e-discovery News

  • Many global organizations flub electronic-records requests

    Posted January 10, 2013 - 11:18 am

    More companies are tackling how to best set up their electronic records to be able to respond to any legal requests related to "electronic discovery" to quickly find internal documents for court purposes, but this "e-discovery" process is still a struggle, a survey published today indicates.
  • Symantec to acquire Clearwell for e-discovery

    Posted May 19, 2011 - 6:31 pm

    Symantec today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire privately held Clearwell Systems for about $390 million, a move that will put Symantec in the e-discovery market.
  • SSD firmware destroys digital evidence, researchers find

    Posted March 1, 2011 - 2:39 pm

    A technology built into many new solid state drives (SSDs) to improve their storage efficiency could inadvertently be making forensic analysis at a later date by police forces and intelligence agencies almost impossible to carry out to legally safe standards, researchers have discovered.
  • E-discovery: How a law firm slashes time and costs

    Posted February 15, 2011 - 7:17 pm

    It's no secret that corporations are drowning in data. IDC estimates the volume of computer data worldwide will reach 1.2 million petabytes during 2011. A November, 2010 Gartner study found data growth was one of the top three challenges for data center managers at 47 percent of large enterprises.
  • Judge's ruling highlights difficulties in e-discovery

    Posted December 6, 2010 - 5:50 pm

    Document dump." "Unsearchable morass." That's how Ontario Superior Court Justice Cary Boswell described the nearly 23 million pages of electronic records handed over by the prosecution in an ongoing criminal fraud case of three former Nortel Networks executives.
  • YouTube, e-discovery software among tech tools for war crime investigators

    Posted October 18, 2010 - 8:59 pm

    War crimes -- brutal genocide, mass executions, ethnic cleansing, torture -- have spurred international efforts by the United Nations to investigate and convict those deemed responsible, wherever they have occurred. And according to those involved in prosecuting war crimes in once war-torn places such as the former Yugoslavia, Cambodia and Rwanda, modern technology related to e-discovery and multi-lingual translation is playing a critical role in the ongoing process to find justice for victims.
  • E-discovery moves in-house

    Posted September 30, 2010 - 10:59 am

    When Jonathan Chow, chief information security officer at NBC Universal, found his department's services in increasing demand, that wasn't necessarily a good thing.
  • E-discovery policy goes beyond ordinary storage

    Posted June 2, 2009 - 5:32 pm

    What happens when a company is faced with a lawsuit or a subpoena, and has to produce an enormous amount of documentation in a short period of time? More often than not, those documents are stored electronically, and may be held in old archives off-site. Being able to find and retrieve them quickly is essential.
  • Autonomy to acquire Interwoven in $775M deal

    Posted January 22, 2009 - 11:12 am

    E-discovery and search giant Autonomy is buying content management vendor Interwoven in a $775 million deal.
  • E-discovery vendor revamps pricing model

    Posted January 21, 2009 - 5:44 pm

    E-discovery vendor Kazeon announced a range of new pricing models this week, including a usage-based license.
  • Guidance Software Announces EnCase® Legal Hold

    Posted October 15, 2008 - 6:08 pm

    PASADENA, Calif., October 15, 2008 – Guidance Software Inc.
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