Friday Funnies: Exterro's meme series - working from home edition

News Article - 24/03/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Maybe the most convenient part about working from home is that you don't necessarily have to look your best—but you can still...

Exterro: Deciding what third-party communications are considered "privileged"

News Article - 24/03/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Overview:

In this trademark infringement/breach of contract case, the two parties had an e-discovery dispute around whether the plaintiff’s consultant was an employee of the plaintiff making any communications...

Exterro asks: Is meeting regulatory data challenges more of a technology issue or a legal issue?

News Article - 24/03/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Today’s Legal GRC (Governance, Risk and Compliance) environment is getting increasingly complex. Recent regulatory changes around data protection, including the introduction of the GDPR, CCPA and other laws around the world, have...

Exterro: Logistical best practices for managing a document review

Resource - 09/03/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

With market forces demanding in-house legal departments do "more with less," legal operations and legal project management are disciplines whose time has arrived. More and more in-house departments and law firms are hiring professionals...

Gartner report: Predicting corporate and legal compliance technology in 2020 with Exterro

Resource - 09/03/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

With the proliferation of new data privacy laws, recent alterations to existing e-discovery law, and the ever-changing roles of the Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel, 2020 promises to be a year of pivotal transformation...

Lack of e-discovery competency hurts plaintiffs' case says Exterro

News Article - 09/03/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Mannion v. Ameri-Can Freight Systems, Inc. (D. Ariz., Jan. 27, 2020) proves that not knowing the requirements for spoliation sanctions under 37(e), and not properly filing a motion for discovery sanctions, are just two normal e-...

Exterro: 5 takeaways from the newly-modified CCPA regulations

Resource - 09/03/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

On February 10, the California Attorney General’s office published modified CCPA regulations. Some of these changes substantially revise previous regulatory proposals that were published in October of last year—including...

Exterro: Requests for text messages must be narrowly tailored

Resource - 26/02/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Overview:

In this Fair Labor Standards Act case, the plaintiffs requested that the defendant produce text messages from company issued cell phones assigned to the defendant’s supervisors. The defendant opposes for...

Exterro: How to create an effective DSAR response process

Resource - 26/02/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Privacy, as a topic, is quite en vogue right now. Regulations like the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the U.S.’s California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) have done a number on organisations already—and the CCPA...

Friday funnies: Exterro's meme series - LegalWeek vendor edition

News Article - 18/02/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Arguably the biggest legaltech conference of the year, LegalWeek, wrapped up in New York last week—even though you might not know it from all the...

Exterro: The biggest e-disclosure challenges your organisation faces today

Resource - 18/02/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

As the amount of corporate litigation increases, the implementation of defensible, cost-effective and efficient e-disclosure practices becomes a key strategic task. In simple terms, e-disclosure is the process of collecting, preserving, searching...

Exterro: Rod Rosenstein says ‘data privacy creates tremendous challenges’ for businesses and lawyers

News Article - 10/02/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

As part of the opening keynote presentation for LegalWeek’s yearly conference, former deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein sat down for a “fireside chat” to talk a little bit about the biggest threat to U.S. democracy,...

Exterro: A visual guide to Data Subject Access Requests (DSARs)

Resource - 10/02/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Data privacy regulations like the newly launched California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) make observing days like today—Data Privacy Day in the U.S., Canada, Israel, and 47 other countries—particularly prevalent. Given the scope of...

Exterro: Building a data inventory at your organization

Resource - 27/01/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

Data lives across all areas of all different departments: legal, IT, marketing, services, sales—everywhere. Often, data lives in places many of us aren’t even aware of, due to either tribal knowledge that has long since left the...

Managing third party data privacy risks with Exterro

News Article - 27/01/2020 : data privacy, eDisclosure, eDiscovery, information governance, legal technology, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance

When we look at how organizations are handling new data privacy and cybersecurity regulations, there’s typically one area that falls under the radar: Third parties. More specifically, which third parties have access to organizational data...