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Robert Hilson

Robert Hilson is a director at Logikcull. You can reach him at

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False certifications and phantom legal hold underlie Big Law malpractice suit

There are basically two types of malpractice: those that emerge from well-meaning mistakes and others that are akin to absentee parenting. Robert Hilson   |     15 Mar 2017

Confusion over internet basics leads to ruling all attorneys dread

And a dressing down from a judge who reasons that not even a clawback order can protect you from incompetence Editor's note: This post was authored by Logikcull's Alex Su, a former attorney. He can be reached a... Robert Hilson   |     10 Mar 2017

Protecting Data in the Age of Cybercrime: CLE Webinar Now Available

There's a common adage among cybersecurity professionals: data is at it's most vulnerable when it's in motion. Well, eDiscovery is a process of motion. And it's also a process of replication. Under the EDRM-dri... Robert Hilson   |     08 Mar 2017

How Law Firms Can Recoup the Costs of Subscription Services

Unless circumstances dictate otherwise, law firms typically pass through or "bill back" to the client the costs they incur to perform e-discovery services. This can be a hairy proposition for several reasons, n... Robert Hilson   |     28 Feb 2017

Weighing civil liberties vs. public safety in the fight for free information

This is the second part of the Logikcull interview with Michael Morisy, founder of MuckRock -- the public interest organization that helps people pursue government information through FOIA and other open record... Robert Hilson   |     24 Feb 2017

Logikcull-ACEDS March 23 CLE in Washington, DC: Register Now

Logikcull is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a CLE program on law firm data security on March 23 in Washington, DC. The DC Chapter of the Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists is co-hosti... Robert Hilson   |     20 Feb 2017

Wordpress hacks expose law firms' cyber-disconnect - and, perhaps, client data

Earlier this month, users of the popular Wordpress CMS were advised to upgrade to the latest version of the software to patch "an undisclosed critical vulnerability." At the sound of that dogwhistle, hackers po... Robert Hilson   |     17 Feb 2017

Full-Court Press: An Interview with MuckRock Founder Michael Morisy

Once primarily the domain of journalists, the issues of freedom of information and access to government records have in recent years grown in the greater public consciousness. These days, it's hard to find a ma... Robert Hilson   |     14 Feb 2017
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