Monthly Archives: December 2007

LDSI appoints Deborah Coram as UK MD

Legal Document Services International – LDSI – has appointed Deborah Coram as Managing Director of LDSI’s UK business operations. Deborah Coram has a legal background and practiced at two major Australian law firms. She was head of international business development … Continue reading

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An articled clerk in Gray’s Inn in the 1970s

An old name used by a web searcher stirs memories of typewritten lists of documents of long ago. I keep a close eye on the web statistics from my web site and blog. They tell me, amongst other things, what … Continue reading

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Australia updates Federal Court ediscovery rules

New court rules for handling electronic documents are expected in Australia before the end of 2007. They will bite on as few as 500 documents, there will be a court-appointed expert to manage cases, and there is a massive investment … Continue reading

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Commercial Court Long Trial Recommendations

The Report and Recommendations of the Commercial Court Long Trials Working Party was published on 6 December 2007. Its 83 pages deserve a closer look than time allows now, but we will have a quick summary of the passages relating … Continue reading

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Litigation insurers have an interest in eDisclosure

My heading is not a report that litigation insurers have actually shown an interest in electronic disclosure. They clearly have an interest, though, in the sense that their interests must lie in anything which has the potential to bring parties … Continue reading

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Victor Limongelli now CEO of Guidance Software

Guidance Software announced last week that Victor Limongelli has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. I met Victor at a conference in London earlier this year. He is easy to spot – an American executive who speaks knowledgeably about the English … Continue reading

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