2016

Alexa: personal helper or digital witness

Evidence isn’t what it used to be—not even what it was a few years ago. In what sounds like a lost episode of Black Mirror, reports emerged this week that police are investigating a man’s digital assistant for clues to a suspected killing. News site The Information reported that in November 2015, an Arkansas man named
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A holiday gift for you

The holidays are made for relaxing. Friends, family, a warm fire, a good book. Except, it doesn’t always work out that way, does it? When the stakes are high, and you’re up against a court-imposed deadline, the work presses on. We had a client a few months back with a large, time-sensitive project. They had
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This is BIG: A New Way to Use Everlaw

Nothing says happy holidays like brand new, awesome features. And we want to wish our customers a very happy holiday season indeed. You’ve asked for the power to upload your own data and create productions yourself. Now the power is yours. With the latest update to the Everlaw platform, you can add data to your
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Don’t Gamble on Ediscovery

In my job, I spend a lot of time talking to customers and potential customers. I hear what they’re worried about, and what their priorities are. It’s the most useful thing I do all day. Oftentimes, the feedback is expected: they care about ease of use and fast, accurate search. However, sometimes trends emerge that
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The new ediscovery: from finding documents to building cases

In February 2014, amid public outcry and widespread reports of problems with its ignition systems, General Motors began the largest series of automotive recalls in history. By the end of the year, nearly 29 million vehicles were involved, and litigation followed close behind. The result was General Motors Ignition Switch MDL—a massive class-action lawsuit that
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How to Find the Legal Software with the Best User Experience

The importance of user experience in improving efficiency has been well established. But not everyone has the same idea of what “user experience” means – or any idea at all. Here’s how this sometimes-confusing concept applies in the legal industry. Whether you’re reviewing a legal brief or planning for a deposition, you want to use
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Why One Entrepreneur Chose Legaltech

Why One Entrepreneur Chose Legaltech When Inc and Forbes list today’s hottest industries, they’re more likely to talk about drones and artificial intelligence than legal innovation. Not only are robots easier to picture, but they’re infinitely sexier than a better litigation experience. This lack of mainstream attention hasn’t dissuaded those who see the opportunities in
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Investing In Your Practice - And In Yourself

One of our most popular blogs to date was an interview with Gen Why lawyer Nicole Abboud about how Generation Y relates to legal technology. Nicole has gone on to write about everything from what drives young lawyers to the importance of amplifying our strengths rather than improving our weaknesses.   We wanted to know
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