Feb
16

Bridging the chasm between IT and Legal (Part 1 of 2)

In today’s litigious world of business, one of the most important relationships is between IT and Legal. These two departments must be in sync for any eDiscovery and/or policy management process to be successful. Both are necessary players and the … Read More

Off-the-topic: 5 Winter Getaway Ideas

Once the holidays pass and the snow finally settles, cabin fever is sure to kick in. Don’t get stuck in the usual winter rut; try any of the five getaway ideas below to shake things up. Your family will thank … Read More

Feb
02

A Rose by Any Other Name:  It’s All Information Governance

Many articles focused around information governance (IG) discuss the framework in terms of data collections, legal holds, and other eDiscovery related tasks. By limiting IG to a specific eDiscovery focus however, these commentaries lose the full strategic scope of what … Read More

Jan
26

Sherpa’s Top 10 Must Reads!

As 2016 kicks off, you’ve most likely heard “new year, new you” more times than you can count. New resolutions, new goals, new perspective, new, new, new.  We too look at the New Year with a view toward developing great … Read More

Jan
22

Predictive Coding

In my article on reducing eDiscovery costs in last month’s Sherpa newsletter, I made mention of an automated document review technique known as Predictive Coding. As discussed in the article, the primary expense involved in the eDiscovery process isn’t so … Read More

Jan
19

How to Reduce eDiscovery Costs

There’s no doubt that litigation is expensive. When the added expense of producing and reviewing electronically stored information (ESI) is added, the costs can become mind boggling. Case in point – In the highly publicized Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics … Read More