Corporate Ediscovery by Zapproved Logo which is the branding for the resource center

Sign up for our news digest

Blog

Our blogs brings the latest industry news, best practices, events, and resources for the ediscovery community.

Defining the Scope of Preservation

Our goal for Elevate Ediscovery remains providing practical guidance and actionable tips for in-house ediscovery professionals on an array of ediscovery topics. In Part 3 of our series on data preservation best practices, we continue our discussion…

Recognizing a Trigger Event

Last week, we started a new series in In-House Insights to explore best practices for developing and implementing a sound preservation plan for your organization. Today, we dive into the key elements of an effective…

Why Create a Preservation Plan

Our goal for Elevate Ediscovery is to provide practical guidance and actionable tips for in-house ediscovery professionals on an array of ediscovery topics. Today we kick off another series for In-House Insights. Over the coming weeks…

Driving Down the Cost of Ediscovery

A Step-by-Step Approach  Don’t waste another minute or another dollar on inefficient ediscovery. Download this guide to access a series of real-world best practices for getting ediscovery costs under control. You’ll learn how to create a comprehensive litigation...

Going Beyond Litigation

The essence of ediscovery is twofold: managing data and extracting useful information that can then be used to tell a story. Learning how to accomplish these goals cost-effectively requires both a mindset and a skill set that have wide potential applications…

Culling & Review

Responding to your discovery obligations is all about effectively and efficiently culling your data to separate the wheat (non-duplicative and non-privileged documents that are responsive to a discovery request) from the chaff (everything else). Earlier culling…

Targeted Collections

Traditional approaches to ediscovery have relied on broad collection, such as copying the entire contents of a mailbox or hard drive, followed by an extensive culling process to identify and extract potentially relevant electronically stored information (ESI). This approach…

Robust Preservation Practices

Without rigorous preservation of discoverable data, there can be no ediscovery. What’s more, investing in your approach to data preservation can have a significant impact on not only potential spoliation sanctions, but also on many hidden costs of discovery…

Proportionality & Case Preparation

A key to driving down the cost of ediscovery is to recognize that most preservation and discovery obligations are subject to negotiation — if you start early enough. Changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure in late 2015 restored proportionality to its original importance…

Why Come to PREX (and why Chicago)?

Over the last few months of travels to visit customers and go to legal conferences, the most asked questions I get are: 1. Why come to PREX, and 2. Why Chicago? "Why Chicago" is easy -- after seven years, we thought it was time to take the show on the road. While...

Creating a Litigation Response Plan

Without a clear, strategic litigation readiness and response plan, you run more than the risk of scrambling in a panic to react to a threat. You risk losing evidence in that mad rush, resulting in monetary and evidentiary spoliation sanctions that can cripple…