The Collaboration Challenge: How Teamwork Breeds Efficiency

2019-09-11T10:00:15-07:00September 11th, 2019|News|

The results of successful collaborations can be spotted in all areas of the human experience. On athletic playing fields, in the corporate stage, and within the community specter, successful teamwork is frequently celebrated. In fact, the connection between teamwork and success is readily apparent. But, what if you’re an attorney, who's legal teamwork consists of [...]

Three Effective Wellness Tips For Legal Professionals

2019-08-23T10:00:29-07:00August 23rd, 2019|News|

As legal professionals, we devote the majority of our time to serving our clients. After all, that is a cornerstone of our job description! However, professionals in the legal industry tend to overextend themselves, allowing the needs of others to overshadow their own. Often, that leads legal professionals to experience issues affecting their health and [...]

Avoiding Information Overload by Going Digital

2019-08-16T10:00:42-07:00August 16th, 2019|News|

Information overload is the latest clog in the workplace efficiency drain. It has become an issue in many legal offices and presents two distinct problems. The first problem is the physical difficulty of dealing with large quantities of documents. The other and potentially more detrimental problem, especially in legal firms, is that when information overload [...]

eDiscovery Meets AI: 3 Big Changes You Should Expect

2019-08-09T10:00:58-07:00August 9th, 2019|News|

  Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a rapidly growing industry affecting change in various sectors, most notably in the field of home electronics and media platforms. AI, at its basic foundation, are highly effective algorithms that respond or “learn” as more information is added to them. Efficient, responsive, and commonly delivered with soothing voices, AI is [...]

Email is Dead, but e-Discovery is More Important Than Ever

2019-07-25T10:00:55-07:00July 25th, 2019|News|

Email, once hailed as the “dawn of a new era” in human connectivity, may already be entering the sunset years, despite having made its grand entrance onto the current media stage less than 40 years ago. Newer, shinier options like Slack, Trello, and Podio (collectively termed WCTs or Workplace Collaboration Tools) have moved to the [...]

Deconstructing Document Review: A Guide for 2019 Reviewers

2019-07-18T10:00:49-07:00July 18th, 2019|News|

Document review in 2019 requires legal professionals to run a proverbial “fine-toothed comb” over more information than ever before. With the addition of ESI to the already overwhelming document review process, the haystack surrounding the golden-needle keeps growing larger. With so much information requiring processing, organizing, and cataloging, accuracy and effective quality control measures are [...]

Is Your Case Vulnerable to High-Tech Tampering?

2019-07-11T10:26:19-07:00July 11th, 2019|News|

Technology advancements have led to the emergence of digitally based manipulation designed to mesmerize the masses. The latest tech trends often blur the line between fantasy and reality. With the introduction of sophisticated algorithms, like AI, the internet has become a buffet of inauthentic digital data. Unsurprisingly, videos altered using AI are now impacting the [...]

The Secret to Productive eDiscovery

2019-07-02T08:45:08-07:00July 2nd, 2019|News|

You arrive at the office on Monday morning and find yourself staring down dozens of complex eDiscovery tasks. Although you know that you’re capable of completing the work, you wonder how you can maintain maximum productivity when you’re faced with mental exhaustion and distractions. For legal teams and eDiscovery professionals, this scenario is quite common. [...]

Managing Your Witness During Deposition

2019-06-18T08:45:31-07:00June 18th, 2019|News|

Whether you’re a seasoned attorney or just starting out, managing a witness can be tricky. Furthermore, attorneys are facing pressure of their own during a deposition, because improper conduct could result in sanctions. For that reason, we’ve put together a few tips and advice to help you prepare for your deposition. #1 – Practice with [...]

How to Teach Deposition Skills to Young Lawyers

2019-06-04T09:00:23-07:00June 4th, 2019|News|

Does your law firm have a tradition of in-house mentorship? If so, your new associates will be positioned for success! There are plenty of skills that seasoned attorneys can pass on to their younger coworkers. One important, yet often overlooked skill is the ability to take a great deposition. Depositions set the tone for trial [...]