Mobile devices and the Cloud, while designed to increase workforce productivity and optimize infrastructure, may also increase litigation risk and cost.
Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 17, 2014
iDiscovery Solutions, Inc. (iDS), an award-winning, global, legal technology expert services firm headquartered in Washington, DC, will be represented by two of their experts on a pair of panels at the Masters Conference Philadelphia event on July 22. The theme of the event, to be held at The Union League of Philadelphia from 11:30am-5:15pm ET, is “Preparing for the Present & Future: FRCP, Social Media, Big Data, & Privacy.” Known as some of the top thought leaders in the industry, iDS’ team of experts are often called upon to speak on e-Discovery, digital forensics, predicative analytics, Big Data, social media, and more.
Mr. Julian Ackert, a Managing Director at iDS, will take the podium as the moderator of the panel entitled, “Cloud Computing & Mobile Devices - How to be Prepared for Litigation.” The session begins at 1:15pm and will also feature Bryant Gauthier of BuckleySandler, Daniel E. Brewer of Drinker Biddle, and Tom Thompson of Duane Morris. This distinguished group will discuss the litigation pitfalls that may arise, and methodologies that can help avoid issues, as the corporate world relies more and more heavily on mobile devices and Cloud-based technologies.
“It’s great to be back in Philadelphia again with the Masters Conference,” said Mr. Ackert. “I’m excited to moderate this fantastic panel. Mobile devices and the Cloud, while designed to increase workforce productivity and optimize infrastructure, may also increase litigation risk and cost. We will delve into the discovery issues created by the explosion of these technologies.”
Mr. Brian Kim, a Senior Manager at iDS, will take part as a panelist on, “Predictive Analytics and Its Effect on Big Data.” The session, moderated by Dorothy Perillo of DuPont, begins at 2:30pm and will also feature Lana Schell, the Executive Director of Women in eDiscovery, and Andreae Selleck of DuPont. This group of experts will discuss Big Data, how to adopt a strong workflow around it, convincing clients and the courts of its benefits, and learning what it cannot do.
Please go to http://www.themastersconference.com to register for Philadelphia, see the full lineup of speakers and sessions, and to find out more information about the upcoming Masters Conference event in Washington, DC.
iDiscovery Solutions, Inc. (iDS) is an award-winning, global, legal technology expert services firm. Founded in Washington, DC in 2008 by industry veterans with more than 50 years of litigation and consulting experience combined, iDS provides consulting, data analytics, processing and hosting of electronically stored information (ESI), and expert services in the areas of electronic discovery, digital forensics, and enterprise applications. iDS also provides subject matter experts that testify as to how technology works, generally and specifically, within the context of litigation, investigations, and government inquiries.
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