Explore

Industry News

Because You Need to Know: Monthly News Round-Up for May 2019

Our monthly legal eDiscovery news round-up features commentary on new developments in eDiscovery and legal technology education and the importance of metadata in medical malpractice cases, as well as recent cases, industry publications, and new XDD educational content.

Read More

Because You Need to Know: Monthly News Round-Up for April 2019

Our monthly legal eDiscovery news round-up features commentary on eDiscovery investment trends, emerging blockchain discovery issues, and growing concerns over cybersecurity and data breach class action suits, as well as recent cases, industry publications, and new XDD educational content.

Read More

XDD Launches New Educational eDiscovery Podcast “First Chair”

As part of Xact Data Discovery’s mission to provide ongoing education to eDiscovery practitioners of all types, XDD is extending its long-running educational program beyond articles, practice guides, white papers, and webinars. This month, XDD is launching a new educational podcast called First Chair.

Read More

Because You Need to Know: Monthly News Round-Up for March 2019

Our monthly legal eDiscovery news round-up features a new disclosure pilot program in England, the potential addition of ephemeral messaging to Facebook, a new EU-Japan data transfer agreement, a study showing a decline in eDiscovery sanctions, and an updated DOJ policy on the use and retention of electronic messaging apps, as well as recent cases and new XDD educational content.

Read More

Because You Need to Know: Monthly News Round-Up for February 2019

Our monthly legal eDiscovery news round-up features new technology-assisted review guidance, the fifth annual federal judges survey results, the rise of emoji in litigation, and an effort to test legal AI solutions, as well as recent cases and industry publications and new XDD educational content.

Read More

Because You Need to Know: Monthly News Round-Up for January 2019

Our monthly legal eDiscovery news round-up features a new ABA report, source proliferation, biometric access, and GDPR impacts, as well as recent cases and new XDD content.

Read More

Because You Need to Know: Monthly News Round-Up for December 2018

Our monthly legal eDiscovery news round-up features the Privacy Shield’s second annual review and an update to an important Sedona commentary, as well as recent cases and new XDD content.

Read More

Interesting Cases and Useful Publications, 2018 Year-In-Review Part 4

In addition to all of the industry news items on which we have already touched, 2018 brought the usual collection of notable cases. In particular this year, there were interesting cases on spoliation, proportionality, keyword searches, and TAR. Below we review a sampling of the most interesting cases from those four topical areas.

Read More

Challenging Source Developments, 2018 Year-In-Review Part 3

As we noted in the first Part, our review of our monthly news round-ups from 2018 revealed that data privacy issues were one of the two most frequently occurring topics, and challenging source developments were the other. In this Part, we review those challenging source developments, including: mobile devices, social media, ephemeral messaging and more.

Read More

Data Privacy Developments, 2018 Year-In-Review Part 2

As we noted in the first Part, our review of our monthly news round-ups from 2018 revealed that data privacy issues were one of the two most frequently occurring topics. In this Part, we review those data privacy developments, including: the advent of the GDPR and its challenges, the second review of the EU-US Privacy Shield, and new state-level data privacy laws in the US.

Read More

Because You Need to Know What You Need to Know, 2018 Year-In-Review Part 1

This year has been a dramatic one in every sense of the word, including in eDiscovery. Throughout the year, XDD has been rounding up industry news, noteworthy cases, and more in our monthly “Because You Need to Know” posts, and to finish out the year, we have put together a special year-in-review article series and webinar program discussing the biggest developments and most interesting cases from across 2018.

Read More

Because You Need to Know: Monthly News Round-Up for November 2018

Our monthly legal eDiscovery news round-up features Alexa as an evidence source, data privacy concerns and impacts, and mobile device and wearable tech sources, as well as recent cases and new XDD content.

Read More

Whether you prefer email, text or carrier pigeons, we’re always available.

Discovery starts with listening.

(877) 545-XACT / or / Complete Contact Form