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on #bakersdozen: debbie reynolds in interview with high performance counsel

Debbie Reynolds is a global thought-leader and advisor to Fortune 500 Companies on data privacy and electronic evidence handling in high-stakes litigation.TELL US A BIT ABOUT YOURSELF AND HOW YOU CAME TO BE IN (OR A CUSTOMER OF) THE LEGAL BUSINESS?I was a Philosophy major in college and stumbled into...

sandline discovery - masters conference nyc top 5 insights

Sandline Discovery - Insight, Ideas and eDiscoveryThe Master’s Conference NYC, hosted by the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, was a content-rich day with topics including Information Governance, Cyber Security and many aspects of Discovery. Before I get into the content, I’d first like...

derek duarte honored with silicon valley 40 under 40 award

eDiscovery thought leader recognized as one of the 40 most influential business minds in Silicon Valley.SILICON VALLEY, CALIF. (PRWEB) JULY 31, 2018BlackStone Discovery’s President, Derek Duarte, has been honored with a 40 Under 40 Award by the Silicon Valley Business Journal for...

blackstone discovery expands hatch-waxman expertise under parkash khatri

Pharma-specialized review attorneys and proprietary redaction technology LineOut continue to deliver superior results SILICON VALLEY, CALIF. (PRWEB) JULY 10, 2018BlackStone Discovery, the premier legal technology and consulting provider, is taking its Hatch-Waxman expertise to a new...

show me your intelligence augmentation

I want to see technology that works as a natural extension of lawyers.By Kelly TwiggerI’m going to be in NYC next week for LegalWeek, and if my inbox is any indication, the buzzwords this year will be AI — artificial intelligence.I’ve been a bit skeptical of AI as the easy button...

blackstone discovery on forefront of strategy and advocacy in ediscovery industry

SILICON VALLEY, CALIF. (PRWEB) FEBRUARY 05, 2018Blackstone Discovery, a leading eDiscovery and legal services provider, has announced a partnership with The Master’s Conference for legal professionals to disseminate a bold, new vision of eDiscovery stemming from the dynamic relationship between...

cloudnine automates e-discovery preservation and collection

CloudNine, a provider of solutions for simplifying and automating data and legal discovery for litigation, investigations, and audits, has released Targeted Preservation and Collection from CloudNine, a new data discovery feature of the CloudNine eDiscovery Platform. The cloud-based capability has been...

disco raises $20m growth financing

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CS Disco Inc., the legal technology company that makes the market-leading cloud ediscovery solution DISCO, today announced a $20M equity financing. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round, with participation from LiveOak Venture Partners and The Stephens Group. All three were...

this year’s legaltech is (word) cloudy: ediscovery trends

It’s the annual travel day before Legaltech New York (LTNY) – unless you’re attending LegalWeek events today.  So, what’s being discussed at this year’s LTNY conference?  The topics are cloudy – in other words, they’re displayed in a word cloud here.Last...

ediscovery veteran john munro to explain rise of alternative legal service providers and impact on industry at legaltech 2018

Corporate law departments are no longer the only ones leveraging nontraditional legal services from outside providers. Many law firms are now also using Alternative Legal Service Providers (ALSPs) to address client demands, control costs, help with scaling, and to provide access to technologies and professional...

ediscovery veteran john munro to explain rise of alternative legal service providers and impact on industry at legaltech 2018

SILICON VALLEY, CALIF. (PRWEB) JANUARY 18, 2018BlackStone Discovery’s VP of National Markets, John Munro, will be speaking at Legaltech 2018 as part of a panel addressing The Rise of Alternative Legal Service Providers. The panel, which will be moderated by Fenwick & West’s Technology...

need to keep your ediscovery team members on the same page? use a discovery report

A practical tool for making sure things dont fall through the cracks.By Kelly TwiggerWe’ve talked before about the value of team in eDiscovery. Volumes of data, constant changes in technology that clients are using, and changes in the rules and case law require lawyers, project managers, litigation...

cost-effective litigation response through information governance

By Derek M. Duarte, Esq., BlackStone DiscoveryINTRODUCTION The modern workplace is a tangle of infrastructure and data. Electronically stored information (“ESI”) can reside in a plethora of locations: personal computers, mobile phones, network drives, cloud storage, backups, collaborative...

is e-mail dead

The Preponderance of Instant Messaging in the Workplace and its Inevitable Effect on eDiscoveryBy Thomas Gersey, Esq., BlackStone Discovery When it was introduced, e‐mail was a revolutionary new tool for the exchange of ideas, information, and pleasantries. What once took days to convey could now be...

blackstone discovery’s redaction technology proven fastest in ediscovery industry

Silicon Valley, CA – October 18, 2017BlackStone Discovery, Silicon Valley’s leading eDiscovery provider, has developed a native redaction tool to review and redact entire spreadsheets in a matter of seconds.LineOut takes redaction to the next level by reading entire rows instead of individual...