Category HAYSTACKID Insights

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

HAYSTACKID Project Manager Spotlight: Courtney Black – Pt. 2

Courtney Black is a Senior Project Manager at HAYSTACKID. In the first part of this Project Manager Spotlight, Courtney discussed her career thus far, as well as her experiences with certifications relevant to eDiscovery and digital forensics. Now, we pick up with her thoughts on working in the industry. Let’s talk a little about how […]

HAYSTACKID Project Manager Spotlight: Courtney Black – Pt. 1

Courtney C. Black, RCA, is a Senior Project Manager at HAYSTACKID. She has earned her stripes both within the industry and at the company thanks to her unmatched desire and ability to learn, improve, and lead. Courtney started at the ground-level in the eDiscovery industry directly after completing her higher education, which was around the […]

How Tight Are Your IP Governance Frameworks?

by Michael D. Sarlo Intellectual property has been at the center of countless instances of theft and fraud in the past several years. The mass digitization of information combined with the increasing susceptibility to data breaches has made it more difficult than ever before to keep IP private. At the same time, in-house attorneys are […]

Q&A: HAYSTACKID Managing Director Larry Lieb Discusses the Art of Custodianship – Pt. 2

In the first part of this Q&A, HAYSTACKID Managing Director Larry Lieb discussed general concepts related to the Art of Custodianship, as well as how smartphones and other advanced technologies have transformed relevant procedures. Now, he explains what makes HAYSTACKID’s approach to custodial processes and collections different from others in the field, as well as […]