The “Luddite” Lawyer: Will Lawyers Ever Embrace Technology?

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The “Luddite” Lawyer: Will Lawyers Ever Embrace Technology?

Doug Austin and Tom O’Connor



Technology Assisted Review (TAR) has been court approved for nearly seven years now and other technologies and approaches have been proven to save time and money while even improving quality within the discovery process. Yet, many lawyers still have yet to embrace these new technologies and approaches. Why, and what needs to happen to change things? This CLE-approved* webcast will discuss a lawyer’s ethical duty to understand technology, how to address today’s challenges and embrace approaches for addressing those technologies, pertinent case law regarding the use of technology and resources for more information. Topics include:

+ Ethical Duties and Rules for Understanding Technology
+ Addressing Discovery of Various Sources of ESI Data
+ Understanding the Goals for Retrieving Responsive ESI
+ Considerations and Challenges for Using Technology Assisted Review
+ Considerations for Form of Production
+ Key Case Law Related to Technology Challenges
+ Resources for Expanding Your Technical Expertise
+ Recommendations for Becoming Technology Competent
+ Resources for More Information

Presentation Leaders:

Doug Austin is the VP of Products and Professional Services for CloudNine where he manages professional services consulting projects for CloudNine clients. Doug has over 25 years of experience providing legal technology consulting, technical project management and software development services to numerous commercial and government clients.

Tom O’Connor is a nationally known consultant, speaker, and writer in the field of computerized litigation support systems. Tom’s consulting experience is primarily in complex litigation matters.

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