Ephemeral Messaging – Understanding Key Preservation Issues in Civil Litigation

Consider the following scenario. You are presiding over a business litigation dispute where a representative for one of the parties regularly communicates by text message with counsel. Counsel has repeatedly advised the client representative (“client”) to stop sending messages and stick to email for written communications. The client—a younger lawyer and counsel’s primary in-house contact—is apologetic, but persists on texting … Read More

What Kind of Review is Right for You?

Executing a managed review may seem like a straightforward task, but there are often overlooked details that leave cost and time savings on the table. ID knows the questions to ask to identify these details and build your custom workflow. ID offers flexible and personalized options so that your review fits your requirements. Remote, DistributID Reivew, on-premise, staffing and recruiting … Read More

In a galaxy far, far away, active learning saved the day.

By: Wayland Radin and Andrew Erland May the force be with you Inquiring minds on the ID team wanted to determine, once and for all, where certain Star Wars icons fell on the light vs. dark spectrum of the force. Naturally, ID looked to Relativity Analytics (specifically Active Learning) to answer this burning question.Our team imported Wikipedia articles for the … Read More

Technology Assisted Review

TAR 1.0 vs TAR 2.0

By: Wayland Radin, Director of Operations, Analytics | Innovative Discovery Leverage Machine Learning to Handle Expanding Volume Exponentially expanding data volumes present one of the most significant challenges to companies today, especially when those companies are seeking to fulfill their discovery obligations in a litigation or investigatory matter. Technology Assisted Review, or TAR, promises to help companies (and their counsel) assess their data … Read More

Trends and Tools for eDiscovery – a webinar recap

By: Savannah Aaron, Marketing Manager The world of legal technology and eDiscovery tools has always evolved at a fast pace. The emergence of the global pandemic earlier this year, however, transformed the way we work, communicate, and create new data, resulting in a highly dynamic eDiscovery landscape and trends we never could have predicted. A panel of experts gave their … Read More

What Is the Information Lifecycle?

by: Kim Taylor, CEO Here at Innovative Discovery, we say that we partner with law firms, corporations, and government agencies to provide service, guidance, and consultation throughout the information lifecycle. It makes perfect sense to us, but for some, it may raise the question, “what exactly IS the information lifecycle?” In short, managed information goes through a natural process from … Read More

Bridging the Gap Between Legal and Technology Communication During Complex eDiscovery Matters

By: Andrew Dorsey, Senior Project Manager eDiscovery matters require expertise from both the legal and technical fields, two disciplines that can often speak different languages, leaving the potential for communication gaps and disjointed work products. Moreover, experts in forensics, data services, hosting platforms, and managed review must precisely navigate client specifications in order to meet fast-paced and time-sensitive deadlines. While … Read More

So, You Want to Control Litigation Spend? – Try the Combo of Analytics and Managed Review Services

By: Cathy Fetgatter, SVP, Analytics & Managed Review I recently chatted with two very dynamic and respected associate general counsels to dig into how law departments are using analytics and managed review to control and optimize legal spend.   Here are some highlights from my conversation with eBay’s Bob Tronnes, Associate General Counsel, Head of Americas Litigation, and Archana Rajendra, Henry … Read More

Responding to COVID-19: A Letter from Our CEO.

Valued friends, As the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation continues to evolve, our organization has been monitoring these fast-moving developments.  The safety of our employees, customers, and community is our number one priority.  Given the extreme nature of the situation and the potential health risk, we have decided to transition all non-essential permanent employees to a remote-work model effective tomorrow (March 13).  … Read More

Six Ways You Can Reduce Risk in a Transition to the Cloud

By: Bryan Campbell, Chief Operations Officer Moving data services to the cloud is a smart decision for many firms and organizations. It takes away most of the burden of IT management and puts full-time experts in charge of managing systems, upgrading software, and protecting security. Any transition requires careful planning to minimize risks, though, and when properly handled, the adoption … Read More