The Most Important E-Discovery Metric: The Responsive Rate

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An essential step to improving quality and efficiency is to measure the effectiveness of the current process. Without measurement, we cannot evaluate the effect that new technology and process changes will deliver. For years, the e-discovery industry has focused on review speed (number of documents reviewed per hour). There is no doubt that the speed… Read more »

Cost of Document Review: The Elephant in the E-Discovery Room

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Anyone who has managed a litigation budget would agree that controlling the cost of litigation often seems like an impossible endeavor. Litigation budgeting has always been challenging because of the unpredictable nature of cases and the inescapable fact that you cannot control the burdens imposed by your adversary or the court (and sometimes your own… Read more »