July 31, 2014

ADUC 2013: Day Three Round-Up and Final Thoughts

Day One    |   Day Two   |  Day Three   So, I’m beginning this post on the runway.  I will likely finish it back home tonight after my daughter goes to sleep. As I look out the window and see the Luxor, Paris, New York, New York… Read more

The EDRM Buyer’s Guide – Part III

This week we are posting an excerpt from our recently published EDRM Buyer’s Guide; a phase-by phase walkthrough and checklist created by a former Litigation Project Manager using guidelines developed during implementation of a top oil and gas… Read more

Is Per Gig Pricing Dead? Let’s Hope So….

Ben Kerschberg, from Consero Group LLC, recently authored an article for Forbes.com on one of my favorite topics…the per gig pricing model.  AccessData’s sentiments on this antiquated per pound archetype is well known.  Mr. Kerschberg covers… Read more

E-Discovery Musical Chairs; HP’s Acquisition of Autonomy and What it Means for the Market

On August 18th, HP announced its acquisition of Autonomy. While this was huge news in the IT industry both because of the size of the acquisition and because of the strategy change it was part of at HP, the acquisition was even bigger news in the… Read more

Twitter + Libel = “Twibel”

What is it about social media that makes grown men and women rant, gossip, and whine like little kids at a slumber party? Is it the anytime access, the desire to shock and awe, the ease of use, or our own narcissism taking control? My mom always… Read more

Christmas in July: It’s a Wonderful Life with In-house E-discovery Options

by Guest Blogger Donald P. Butler, Deputy General Counsel Seneca Resources Corporation This article is based on a presentation I made at an AccessData User’s Conference in May, 2011 with Elizabeth Knower, the Founder and President of… Read more

The EDRM Buyer’s Guide – Part I

This week we are posting an excerpt from our recently published EDRM Buyer’s Guide; a phase-by phase walk-through and checklist created by a former Litigation Project Manager using guidelines developed during implementation of a top oil and gas… Read more

When Courts Disagree

On the tail of clear divergence among courts on the issue of the required showing for the imposition of spoliation sanctions (compare Orbit One Communications, Inc. v. Numerex Corp., 2010 WL 4615547 and Pension Committee of the University of… Read more

My Take on Symantec’s Acquisition of Clearwell

It’s been a few weeks since Symantec sent a huge shot across the bow of every e-discovery company with the acquisition of Clearwell. To be honest, I suspect their cannons were really aimed at the other big data management companies like Autonomy,… Read more

The Culture of Sanctions

A recent trip to London offered new perspective on e-discovery practices and culture here at home. To give just three examples, American courts place greater emphasis on ethics and sanctions than our English counterparts, as well as a slightly… Read more