X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
What’s in a leak? Electronic redaction, it seems, doesn’t always hide what it’s meant to hide. Also, a look at the dangers of data-wiping software, the strengths of call-center technology, and the ability of systems to search back in time.
• Copy, Paste, and Reveal It’s not so hard to uncover information that has been electronically redacted on a PDF document. For some sensitive data, the solution might be bringing back that old-fashioned black marker. • Searching Back in Time Nonnative data restoration, using a process that re-creates obsolete computer hardware and software systems, can be a faster and more efficient answer to electronic discovery. • If You’ve Got a Phone Firms that depend on call centers have a certain obligation to use technology that processes those calls quickly and efficiently. Nobody wants to be put on hold forever. • So Where’s That Contract? Document management systems can make the difference between profitability and failure in a law firm. After all, what good is work product that no one can find? • Strike Out, Cancel, Delete Data-wiping tools leave a trail. Even if the material itself is gone, the hard drive often shows evidence that the wiping tool was used. It’s a quick way to lose a case.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Benefits of a Digital Membership:

  • Free access to 1 article* every 30 days
  • Access to the entire ALM network of websites
  • Unlimited access to the ALM suite of newsletters
  • Build custom alerts on any search topic of your choosing
  • Search by a wide range of topics

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

 
 

ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.