A monthly round-up of industry news stories, useful publications, and notable cases of which you should be aware from the preceding month
Welcome to “Because You Need to Know,” XDD’s monthly news round-up. In these posts, we gather together interesting articles, noteworthy cases, new publications, and XDD materials from the preceding month. This post gathers items of interest from December 2019.
Industry News Stories
Interesting topics in the news from December include an update on the Standard Contractual Clauses case, standardized legal activity language, and cybersecurity risks for the legal industry:
- Standard Contractual Clauses Case Update
- Standardized Legal Activity Language
- Cybersecurity Risks for the Legal Industry
New eDiscovery cases discussed in December include:
In December, XDD published a new educational webinar:
- Educational Webinar
- XDD “Because You Need to Know” – 2019 Year-In-Review – Throughout the year, XDD rounds up industry news stories, noteworthy cases, and more in monthly “Because You Need to Know” posts like this one, and to finish out 2019, we put on a special year-in-review program discussing the biggest developments and most interesting cases from across the year. In this free, one-hour educational webinar, XDD Director of Education Matthew Verga, JD, reviews highlights from 2019, including: data privacy developments, continued source proliferation, state rule changes, useful new publications from Sedona and others, and more than two-dozen new cases discussing a range of eDiscovery issues.
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