Changes to Family Court Appeal Books

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 10 May 2019

The Family Court of Australia is progressing toward the exclusive use of electronic Appeal Books. Family Law matters can be especially stressful for lawyers and their clients for whom the matter is deeply personal. This was the case for a recent client who came to us needing an electronic appeal book, in an expedited matter.

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The Evidence Collector that’s Always with You

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 1 April 2019

By David Kerstjens, Digital Forensics Lead

It is an integral part of our life these days and an item that is rarely further than arms reach. There are thousands of different models running various operating systems. With each year comes a larger device with the latest devices having a storage capacity of up to 512GB with expandable memory of another 512GB. As you would have guessed, I’m talking about mobile phones. 1TB is a lot of data but what sort of useable data can we get from a mobile phone?

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Court Book Preparation - Tips and Tricks

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 4 March 2019

By Brittany Willis, Global Appeal Book Manager

Good Court Book preparation is an essential support to the work of counsel in the courtroom, but they are often done incorrectly or may be missing entirely.

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Evidence Dos and Don’ts

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 1 February 2019

By Erick Gunawan, Head of Forensics

When dealing with data, whether it is for the purposes of IT governance, litigation dispute or internal investigation, always consider data as evidence.  Evidence that can ultimately end up in court and, as such, needs to be preserved and protected with a proper, forensically sound workflow.

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Royal Commission Readiness

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 18 December 2018

By Sarah Bell, Senior Business Development Manager

Given the increase of public scrutiny in relation to issues affecting the broader community, we are hearing more about Royal Commissions as a means of investigation.  Royal Commissions are the highest form of inquiry on matters of public importance which is why they are being considered in the public domain.

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The New Era of Arbitration

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 3 December 2018

By Mei Yong, Business Development Executive – Hong Kong

The Hong Kong arbitration landscape is set to change and evolve into a more streamlined, efficient model. We explore how innovation and technology is having a significant impact on this evolution.

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3 Ways Active Learning Will Change Your e-Discovery Review

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 30 October 2018

In this article, Ann Marie Lane from Relativity discusses how Active Learning, Relativity's recent addition to the Assisted Review workflow, can revolutionise how you run your review.

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How eTrials are Changing Australia's Judicial System

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 17 September 2018

By Elizabeth Miller, Head of eCourts

The Cowan trial of the Daniel Morcombe killer was an eTrial, one of a number that were running across 14 Queensland Courts as they began their electronic transformation process. Other states have followed suit, embracing not just electronic lodgements in the judicial system but also electronic presentation of materials and remote witness participation.

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Warrant Day! Do's and Dont's

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 3 September 2018

By David Kerstjens, Digital Forensics Lead

The Law In Order Forensics Team identify and preserve data for court dictated discovery or investigatory requests. Responding to these requests can raise risks and the job of our Forensics Team is to use defensible preservation methodologies and processes to mitigate these risks and reduce overall costs.

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How Technology Supports eArbitration in a Changing Global Environment

  • Blog Post
  • Posted on 31 August 2018

By Faraz Khan, Global eTrial Solutions Manager

Law In Order has observed a number of trends and changes in the arbitration space over the past few years. We have seen a growing reliance on technology to assist in conducting arbitrations, as arbitrations become globally more acceptable and enforceable in many jurisdictions worldwide.

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