Heuristica Sponsors Families on Giving Tuesday

Heuristica Sponsors Families on Giving Tuesday

On Giving Tuesday this year, Heuristica was pleased to sponsor three families this holiday season.

 

Through Holiday Helpers the firm sponsored three single-parent families with a total of four kids ranging from 5 to 8 years old.

 

The firm’s Office Manager, Annalee O’Donnell, organized the initiative and took it upon herself to shop for gifts for all three families according to lists provided by them and also prepared a customized stocking for each person.  Annalee said “it’s been awhile since I shopped for little kids and I actually had to look some things up on the internet to see what they were.” … Read More

Felsky is Panelist on Sedona Canada Webinar

Felsky is Panelist on Sedona Canada Webinar

Martin Felsky will participate as a panelist on The Sedona Conference Webinar on The Sedona Canada Commentary on Privacy and Information Security for Legal Service Providers:  Principles and Guidelines.

 

The legal world’s reliance on technology has created incredible efficiencies and as a result, personal and confidential information (“PCI”) is more readily available and at greater risk of being compromised.  Law firms and legal service providers are targets by hackers and data thieves.

 

Law firms and legal service providers have heightened responsibilities to protect the information entrusted to them.  They are subject to the same federal and provincial statutory regulations regarding data privacy and data security as other business entities but are also subject to professional ethics rules regarding technological competence and client confidentiality.… Read More

Firm Sponsors Digital Evidence & E-Discovery Institute

Firm Sponsors Digital Evidence & E-Discovery Institute

Heuristica is pleased to sponsor the 9th Annual Ontario Digital Evidence and E-Discovery Institute on Monday, November 18th at the Ontario Bar Association Conference Centre in downtown Toronto.

 

This popular full-day program brings together leading experts to talk about the latest developments in ediscovery and digital evidence.  The faculty will focus on the lifecycle of an ediscovery project, e-trials, and the use of digital evidence beyond traditional civil litigation.

 

Attendees will:

 

  • gain practical insight to effectively manage electronically stored information
  • benefit from a close look into technology assisted review
  • learn how to choose the right technology
  • learn how best to work with a vendor
  • find out what is happening at Sedona Canada
  • learn how to manage the ethical issues that arise with digital evidence and when using technology in discoveries

The Institute is a joint program of the Ontario Bar Association, The Law Society of Ontario, and The Advocates’ Society.… Read More

Recognized as a Leader in Document Review

Recognized as a Leader in Document Review

For a second year in a row we are proud to have been selected by the readers of Canadian Lawyer magazine as a leader in Legal Process Outsourcing and Document Review.

 

Canadian Lawyer has just announced the winners of the 5th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards which are designed to give a voice to their readers to identify which vendors and suppliers are the best at what they do.

 

Crystal O’Donnell, Heuristica’s Founder and CEO, said she is “extremely proud that the firm has been recognized as a leader in document review for a second year in a row.  It is a clear acknowledgment from clients and peers that our unique process combining the most powerful technology with the most experienced team of Discovery Counsel in the country offers the best overall ediscovery solution.”… Read More

Heuristica is Premier Sponsor of The Advocates’ Society Fall Convention

Heuristica is Premier Sponsor of The Advocates’ Society Fall Convention

Once again, we are pleased to be a Platinum Sponsor of The Advocates’ Society Annual Fall Convention and excited to host the Closing Reception and Dinner on Saturday night.

 

This year the Society’s marquee conference is being held November 6th to 10th at the Rosewood Baha Mar in The Bahamas where attendees will enjoy collegiality and thought provoking CPD in an incredible setting.  As they say, “It’s always better in the The Bahamas“.

 

As always, Fall Convention will offer an exceptional CPD program with sessions such as:

 

  • A Lightning Round of Cases on the Cutting Edge
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • A Conversation with the Judiciary … The Judiciary in Progress
  • Connecting to Achieve Change
  • The Paperless Office

Additional highlights include discussions on “The Impact of Hurricane Dorian: A Discussion of Relief Efforts” and “Junkanoo: An Act of Advocacy” as well as a Keynote Address by Dr.Read More