CLE Webinars

  • Preservation Letters: Identifying Data Sources

    November 2, 2021 10:00 am PT

    Presenter: Tom Plunkett – Director, Digital Forensics

    Writing an effective and thorough preservation letter involves identifying all the available data sources pertinent to your case. This webinar will teach you how to find those data sources, as well as triangle agreement protocol and how it will help you gain access to data otherwise difficult to obtain. This activity is approved by the State Bar for 1 hour of credit towards the Minimum Continuing Legal Education requirements.

  • Ethical Duties and Electronically Stored Information

    November 23, 2021 10:00 am PT

    Presenter: Brian Chase – Director, Digital Forensics

    This CLE presentation covers electronic discovery and the related ethical duty of competence. Drawing on guidance from the State Bar, recent e-discovery cases, and our own experience assisting attorneys, the presentation outlines the main risks to counsel and client of failing to properly understand e-discovery obligations in litigation. This activity is approved by the State Bar for 1 hour of Ethics credit towards the Minimum Continuing Legal Education requirements.

  • Identification and Preservation of Electronically Stored Information

    December 7, 2021 10:00 am PT

    Presenter: Tom Plunkett

    Electronically stored information (ESI) in litigation has changed significantly in recent years. Once almost exclusively digitized paper records and email archives, the varieties of ESI have multiplied exponentially. Similarly, the locations where ESI are stored are more numerous than ever, including mobile, cloud, and IoT. The result is a complex effort to find and collect relevant data in whatever location or format it is stored. This presentation covers these technical topics from the perspective of the legal practitioner, highlighting the key factors an attorney should consider to ensure that all relevant data has been identified and preserved. This activity is approved by the State Bar for 1 hour of credit towards the Minimum Continuing Legal Education requirements.

  • Cellphone Forensics: Applications in Discovery and Investigations

    December 21, 2021 10:00 am PT

    Presenter: Brian Chase – Director, Digital Forensics

    Cellphones represent one of the fastest-changing areas of legal practice. Mobile device evidence is more important than ever, thanks to the rapid evolution of the technology and the way this evidence is treated by the courts. Touching on important recent cases, technology developments, and ArcherHall direct experience advising attorneys, this presentation provides up-to-date guidance on the application of cellphone forensics in litigation, investigations, and other legal matters. This activity is approved by the State Bar for 1 hour of credit towards the Minimum Continuing Legal Education requirements.