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Editor’s Note: From time to time ComplexDiscovery highlights publicly available educational content for readers of its blog. While ComplexDiscovery highlights this content, it does not assume any responsibility for content assertions or educational requirement tracking (e.g. continuing legal education tracking). To submit recommendations for inclusion in ComplexDiscovery’s educational content, click here. A Legal Education Presentation prepared and presented by HaystackID. Register Now via the BrightTALK Network About HaystackID  HaystackID is a specialized eDiscovery services firm that…
Editor’s Note: While written through the lens of a digital government architecture, the vision, concepts, and proposals in this paper may also be useful for data discovery and legal discovery professionals as they consider plans, projects, and programs relating to the design, development, and deployment of software and services that meet the whole range of eDiscovery user needs. A Vision Paper by Kristo Vaher, Government Chief Technology Officer for the Republic of Estonia Next-Generation Digital…
Given the recent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) challenges and restrictions, the following working list of eDiscovery-related events and conferences along with known scheduling status for listed events might be of benefit for data discovery and legal discovery professionals and organizations planning on sponsoring, supporting, or attending listed events. This listing is not all-inclusive and given the rapidly changing status of events, may not contain the latest status information. However, it may provide a solid starting…
Press Announcement Everlaw Raises $62M to Help Legal Professionals, Journalists, and Nonprofits Achieve Justice with Next Generation eDiscovery CapitalG and Menlo Ventures co-lead Series C investment with participation from Andreessen Horowitz to advance ediscovery technology, fuel international expansion. Everlaw, the cloud-based ediscovery and litigation platform, today [March 10, 2020] announced it has closed a $62 million Series C funding round led by new investor CapitalG and existing investor Menlo Ventures, with participation from existing investors Andreessen…
Editor’s Note: Unforeseen and unpredictable events like the outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) are accelerating business transitions to remote work. These events are also putting new pressures on organizations to continue favorable revenue generation trajectories in times where social distancing (1) and congregate setting (2) restrictions are changing the way business can be done safely. One area that is being strongly impacted by the accelerated shift to remote-centric business is the functional area of…
Editor’s Note: The recent ransomware attack on legal services and eDiscovery provider Epiq has accelerated cybersecurity awareness in the data discovery and legal discovery professional community. The acknowledged ransomware attack appears to have been initiated with a TrickBot infection that enabled the deployment of Ryuk ransomware. The following extracts share information and insight that may be useful to law firms, corporations, and service providers in the eDiscovery ecosystem seeking to learn more about ransomware, the…
Press Announcement from Epiq Epiq Issues Statement on Unauthorized System Activity Epiq, a global leader in the legal services industry, today [March 2, 2020] issued the following statement: On February 29, we detected unauthorized activity on our systems, which has been confirmed as a ransomware attack. As part of our comprehensive response plan, we immediately took our systems offline globally to contain the threat and began working with a third-party forensic firm to conduct an independent…
Editor’s Note: As workers worldwide are impacted by the challenges created by the increasing prevalence and documented virulence of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), companies are intensively investigating and actively employing strategies to reduce workplace risk. One strategy being considered is the decentralization and deployment of workforces, with the case for remote work being cogently presented and actively pursued as a viable and valuable approach to business continuity. The following extracts provide information and considerations…
Editor’s Note: Brave is an open-source, privacy-centered browser designed to block trackers and malware. It leverages blockchain technology to anonymously track user attention securely and rewards publishers accordingly. It has caused many to change the way they think about online privacy and advertising. And with the new integration with one of the world’s most recognized archival tools, the Wayback Machine, it may change the way data discovery and legal discovery professionals search archived web pages.…
Press Announcement From TCDI TCDI® Secures Private Equity Investment from Trivest Partners, LP Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI), a pioneer in legal technology, announced today [February 25, 2020] their partnership with Trivest Partners, LP (“Trivest”). Trivest, a private investment firm that focuses on partnering with founder based businesses in the United States and Canada, has made a growth investment in TCDI. For over 30 years, TCDI has been a pioneer in legal technology, specializing in large-scale…