Ricoh's Intelligent eDiscovery Blog

Breaking Down Assumptions About Active Learning

Apr 26, 2021 2:56:20 PM | Joe Evangelista

As a Relativity MasterI spend a lot of time working with customers to find the best solutions for their unique needs. Often, during our discussions, the topic of Active Learning (AL) comes up. But what exactly does ‘using AL’ entail? Over the past few years, I have heard a lot of assumptions about document review technology — particularly, what it can do and cannot do. Today I’m breaking down the top five assumptions about AL.

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Topics: Relativity, Intelligent Review

Finding Needle(s) in Your Haystack: How to Make the Most of Relativity’s Highlighting Function

Apr 19, 2021 9:02:35 AM | Michael Morey

When searching for a needle in a haystack, having a big red sign that points directly to the needle would go a long way. In eDiscovery (and in particular, Relativity), highlighting has become a supercharged tool that allows reviewers to quickly and easily pick out the most important information that should be marked as ‘potentially relevant’ or ‘privileged’. Take it a step further, and you can even set up your highlighting function to automatically pre-determine terms and keywords in just a few clicks.

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Topics: Relativity, Intelligent Review, Michael Morey

5 Questions With... Ian Sinclair of Ricoh eDiscovery

Apr 15, 2021 9:37:04 AM | Marketing

Ian Sinclair specializes in eDiscovery and has directed all stages of the discovery process, from initiating legal holds and conducting document collections to presiding over the legal review process. In his role as Manager of Review Services at Ricoh eDiscovery, Ian is dedicated to leveraging technology to improve workflows, diminish costs and faithfully recommends new software functionality to his clients.

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Topics: Relativity, Intelligent Review, 5 Questions With...

Seeking the Right Support for Your Supplementary Information Requests

Apr 6, 2021 11:07:51 AM | Sean Lynch

When undergoing a merger or acquisition (M&A), it is common for the Canadian Competition Bureau to issue a Supplementary Information Request (SIR) if it is perceived there could be a negative effect to the competitive landscape in the area of the combined businesses. For example, the Bureau concluded Metro’s $4.5 billion acquisition of the Jean Coutu Group in 2018 would likely lead to substantially higher prices or decreases in services related to medications and other pharmacy products in eight regions across Quebec. As a result, Metro agreed to sell properties or leases to another party as part of the deal.

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Topics: Intelligent Review, Sean Lynch, eDiscovery Solutions

Conducting an Analytics-Based Document Review? Consider These Three Factors First.

Mar 30, 2021 11:05:18 AM | Jessica Lockett

Gone are the days of relying solely on time-consuming, linear, eyes-on review. Not only does leveraging advanced analytic tools result in impressive time savings, but it can also help you save significantly on review spend. A win-win for both you and/or your clients.

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Topics: Intelligent Review, Jessica Lockett

Berry Picking Our Way Through Information Governance, Document Collection and Data Reduction

Mar 10, 2021 9:00:00 AM | Ian R. Sinclair

Dust off your work boots! We’re going berry picking.

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Topics: Intelligent Review, Ian Sinclair

The Four Prerequisites of Automatic Redaction (Complete With Beyoncé Examples)

Feb 24, 2021 4:33:56 PM | Ian R. Sinclair

Redaction of privileged content or personal information is commonplace before documents are produced to an external party. Manual redaction has predominated throughout my 10 years in eDiscovery, but, as of late, automatic redaction tools are gaining ground. Yet, in my experience with the current tools, automatic redaction should be relied upon in limited (or specialized) circumstances and, often, require extensive eyes-on quality control.

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Topics: Intelligent Review, Ian Sinclair, eDiscovery Solutions

Intelligent Review: 6 Facts About Our Team of eDiscovery Review Lawyers That You Probably Didn't Know

Nov 9, 2020 3:20:27 PM | Marketing

Over the past several weeks, we've been sharing a number of stats and facts about our team of over 250 eDiscovery review lawyers on LinkedIn and Twitter

Here are six facts about our team that you may not already know:

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Topics: Intelligent Review

Intelligent Document Review in Five Easy Steps

Sep 23, 2020 9:46:31 AM | Marta Young

If you have never worked with a third-party document review provider, you likely have a lot of questions. How is data transferred? How long does it take? And, perhaps most importantly, will you still have control of the project?

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Topics: Intelligent Review, Marta Young

How to Effectively Manage Your Document Review Remotely

Jun 25, 2020 10:56:15 AM | Jessica Lockett

While many businesses are starting to slowly re-open, for most lawyers and law firms it has been “business as usual” with a (home office) twist. By now, you are getting into the groove of virtual meetings, an increasingly paperless practice, and being flexible in the face of the unprecedented personal constraints not only yourself but on your colleagues and clients.

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Topics: Intelligent Review