New ABA Book Reviews the Best Electronic Discovery Tools for Lawyers
CHICAGO, May 30, 2012 – As organizations create increasing amounts of digital data, electronic discovery costs for lawyers can skyrocket. For firms with limited technology budgets, or cases with small amounts of electronically stored information, e-discovery can be challenging. Electronic Discovery for Small Cases offers effective, budget-friendly solutions for collecting, viewing and analyzing electronic evidence that will benefit any litigator. With an overview of e-discovery techniques and extensive reviews of software products, this book will help you:
- Determine if you should collect ESI yourself or hire a consultant;
- Select the best—and most user-friendly—collection tool for your budget;
- Make the most of your e-discovery software with step-by-step guidance;
- Process, view, search and analyze a mixed collection of files;
- Learn about affordable cloud-based applications for litigation support;
- Publish a searchable document collection on a CD, DVD or flash drive;
- Work with electronic records at mediation, arbitration or trial; and
- Learn about emerging ESI trends.
The book was co-written by Bruce Olson, president of ONLAW Trial Technologies LLC, in Appleton, Wis., and Tom O’Connor, a nationally known consultant, speaker and writer in the area of computerized litigation support systems.
The ABA Law Practice Management Section is a professional membership organization providing resources for lawyers and other legal professionals in the core areas of the business of practicing law – marketing, management, technology, and finance – through its award-winning magazine, webzines, educational CLE programs, website and publishing division. For more than 30 years, LPM has established itself as a leader within the legal profession by producing ABA TECHSHOW, the world’s premier legal technology conference and expo, and through its publishing arm, which has more than 90 titles in print.
With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is the world’s largest voluntary professional membership organization. As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.
Title: Electronic Discovery for Small Cases
Publisher: ABA Law Practice Management Section
Product Code: 5110733
Size: 7 × 10
Orders: 800.285.2221 or www.ShopABA.org
Editor’s note: Review copies are available by sending an email to Lindsay Dawson at Lindsay.Dawson@americanbar.org. If you publish a review of this book, please send tear sheets or a copy for our files to Lindsay Dawson, American Bar Association, Book Publishing, 321 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654.