Recap of the University of Florida, Levin College of Law E-Discovery Conference

Tom O'Connor The 5th Annual University of Florida E-Discovery Conference was held on March 30th at the school’s Levin College of Law.   The conference has come to stand out in the eDiscovery field; it focuses on everyday practice problems and is accessible to a broader and more inclusive audience with live session web streaming. The everyday practice focus this year was on technical competence, featuring panels on new eDiscovery tools and their increasing impact and use both attorneys and judicial officials. Speakers … Continue reading

What Lawyers are Really Asking About eDiscovery Behind Closed Doors

Tom O'Connor I recently participated in the San Francisco Exchange program put on by Today’s General Counsel along with Bob Little, a marketing colleague at Advanced Discovery.  While I typically learn something of interest at industry events, the insights from this meeting were a bit more surprising.  First, a little background. The Exchange is a remarkable annual program held in six cities around the country; its distinction arises from it’s format.  Instead of the traditional – and passive - “talking heads” panel, … Continue reading

Advanced Discovery eDiscovery Expert and Relativity Master to Speak at Relativity Fest London

AD-logo_Bug_Only_RGB Annual conference designed to educate and connect the eDiscovery community in Europe LONDON and AUSTIN, TX — April 20, 2017 — Advanced Discovery, a leading global eDiscovery and litigation support provider, today announces Millnet eDiscovery consultant and Relativity Master Meagan Sauve will be speaking at Relativity Fest London taking place April 25, 2017, at 155 Bishopsgate, London. Millnet, an Advanced Discovery company, is the largest and longest-established UK-based eDiscovery and legal document services firm. Relativity Fest, formerly known as the Relativity Roadshow, … Continue reading

What eDiscovery Education Looks Like

Tom O'Connor Every year during its winter intersession, the Mississippi College School of Law in Jackson, Mississippi, offers a day course called Electronically Stored Information and E-Discovery.  The class is typically attended by a mixture of law students who are taking the course for credit and practicing attorneys who can take the course for 12 hours of CLE credit.  The law students will take a final exam – the practicing attorneys will not. The course is run by two outstanding legal minds. … Continue reading

Millnet Expert to Speak on Predictive Coding Case on Panels at LawTech Europe Congress

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On Monday and Tuesday, November 7-8, 2016, the annual LawTech Europe Congress will take place at the Management Centre Europe in Brussels.  This event provides a platform for discussion, networking and learning among experts in digital evidence, forensic investigations, data analytics, cyber security, and other law and technology topics.  Millnet, an Advanced Discovery company, is pleased to be a sponsor of the event. Additionally, Millnet Senior eDiscovery Consultant Kathleen Porter Kristiansen will appear on two panels discussing the landmark Pyrrho … Continue reading

Millnet Experts to Lead Roundtable at The Lawyer Conferences’ Upcoming “In-House Counsel as Business Partner”

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On Monday and Tuesday, November 7-8, 2016, The Lawyer Conferences will host its annual “In-House Counsel as Business Partner” event at The Montcalm London Marble Arch Hotel.  This event brings together in-house counsel from across the UK and Europe to focus on the evolving role of in-house counsel into business advisors and operational strategists, as well as lawyers.  Millnet, an Advanced Discovery company, is pleased to be a sponsor of the event. Additionally, two Millnet experts will be leading a … Continue reading

See You This Week at ILTACON16

Tom O'Connor ILTACON is of course the annual conference for the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA).  This year it is being held at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor MD, just south of Washington, DC, and across the Potomac from Alexandria, VA. Technically, the show opened last night on Sunday, August 28th, with the annual golf tournament, orientation sessions, and an opening reception that evening.  But, the Keynote and Educational Sessions start today on Monday, August 29th, and … Continue reading

Advanced Discovery Experts to Appear on Educational Panels at Upcoming ILTACON

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From Sunday, August 28, to Thursday, September 1, the International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), will hold ILTACON, “a four-day educational conference that draws on the experience and success of professionals employing ever-changing technology within law firms and legal departments.”  The conference will feature educational sessions in a variety of formats, including: hands-on, interactive audience participation, case studies, advanced curriculum, roundtables, lecture presentations and panel discussions. Advanced Discovery is proud to have experts participating as presenters in two of those sessions: … Continue reading

Advanced Discovery and McGuire Woods Co-Sponsor Educational Event: “Food Safety Challenges in an Era of Change”

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On Wednesday, September 21, 2016, McGuire Woods and Advanced Discovery will co-host an educational event in New York entitled “Food Safety Challenges in an Era of Change: How to Protect Your Food and Beverage Company, Your Customers and Yourself.”  The interactive half-day program is designed for food and beverage industry in-house counsel, regulatory affairs specialists, food safety officers, and industry COOs, and it will cover topics including: Food Safety Modernization Act update – The FDA’s new rules and requirements From … Continue reading

Millnet, an Advanced Discovery Company, Sponsors AvMA Clinical Negligence Conference

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On Friday and Saturday, July 1-2, 2016, Action against Medical Accidents will hold its 28th Annual Clinical Negligence Conference at the Hotel Brighton Metropole in Brighton, UK.  The two-day educational program will discuss the latest developments, policies and strategies in clinical negligence and medical law.  Millnet is proud to be a sponsor of, and exhibitor at, this educational event. About Millnet Millnet is leading the field in electronic document consultancy, processing and review. Incorporated in 1996, Millnet boasts a wealth … Continue reading