eDiscovery Daily Blog

In addition to its software and professional services, CloudNine also provides extensive education to eDiscovery practitioners as highlighted by its publication of the eDiscovery Daily Blog. Authored and edited by industry expert Doug Austin, the eDiscovery Daily is the go-to resource for thousands of eDiscovery and eDisclosure professionals seeking to keep up with the latest news and case law in the world of digital discovery.
Thursday’s ILTACON 2017 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends
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As noted Monday, Tuesday and yesterday, the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2017 (otherwise known as ILTACON) is happening this week and eDiscovery Daily will be reporting this week about the latest eDiscovery trends being discussed at the show. Today is the last day to check out the show at the Mandalay Bay if you’re in the Las Vegas area with a number of sessions available and as many as 215(!) exhibitors providing information on their products and services. Here are some notable sessions for today.

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Wednesday’s ILTACON 2017 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends
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As noted Monday and yesterday, the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2017 (otherwise known as ILTACON) is happening this week and eDiscovery Daily will be reporting this week about the latest eDiscovery trends being discussed at the show. There’s still time to check out the show at the Mandalay Bay if you’re in the Las Vegas area with a number of sessions available and as many as 215(!) exhibitors providing information on their products and services. Here are some notable sessions for today.

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Tuesday’s ILTACON 2017 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends
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As noted yesterday, the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2017 (otherwise known as ILTACON) is happening this week and eDiscovery Daily will be reporting this week about the latest eDiscovery trends being discussed at the show. There’s still time to check out the show at the Mandalay Bay if you’re in the Las Vegas area with a number of sessions available and as many as 215(!) exhibitors providing information on their products and services. Here are some notable sessions for today.

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Time for ILTACON 2017: eDiscovery Trends
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The International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2017 (known as ILTACON) kicked off yesterday with several networking events, and begins in earnest today with the first day of sessions. eDiscovery Daily will be reporting this week about the latest eDiscovery trends being discussed at the show. Over the next four days, we will provide a description each day of some of the sessions related to eDiscovery to give you a sense of the topics being covered.

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Plaintiff Sanctioned for Spoliation of Evidence in His Case Against Taylor Swift: eDiscovery Case Law
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In Mueller v. Swift, Colorado District Judge William J. Martinez ruled that “Plaintiff’s loss or destruction of the complete recording of the June 3, 2013 conversation [between the plaintiff and his supervisors] constitutes sanctionable spoliation of evidence”, but rejected the defendants’ request to make a finding of bad faith and to give the jury an adverse inference instruction, opting instead for permitting the defendants to cross-examine the plaintiff in front of the jury regarding the record of his spoliation of evidence.

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Retired NIST Expert Says His Advice on Creating Passwords was Wrong: Cybersecurity Best Practices
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If you’re a person who takes password security seriously and followed advice to create passwords that use a combination of lower and upper case letters, numbers and special characters to foil hackers, good for you. Unfortunately, that advice was wrong, according to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the retired expert who authored that advice in the first place.

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Here’s a Chance to Learn Whether an On-Premise or Off-Premise Solution is Right For You: eDiscovery Best Practices
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Today, when consumers are considering their eDiscovery technology choices, there are more factors to consider than ever. In addition to considering the functionality of the software application, you now also have to consider whether to buy or “rent” the application, how the software is delivered to you and whether it’s required to be within your firewall or can be an off-premises solution. Here’s a webcast that can help you determine the pros and cons of on-premise and off-premise solutions to make those decisions.

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“Summer” More Confident in eDiscovery Business Than Others: eDiscovery Trends
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The results are in from the Complex Discovery Summer 2017 eDiscovery Business Confidence Survey, which concluded last week and the results are published on Rob Robinson’s terrific Complex Discovery site. How confident are individuals working in the eDiscovery ecosystem in the business of eDiscovery? Let’s see.

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ILTACON 2017 Preview Edition: eDiscovery Trends
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Believe it or not, it’s almost time for another ILTACON! ILTACON is the annual conference for the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA). This year, it is being held in Las Vegas (baby!) at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Resort. And, once again, eDiscovery Daily will be covering the show! If you’re in the Las Vegas area, you may want to check out a few of these sessions regarding eDiscovery and Information Governance.

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Test Your Searches Before the Meet and Confer: eDiscovery Replay
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One of the very first posts ever on this blog discussed the danger of using wildcards. This was one of the “pitfalls” and “potholes” in eDiscovery we discussed in a recent webcast. For those who haven’t seen the webcast yet and haven’t been following the blog from the beginning, here’s a recap.

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