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U.S. Courts Rule on Cellphone, Social Media Privacy

On June 22, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that police usually need a search warrant before trying to track a person’s movements using cellphone data, even though the data is in the hands of a third party. In a 5-4 decision in Carpenter v. United States, the court upheld an apparent widening of privacy rights in the digital age.

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The Benefits of Using Auto-Classification Software for Information Governance

It’s not enough for organizations to simply capture and store data and information. They also must synthesize and understand it so they can act on it. Most employees will lack the time, training, and information management skill set needed to classify and file things properly. This makes it challenging for information governance professionals to efficiently analyze organizational data. But, automated software exists that can help.

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In a new GDPR World, Information Governance's Time Is Now

Over the years, interest in Information Governance (IG) practices and related technology solutions within the legal industry has ebbed and flowed, primarily following the pattern of economic cycles.  We have reached a tipping point where another cycle of heightened interest from enterprise buyers is well underway.  And this time the benefits realized will live up to the hype resulting in sustained investment.

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How Mobile Devices are Changing eDiscovery

The importance of mobile device data in legal discovery, investigations, and other proceedings is ubiquitous and virtually indisputable. Mobile devices such as cellphones, smartphones, e-readers, and tablets pose a significant and unique challenge to the legal industry when it comes to the collection, searching, processing and production of electronically stored information for discovery. Read on for what you need to know when approaching mobile data collection for legal discovery.

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