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Top News Stories of the Week – February 15

Founders of Panama Papers Law Firm Arrested. The founders of Mossack Fonseca, the law firm at the center of the Panama Papers hacking scandal, were recently arrested by Panamanian law enforcement authorities. Read more here. FTC Closes Investigation into Vizio over Spying Smart TVs. Vizio paid the FTC over $2 million to settle claims that

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Top News Stories of the Week – January 18

Volkswagen Pleads Guilty to Obstruction of Justice. Volkswagen pleaded guilty to obstruction of justice stemming from its destruction of evidence in connection with the government’s investigation of VW’s use of emissions “defeat devices.” Read more here. Deutsche Bank Bans Text Messages and Social Messaging Apps. Deutsche Bank banned text messages and social networking

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Top News Stories of the Week – January 3

Top 22 eDiscovery Opinions of 2016. Noted eDiscovery shaman Ralph Losey has developed an impressive summary of the top 22 eDiscovery opinions from 2016. Read more here. Chinese Nationals Charged with Hacking Law Firms. Two prominent law firms were apparently hacked by three Chinese nationals, according to an indictment that

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Top News Stories of the Week – December 13

Chicago Law Firm Accused of Lax Data Security. A federal court recently unsealed a lawsuit against a Chicago law firm that allegedly failed to take adequate security measures to protect client data. Read more here. ABA Publishes New Predictive Coding Book. The ABA has just published an authoritative book on predictive coding authored

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Top News Stories of the Week – September 8

New TAR Protocol in Visa Class Action. Lawyers in a class action case against Visa reached an agreement on using TAR in connection with their eDiscovery protocol. Read more here. Fallout from Dropbox Data Breach. A recently reported data breach involving consumer-grade cloud provider Dropbox is being seen as a warning to

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Top News Stories of the Week – June 16

Microsoft, Other Tech Giants Race to Develop AI. Microsoft’s recent acquisition of LinkedIn suggests a trend among large tech companies toward developing artificial intelligence. Read more here.   Companies Balk at Covering the Cost of Associate Raises. Bank of America and other companies have balked at covering the inevitable fee

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Top News Stories of the Week – April 22

eDiscovery Compliance Playbook for In-house Counsel. Experts provide seven elements of an effective eDiscovery compliance program. Read more here. U.S. Launches Criminal Inquiry into Tax Avoidance Claims. Preet Bharara, the U.S. attorney for Manhattan, has apparently “opened a criminal investigation regarding matters to which the Panama Papers are relevant.” Read more here. VW Staff Used Code

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