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Posted Date: 28 Jul Posted by: Exactify.IT
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How Important Is It to Keep Your Firm’s Cybersecurity Up-To-Date?

The need for law firms to be technologically capable is increasing as the world becomes more high-tech. This has caused technology costs at law firms all across the nation to balloon, and there are no signs that this trend is slowing. This means that even small law firms and solo practitioners are going to need
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Posted Date: 21 Jul Posted by: Exactify.IT
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Are Your Client’s Prepared for E-Discovery?

Have you heard of Hawa v. Coatesville Area School District? This court case involves a claim of racial discrimination by members of a school district against another employee. The case is ongoing, but the judge just handed down a decision that can teach many companies and law firms a valuable lesson about ESI (electronically stored
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Posted Date: 14 Jul Posted by: Exactify.IT
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How the Court Has Shaped E-Discovery

How eager is the legal industry when it comes to adopting new technologies? Some may have the impression that things are slow going where the law is concerned. However, particular court rulings have done a lot to push technology forward in the legal sector. Did Court Rulings Push the Adoption of E-Discovery? In the court
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Posted Date: 7 Jul Posted by: Exactify.IT
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Is Your Law Firm Securing Client Medical Information?

Has your firm ever taken on a medical malpractice case? Maybe you’ve dealt with an auto injury case or an insurance claim. If so, then you have probably had to store protected health information (PHI) on your servers before. This can make your law firm subject to the regulations laid out in the Health Insurance
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Posted Date: 28 Jun Posted by: Exactify.IT
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5 Ways to Become Better at Using E-Discovery?

E-Discovery tools are becoming ever more important to the courtroom, and there’s no turning back. Judges are beginning to expect every lawyer that steps into their courtroom to have some sort of competency when it comes to e-discovery. Some judges are even calling on law schools to make e-discovery core curriculum. So, how does the
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