Closing The Loop

Judge Beeler: 'Sometimes lawyers don't know where stuff is kept'

When it comes to complex litigation, everything is bigger in California: the companies, the lawsuits, the trade secrets. Everything, that is, except the discovery disputes. Where most of the rest of the country... Robert Hilson   |     21 Jun 2016

Logikcull wins innovation award for mobile technology

We're excited to announce that Logikcull has won an ALM LegalTech Innovation Award for best mobile platform! Logikcull joins a prestigious group of winners that includes Google, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, N... Robert Hilson   |     17 Jun 2016

Is the billable hour responsible for the legal profession's supply-demand gap?

The idea that there are "too many lawyers" is a common misperception. In reality, there are too few lawyers but, at the same time, too many lawyers without jobs. This is how, to speak in the broadest terms, the... Robert Hilson   |     16 Jun 2016

This article on lawyer cybersecurity will scare you out of a malpractice suit

On the heels of reports of data breach at some of the most prominent -- and shadowy -- law firms in the world, and increasingly routine headline-making cyberattacks on household names, data security in the lega... Robert Hilson   |     10 Jun 2016

Millions of dollars are up for grabs because courts can't figure out if e-discovery costs are recoverable

Several years ago, when electronic discovery was still in its youth, federal courts wrestled mightily with the question of whether certain e-discovery costs can be recovered by parties who prevail at trial or w... Robert Hilson   |     07 Jun 2016

Court says, at $800 an hour, snail-paced doc review won't cut it

It's not uncommon for disputes to arise over fee padding or churning, where more hours are billed than the work justifies. With the rise of large scale discovery projects, often black holes within which it is e... Robert Hilson   |     01 Jun 2016

In-house attorneys dish on investigations hurdles and clashes with law firms

Earlier this month, Logikcull assembled a group of corporate counsel to discuss challenges they face when dealing with regulatory investigations, and to offer solutions for how those challenges can be overcome.... Robert Hilson   |     31 May 2016

Announcing FlexSearch: Our Most Powerful, Inclusive Search Engine Yet

We are very excited to make an announcement that's been in the making for more than a year.  Thanks to thousands of hours of engineering work and lots of sleepless nights, we today can introduce a powerful new ... Robert Hilson   |     25 May 2016
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