Five Things We Heard at Legaltech

by: Kim Taylor, CEO Legaltech New York 2020 has come and gone, and I am always grateful for the opportunity to mingle with industry peers, meet up with old friends, and make new ones. With such a wealth of industry knowledge from all over the globe in one venue, I appreciate the opportunity to put my ear to the ground … Read More

Winning the wi-fi game

Last year, during Super Bowl LIII, over 24 terabytes of data was transferred by more than 38K users within Mercedes-Benz stadium. That is a 47% increase from the year before; the equivalent of 28 million selfies, 4.8 million songs, and 960 days of touchdown dance videos. According to Extreme Networks, the official wi-fi solutions provider for the Super Bowl, fans … Read More

You Can’t Protect Data You Can’t Find

New and emerging privacy laws have ratcheted up the pressure on organizations to protect customer and employee data better.  With corporate data volumes increasing by 62% every year, it’s becoming more difficult and more expensive to protect sensitive information.  Further compounding the problem, a recent survey by Gemalto found that only 54% of companies know where all their sensitive data … Read More

How to prepare for emerging trends in eDiscovery and the Information Lifecycle

It’s a busy time for corporations and law firms monitoring eDiscovery and information lifecycle trends, and that’s sure to continue in 2020 and beyond. Innovative Discovery (ID) recently hosted a webinar to discuss trends and hear from industry experts about preparing for what’s ahead. Representatives from Goldman Sachs, Seyfarth Shaw LLP, Gannett Media Corp., and ID first identified key trends … Read More

eDiscovery: 2019 trends in Review

Dec. 26, 2019 For the electronic discovery industry, 2019 was characterized by continued growth and demand for its ever-evolving technology, company mergers, new, challenging privacy laws; and a leading role in some of the country’s biggest political news. Burgeoning data, burgeoning market The electronic discovery software and services market was estimated to reach $11.41 billion in 2019 and projected to … Read More

Countdown to CCPA: How to Prepare 

December 19, 2019 The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) – one of the most comprehensive data privacy laws in the United States – gives consumers more transparency and control over how their online personal information is used.   Effective Jan. 1, 2020, the law will protect about $12 billion worth of personal information used for advertising in California each year, according to an … Read More

Managing Remote Teams the “Taylor Way.”

November 13, 2019 Kim Taylor, longtime information technology and legal service executive, started out as a skeptic of remote work. Now, the chief executive officer of Innovative Discovery leads a company where many of the personnel works remotely some, or all, of the time. He now sees remote employees as a beneficial part of a company, providing flexibility and room … Read More

How to Protect IP in Today’s Big Data World

October 30, 2019 Companies rely on big data and big analytics to improve and develop their products and services as well as boost their profits.  “Today, big data has become capital,” notes tech giant Oracle Corp. in an online white paper on big data. “Think of some of the world’s biggest tech companies. A large part of the value they offer … Read More

Digital Assistants: Friend or Foe

Voice-activated digital assistants can seem like a dream come true for sole proprietors and small businesses. Found in smartphones and stand-alone smart speakers, they can perform tasks such as scheduling appointments and sending email and text messages to a client or customer. The tasks can be performed without the expense of paying wages to a human assistant or can be … Read More