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Top News Stories of the Week – March 16

The Methods Law Firms Use to Evaluate Technology. A recent Q & A with the Director of Practice Support at Reed Smith spotlights how law firms evaluate technology. Read more here. Legal Operations Insights from Google’s Mary O’Carroll. Mary O’Connell, Google’s head of legal operations, recently shared some key insights

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Data Analytics Will Be “Indispensable” to the Legal Profession Over the Next Ten Years

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The Coalition of Technology Resources for Lawyers (CTRL), an open source community for legal practitioners, today released the results from its annual Advanced Analytics Research, revealing an uptick in analytics usage by in-house legal departments. “We are excited to present our annual research demonstrating

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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 23

Happy Holidays from CTRL. We at CTRL would like to pass along to all of our partners, supporters, and subscribers our best wishes for a happy holiday season. Thank you for all of your support throughout 2016. Understanding Different TAR Methodologies. Industry analyst Forrester recently published a report that discusses

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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 – November 29

New Technology-Assisted Review Case from Australia. An Australian federal court recently ordered a party to disclose various aspects of its technology-assisted review workflow to a litigation adversary. Read more here. iPhone Call Logs Easier to Retrieve than Other iPhone Data. iPhone call logs, which are apparently uploaded automatically to iCloud, may be

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Top News Stories of the Week – October 31

New Case Rejects Attempt to Force Party to Use TAR. Another court has rejected a requesting party’s attempt to compel a responding party to use technology-assisted review to search for responsive data. Read more here. Court Spotlights Need to Conduct Reasonable Search for ESI. A court recently sanctioned national grocery

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Top News Stories of the Week – October 6

CTRL-Sponsored Sessions at Relativity Fest Next Week. Relativity Fest 2016 features two CTRL-sponsored sessions respectively focused on TAR protocols and information governance. Read more here. Arrival of the Digital Legal Practice. Think tanks and thought leadership groups have proliferated to help lawyers with their practices in the digital age. Read more here. Judges

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Top News Stories of the Week – September 22

Three Tips to Negotiating TAR Protocols. A new post spotlights some key factors to consider before entering into a TAR protocol. Read more here. Making eDiscovery More Cost Effective. A recent post explores some common sense methods for making eDiscovery more cost effective. Read more here. National Security Risks from the Internet of Things? The U.S. Department of

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Top News Stories of the Week – September 15

The Interplay between Analytics and the Internet of Things. A new article reports that the ties between the Internet of Things and analytics are growing stronger. Read more here. Navigating the Cyberinsurance Maze. There are various matters to take into account when selecting cyberinsurance, reports Legaltech News. Read more here. Interest in Machine Learning Peaking.

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