Three Ways To Manage The Challenge Of Multi-Lingual e-Discovery

Few aspects of e-discovery are more complex, expensive and daunting as discovery involving documents in foreign languages.  Let’s face it – e-discovery is a complicated process in English, let alone adding a multi-lingual element into the mix. Unfortunately, in a globalised economy, with cross-border disputes and international M&A deals happening every day, multi-lingual e-Discovery is […]

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What Lessons Can Law Firms Learn From Cambridge Analytica/Facebook Data Breach?

Although it is only April, there is little doubt the Cambridge Analytica/Facebook data breach will be one of the year’s biggest scandals.  It is now clear targeted ad campaigning on social media was used to influence voters in the Trump election campaign, and there is increasing evidence the same tactics were used by the Vote […]

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David Martin-Woodgate joins Lineal as Director of Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics.

Lineal has appointment David Martin-Woodgate as Director of cybersecurity and digital forensics. David has over 20 years of experience in Her Majesty’s Armed Forces working with communication technology and counter-cyber terrorism and 6 years in the private sector where he has focused on modernising cybersecurity systems and organising cyber-response teams. There is an increasing global […]

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Hackers – Every Law Firm’s Worst Nightmare

In January 2018, cyber-security company RepKnight revealed more than more than 1.2 million email addresses from some of the UK’s top 500 law firms are sitting in file dumps on the Dark Web[1].  In a white paper detailing how the information landed in the dark web, RepKnight stated the infiltration occurred via breaches of third-party […]

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A Guide To The Proposed Amendments To Part 31 Of The CPR

In 2016, in response to concerns regarding the excessive costs, scale, and complexity of disclosure, Sir Terence Etherton, the Master of the Rolls, established a Disclosure Working Group (“the Working Group”). Chaired by Lady Justice Gloster, the Working Group comprises of a wide-range of lawyers, judges, and legal experts. Because of the amount of disclosure […]

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Nuix is now utilised in-house at Lineal.

We are pleased to announce our use of Nuix, a powerful platform for unstructured data processing. Nuix software pinpoints the critical information organisations need to anticipate, detect, and act on cybersecurity, risk, and compliance threats. Lineal eDiscovery Project Manager Edward Turay commented on the Nuix engine’s processing power and wide-range of supported files, highlighting that […]

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