Ricoh's Intelligent eDiscovery Blog

Three Considerations for Outsourced Review

Aug 24, 2021 10:00:00 AM | Marketing

In a recently published ILTA article, Natasha Doucas, Business Development Executive – Legal Services, and Marta Young, Manager, Review Services, outline the three biggest factors to consider, at the outset of a large litigation, when it comes to outsourcing your review.

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Topics: Intelligent Review, Natasha Doucas, Marta Young

Why Using a Case Chronology Tool is Essential to Building your Best-Case Strategy

Aug 3, 2021 11:20:37 AM | Marketing

In a recently published ILTA post, Natasha Doucas, Business Development Executive – Legal Services, takes a deeper look at Relativity Case Dynamics and explains why good organization of case details is critical when building a strong case strategy.

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Topics: Relativity, Natasha Doucas

How we #ChooseToChallenge on IWD

Mar 8, 2021 11:29:00 AM | Marketing

Today, women represent nearly half of the Canadian labour force — an increase of over 25 per cent from the late 70s. Despite some incredible progress, there is still a disproportionate representation of women across technology-based industries. For example, Canada has the fifth largest workforce in Artificial Intelligence (AI), but women make up less than 25 per cent of those employed in the sector.

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Topics: Ricoh, Tamara Porter, Events and Sponsorships, Natasha Doucas, Jessica Lockett, Laura Clewley, Andrea Williams, Esther Labindao

5 Reasons Cleaning Your Data Should Be Your Top New Year’s Resolution

Jan 11, 2021 12:46:00 PM | Natasha Doucas

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on December 12, 2019. Updated and republished on January 11, 2021.

Bad data is typically categorized as erroneous, duplicative, personal or sensitive in nature, but there's more to it than that. Bad data can also be defined as anything that is stored in an outdated or non-functional legacy software, kept for the purposes of record keeping. Whether it’s the nature of its contents or how it’s being stored, most organizations are increasingly faced with managing the complexities of bad data. What’s worse, the practice of retaining dirty data can cost organizations billions of dollars each year if they are in violation of information and data management policies and procedures. 

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Topics: Natasha Doucas, Security and Privacy, Unstructured File Analysis

How to Manage Data and Organizational Risk

Dec 4, 2020 1:53:18 PM | Marketing

What data is your organization holding on to, where is it being stored and who has access? Those were the key questions the panel of legal tech pros investigated in our recent sponsored webinar with the Canadian Legal Innovation Forum on Managing Data and Organizational Risk

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Topics: Events and Sponsorships, Natasha Doucas, Contract Analysis

Unstructured Data: The Elephant in the Room

Jan 3, 2019 1:50:22 PM | Marketing

Understanding what data is being created, who has access to it, and what policies and procedures are in place is the only way to mitigate the risk of exponential data. But how can corporations take greater control of their unstructured data situation?

Natasha Doucas, Client Solutions Consultant at Ricoh eDiscovery, looks at three systemic issues that shed light on the challenges and considerations for remediation in her recent article for the BC Paralegal Association's (BPCA) Paralegal Press Newsletter.

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Topics: Natasha Doucas

Building a Business Case to Drive Change

Feb 1, 2017 4:26:01 PM | Natasha Doucas

Published on Canadianlawyermag.com is the article Get Ready for the Legal Tech Revolution! published by the General Counsel for Nissan Canada, Inc., Fernando Garcia.

Implementing change is one of the biggest challenges in managing a law firm or any organization. In order to drive change and for true impact and success of any new initiative, especially around technology, it is imperative to assess and calculate the ROI.

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Topics: Natasha Doucas