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CloudNine Launches NineForum Discovery Education Series at Legaltech New York Next Week

CloudNine Launches NineForum Discovery Education Series at Legaltech New York Next Week, Free Events for All Show Attendees

eDiscovery Leaders and Luminaries Shine in TED-talk Format to Provide Helpful, Up-to-date Knowledge and Insights to Create Community and Conversation

HOUSTON – January 22, 2019 – Discovery automation software provider CloudNine™ will launch its new NineForum Discovery Education Series next week at Legaltech New York. On Tuesday, January 29 and Wednesday, January 30, prominent and highly respected eDiscovery and litigation support experts will deliver 9 TED-style talks, 20 minutes each, covering important topics impacting law firms and their clients. All sessions will take place at CloudNine’s Legaltech booth (#310-312) and will be free-of-charge to all show attendees. A complete schedule of speakers and topics can be found below. CloudNine CEO Brad Jenkins says, “CloudNine developed NineForum to provide concise, cutting-edge education to equip discovery and legal professionals for current and future challenges. Since acquiring LexisNexis eDiscovery suite in March 2018 which included LAW™, Concordance® and Early Data Analyzer™ software, CloudNine transformed into a much larger organization with a full suite of products, employees and customers. NineForum is designed to foster community and conversation among discovery professionals interested in learning modern, intriguing and innovative approaches to their work.”

NINEFORUM SPEAKER SCHEDULE (all sessions held at CloudNine’s Legaltech NY Booth# 310-312)

Tuesday, January 29

Session 1: 10:30-10:50am
Speaker: Kelly Twigger, ESI Attorneys & eDiscovery Assistant
Topic: Five Most Significant eDiscovery Cases of 2018: Their Impact on 2019 and Beyond

Session 2: 10:50-11:10am
Speakers: Janice Jaco, Keesal Young & Logan and Amy Sellars, Walmart
Topic: 2019 State of the eDiscovery Union Address: Issues Facing Large Law Departments and Strategies for Law Firms’ Response

Session 3: 2:00-2:20pm
Speaker: Craig Ball, Craig Ball, P.C.
Topic: Mobile to the Mainstream: Meeting Today’s Mobile Device Discovery Challenges

Session 4: 2:20-2:40pm
Speaker: Mike Quartararo, eDPM Advisory Services
Topic: Recent eDiscovery Disasters and How to Avoid Them: Don’t Let This Happen to You!

Session 5: 3:30-3:50pm
Speaker: Doug Austin, CloudNine
Topic: Discovery Isn’t Just for Litigation Anymore: Why Waiting Until the Case is Filed May Now be Too Late

Wednesday, January 30

Session 6: 9:40-10:00am
Speaker: Trent Livingston, ESI Analyst
Topic: Connecting the Dots in Investigations: Empowering your ESI Technology Investment with Metadata Analysis

Session 7: 10:00-10:20am
Speaker: Brandon Law, Oasis Discovery
Topic: eDiscovery Today from a Service Provider Point of View

Session 8: 2:30-2:50pm
Speaker: Mary Mack, ACEDS
Topic: Bold eDiscovery Predictions for 2019: What to Expect and How to Prepare for It

Session 9: 2:50-3:10pm
Speaker: Tom O’Connor, Gulf Coast Legal Technology Center
Topic: The State of eDiscovery Education Today: The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

For more information about CloudNine and NineForum, email
Stay tuned for an announcement next week during Legaltech about several enhancements to CloudNine’s LAW, Concordance, EDA and CloudNine Review™ software products.

About CloudNine, The eDiscovery Company

Founded in 2002 and based in Houston, CloudNine ( is a discovery technology company with expertise in simplifying and automating the discovery of data for audits, investigations, and litigation. CloudNine’s product line includes CloudNine Review, Concordance, Early Data Analyzer (EDA) and LAW. Used by more than 1,000 legal and business customers worldwide including more than 100 of the top 200 Law firms and many of the world’s leading corporations, CloudNine’s offpremise and on-premise software helps customers gain insight and intelligence on electronic data. CloudNine has been highlighted by industry experts in reports, reviews, and surveys including Gartner,
451 Research, Blue Hill Research, Corporate Counsel Magazine, the New York Journal, and Texas Lawyer. CloudNine also publishes the eDiscovery Daily blog, a popular, trusted source for legal industry information. Learn more about CloudNine at or email

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