Email Evolved: Litéra Smart Send™

By: Joy HeathRush Today’s entry in the Truer Words were Never Spoken category: “Hitting ‘Send’ on an e-mail sometimes can be a bit daunting for a lawyer. Depending on the contents of the e-mail and its attachments, the e-mail might unintentionally disclose confidential client information or accidentally reveal it to the wrong person.” (John Ratnaswamy,…

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LegalTech 2016: To Mobility and Beyond!

By: Joy HeathRush It’s not even Christmas!  What are we doing talking about LegalTech 2016? Well, February will be here before we know it.  Plus, the best way to take advantage of the enormous number of resources available to you at LegalTech is to plan for what you want to see, hear, and learn. To…

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The Ekta Evolution

By: Joy HeathRush In the legal field, documents are the currency of business and the lifeblood that keeps an organization running. In the eDocument era, firms have struggled to establish and maintain an eMatter filing system that will meet the rising demand for convenience and expediency. Document management seemed like the answer.  Matter-based views of…

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The Outlook for and on Metadata

By: Joy HeathRush Metadact® You’ve heard those horror stories about metadata – that data hiding inside electronic documents. The word “metadata” first entered the technology vocabulary about 10 years ago, when the risks associated with the inadvertent disclosure of information from document metadata made front page news.  In 2006, two large law firms made (undesirable)…

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Metadact® – The Silent Protector

By: Joshua Davis The metadata epidemic has affected approximately 6 billion people, causing widespread panic in professional circles around the globe. Unknown to many, every time you use your computer, metadata rapidly generates. A simple formula calculates your metadata risk: how many words you type per minute, divided by total number of corrections you make,…

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New Year’s Resolutions in the Workplace!

By: Dawn Hudgins When December rolls around it crosses everyone’s mind… New Year’s Resolutions. Some make them and stick to them, others make them and file them in a drawer never to be viewed again and some like me, I don’t make them at all. Why do we make New Year’s resolutions anyway? Or at the…

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eLitigation Streamlines Traditional Legal Processes

By: Joshua Davis   With an average of 3 billion people online, the Internet has become a conventional tool in people’s daily lives. While an ostensibly encouraging statistic, showing that the Internet is a trusted medium for the exchange of information, this notion is far from reality. Most people are making a conscious or unconscious…

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Getting Back Time In My Day

Throughout my career, I’ve always sought out efficiencies, and not just efficiencies but effective efficiencies. You know those timesavers that allow me to gain time back in my day so that I can do what is most important to me. As I view it, efficiency isn’t effective unless it can get the job done in…

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Create a Safer Microsoft Outlook

Have you ever inadvertently sent a message to the wrong email address? Did you breathe a sigh of relief when you also forgot the (highly confidential) attachment? How about scrolling to the bottom of a long email thread only to find comments that really shouldn’t have been shared? Or replying to all as a Bcc.…

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