• 2 U.S. Law Firms Among Cybercrime Victims

    June 01, 2019 |

    Because They Often Possess Valuable Information on a Variety of Companies and Individuals, Law Offices Continue to Be a Favorite Target for Hackers

    The DOJ said that two U.S.-based law firms were among the victims of a “complex transnational organized cyber-crime network” that has been taken down.

  • Podcast: Cognitive Security

    June 01, 2019 |

    We live in information environment that is unique to this point in time (social media, information overload). How do we know what's true and what's not?

  • Companies Poised To Repeat Data Privacy Compliance Mistakes

    June 01, 2019 |

    New Study Shows U.S. Companies Are Taking the Same Failed Approach To Complying With California's Privacy Regulation As They Did for GDPR

    U.S. companies haven't learned much from the missteps they made while preparing for the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), suggests a new study on data privacy regulation compliance.

  • Expanding Your Digital Strategy with RPA

    June 01, 2019 |

    Beyond improving efficiency, new advancements in Robotic Process Automation, or RPA, are helping lawyers do more billable work without hiring more people.

  • Legal Tech: Spring 2019 E-Discovery Case Law Review

    June 01, 2019 |

    The amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure in 2015 intended to clarify some of the ambiguities that caused inconsistent rulings in e-discovery matters. One such amendment was to Rule 37(e), which seemed to indicate that courts would not levee punitive sanctions without establishing “intent to deprive.” Despite this language, though, courts continue rely on their inherent authority to issue sanctions, meaning organizations must take their preservation obligations seriously.

  • Getting Ready for Wide-Ranging Reach of California's Data Privacy Law

    May 01, 2019 |

    The CCPA is the first of its kind, generally applicable data protection law in the United States. What makes the CCPA unique is not only its applicability to companies like those in the entertainment and media industries, but also the rights it provides to consumers regarding their personal information (PI).