Under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (HSR Act), parties to a merger, tender offer, or other acquisition that meets a certain minimum threshold (currently $84.4 million) must file a “Notification and Report Form” with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Antitrust Division of … Read more about Responding to HSR Second Requests: A 5-Step eDiscovery Readiness Plan
The Post-GDPR Era Begins
What’s happened since the GDPR became effective? And what does it mean for U.S. eDiscovery? Hear that? It’s the sound of thousands of companies breathing a sigh of relief: May 25, 2018, the effective date for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), has come and gone—and much like Y2K, … Read more about The Post-GDPR Era Begins
The GDPR Is Coming—Are You Ready?
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect on May 25, 2018. This regulation unifies the various European data privacy laws, providing unprecedented penalties—20 million Euros or 4 percent of annual corporate turnover, whichever is greater—for egregious … Read more about The GDPR Is Coming—Are You Ready?
Security Considerations for eDiscovery Software
As businesses generate more data and developers create better security measures to protect it, hackers have also grown more sophisticated and clever. Indeed, 2017 was jam-packed with high-profile data breaches, from Equifax to Yahoo! to voter registration data. And in 2018, maintaining security will … Read more about Security Considerations for eDiscovery Software
Choosing the Right eDiscovery Software
Are you using the right eDiscovery platform for your business? If you’re doing any part of your eDiscovery in-house—or if you’re tired of paying too much to have outside counsel or a vendor do it for you—you want to make sure that you’re using software that gives you the most bang for your buck. … Read more about Choosing the Right eDiscovery Software