Exterro's E-Discovery Breakdown

The world of E-Discovery is constantly changing – let us break it down for you with a weekly dose of News, Resources, Case Law, and Humor, all written in a concise and easy to understand format.

Sound E-Discovery: Attorney and E-Discovery Expert Marc Fulkert on the Important Role Custodians Play in the E-Discovery Process

Created on June 22, 2011

We continue our weekly e-discovery audio series with an excerpt from our interview with attorney Marc Fulkert.  Marc is an Associate in Jones Day’s Columbus, Ohio office.  He focuses on complex commercial litigation and devotes a significant portion of his practice to e-discovery issues. He has counseled clients on litigation hold issues, e-discovery readiness, and reducing e-discovery costs.  Marc speaks frequently on a variety of e-discovery issues and is considered among the foremost experts on the topic.  In this audio... Read More

E-Discovery Malpractice: Major Law Firm Sued for Failure to Supervise Contract Attorneys

Created on June 16, 2011


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J-M Manufacturing Company, Inc. v. McDermott Will & Emery Take note law firms and in-house legal departments: outsourcing legal work may not transfer liability in electronic document review from the supervising party to the contracted party. On June 2, J-M Manufacturing (JM) sued its former representing legal counsel, McDermott Will & Emery for e-discovery legal malpractice, on the grounds that they produced 3,900 privileged documents in a pending lawsuit. JM's opposing counsel now refuses to return or destroy JM's privileged... Read More

Sound E-Discovery: Attorney Marc Fulkert Discusses the Importance of "Co-opetition" Among Attorneys in the E-Discovery Process

Created on June 15, 2011

We continue our weekly e-discovery audio series with an excerpt from our interview with attorney Marc Fulkert. Marc is an Associate in Jones Day's Columbus, Ohio office. He focuses on complex commercial litigation and devotes a significant portion of his practice to e-discovery issues. He has counseled clients on litigation hold issues, e-discovery readiness, and reducing e-discovery costs. Marc speaks frequently on a variety... Read More

Plaintiffs in Antitrust Case Must Pay Over $360,000 in E-Discovery Costs

Created on June 8, 2011

By Mike Hamilton ATTENTION LEGAL PLAINTIFFS: make sure to only request relevant electronically stored information (ESI) within litigation discovery when negotiating in 26(f) Conferences or else if you happen to lose be ready to pay the prevailing defendant's e-discovery bill. Case in point, Race Tires America, Inc. (RTA) v. Hoosier Racing Tire Crop. (HRT). After ruling in favor of co-defendants HRT and Dirt Motor Sports, Inc. (DMS), the United States District Court in Pennsylvania made the losing plaintiffs, RTA, pay more... Read More

Sound E-Discovery: Attorney and E-Discovery Expert Marc Fulkert on Important Cases

Created on June 8, 2011

We continue our weekly e-discovery audio series with an excerpt from our interview with Marc Fulkert. Marc is an Associate in Jones Day's Columbus, Ohio office. He focuses on complex commercial litigation and devotes a significant portion of his practice to e-discovery issues. He has counseled clients on litigation hold issues, e-discovery readiness, and reducing e-discovery costs. Marc speaks frequently on a variety of e-discovery issues and is considered among the foremost... Read More

Sound E-Discovery: Attorney Marc Fulkert on the E-Discovery Process and Major Challenges

Created on June 2, 2011

We continue our weekly e-discovery audio series by bringing you a conversation with Marc Fulkert. Marc is an Associate in Jones Day's Columbus, Ohio office. He focuses on complex commercial litigation and devotes a significant portion of his practice to e-discovery issues. He has counseled clients on litigation hold issues, e-discovery readiness, and reducing e-discovery costs. Marc speaks frequently on a variety of e-discovery issues and is considered among the foremost experts... Read More

Exterro's New E-Discovery Solution Fusion Zeta Generating Buzz

Created on May 24, 2011

Exterro yesterday officially launched Fusion Zeta, the new data management layer of its integrated solution suite. Here are some excerpts from what news organizations are saying about the release: Exterro Adds Zeta Data Management Tool to Exterro Platform (Law Technology News): From the ground up, the Exterro platform includes a workflow engine, collaboration framework, and a vault for electronically stored information, as well as software modules for data mapping, legal hold, and workflow management. Zeta adds the... Read More