Supercharged Document Review for Everybody

Creating precise searches to narrow down a massive trove of documents into a corpus of evidence is a process essential to litigation. And we’re passionate about enabling people to investigate complex issues thoroughly and quickly, whether they’re first-time users of our product or power users. So we dedicated our last two releases on core search

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Challenging Search Terms and Scope of Discovery with Data Visualization

Data Visualization in Everlaw Everlaw’s Data Visualizer provides an overview of the documents in your database by summarizing their characteristics visually. With Data Visualizer, you can explore documents at a glance without the need to review individual documents or predetermine a search. This is particularly useful in the context of early case assessment. Data Visualizer

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A Failure to Produce ESI Can’t Easily Be Blamed on the Requesting Party

In any case, responding to discovery requests can be highly time-consuming. And simply searching for specific keywords as a way of response can be the least efficient way of going about it. Responding to discovery requests requires not only an understanding of the request for production, but also a familiarity with the terms of art

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Organization Leads, Now Do More!

Over the years, and the dozens of releases we’ve had here at Everlaw, a consistent theme we’ve tackled is taking many of the more powerful features we’ve built and placing them directly in the hands of our users. For instance, over one year ago we gave case admins the ability to upload your own data

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Why Machine Learning Matters in Ediscovery

Today we’ll continue our weekly series on our ediscovery chapter of a legal informatics book. In this series, we’re covering the ediscovery basics, core technical ediscovery concepts, the technologies powering ediscovery, and the future of ediscovery. We’re pleased today to dive into one of the more popular technologies used in modern ediscovery: machine learning, also often

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Cloud Ediscovery Solutions for Solo and Small Firm Lawyers

At Everlaw, we believe that secure, fast, and collaborative document review software is essential to the practice of law. Whether you’re a litigator at a large law firm involved in multi-district cases across several firms, corporate counsel involved in internal investigations, or a solo litigator representing dozens of smaller cases, having the right technology in

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Strategic Document Review: From Issue Coding to Privilege Logs

Strategy is key to finding relevant and responsive discovery to requests for production. In the case of FlowRider Surf, Ltd. v. Pac. Surf Designs, Inc., the Defendant brought a motion to compel production of documents for all search term “hits” without any relevancy review.1 The Defendant claimed that because their requests for production were “narrowly-tailored

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A holiday gift for you

The holidays are made for relaxing. Friends, family, a warm fire, a good book. Except, it doesn’t always work out that way, does it? When the stakes are high, and you’re up against a court-imposed deadline, the work presses on. We had a client a few months back with a large, time-sensitive project. They had

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The new ediscovery: from finding documents to building cases

In February 2014, amid public outcry and widespread reports of problems with its ignition systems, General Motors began the largest series of automotive recalls in history. By the end of the year, nearly 29 million vehicles were involved, and litigation followed close behind. The result was General Motors Ignition Switch MDL—a massive class-action lawsuit that

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Speed Up Document Review with Custom Highlights

Minimizing document review cost is a priority for most firms and clients. Reducing cost comes down to reducing hours, or even minutes, of review time. In Everlaw’s litigation platform, every feature is designed to allow you to get things done faster. One way to do this is with Everlaw’s highlighting tools. They allow you to

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