Posts tagged with: Computer Forensics

Chicago-based computer forensics advisory firm 4Discovery announced today they will immediately assume exclusive service to CyberControls, LLC clients.  CyberControls is a Barrington, IL-based competitor. CyberControls, one of the earliest independent computer forensics and electronic discovery firms in the Chicago area,...
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Malaysian Air Flight 370 Mobile Phone Device Data Recovery Reenactment  Can 4Discovery Recover Data From a Mobile Phone That Has Been Submerged In Pressurized Cold Salt Water for a Week?  That is the question that CNN posed to 4Discovery computer...
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4Discovery provides onsite CLE Programs in the convenience of your law firm’s conference room Bringing Electronic Discovery Knowledge to You Looking for a convenient way to complete your mandatory CLE Requirements? Would you like to achieve CLE credits in the convenience...
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Would Data be Recoverable From Malaysian Flight 370 Passenger’s Mobile Devices? If Malaysian flight 370 is ever recovered, could draft text messages, videos, and other electronically stored information retrieved from passenger’s mobile phones and other digital devices help tell the story...
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Tablets and Smart Phones Have Out-Shipped Laptops for the First Time Ever Mobile device use in the workplace is changing the landscape of Computer Forensics and Electronic Discovery like never before. The opportunities for investigators and litigation attorneys are significant,...
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Jury returns guilty verdict for “front-running” Anthony Balzanto, a partner at the Chicago-based computer forensics firm, 4Discovery, provided critical testimony last week in the SEC v. Yang[1] Insider trading case, resulting in the jury returning a guilty verdict for front running and...
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Photos from Social Media & Websites Play Prominent Role in Ex-Cops, Firefighter’s Disability Fraud Case in New York [1] In our business, we often witness people engaged in the most stupid, repulsive, and often illegal activity.  Rarely has this fact...
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Tips from the Trenches:  A Computer Forensics Perspective 73% of small to mid-sized companies suffered a data breach last year Here’s an overview of the most notable data breaches from the last few weeks… Snapchat, the online photo sharing site...
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Court Orders Mobile Device Computer Forensics and Social Media ESI Production    The Background When members of a class brought suit against Original HoneyBaked Ham Co. (“HBH”)  for Sexual Harassment and Retaliation,  HBH attorneys had already determined that Electronically Stored...
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Important Mobile Device Cases 1.  Regas Cristou vs. Beatport.  (ESI on Mobile Devices is Covered by Litigation Holds) Court ruled that ESI stored on mobile devices is subject to Litigation Holds just like any other ESI.  CEO of Beatport was...
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