Mary Mack

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  • Monday, March 26, 2012
      Editor: Mary, what is the most significant eDiscovery development affecting corporate ESI? Mack: The pendulum is swinging hard in the direction of reduced costs for eDiscovery. We can see this taking shape in the form of “self-help” initiatives by corporate counsel and CIOs; law firms rethinking their approach to eDiscovery models (...
  • Thursday, September 1, 2011
    Editor: How aware are U.S. companies of the requirements and scope of the UK Bribery Act? Mack: In my experience companies are not yet fully aware of the reach of the UK Bribery Act (the "Act"). Like with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the FCPA, the magnitude of the law will take some time to really sink in for most, although there...
  • Monday, August 1, 2011
    Editor: Given the rapid development of eDiscovery and related technology, what steps is ZyLAB taking to assure that your clients are taking advantage of the most effective and economical cutting-edge technologies with respect to various aspects of Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) and the stages of ESI collection, preservation and production?
  • Tuesday, May 31, 2011
    I was privileged to participate in this webcast with Anthony Diana and Craig Ball, both esteemed colleagues and leading experts in eDiscovery. ZyLAB applauds Anthony Diana and Mayer Brown LLP for their dedication to pro bono work, which sets the standard for professional service to non-profit organizations.
  • Monday, February 28, 2011
    Editor: You have recently returned from LegalTech, where Gonzalo de Cesare was a keynote speaker. What are some of the key takeaways from that session?
  • Monday, May 3, 2010
    Mary Mack has more than 20 years' experience delivering enterprise-wide e-discovery, managed services and software projects with legal and IT departments in publicly held companies. Follow her on Twitter (@mackmary) and on her blog, Sound Evidence, on DiscoveryResources.org (www.discoveryresources.org). She is a co-author with Carole Basri of eDiscovery for...
  • Sunday, October 4, 2009
    With all of the rapid changes and court rulings to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure regarding e-discovery, it can become a challenge to keep track of what's happening at the state level as well. My colleague, Thomas Y. Allman, regularly provides updates to the state e-discovery rules that we publish on the Fios website (www.fiosinc.com). I thought I'd...
  • Tuesday, September 1, 2009
    Federal Rule of Evidence 502, giving blanket privilege protection for clawbacks signed by a federal judge, was enacted by Congress last year. This year, Congress has several bills pending that will impact costs and risks of e-discovery, some positively and others negatively. S.445, the Attorney-Client Privilege Protection Act of 2009 sponsored by Senator...
  • Tuesday, March 31, 2009
    Editor: What are the biggest cost drivers today when it comes to litigation and e-discovery?
  • Monday, December 1, 2008
    Editor: Some have likened the impact of the financial crisis to the mushroom cloud of a nuclear bomb, with the financial services industry at the point of impact. Has that radioactive cloud of litigation spread to other industries?