrative: Searching for Relevance in the Ashes of Enron – http://bit.ly/LKKaDq (Ralph Losey)
  • DC Bar Opinion: Non–Lawyer Ownership of Discovery Service Vendors – http://bit.ly/LJKrsm (DC Bar)
  • Debunking the Seven Biggest Myths of Predictive Coding (PDF) http://bit.ly/Lh7o1j (David Kessler)
  • E-Discovery: Price vs. Cost – A Case for Fixed-Fee, Unit-Based Pricing – http://bit.ly/L9FILJ (Marc Zamsky)
  • eDiscovery Case Law: Judges Get Annoyed When Lawyers Don’t Play Nice – http://bit.ly/LDquTY (Jason Krause)
  • eDiscovery Drama: Stranger Than Fiction – http://bit.ly/QuvHvw (Matt Miller)
  • How Early Case Assessment Can Drive Effective Arbitrations – http://bit.ly/LytKhp (Julie Anne Halter, Bill Zoellner)
  • How To Manage The Costs Of Big Data In eDiscovery – http://bit.ly/Quv4lL (Kelli Clark)
  • In Coito v. Superior Court, CA Supreme Court Addresses Work Privilege Product for Witness Statements – http://bit.ly/Ld4evC (Scott Leviant)
  • Is Social Media Discoverable? Stick to the Basics (Part II—Possession, Custody or Control) http://bit.ly/Qut3pK (Jennifer Walrath)
  • Key Components to Include in Records Management & Records Retention Schedules – http://bit.ly/Lsd20L (Amber Scorah)
  • Lawyers Embrace Big Data – Forbes – http://onforb.es/LBFaCW (Richard Flynn)
  • Latest Update: Technology Assisted Review Backgrounder (News Links) http://bit.ly/IiTGtb (@OrangeLT)
  • Making Your Screen Shot Count: Defensibly Collecting Web Pages and Social Media Posts – http://bit.ly/LEsdGN (Paul Easton, Tom Klaff)
  • Mobile Devices– The Next eDiscovery Wave? http://bit.ly/Lg2zWb (Greg Buckles)
  • Predicting the Future of Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/M325C3 (Hayes Hunt, Jillian Thornton)
  • Scanning May No Longer Be Cool, But it’s Still Necessary – http://bit.ly/LkZlR0 (Doug Austin)
  • The Best Place to Perform Technology Assisted Review (TAR) http://bit.ly/Qi5sIQ (Charles Skamser)
  • The Increasing Importance of Cross-Border eDiscovery and Data Protection Awareness – http://bit.ly/QsgOdl (Philip Favro)
  • What Is A ‘Custodian Interview’ And Why Should I Do One? | Canadian Lawyer Magazine – http://bit.ly/KWtyZT (Dara Nevin)
  • When Litigation Hits, The First 7 to 10 Days is Critical – http://bit.ly/LigIC2 (Doug Austin)
  • Who Can Get Your Tweets, and Can You Object? http://bit.ly/M34DAi (Mark Berman)
  • Will SCOTUS Weigh In on the Taxation of eDiscovery Costs? | Discovery Advocate – http://bit.ly/Qi4TPa (Carey Busen)

Reports and Resources

  • A Field Guide for Mobile Lawyers (PDF) http://bit.ly/LLWncT (Attorney At Work)
  • Early Survey Results Show Strong Interest In eDiscovery Education And Training – http://bit.ly/QsrzMz (Barry Murphy)
  • Federal Judicial Center Updates eDiscovery Pocket Guide – http://bit.ly/LBFx0e (Monica Bay)
  • eDiscovery Governance & Litigation Response Plans (PDF) http://bit.ly/LkUK1l (Greenberg Traurig)
  • Enterprise Social Software: A Bigger Deal Than A Big Number On A Check – IDC Insights – http://bit.ly/QtbiqE (Vanessa Thompson)
  • Industrial Control Systems Cyber Emergency Response Team – Incident Response Summary Report (PDF) – http://1.usa.gov/M33rwx (ICS-CERT)
  • July Edition of Notable Cases and Events in eDiscovery (PDF) http://bit.ly/QqnLLP (Sidley Austin)
  • Older Adults and Internet Use | Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project – http://bit.ly/LyvBTA (Kathryn Zickuhr, Mary Madden)
  • Technology Trends 2012: Elevate IT for Digital Business – A Federal Perspective (PDF) – http://bit.ly/LkZ28Q (Deloitte)
  • The Future of Smart Systems | Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project – http://bit.ly/LrV2U7 (Janna Anderson, Lee Rainie)
  • The Rear View Mirror on Google+: 5 Top Stories From Last Week’s Unfiltered Orange Newsletter – http://bit.ly/NdXqOM (@OrangeLT)
  • UK Open Data White Paper: Unleashing the Potential – (PDF) http://bit.ly/LkTUBG (HM Government)

Sight and Sound

  • Case in Point for Monday, July 2nd, “eDiscovery Miranda Rights” – http://bit.ly/Ls1kDe (Tom Fishburne)
  • Cautionary Tales Of eDiscovery Gone Awry Define News Corp Scandal, says Symantec’s Allison Walton – http://bit.ly/Qt1YTK (ACEDS)
  • eDiscovery Independence Or Fireworks? http://bit.ly/LFm9j9 (@OrangeLT)

Technology and Tactics

  • A Fun Way To Discipline Your Email Management – http://bit.ly/QuxvF4 (John Mello)
  • Big Data And Health Care Get Engaged – http://onforb.es/LzZZwM (Ben Kerschberg)
  • Big Data’s Impact On Storage – http://bit.ly/LGDJBi (Ayushman Baruah)
  • Can Computers Predict Trial Outcomes From Big Data? http://bit.ly/LiDjmP (Tam Hebert)
  • CNIL Offers Guidance on Aligning Cloud Services with Data Protection Requirements – http://bit.ly/R1YUyi (Myria Saarinen)
  • Floodgates Open as Social Media Arrives in Finance World – http://bit.ly/Llh0rV (Amy Henzmann)
  • German Data Protection Authorities Issue Resolution and Guidance Paper on Smart Metering – http://bit.ly/N4nQkc (Hunton Williams)
  • Health Care Jobs in Balance with Court Ruling – http://bit.ly/LF1QCk (Beecher Tuttle)
  • Heart Surgeon’s Spycams Lead To $2 Million Verdict – http://bit.ly/LrXlXt (Thomas Scheffey)
  • Hong Kong’s Privacy Commissioner Publishes Guidance Note on Personal Data Erasure and Anonymisation http://bit.ly/Ld2odZ (Gabriela Kennedy)
  • Information Governance and Social Media Analytics: The New Frontier – http://bit.ly/LFdVYm (Allison Courtney)
  • Is There a Breach in the Dam Holding Back Damage Actions for Alleged Privacy Breaches? http://bit.ly/Qt5gXf (Christopher Wolf)
  • L.A. Cops Embrace Crime-Predicting Algorithm – http://bit.ly/Lsf1lv (David Talbot)
  • ‘Lawyerbots’ Offer Attorneys Faster, Cheaper Assistants – http://huff.to/MFRLUS (Brittany Fitzgerald)
  • LTO Asks Bob Ambrogi How a Lawyer Can Become a Legal Technology Expert | Legal Technology Observer – http://bit.ly/QquHIV (@LegalIT)
  • Machine Learning for Analytics – http://bit.ly/LFqnFE (Kim Davis)
  • Moving Mailboxes Using EMS – http://bit.ly/KWtfye (Casper Manes)
  • New European Guidelines to Address Cloud Computing http://nyti.ms/LrVxNS (Kevin O’Brien)
  • NLRB Issues Report on Employer Social Media Policies – http://bit.ly/LwFReS (Heather Nolan)
  • OpenMetadata.org Site Launched to Support the Statistical Data Community – http://bit.ly/QhSH0E (Joao Rodrigues Frade)
  • Predicting Securities Fraud Settlements and Amounts – http://bit.ly/Ldnlpa (Gerard Britton)
  • Should You Skip Upgrade To Exchange 2010? http://bit.ly/QcWYCK (John Mello)
  • Symantec Reveals Businesses Worldwide are Struggling with Protecting and Managing Digital Info – http://bit.ly/QhQCC2 (Charles Skamser)
  • “You Have One New Lawsuit”: Can You Serve Legal Notice Through Social Media? http://bit.ly/Q6l41Q (Morrison Foerster)
  • The Convergence of Big Data and Social Media – http://bit.ly/LG54W5 (Sean Gelles)

Vendor Views
Industry Landscape

  • 17a-4 llc’s DataParser™ Supports Enhancements to Bloomberg® Feed – http://bit.ly/Ld3B5e (PR Web)
  • AccessData to License Software Connectors – http://bit.ly/LBFD8l (Evan Koblentz)
  • Allen J. McNee Named President of Applied Discovery(R) – http://mwne.ws/LFal0g (Marketwire)
  • Bob Lorum Joins iCONECT as Vice President of Marketing – http://bit.ly/LySgiy (PR Web)
  • Celerity Consulting Group Becomes Relativity Premium Hosting Partner – http://yhoo.it/LBeC2U (PR Web)
  • Complete Discovery Source Completes SSAE 16 SOC 1 Type II Audit – http://on.mktw.net/Qk6CDq (Press Release)
  • Deloitte Buys IE Discovery for Federal Client Base – http://bit.ly/LwYW2s (Evan Koblentz)
  • DocAuto’s E-Mail Management Suite Expands – http://on.mktw.net/LKM1bm (PR Newswire)
  • Dolbey and Alpha Systems Announce Strategic Alliance Partnership – http://on.mktw.net/LGkIkx (Business Wire)
  • eDiscovering Vendors on Twitter? 165+ Vendors And Their Twitter Addresses – http://bit.ly/LJR5ie (@ComplexD)
  • Epiq Systems Panel Event Delivers Lively Discussion on Views Toward Technology Assisted Review (TAR) – http://yhoo.it/KWsVzx (Press Release)
  • Epstein Becker Green Selects Venio Integrated eDiscovery Platform – http://bit.ly/LyBjEW (PR Web)
  • First Advantage Litigation Consulting Enhances Global RPM Document Review Technology – http://bit.ly/LG4Azm (PR Web)
  • First Choice Copying Solutions Adopts iCONECT XERA – http://bit.ly/LFdrRP (PR Web)
  • Flex Discovery Expands Litigation Consulting Team – http://bit.ly/Ls02Im (PR Log)
  • FTI Consulting Unveils Ringtail 8.2 With Attenex Document Mapper – http://bit.ly/LBVhR7 (Sean Doherty)
  • Guidance Software Announces Legal Hold and ECA Optimization Service – http://bit.ly/Ld4Px8 (Business Wire)
  • Guidance Software Signs Distributor Agreement in Japan with Network Value Components (NVC) – http://on.mktw.net/R1ZImT (Business Wire)
  • Huron, in $31.5M AdamsGrayson Deal, Eyes Expansion – http://bit.ly/LA9CNO (Evan Koblentz)
  • IRIS Legal Recognised for Excellence with Prestigious Industry Award Win | UK News – http://bit.ly/Ls0ciQ (@LegalIT)
  • KrollOntrack To Double Research and Development Team Over The Next Five Years – http://bit.ly/LyQEY0 (@LegalIT)
  • LDM Global Appoints Cheza Ross as New Business Development Manager in the United Kingdom – http://bit.ly/LFbhBR (Press Release)
  • Lighthouse eDiscovery Deploys Riverbed Whitewater to Improve Cloud-Based Data Protection – http://yhoo.it/LG4p76 (Marketwire)
  • Litéra Adds Four Executives, Bolsters Product Offerings” http://bit.ly/LkVT8Z (Monica Bay)
  • Nextpoint Announces Support for Forensic Disk Images Across eDiscovery and Trial Services – http://bit.ly/LyrZRt (PR Web)
  • OpenText Boosts Governance & Information Access for Microsoft® SharePoint® Deployments – http://bit.ly/LBHry3 (Press Release)
  • Planet Data Parlays Software and Services into eDiscovery’s New Legal Model – http://bit.ly/LKMIl4 (PRWeb)
  • Proven Boosts Global Investigations Practice With Acquisition Of Palmer Legal Technologies – http://bit.ly/Lyz9Fo (@LegalIT)
  • Rational Retention Integrates Catelas – http://bit.ly/LJNUa7 (PR Web)
  • ReadySuite now integrated with Autonomy Introspect | Legal Technology Insider – http://bit.ly/LBBotb (Charles Christian)
  • Remlox 4.1 Meets New Challenges to Remote Data Collection – http://bit.ly/LpyyBm (Michael Roach)
  • RenewData Expands Expertise with Addition of Josh Rasmussen – http://bit.ly/LepHUQ (@LegalIT)
  • RSD Upgrades Information Governance Portfolio – http://bit.ly/MFPJEn (KMWorld)
  • SearchBlox v7.0 – Lucene/Solr Search Solution – http://bit.ly/Lb8Bao (SearchBlox)
  • Sensei’s Principals Provide Guest Post on Predictive Coding – http://bit.ly/LwGqkv (Sharon Nelson, John Simek)
  • Smarsh Report Reveals Challenges in Oversight of Electronic Communications – http://bit.ly/LwEoAM (Smarsh)
  • Symantec to Webcast Quarterly Earnings Call – http://bit.ly/Ls21fO (Press Release)
  • TERIS Promotes Richard Saldivar to President, TERIS Texas/Arizona – http://bit.ly/QenaNf (Press Release)
  • Top Reasons Organizations Move To An On-Demand eDiscovery Service – http://bit.ly/LLGlJL (Nick Patience, Adam Sand)
  • Update: Dell to Buy Quest for $2.4 Billion – http://bit.ly/M1slOL (Chris Kanaracus)
  • United States Department of Justice (DOJ) Licenses Nexidia for Audio Review – http://bit.ly/Qq5Vsh (Press Release)
  • Venio Chosen By Advanced Discovery For Integrated eDiscovery Platform for Speed, Accuracy and Ease of Use – http://bit.ly/Qq3XbE (PR Web)
  • Xerox Expands eDiscovery Services Offerings with Acquisition of Lateral Data – http://bit.ly/N4wpij (Press Release)

2012 eDiscovery Events


Carmel Valley eDiscovery Retreat
July 22 – 24, 2012
Carmel, CA
Click here for more information.


ILTA Annual Conference 2012
August 26 – 30, 2012
Washington, DC
Click here for more information.


Intermountain eDiscovery Conference 2012
September 13, 2012
Salt Lake City, UT
Click here for more information.

ACC Annual Meeting
September 30 – October 3, 2012
Orlando, FL
Click here for more information.


EDI Leadership Summit 2012
October 17 – 19, 2012
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Click here for more information.


LawTech Europe Congress
November 12, 2012
Prague, Czech Republic
Click here for more information.

For Complete Events Calendar Visithttp://tinyurl.com/24cbckg

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