The ESI eDiscovery Blog

Join Us for a Webinar: The Top 5 Things You Need to Know to Conduct eDiscovery Better

Join Us for a Webinar: The Top 5 Things You Need to Know to Conduct eDiscovery Better

  The refrain I hear from clients is always the same: How can we continue to meet our obligations and conduct eDiscovery more cost-effectively?  Or for some, how can my client afford to engage in eDiscovery at all? The answer […]
Show Me the Money!

Show Me the Money!

Look, litigation is expensive. It’s no secret that ESI has ratcheted up that cost big time. Those of us who eat, sleep and breathe ESI know how to do things more effectively for less money. Here’s the thing.  You can […]
Metadata and The Good Wife — Here We Go

Metadata and The Good Wife — Here We Go

Did you see the winter season premiere of The Good Wife?  Oye, vey.  (I do not understand the whole “winter season premiere” thing as we get less than 20 new episodes in a full season, but I’ll let that go […]
Are You Covering ESI in Your Exit Interviews? Better Start.

Are You Covering ESI in Your Exit Interviews? Better Start.

Employee turnover is a given. It’s never easy, and depending on your business structure and who the employee is, and it can be very tough for an organization. Exit interviews for departing employees are a general part of the process […]
My First Magazine Cover

My First Magazine Cover

If you happened to receive the Wisconsin Lawyer magazine over the weekend, or it’s sitting on your desk now — you’ll see yours truly looking back at you as one of five Legal Innovators selected by the Wisconsin Bar for […]
Want to Replace Your Summation Database?  Consider these 5 Things.

Want to Replace Your Summation Database? Consider these 5 Things.

One of the most frequent consulting engagements we have is working with our clients — law firms and businesses — to help them decide whether and how to replace their aging, locally hosted Summation systems. The cost of maintaining the license […]
Work with ESI — Our By the Glass Consulting Sessions

Work with ESI — Our By the Glass Consulting Sessions

Getting advice on the issues inherent in ESI is usually so complicated — you can never just call someone up and pick their brain for an hour about how to approach your project, or what to do when you’re stuck. […]
5 Things to Consider in Choosing an eDiscovery Services Provider

5 Things to Consider in Choosing an eDiscovery Services Provider

At last count, the number of businesses “servicing” the eDiscovery market was well over 700.  And, as you might expect, they are all over the board when it comes to having folks that are knowledgeable and that have hardware and […]
Stop Passing the Buck in eDiscovery and Get in the Game

Stop Passing the Buck in eDiscovery and Get in the Game

eDiscovery is scary to many lawyers. I know, I work with you all every day.  And I do get it, I really do. But here’s the thing — You have to stop passing the buck on eDiscovery.  All of the […]
How Your Love of Technology Can Help You Win

How Your Love of Technology Can Help You Win

You love technology, don’t you? You love that smartphone, and can’t wait for September 9th (new iPhone coming out . . . ).  You use it to find where you’re going, to call your mother, to text your wife/husband/child/friends, to […]