Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Scarab Consulting Pairs with Former U.S. Magistrate Judge Ronald Hedges for 9/30 eDiscovery Webinar

With new technologies such as social media and cloud computing introduced on a daily basis, how can traditional legal principles support emerging eDiscovery practices?

On September 30, former United States Magistrate Judge Ronald J. Hedges will lead a webinar discussion focused on how you can apply existing legal principles to address the complexities introduced by new technologies. Hosted by Scarab Consulting, the discussion will include moderating comments by Julie Grantham, General Counsel for the company and adjunct professor at the University of Texas School of Law.

Discussion topics will include:

• Recent case law and developments concerning eDiscovery and technology
• How to address eDiscovery challenges posed by cloud computing and social media
• How to use traditional legal principles to address new technology challenges

Visit to register for this complimentary webinar.

About Ronald J. Hedges

Ron Hedges is the principal of Ronald J. Hedges LLC. Ron serves as a special master, mediator and arbitrator and consults on electronic discovery and records management. He sat as a United States Magistrate Judge in the District of New Jersey from 1986 to 2007. Among other things, Ron is a member of the adjunct faculty of Georgetown University Law Center and Rutgers School of Law (Newark), where he teaches an introduction to electronic discovery and evidence, and of the advisory boards of Georgetown’s Advanced E-Discovery Institute and The Sedona Conference. He is also a Visiting Research Collaborator at the Center for Information Technology at Princeton University.

About Julie Grantham, Esq.

Julie Grantham, General Counsel for Scarab Consulting, has more than 10 years of experience in electronic discovery consulting and corporate litigation readiness and data collection. She is responsible for all legal matters involving Scarab and provides leadership for a team of consultants on process and legal review. Julie is an adjunct professor at the University of Texas School of Law. Her course on eDiscovery is one of the first on the subject to be developed and taught at a university.

About Scarab Consulting

Scarab Consulting provides technology-driven solutions for litigation and electronic discovery. The company has offices nationwide to serve its robust client list which includes Am Law 200 law firms and Fortune 1000 companies. Scarab has established a strong reputation for its technical agility, client-centric approach and ability to reduce litigation and corporate compliance costs. For more information, visit

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