Technology Assisted Review Resources

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Technology Assisted Review for Corporate Legal: Applying Analytics in Everyday E-discovery

In a world where technology, AI and automation have penetrated nearly every facet of day-today life, it’s easy to take technological advancement for granted. Easy to assume that it has been embraced as intuitive, across all industries and business processes, to optimize efficiency and replace cumbersome manual work. In the legal field though, reality has not quite caught up to expectation. Despite significant advancements in legal technology, widespread judicial approval of machine-powered processes and a mass of proven benefits, advanced analytics and technology-assisted review (TAR) are still regarded by many lawyers as complex.

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Convincing Different Roles of TAR's Defensibility

More and more legal teams are using technology-assisted review (TAR) to expedite and lower the overall cost of their document review projects. Case law has illustrated the tool’s efficacy and its acceptance in the courts. Yet, some legal teams may still question its defensibility.


Understanding Technology Assisted Review: What To Use and Where

Technology Assisted Review (TAR) is discussed often but also difficult to fully grasp. It is referred to by many different names and comes with many nuances of what form to use and where. In this session, FTI's Depaak Chheda and Relativity's Bill Bailey share their deep knowledge and experience with TAR to help simplify approaches to use and reduce the intimidation factor.

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How Cartel Investigations are Evolving Alongside Data and Technology Advancements

Ashley Brickles recently participated in a cartels workshop hosted by Concurrences, alongside speakers from Herbert Smith Freehills, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), General Electric and the European Commission department for competition (DG COMP). The panellists comprised a diverse set of backgrounds and perspectives, which provided for a lively and educational session that covered procedural changes in cartel investigations, privacy concerns that have arisen in competition proceedings and the extent of the Commission’s investigatory powers.

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Roundtable Discussion: How a High-Stakes FTC Quick Look Inspired E-Discovery Workflow Innovation

The E-Discovery Consulting & Services practice within FTI Consulting’s Technology segment recently completed e-discovery for a Federal Trade Commission quick look as part of the second request for a merger between two healthcare industry companies. Using Brainspace’s Technology Assisted Review (TAR) model, the team developed novel workflows to enable efficient e-discovery in the face of a number of unique circumstances. We recently chatted with the team involved on the case, which was led by Senior Managing Director Wendy King and included Managing Director Jon Murdock and Senior Director Myron Williams, to understand how the matter was different from other second request inquiries. They discussed the challenges involved and shared details around the new workflows FTI developed as part of the engagement.

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FTI Consulting Leverages Innovative Analytics Workflows to Accelerate Healthcare Merger Second Request Ahead of Pandemic Shelter-In-Place Mandates

In a merger between two healthcare industry companies, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a quick look as part of the second request process. Working under a compressed timeline, outside counsel engaged FTI Consulting to quickly structure a review and stabilize the Brainspace Technology Assisted Review (TAR) model so the parties could determine the risk level of overproducing and prepare the dataset for production to the FTC. A first set of documents had been submitted to regulators, with a second production due just as the COVID-19 pandemic reached the U.S. and self-isolation orders were being implemented.

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The Lawyer - Global Litigation 50 Report, 2017

Technology is revolutionising the way lawyers practice their trade. To deliver the greatest value to their clients, legal professionals must know about the latest technological solutions.

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Budgeting for E-discovery: Understanding Pricing Models for Cost Control and Transparency

How to more effectively budget for an e-discovery program that best suits your needs.