According to a recent survey, enterprises are increasingly concerned about e-discovery issues related to social media, creating a strong need for better communication between IT and enterprise legal representatives. The Economist Intelligence Unit for Deloitte Forensic Center found that roughly two-thirds of respondents surveyed expressed concern about e-discovery challenges posed by online social media forms, and 44% of respondents expect their companies’ information technology departments’ e-discovery challenges to increase. However, about 61% of those surveyed expect their enterprises to be only somewhat effective or not effective at all in dealing with e-discovery issues three years from now. To download a PDF version of this article, please click here.
Social Media: eDiscovery Concerns
Nov 19, 2010