Author Archives: jvanderheiden

Supporting CVLS in its pursuit of equal justice

By Eric Singer Equal justice is not necessarily the flashiest, most commonly discussed pursuit, but it is a critical one that demands attention, resources, and support. The poor and working poor families of the United States tend to fight from behind when faced with a legal issue, as they cannot afford the representation and consultation […]

The GDPR Will Crush All Unprepared Entities

by Michael D. Sarlo, EnCE, RCA, CBE, CCLO, CCPA I know, I know – that title might come across as hyperbole or sensationalism. However, there have been several relatively scary findings in recent studies that show the General Data Protection Regulation, which the European Union will implement May 25th, 2018, is a lingering juggernaut that […]

President Trump’s Cybersecurity Executive Order: What You Need To Know

by Alexander Gessen, CCE, EnCE, CISSP President Donald J. Trump signed and released the Presidential Executive Order on Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure last Thursday. This latest executive order will lead to several changes in the ways that the U.S. Government – and all its agencies – are expected to handle […]

HAYSTACKID Project Manager Spotlight: Christopher P. Hardy

Christopher P. Hardy is a Forensics Project Manager at HAYSTACKID. Chris boasts an encyclopedic knowledge of litigation support technologies, techniques, trends, and client pain points. This whiz kid, jack of all trades is well-known for his ability to tackle and complete any type of project in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible. Because he […]

German Privacy Legislation: What American Firms Need To Know

by Michael D. Sarlo, EnCE, RCA, CBE, CCLO, CCPA International privacy laws have been an unwieldy beast for years now, and only continue to evolve at a faster pace as time goes on. One of the greatest examples of this perpetual shift can be found in Germany, where lawmakers are poised to make several relatively […]

Mobile Phone Forensics: The 360-Degree Management Approach

by Michael D. Sarlo, EnCE, RCA, CBE, CCLO, CCPA There is no denying that mobile phone collections and forensics are becoming more common centerpieces of modern litigation. There is also no denying that many corporations, in-house legal departments, and law firms are simply not prepared for the eDiscovery implications of this trend. With eDiscovery costs […]

4 Lessons For Young Entrepreneurs

by Kevin D. Glass, HAYSTACKID President & CEO There might be no more challenging, rewarding, maddening, fulfilling, painstaking, or exciting profession in this world than being an entrepreneur. I remember the stress and strain that came with the sheer complexity of it all when I opened my first business like it was yesterday. At the […]

eCTD Deadline: Are you prepared?

by Michael D. Sarlo, EnCE, RCA, CBE, CCLO, CCPA Starting this Friday, May 5th, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will only accept New Drug Applications (NDAs), Abbreviated NDAs (ANDAs), and Biologics License Applications (BLAs) in the Electronic Common Technical Document (eCTD) format. One year from that date, or May 5th, 2018, the eCTD submission […]

World Intellectual Property Day: 3 Steps Toward Better IP Protection

by Michael D. Sarlo, EnCE, RCA, CBE, CCLO, CCPA At the 2012 RSA Cybersecurity Conference, former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director Robert Mueller famously said: “I am convinced that there are two types of companies: Those that have been hacked and those that will be. And even they are converging into one category: Companies that […]

Ethical Hacking: What Attorneys Need To Know

by Paul Jensen The point at which law and technology meet is becoming more prominent in litigation proceedings, effectively dictating outcomes of trials with greater consistency as time goes on. Attorneys are gaining access to sensitive devices, data storage environments, and other cornerstones of digital business more frequently than ever before. Collections, reviews, and other […]