Exterro's E-Discovery & Privacy Breakdown

The world of E-Discovery & Privacy 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.

Louisiana’s Database Security Breach Notification Law

Created on July 13, 2020


Demand Generation Manager, Exterro

Why This Privacy Law is Important: These amendments to Louisiana’s Database Security Breach Notification Law went into effect in 2018 with three major updates: The expansion of the definition of personal informationRequired notice to affected residentsNew data security and destruction requirements Overview/Status of Bill: Amended bill went into effect on August 1, 2018. Need to Know Information: Who it Applies To: This law is applicable to all organizations that “maintain computerized information” that conduct business in the state of Louisiana. Organizations are required to provide notification in the event of a breach... Read More

Friday Funnies: Exterro's Meme Series - Feelin' Good Edition

Created on July 9, 2020


European Marketing Director

Just make sure you're keeping track of all of the data that's being created from the proliferation of videoconferencing! Who says e-discovery isn't funny? If you're looking for an additional laugh, you can always visit our entire catalog of E-Discovery Memes and Cartoons, and feel free to share the fun with friends and colleagues. Remember, E-Discovery is always better when you have a sense of humor. Cheers! Read More

Piecing Together the eDiscovery “Puzzle” is More Challenging Than Ever

Created on July 8, 2020


Written by Doug Austin, Editor of eDiscovery Today. When I was a kid, I loved to piece together jigsaw puzzles. My attention span probably maxed out at puzzles that were 200 to 500 pieces and anyone who loves jigsaw puzzles knows that sometimes the pieces just don’t want to go together, or you get to the end and you find you may be missing a piece (if you’re lucky, it just fell on the floor and you can recover it).To give us something to do during the pandemic, my wife Paige and... Read More

Friday Funnies: Exterro's Meme Series - CCPA Eagle

Created on July 2, 2020


Marketing Specialist, Exterro

Happy Fourth of July everyone! Be safe and have a great time! Who says e-discovery isn't funny? If you're looking for an additional laugh, you can always visit our entire catalog of E-Discovery Memes and Cartoons, and feel free to share the fun with friends and colleagues. Remember, E-Discovery is always better when you have a sense of humor. Cheers! Read More

How to Thrive in Today’s Rapidly Changing Data-Focused Environment

Created on July 2, 2020


European Marketing Director

Organisations are facing increasingly complex challenges and rising business risk associated with non-compliance to new and existing privacy regulations, data breaches and cybersecurity attacks. But it is data that is tying everything together. The first step to protecting, using appropriately or eliminating information, is to know what you have, where you have it, why you have it and who you share it with. Without this basic foundation, you have limited chances of success achieving any Legal GRC (Governance, Risk and Compliance) objective. That is why a comprehensive and robust data inventory must... Read More

Social Media Posts: The New E-Discovery Battleground

Created on July 2, 2020


Director of Marketing at Exterro

Qandah v. St. Charles County (E.D. Mo. April 2, 2020) proves that E-Discovery professionals have been saying it for years: social media will be the new battleground for proving your case. This case gives us a glimpse into the painstaking ordeal it may take sides to agree on what and when relevant social media data is produced. Overview:In this case, involving misconduct of a correctional officer against a prisoner, the plaintiff alleges that the defendant deleted relevant Facebook posts and moved for spoliation sanctions.To prove that the defendant intentionally let another... Read More

Friday Funnies: Exterro's Meme Series - CCPA Story

Created on June 25, 2020


Digital Marketing Manager

And if you need a refresher, read The Comprehensive Guide to Complying with the CCPA. Who says e-discovery isn't funny? If you're looking for an additional laugh, you can always visit our entire catalog of E-Discovery Memes and Cartoons, and feel free to share the fun with friends and colleagues. Remember, E-Discovery is always better when you have a sense of humor. Cheers! Read More