Announcing a New Partnership with the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM)

We’re pleased to announce today a new partnership with the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM). Empowering the global leaders of ediscovery, the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) creates practical resources to improve ediscovery, privacy, security, and information governance. Since 2005, EDRM has delivered leadership, standards, best practices, tools, guides and test datasets to improve best

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Are You Ready for the CCPA?

What the Law is, Whom it Affects, and How it Might Impact Litigation and Ediscovery The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) took effect on January 1, 2020. However, some people still do not understand the implications of the law and to whom it applies. Considered by many to be a landmark piece of legislation that

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Everlaw Supports Data Privacy Day by Becoming a 2020 Champion

Every January 28, hundreds of organizations and individuals collaborate to generate awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust. Everlaw has announced its commitment to Data Privacy Day ‒ an international effort held annually to create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust – by signing

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Predictive Coding, English Law, and the Disclosure Pilot Scheme

  Linear review used to be the golden standard in edisclosure, particularly when the volume of an entire document collection tended to be smaller. It was industry practice to have human eyes review every document, and this practice carried over into electronic document review, often utilising large teams of document reviewers. Whilst culling was commonplace,

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Report from CLOC 2019

Last week, several of our team members headed out to Las Vegas to attend the annual CLOC Vegas Institute, always a highlight on our events calendar for the opportunity to network and connect with professionals out in the field. CLOC, or the Corporate Legal Operations Consortium, is a non-profit networking organization that connects “forward thinking,

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Everlaw at the Inaugural Women in eDiscovery Conference

Several Everlaw employees attended the inaugural Women in eDiscovery Conference in Austin, Texas from May 8-10. Women in eDiscovery (WiE) is a non-profit organization focused on providing women with legal technology education, networking and leadership opportunities. The organization has 28 local chapters around the nation whose members comprise professionals within the legal industry including law

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Exploring Dark Data: Lisa Hawke in TechCrunch

Dark data is difficult to search or access. It creates data risk because it is created by the organization and contains important information, but is hard to find, manage, and secure. The creation of this data is an important challenge for legal and compliance teams in both startups and corporations. Lisa Hawke, Everlaw’s Vice President

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Talking TAR (Technology Assisted Review): Erin Baksa in Legaltech News

In a recent article featured in Legaltech News—”The 2019 EDRM TAR Guidelines: Recognizing the Evolving Role of the Subject Matter Expert“—Erin Baksa of Everlaw discusses the new Technology Assisted Review (TAR) Guidelines from EDRM. Erin examines how the Guidelines maintain the role of the subject matter expert (SME) in ensuring reviewer accuracy and in training

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