eDiscovery Daily Blog

In addition to its software and professional services, CloudNine also provides extensive education to eDiscovery practitioners as highlighted by its publication of the eDiscovery Daily Blog. Authored and edited by industry expert Doug Austin, the eDiscovery Daily is the go-to resource for thousands of eDiscovery and eDisclosure professionals seeking to keep up with the latest news and case law in the world of digital discovery.
The Houston Legal Technology Showcase and Conference is Less Than a Month Away: eDiscovery Best Practices
The Houston Legal Technology Showcase and Conference is Less Than a Month Away: eDiscovery Best Practices 1024 299 Doug Austin

It’s officially a tradition now! The Third Annual Women in eDiscovery (WiE) Houston Chapter, Legal Technology Showcase and Conference will be held on Thursday, September 26th in downtown Houston!

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Is eDiscovery “Too Practical” to Offer as Part of Law School Curriculums?: eDiscovery Trends
Is eDiscovery “Too Practical” to Offer as Part of Law School Curriculums?: eDiscovery Trends 428 600 Doug Austin

We’ve certainly noted before how slow law schools are to provide eDiscovery education. But, are they slow to push for it because eDiscovery is “too practical”? At least one law school dean suggests that might be the case.

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Here’s an eDiscovery Buyers Guide Where You Can Actually See Videos of the Products: eDiscovery Trends
Here’s an eDiscovery Buyers Guide Where You Can Actually See Videos of the Products: eDiscovery Trends 875 268 Doug Austin

Last year, Brett Burney of Burney Consultants and Chelsey Lambert of Lex Tech Review created the 2018 eDiscovery Buyers Guide to provide education about the alternatives to help solo to medium sized firms select a solution that’s right for them. Now, they are back with the 2019 eDiscovery Buyers Guide, which is free once again! And, this one not only has a write-up about each of the reviewed products, it also has a video review of them too!

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Thursday’s ILTACON 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends
Thursday’s ILTACON 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends 1024 289 Doug Austin

As noted yesterday, Tuesday and Monday, the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2019 (otherwise known as ILTACON) is happening this week and eDiscovery Daily is once again covering the show and, this year, CloudNine is exhibiting at the show and participating in a major way. Today’s the last day to check out the show at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in sunny Orlando area with a number of sessions available and as many as 191 exhibitors providing information on their products and services. Here are sessions of interest in the main conference tracks today – including one that I’m moderating!

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Cases I Will Be Covering Today During Litigation Support Day: eDiscovery Case Law
Cases I Will Be Covering Today During Litigation Support Day: eDiscovery Case Law 1024 289 Doug Austin

It’s a rare two-post day for us at eDiscovery Daily. As we always do, we’re covering the notable sessions to check out at ILTACON today. But I’m also speaking at Litigation Support Day today in Session One (9:00 AM – 10:30 AM) on Legal Trends, discussing the most interesting case law decisions for 2019 so far with my good friend, David Horrigan! If you’re attending that session, no need to take copious notes – the cases that we plan to discuss are also referenced and linked below so that you can check them out. Hope to see y’all there!

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Wednesday’s ILTACON 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends
Wednesday’s ILTACON 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends 1024 289 Doug Austin

As noted yesterday and Monday, the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2019 (otherwise known as ILTACON) is happening this week and eDiscovery Daily will once again be covering the show and, this year, CloudNine will exhibiting at the show and participating in a major way. There’s still time to check out the show at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in sunny Orlando area with a number of sessions available and as many as 191 exhibitors providing information on their products and services. Here are sessions of interest in the main conference tracks today.

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Tuesday’s ILTACON 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends
Tuesday’s ILTACON 2019 Sessions: eDiscovery Trends 1024 289 Doug Austin

As noted yesterday, the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2019 (otherwise known as ILTACON) is happening this week and eDiscovery Daily will once again be covering the show and, this year, CloudNine will exhibiting at the show and participating in a major way. There’s still time to check out the show at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in sunny Orlando area with a number of sessions available and as many as 191 exhibitors providing information on their products and services. Here are some notable sessions of interest in the main conference tracks today.

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Welcome to ILTACON 2019!: eDiscovery Trends
Welcome to ILTACON 2019!: eDiscovery Trends 1024 289 Doug Austin

The International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2019 (known as ILTACON) kicked off yesterday with several networking events, and begins in earnest today with the first day of sessions. As always, eDiscovery Daily will once again be covering the show. Over the next four days, we will provide a description each day of some of the sessions related to eDiscovery to give you a sense of the topics being covered. Here are some of the sessions of interest in the main conference tracks today.

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What is the Future of the Legal Technology Conference?, Part Three
What is the Future of the Legal Technology Conference?, Part Three 552 453 Tom O'Connor

Are we left, then, with no true educational conferences? Not entirely. Let’s take a look at some conferences that are still primarily focused on education.

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Quality Control, Making Sure the Numbers Add Up: eDiscovery Throwback Thursdays
Quality Control, Making Sure the Numbers Add Up: eDiscovery Throwback Thursdays 258 323 Doug Austin

We’ve discussed the various categories for tracking files from collection to production before, so let’s walk through a fairly simple eMail-based example to show how the files collected are accounted for during the discovery process.

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