Winston & Strawn goes head-to-head with e-discovery vendors

      20 July 2014 – An interesting piece in The Washington Post about Winston & Strawn: “Winston wants to compete head to head with e-discovery vendors such as FTI and

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Heads up to contract attorneys: the San Francisco Health insurance program

    16 July 2014 – We have been bombarded with emails about the San Francisco Health insurance program ever since word got out that several document review staffing firms in San Francisco

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The continuing saga of the Quinn Emanuel contract attorney case

  25 June 2014 – We have discussed the Quinn Emanuel contract attorney case … and the rash of attorney FLSA lawsuits where the claim is “I was only doing clerical work” theory …

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Machine vs Human translation – an update

    Gregory P. Bufithis, Esq. Founder/Chairman     The Posse List   30 May 2014– Ah, technology. So hard to keep up. Just on the medical front alone the cost of manipulating life’s

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The contract attorney overtime case against Skadden, Arps / Tower Legal has a new twist

    12 February 2014 – A big hat tip to Posse List member Matthew Green who has been following the Skadden/Tower Legal overtime suit. Matthew popped us a note and said: A very interesting

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In NYC starting tomorrow, LegalTech. If you are a contract attorney in the area, here is why you need to go. Plus tech guides for EVERYBODY.

For contract attorneys, the legal industry is as equal a threat as Voldemort was to Harry Potter 3 February 2014 – LegalTech NYC starts tomorrow and runs for 3-days. It’s at the New York Hilton.

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A world of seamless and immediate language translation gets closer

  25 January 2014 – “Literature is the opposite of data” wrote novelist Stephen Marche in the Los Angeles Times Review of Books last year. He cited his favorite line from Shakespeare’s

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Watson as a service: IBM preps artificial intelligence in the cloud, and e-discovery asks “can we have a bite?”

By:  Gregory P. Bufithis, Esq.   Founder/CEO 19 November 2013 – The biggest news last week was probably the IBM announcement that it was offering Watson’s machine-learning system in the cloud,

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Blind ads on Craigs List : should you send in your resume?

    25 October 2013 – In the past two weeks we have been swamped by Posse List members who have asked “should I submit my resume to a Craigs List ad when the employer is unknown?” We

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Is a blended document review rate of $466 per hour … um … excessive?

  23 September 2013 – We have done a fair amount of reporting on the In re Citigroup Inc. Securities Litigation, a shareholder lawsuit against Citigroup which involved a lot of guns and

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