Litigation Service Providers

Product Review of The Global Discovery Network from Global 7 Technologies

February 1, 2014 // 4 Comments

As promised in my article titled, “eDiscovery in the Cloud,” posted on January 23, 2015, following is a product review of the Global Discovery Network (GDN), a new generation cloud based Information Governance and eDiscovery platform from Global 7 Technologies (G7T).  G7T positions GDN as a multi-language Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) based […]

DTI Acquires Applied Discovery

January 16, 2014 // 1 Comment

ATLANTA, GA — (eDiscovery Times) — 01/16/14 — DTI (, the nation’s largest privately held independent provider of e-discovery, legal process outsourcing and facilities management services, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Applied Discovery, one of the most established e-discovery brands in the market. Since its founding in 1998, Applied Discovery […]

Framework for Building and Running a Successful eDiscovery Services, Technology and Consulting Practice for 2013 and Beyond

January 25, 2013 // 1 Comment

Over the past 5 years I have spent an inordinate amount of time with the General Counsel (GC) and Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and their staffs from the Global 1000, Litigation Partners and their staffs from the AMLaw250, litigation service providers, litigation consulting firms and litigation technology providers.  During this […]

How One Man Conquered the Litigation Services and Technology Industry: Part II

January 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

Lucas Mageno’s journey from building a litigation services empire to developing industry leading eDiscovery software As the founder of iDiscover Global and Capitol Digital Document Solutions, Lucas Mageno has had a long term and visible impact on shaping the litigation technology and services industry in the United States.  However, you may be surprised to learn […]

How One Man Conquered the Litigation Services and Technology Industry: Part I

January 15, 2013 // 1 Comment

The Lucas Mageno Journey From Southern California Rock Bands to Furniture Sales to Litigation Services As the founder of iDiscover and Capital Digital Document Solutions, Lucas Mageno has had a long term and visible impact on shaping the litigation technology and services industry in the United States.  However, you may […]

Is there a Litigation Services Pricing Controversy?

December 20, 2012 // 3 Comments

A recent post titled, “eDiscovery Leader Featured in Forbes,” appears to have inadvertently caused some controversy in the litigation services market.  The post was based upon an online article that recently appeared on the Forbes site titled, “Abtin Buergari’s Modus Disrupts “Corrupt” eDiscovery Business,”  where Abtin Buergari, CEO of  Modus, stated that Modus […]

eDiscovery Leader Featured in Forbes

December 18, 2012 // 1 Comment

Modus offering Fixed Pricing in Response to Confusing and Controversial Business Practices within the eDiscovery Market In a December 17, 2012 article on the Forbes site by Bruce Rogers, titled, “Abtin Buergari’s Modus Disrupts “Corrupt” eDiscovery Business,” Mr. Rogers states that Abtin Buergari, founder and CEO of eDiscovery service and […]

ABA Issues Formal Opinion 08-451 Outlining SOPs for Outsourcing Litigation Services

August 28, 2008 // 0 Comments

On Monday, the American Bar Association (ABA) Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility released a statement regarding a new ethics opinion (Formal Opinion 08-451), which concludes that U.S. lawyers can outsource legal and nonlegal work provided that they adhere to ethics rules regarding competence, supervision, protection of confidential information, […]

Proactive Enterprise eDiscovery Should be a Standard Business Practice

January 18, 2008 // 0 Comments

With the changes in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure at the end of 2006 along with the subsequent and associated sanctions and law suites, corporations that face litigation on a fairly regular basis should consider treating proactive ediscovery as a standard operating processes vs. a series of discrete events. […]

Local Copy Shops in the New eDiscovery Paradigm

November 13, 2007 // 0 Comments

Historically, small to medium sized local Litigation Service Providers built very lucrative and sustainable business models around providing dependable and personal paper copying and imaging services for their local legal markets. Friday morning Doughnuts for the paralegals, golf outings for the partners, an occasional tradeshow boondoggle for the associates, and […]