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Social Media and E-Discovery CLE Offering

Schedule Your Next CLE Event With 4Discovery! 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 of your office? Concerned about compliance with rapidly changing electronic discovery technology? 4Discovery provides on-site CLE programs in the convenience of your law firm’s conference room… Who?  Any attorneys handling cases in which social media content …Read More

Hillary Clinton’s eMail Drama: Tips From the Trenches

I am in the digital forensics business.  That means that when something related to eMail or computer evidence is in the news, my friends and family ask me questions, like:  “are Tom Brady’s destroyed “DeflateGate” text messages recoverable?”, and “could you recover data from the submerged mobile phones from missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 if it was ever recovered?”  So, I get used to these questions.  It’s kind of fun. …Read More

4Discovery to Assume Service of CyberControls, LLC Clients

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, was founded by Robert Guinaugh in 2003.  Guinaugh is scheduled to retire. “We are extremely excited to merge the CyberControls operation into our firm”, said Jeffrey Hartman, a 4Discovery co-founder …Read More

Smartphone Forensics: 10 Tips From The E-Discovery Trenches

Law360, New York (June 19, 2014, 9:59 AM ET) — A real case study: The principal of a Chicago-area school had been accused of engaging in an inappropriate relationship with a student. The student produced a suggestive text message that she alleged had been sent to her by the principal, who denied sending it. Lawyers for the school district were granted a motion to perform a computer forensics analysis of …Read More

FREE Mobile Device eDiscovery CLE

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 of your office? Concerned about compliance with rapidly changing electronic discovery technology? Smart Phones Are Ubiquitous 1.5 billion new Smart Phones will be sold in the next five years.  These …Read More

Are Your Trade Secrets Safe in Our New Mobile World?

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, and they are encountering a whole new world of electronic evidence…and new ways to find that “smoking gun” we always hear about. Consider this… More tablets and smart phones were …Read More

Mobile Phone Forensics by 4Discovery’s Josh Fazio Puts Child Molester in Prison for Life

Mobile devices are ubiquitous, and the digital evidence they create can be dramatic.  Using advanced mobile device forensics techniques, Chicago computer forensics company 4Discovery’s Josh Fazio recently recovered photographs from a mobile device that had sent a notorious child molester to prison for life.  Digital forensics experts are playing an increasingly important role in investigations. Jerry Lee Hendricks, pictured, a 66 year old repeat child sex offender, was suspected by …Read More

CLE at Naperville Chamber of Commerce

“Mobile Device Electronic Discovery” Bringing Electronic Discovery Knowledge to You Looking for a convenient and FREE way to complete your CLE requirements? Concerned about compliance with rapidly-changing eDiscovery technology? Want to have lunch and network with colleagues while earning CLE credits?   4Discovery brings CLE programs to the Western Suburbs! Smart Phones are Ubiquitous 1.5 billion new Smart Phones will be sold in the next five years.  These phones and …Read More

Merge with eDiscovery Labs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Chicago, IL The principals of 4Discovery and eDiscovery Labs have announced the strategic merger of their organizations into one brand: 4Discovery. For over a decade, Jeffrey Hartman and Chad Gough grew Impact Forensics into one of the most formidable, privately-held computer forensics firms in Chicago. After selling that firm a few years ago, Hartman took a sabbatical, and then provided litigation-consulting under eDiscovery Labs.  Gough teamed up …Read More

Casey Anthony Computer Forensics Investigators Overlook Google Search For “Fool-Proof Suffocation” [1]

Not All Computer Forensics Experts are Created Equal. This story is almost too disturbing to repeat. So we hope you will forgive us for examining a slightly different angle. Just when we thought this horrible case was somehow behind us, and that perhaps we would no longer be subjected to the torment of having the image of an accused baby killer thrust into our faces, here we go again. We …Read More