Interesting blog authored by Bart Huffman and Charles Salmon of Locke Lord LLP (see here) discusses some legal issues generated by cyber-security incidents. The blog specifically deals with the issue of whether non-public written records concerning the breach (e.g. minutes of meetings, communications among the
The authors (Bart Huffman and Charles Salmon of Locke Lord LLP) discuss some legal issues generated by cyber-security incidents. The blog specifically deals with the issue of whether non-public written records concerning the breach (e.g. minutes of meetings, communications among the response team, etc.) may be privileged or protected under the work
Public comments on TAR. On August 2016, the Sedona Conference Working Group on Electronic Document Retention (WG1) published the TAR Case Law Primer. The document discusses more than 30 decisions from state, federal, and foreign courts and administrative agencies addressing
Allyson Haynes Stuart, Making Sure BYOD Does Not Stand For “Breach Your Organization’s Data”, South Carolina Lawyer (March 2016)
From the article. “Reportedly, more than half of North American and European companies are developing a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policy. But with the benefits of BYOD come many challenges. This Article explores the risks associated with BYOD, and offers practical solutions
Author explores the interplay between work product claims and the duty to preserve relevant ESI by analyzing Siani v. State University of New York, which discusses when the duty to preserve relevant ESI arises and the following Sanofi-Aventis v. Glenmark.
A lawyer in Canada is in the process of trying to get the information recording on sporting wearable technology entered into evidence in a personal injury case that may go to trial. The full text is available at http://www.abajournal…
Nathan M. Crystal, Is artificial intelligence a real danger? Which are its danger in the practice of law?
A number of leading scholars and business leaders have recently warned about the danger of artificial intelligence (see Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and Bill Gates among others). For example Elon Musk, patron of Tesla, said: “I think we should be
The article discusses the definition given by Gartner of dark data as the “information assets organizations collect, process and store during regular business activities but, generally fail to use for other purposes”. The source highlights the importance of proactively defining
Sasha L. Hefler, and Chris Dale, Cross-Border eDiscovery: Cultural, Legal And Practical Implications
Authors discuss some of the implications that arise when discovery demands cross borders. From the article: “The ability to manage language is a prerequisite for this, but it is not the only factor”. The article is available at: http://www.metrocorpcounsel…
A defense attorney is asking a Laurens County judge to issue an order to silence people connected to a murder case from public talking or posting about it. The victim’s mother has been posting to social media to remember her