Preservation and the Evolving IT Landscape

Follow the data. That’s what the e-discovery experts say. But which data? And how much of it? Where can one go to follow the data, and where does one meet a roadblock? Which data, even though it may be relevant, is not worth following? And how does one keep up with...

Balancing Adversarial Strategy and E-Discovery Cooperation

E-discovery has re-introduced in a powerful way an old and often dismissed concept in litigation: cooperation among adversarial parties. Lawyers, and litigators in particular, are bred to fight, to rebuff and to confront their opponents. To be managed effectively, the...

Finding our Data in the Year 2020

Steve Watson, e-discovery architect at Intel Corporation, presented the keynote address at the PREX 2015 Conference on Preservation Excellence. Steve is a technologist and prolific author who is focused in the areas of eDiscovery, forensics, risks and compliance. His...

Building the Preservation-Ready Organization

More than a decade into the e-discovery era, litigation readiness continues to be a challenge for most major employers. The good news is, progress has been made, and will continue to be made, as the need to pay attention to e-discovery in practice as well as in theory...

The New Law Department Professionals and Big E-Discovery

Corporate legal takes accountability for operations and outcomes Corporate law departments today can no longer afford to operate, and view themselves, as consumers of revenue, set apart from the rest of the enterprise by the special knowledge and skills they possess...

The Essential Preservation Plan

Preservation in the e-discovery era either works, or fails, on two levels: preservation of relevant data, and preservation of corporate assets. Defining best (or at least better) practices, and citing costly and all too common preservation lapses, was the subject of...

Preservation and Enterprise Information Strategies

E-discovery has come miles since the days of “What do they want? Really? Where the heck is it?” Corporations now have e-discovery teams and tools in place to give structure and weight to the preservation/collection process. Yet specific strategies vary from company to...

The State of Preservation Today

Three trends are shaping the e-discovery world today: big data, the Cloud, and mobile. These trends have created an environment where e-discovery is once again in a state of accelerated change, one moving so fast and in so many directions that the traditional means of...

Ari Kaplan Interviews Chris Bright about the Upcoming PREX15

Ari Kaplan, author of Reinventing Professional Services: Building Your Business in the Digital Marketplace and Amazon.com bestseller The Opportunity Maker: Strategies for Inspiring Your Legal Career Through Creative Networking and Business Development, spoke with...