Everlaw has Achieved FedRAMP In Process Status

Today, we at Everlaw are pleased to announce that our litigation and ediscovery platform has achieved In Process designation with the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) by partnering with the U.S. Department of Justice. Reflected on the FedRAMP Marketplace, In Process signals to the federal government that Everlaw is actively working to achieve

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Cloud Vendors Prepare for Government Partnerships

At Cyberscoop’s San Francisco CyberTalks event this past April, Essye Miller, Acting CIO and DCIO for Cybersecurity at the Department of Defense (DOD), raised important points on data security and risk, which government agencies must navigate in procurement. In a security fireside chat with Marianne Bailey, Deputy National Manager for National Security Systems, NSA, Ms.

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Why Encryption Matters in Ediscovery

This is one piece in our series covering our ediscovery chapter of a legal informatics textbook. In this series, we’re covering the ediscovery basics, including the history of the EDRM, core technical ediscovery concepts like cloud computing, the technologies powering ediscovery, as well as the future of ediscovery. You can also get the ebook in full

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Why Cloud Computing Matters in Ediscovery

This is the fourth in our multi-part series covering our ediscovery chapter of a legal informatics textbook. In this series, we’re covering the ediscovery basics, including the history of the EDRM, core technical ediscovery concepts, the technologies powering ediscovery, and the future of ediscovery. You can also get the ebook in full here. Today we’ll start

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Big Case, Big Problems in the State Attorney General’s Office

The Everlaw Solution for Investigation, Onboarding, and Security Background The state attorney general was considering giving up on ediscovery enterprise vendors. The large prosecutor’s office had tried several popular platforms, and each one created more problems than they solved. The team struggled with the simplest tasks—even onboarding attorneys and allocating documents for review. “We’d reached

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Overcoming the Technical Ediscovery Challenges in Multidistrict Litigation

There are many challenges in multidistrict litigation (“MDL”), and a number of these are technical in nature. Using the right technology can help you move from constant headaches and human error to a smooth process where legal experts can focus on the legal issues. The Basics of MDL Multidistrict litigation cases are lawsuits where a

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Cloud Discussions Take Flight at ILTACON 2017

Legal technologists can rattle off plenty of reasons to move to the cloud, but for many law firms the jump to cloud-based technology still seems daunting. Briggs and Morgan CIO Robert Dubois tried to demystify the process Monday at ILTACON in Las Vegas, with hard-won advice on evaluating cloud services. His first tip: focus less

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Cybersecurity Lessons to Make your Firm More Secure

Law firm security breaches are grabbing headlines, and the Wall Street Journal reports “there is no such thing as a non-security IT staffer.” Staying current about rapidly-emerging threats and best practices can be overwhelming for IT staff, let alone law firm partners. Gartner recently estimated over $81.6 billion is being spent on cybersecurity, an indication

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The Great Leveler: Coburn & Greenbaum on Ediscovery in the Cloud

Some firms bring an army to litigation, other a platoon. Smaller firms rely on strategy, experience and skill to win the day against larger opponents. But how can they compete against Big Law firms in ediscovery? The rapid growth of ESI seems to favor the side with numbers, but technology can be a great leveler,

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