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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 12

Lessons Learned for 2017 from Top eDiscovery Cases in 2016. CTRL’s Director of Legal Education, Phil Favro, takes a look at some of the top ediscovery cases from 2016 and the lessons they provide for counsel and clients in 2017. Read more here. Three Key Cybersecurity Developments for 2017. Legal Tech News

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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 – December 6

Three Lessons on Digital Age Threats. A recent post spotlights some actionable steps that clients and counsel can take to address troubles arising from digital age threats. Read more here. The Sedona Conference Publishes Updated Proportionality Commentary. With significant and insightful updates to this oft-quoted resource, The Sedona Conference has published its

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Top News Stories of the Week – September 29

Electronic Voting and eDiscovery May Collide in 2016 Presidential Election. A new article explores the possible interplay between eDiscovery and electronic voting in the 2016 presidential election. Read more here. The Norton Rose Fulbright Litigation Trends Survey. Norton Rose Fulbright has once again published its annual litigation trends survey, which spotlights

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Top News Stories of the Week – August 11

The 2016 CTRL Survey on Data Analytics. In partnership with the Information Governance Initiative, CTRL is once again surveying in-house legal departments to gauge the nature and extent of their use of analytics. Read more here. Exploiting Wearables to Harvest Personal Data. Slate explores the ways in which companies are exploiting consumers’ personal

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Top News Stories of the Week – July 28

Further Consolidation Roils eDiscovery Industry. On the heels of OpenText’s acquisition of Recommind, DTI announced yesterday its acquisition of Epiq Systems. Read more here. Protecting Trade Secrets in the Age of Personal Clouds. A new article examines the troubling trend of employee use of personal clouds and the corresponding impact on enterprises. Read more here.  

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Top News Stories of the Week – June 30

Era of Cooperation and TAR? A recent post describes how a new era cooperation may be dawning in connection with the use of technology-assisted review. Read more here. eDiscovery Opportunities in the Brexit Debacle. British disclosure expert Chris Dale explained that opportunities should abound in the areas of eDiscovery and

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