Document review gets a bad rap sometimes. But many attorneys are finding compelling reasons to perform this work, either temporarily or long-term. XDD’s Liz Letak shares 10 benefits to keep in mind if you are considering attorney review work.
The governance of information addresses all aspects of its life cycle, and no stage is more important than this final phase. Data volumes continue to rise at an increased velocity, with 90 percent of all information having been created in the last two years. Keeping, archiving, cataloging and leveraging legacy data has been a solid and acceptable practice for nearly ever. While the storage of data becomes less expensive, the real issue is whether or not it is safe to hold on to unwanted and unneeded information. If the properly authorized destruction of data significantly reduces the risk associated with keeping data, shouldn’t it then be destroyed? Read on to learn more.
Mobile devices have changed from a frivolous luxury item to an essential life tool in short order for the majority of people today. XDD Director of Forensic Services, Scott Polus, shares some considerations and helpful tips when preparing/collecting data from mobile devices.
The simple purpose of managed review is one of efficiency, cost savings and having a dedicated e-discovery project manager lead a team of attorneys through a document review project. Know the basic ingredients that will make a managed review project successful.
Modern litigation has gotten technologically complex, and in many cases, it makes more sense to let the “experts” handle the e-discovery side of things. Of course, this is only true if the vendor understands what you want and can produce those results.
With e-discovery tools becoming increasingly affordable, smaller firms have access to the same technologies employed by large law firms ‒ or sometimes even better ones. Small and midsize firms are better positioned to compete for large clients than ever before.
The dangers of corporate self-collection of data during litigation are well-documented. While the pracitce is fraught with potential problems, is self-collection necessarily a bad thing? Is it worth it? Should internal resources ever be used? Because each matter is different, it’s helpful to consider a variety of issues before formulating a plan.
Just as it was in the days of paper when teams were forced into TIFF review, we are now at a crossroads regarding the creation of TIFF productions as opposed to native productions. Productions in TIFF format have become the standard, but TIFF processing and production is expensive. So will TIFF remain the standard?
March 11, 2014 – XDD has announced the opening of its second dedicated review center, located in Detroit, Michigan. The expansion supports XDD’s domestic document review and managed review businesses, which have seen explosive growth in the first quarter of 2014.