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Brittany is a consultant at Lighthouse. Her background includes ediscovery project management support on a wide variety of regulatory, civil, and criminal investigations. She has supported clients in the financial services, government contracting, retail, and pharmaceutical industries.

Minimizing Your Case’s Risk: Defensible US Collections

Published Mon, August 21, 2017 by Brittany Roush

Not surprisingly, almost on a daily basis, I receive questions about what constitutes a defensible collection within the United States. This question is usually specific to how a client can limit the amount of data being collected and processed, while still meeting discovery obligations. In addition, I will often receive questions on whether or not in-house resources can be leveraged to avoid the cost of engaging outside collection vendors. In this article, I’ll dive into both issues and their solutions.

Starting Your Case Out on the Right Foot – 4 Ways to Ensure Collections Are Done Right

Published Mon, August 14, 2017 by Brittany Roush

Tell me if this sounds familiar. Litigation has been looming for months, and one day a subpoena drops on your plate. The deadlines are tight. Maybe it’s a second request and there are only six weeks to comply. Suddenly, everything has to happen at once. Outside counsel and vendors have to be engaged, teams have to be formed, processing and production specs have to be finalized, and data has to be collected. In the midst of this excitement, data collection resources are deployed to an on-site location to collect from multiple custodians and...

Legaltech 2017 – Redefining How eDiscovery is Handled

Published Thu, March 16, 2017 by Brittany Roush

Every year thousands of legal professionals descend upon New York City to attend Legaltech, one of the largest legal conferences held in the US. The conference’s purpose is to provide an in-depth look at current and future technological advancements in the marketplace, and provide a forum to discuss current hot topics in the legal industry. This year, there were over 10,000 registrants, 200 speakers, and 10 educational tracks, not to mention the multi-floored exhibition hall which showed off new and familiar offerings from vendors and...

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