• Chief Legal Officers Taking Lead In Cybersecurity Policy, ACC Reports

    August 01, 2020 |

    In addition to helping make strategic business decisions, general counsel and chief legal officers are now often tasked with playing a leading part in a corporate cybersecurity and data privacy plan, according to the Association of Corporate Counsel's 2020 State of Cybersecurity Report.

  • Legal Tech: The Intersection of E-Discovery and Cybersecurity: You've Come a Long Way, Baby

    August 01, 2020 |

    Data is an asset and a liability. It fits into both accounting columns and will not fail to be used against a corporate entity if not secured properly. Databases contain trade secrets, personally identifiable information, HIPAA-protected health care information, proprietary information and classified data. As the size of databases grew and the importance of data became more evident, one thing became apparent: the information stored in those repositories had to be kept secure.

  • Legal Tech: Six Years of Tracking E-Discovery Trends and Providers

    August 01, 2020 |

    For the past six years, the E-Discovery Unfiltered report to identify pricing patterns and preferences in electronic discovery, highlight projected investments in the sector, gauge the impact of the cloud, track shifting preferences in outsourcing and remote review, understand vendor selection criteria, and focus on the need for international ediscovery, among other trends.

  • The State of the e-Discovery and Data Privacy Job Market: Pre and Post COVID-19, Part 1

    August 01, 2020 |

    Part One of a Two-Part Article This deep dive into the specific cause-and-effect paradigms impacting the data privacy and e-discovery verticals illustrates broader trends in the overall legal technology job market while simultaneously giving professionals in (or eager to be in) those disciplines a clear roadmap of where the legal technology, data privacy, and ESI job market was, is today, and where it will be in the future.

  • Cybersecurity for Remote Workers: Keeping Financial Information Secure

    August 01, 2020 |

    At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses scrambled to rapidly deploy a remote workforce which created new challenges for businesses to continue operating and providing critical services. It also created an opportunity for malicious actors to hack into and gain access to IT systems and sensitive, personal information.

  • Legal Tech: How to Streamline Your eDiscovery and Plan for the Future 

    July 01, 2020 |

    At law firms, attorneys will need to sustain the high quality of work they do in normal times, albeit with reduced budgets. The good news is that with ediscovery — an essential but expensive part of the litigation process — advances in technology since America's last recession have made it possible to save money and time by adopting a more modernized and comprehensive approach.