Legaltech News
  • Legal Tech Eyes Automation to Ease EU Data Compliance Challenges

    December 13th, 2016
  • Many global organizations face a daunting challenge in complying with the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield and the EU’s upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), given the two regulations’ directives on how citizens’ data is to be stored, processed and accessed. In an effort to make compliance easier, however, legal technology providers are innovating solutions that bring […]

  • Standing Out from the Crowd for E-Discovery Newcomers

    August 8th, 2016
  • There is no greater success story in legal tech than e-discovery. Yet, while the practice is now the norm, enforced through legislation and all but required for today’s monstrous review sets, the market for solutions has become saturated. It’s defined by a spate of mergers and acquisitions, buzzwords employed by vendors masquerading their solutions as […]

  • ZL Unified Archives Announces Update with Eye Toward ECA, Data Visualization

    August 8th, 2016
  • ZL Technologies announced an update to its ZL Unified Archive information governance and e-discovery platform that implements early data analytics and a more intuitive and visual interface. The update comes months after ZL Technologies announced for its platform the addition of an independent legal hold, parallel indexing for multiple cases, and batch processing for custodian […]

  • Privacy Shield Certifications Begin Aug. 1, but Experts Warn of Shaky Legal Ground

    July 13th, 2016
  • Linda Sharp, associate general counsel at enterprise information governance technology provider ZL Technologies, for example, questioned what “‘equivalent’ protections that would have been availed had the data been stored in the EU” meant in the context of the agreement. Another area she is concerned about is “ongoing communications between employees within an organization or across […]

  • The E-Discovery Issue with the FBI’s Investigation into the Clinton Emails

    July 7th, 2016
  • Often espoused as a virtue of modern e-discovery is the ability to conduct keyword searches across data sets to save time, money and resources during the review process. However, in the FBI’s statement announcing the conclusion of the investigation into presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server during her time as Secretary […]

  • E-Discovery Consolidation Fueled by Client Demand for Multi-step Solutions: Survey

    June 29th, 2016
  • The e-discovery market has momentum on its side. A recent IDC report found that while the global e-discovery market hit $10 billion in 2015, it is on pace to reach $14.7 billion by 2019, spurred by strong growth in the Americas and Europe regions. But what this growth will look like, and what segment of […]