Candice Chan-Glasgow Director, Document Review Services December 19, 2017 In a previous blog post “Estates in the Digital Age: Debunking E-Discovery Myths in Estate Litigation” we discussed the application of electronic evidence principles to estate litigation, and noted that electronic discovery principles are not limited to large scale commercial disputes. A recent Ontario Superior Court of Justice decision demonstrates, once again, that eDiscovery spans multiple areas of law. In Leitch v. Novac, 2017 ONSC 6888, the Applicant, Jennifer, filed an application for, amongst other things, spousal support, child support, and equalization of net family property. The parties separated on September
Heuristica is pleased to sponsor a webinar for the Trial Lawyers Association of BC entitled Practical Software Tips for a Digital Practice from 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM PT on Friday, December 8th. The webinar “aims to cut to the chase and discuss practical and effective technology solutions and tips that will improve the efficiency of your law practice, with a particular focus on document and information management, improving your bottom line and letting you focus on what’s most important.” Presented by Chilwin Cheng, Chilwin Cheng Law Corporation, and Jeremy Hessing-Lewis, Small Law, the webinar is offered as part of The Pacific
We’re thrilled to congratulate Candice on being elected Secretary of the Ontario e-Discovery Implementation Committee (EIC). Candice is Heuristica’s Director of Legal Review Services and leads our team of document review counsel. The Ontario E-Discovery Implementation Committee (EIC) is a committee of lawyers, judges, and legal technologists with a mandate of recommending, promoting, and implementing thought leadership, best practices, and law reform with respect to information management, discovery, litigation support, and paperless proceedings. For more information about the EIC please visit their web site here.
We’re pleased to sponsor and present the CBA/CCCA webinar “Successfully Managing eDiscovery: What In-house Counsel Need to Know” on November 22, 2017 from 12:00 to 1:30 ET. The webinar will provide in-house counsel with an understanding of how to successfully manage eDiscovery in a cost-effective manner. Topics to be covered include best practices and legal obligations, key functionality to consider in choosing an eDiscovery review platform, defensible eDiscovery processes and innovative review methodologies. The speakers include: Crystal O’Donnell, CEO and Senior Counsel, Heuristica Discovery Counsel Sharon Redding, Senior Specialist, eDiscovery, BCE Inc. Justin DeMerchant, Contracts Administration Director,