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  • Everything You Own In A Box To The Left

    In the standard Electronic Discovery Reference Model flow chart, the box farthest to the left refers to information governance - the process of getting your house in order...

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  • Blockchain Technology In Mainstream Manufacturing

    Recent global surveys by PWC and Deloitte found that most executives think blockchain technology is “scalable” and that it will be disruptive, resulting in revolutionary changes in operations, and that it’s likely to reach the mainstream. Among...

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  • The Gig Economy Is Oversold – To Employers

    Some myths about the so-called gig economy, including one that says it’s a great deal for employers...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • The GDPR Six Months In

    The General Data Protection Regulation became enforceable on May 25, and it has rewritten the ground rules for many companies regarding how they acquire, store and manage information, as well as what they say about it to...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Fresh Perspective On Expert Selection

    An expert is a story teller, one who must be qualified and persuasive to a broad universe of listeners that may include a judge, an agency, an arbitrator or a jury, as well as “secondary influencers,” such...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Why Senior Executives Are Prime Targets For Cyber-Attack

    The valuable information they possess, plus the fact they have influence in their organizations, means that cyber-criminals get more “bang for their buck” when they go after the most senior executives. This post from CyberVista explains why...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • All The Nasty Things That Malware Can Do (To Your Website)

    Malware, most commonly understood as an infection of a device, can also refer to something that affects a website. What can happen? This post from cybersecurity company SiteLock runs through the litany, from crude defacements and “redirects,”...

    • Posted 1 month ago
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  • Investigations Post #MeToo

    The #MeToo movement has changed what’s expected from an internal investigation of a sexual harassment claim. Every situation and employer is different, but previous assumptions – notably assumptions about privilege and confidentiality – may need to be...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Unconscious Bias In The Workplace

    Unconscious bias in the legal industry may affect recruiting, work assignments, pitch opportunities, and selection of outside counsel as well as staff for internal projects. Before it can be eliminated, unconscious bias must first be recognized. In...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Law Firm Fined $30K For Firing Pregnant Legal Assistant

    A Colorado law firm has settled a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for $30,000. According to a press release from the EEOC, the firm fired a legal assistant approximately ten days after...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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