Annika K. Martin Comments on Proportionality in Electronic Discovery to Sedona Conference Journal

Annika K. Martin Comments on Proportionality in Electronic Discovery to Sedona Conference Journal

Lieff Cabraser partner Annika K. Martin worked on the drafting team for “The Sedona Conference Commentary on Proportionality in Electronic Discovery,” which was recently published in The Sedona Conference Journal, Volume 18. Ms. Martin also serves on the Steering Committee of The Sedona Conference’s Working Group 1, which focuses on Electronic Document Retention and Production. [Read more…]

Lieff Cabraser Attorneys Attend the 11th Annual Sedona Conference Institute Program on eDiscovery: Discovery in a Dynamic Digital World

Lieff Cabraser Attorneys Attend the 11th Annual Sedona Conference Institute Program on eDiscovery: Discovery in a Dynamic Digital World

The 11th Annual Sedona Conference Institute Program on eDiscovery: Discovery in a Dynamic Digital World will be taking place in Houston, Texas from March 2-3, 2017. Lieff Cabraser partner Annika K. Martin is co-chairing this event, and will also be speaking on the panel, “Discovery from Overseas: Navigating the Turbulent Data Protection Regulation Waters.” Lieff Cabraser partner Jason L. Lichtman is also a featured panelist, and will be discussing “Privacy, Security, and Data Protection in Discovery.” [Read more…]

Annika K. Martin Appointed to Steering Committee of Sedona’s Working Group 1

Annika K. Martin Appointed to Steering Committee of Sedona’s Working Group 1

Lieff Cabraser partner Annika K. Martin has been appointed to the Steering Committee of Sedona Conference Working Group 1, the Electronic Document Retention and Production group. The Sedona Conference provides a forum for advanced dialogue on some of the most challenging issues facing our legal system today, and WG1’s focus is on eDiscovery and electronic document retention and production in the context of litigation, dispute resolution and investigations. [Read more…]

Lexi Hazam Speaks at Third Annual Innovation in eDiscovery Conference

Lexi Hazam Speaks at Third Annual Innovation in eDiscovery Conference

Lieff Cabraser partner Lexi J. Hazam will be speaking as a distinguished panelist at the Third Annual Innovation in eDiscovery Conference on January 22, 2016 at The City Club of San Francisco. Topics for discussion include: the 2015 Rules Amendments, Search Methodology and Technology, and New Forms of Communications and Data Protection. Sponsored by UnitedLex and organized by Sandpiper Partners, the panel will also feature three federal/state judges.

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The Revolution of Predictive Coding and ESI Protocol in Legal eDiscovery

Predictive Coding and ESI Protocol in Legal eDiscovery

Lieff Cabraser partner Annika K. Martin has written an in-depth review of predictive coding in legal eDiscovery for Trial Magazine. In an industry where time is precious, the utilization of innovative learning technologies that are novel in the field of litigation serves as a different way for lawyers to handle their cases in a more cost-effective, accurate, and timely manner. One such type of software approach is known as predictive coding. [Read more…]

Annika K. Martin Participates in the Innovation in eDiscovery Conference

Annika Martin Yale Club eDiscovery Conference

Lieff Cabraser partner Annika K. Martin has been selected to serve as a panelist at the second annual Innovation in eDiscovery Conference, sponsored by Sandpiper Partners, on December 9, 2015 in New York City at The Yale Club. Panel topics will include new amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP), the utilization of “smart devices,” and advanced methods of communication, data protection, social media, and privacy. Ms. Martin will be participating on the panels titled “How Will New Rule 26(b)(1) on Proportionality Impact Search and the Use of Search Technology?” and “New Forms of Communication and Data Protection.” [Read more…]

Annika K. Martin to Speak at eDiscovery Webcast

Annika K. Martin to Speak at eDiscovery Webcast

Lieff Cabraser attorney Annika K. Martin will be speaking at an October 8, 2015 webcast sponsored by ACEDS, the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists. As ACEDS notes, decisions about entering stipulated protocols regarding search methodologies have become critical, and often affect the course of discovery, impact the relationship between the parties, and influence the court’s perception of counsel and its client. [Read more…]