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E-discovery – A framework for selecting the right solution

The digital universe is growing at an exponential rate—expected to reach 175 Zettabytes by 20251—creating a big, expensive problem for litigators and internal investigators who are tasked with mining through increasingly massive troves of documents. Although there are many solutions for document review, conducting thorough vendor evaluations is a challenge. This paper is designed to […]

Introduction to Data Subject Access Requests

The introduction of new regulations creates obstacles for lawmakers worldwide and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was no exception. New challenges include: The elimination of the cost barrier for a data subject to submit a DSAR in most circumstances; The need for a request to be in writing has been removed, making oral […]

On-demand webinar: Automate the review process and increase efficiency

Modern communications and the proliferation of mobile devices have completely changed the game of discovery. Data sizes and file types continue to increase, while organizations have the added pressure to work more efficiently and keep costs down. Enter Everlaw. The Everlaw platform combines speed, security, and ease-of-use into a unified, comprehensive platform that unlocks the […]

On-demand webinar: Navigating Ediscovery Vendor Evaluations

Selecting an ediscovery platform is a time-intensive, headache ridden process that extends beyond comparing feature by feature. With countless options on the market, buyers often find themselves lost in their journey to find the best solution for their firm or enterprise. Everlaw has teamed up with IT and legal professionals to educate buyers on how […]

Webinar: Get up to speed on the Everlaw platform

Modern communications and the proliferation of mobile devices have completely changed the game of discovery. Data sizes and file types continue to increase, while organizations have the added pressure to work more efficiently and keep costs down. Enter Everlaw. The Everlaw platform combines speed, security, and ease-of-use into a unified, comprehensive platform that unlocks the […]

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There have been several changes to the planning system in recent months, reflecting the response to Covid-19 and most recently in support of the Prime Minister’s evocation to ‘build, build, build’.

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The Department for Social Security or more commonly referred to as ‘DSS’, was the government department responsible for providing benefit payments. The department was however replaced in 2001 by the Department of Work and Pensions. In the case of Rosie Keogh v Nicholas George Ltd, the complainant contacted a local letting agent regarding a property […]

Swiss Federal Supreme Court follows the practice of EPO’s Board of Appeal on singling out

In a recent decision (4A_613/2019, 11 May 2020), the Swiss Federal Supreme Court (Supreme Court) followed the practice of the Board of Appeal of the European Patent Office (EPO) as it held that the singling out of single features from two separate lists of features and therefore the combination of these  two specific features constitutes an extension of the subject-matter of the patent application leading to its nullity.

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