Predictive Coding: Networks and Trees

Predictive Coding: Networks and Trees

In describing predictive coding systems, it’s important to distinguish document-based systems from corpus-based systems. Document-based systems make their predictions based on the similarity of each document to a single, previously-categorized...

Predictive Coding: For What, Not For Whom

Some say that predictive coding isn’t as useful to plaintiffs as it is to defendants. See, for example, this post on Linkedin. In my view, what really matters is whether the litigant is producing or receiving the documents. Predictive coding is more useful to a...

Deduplication Between Parties

Even before either side does a first-pass review of their collected documents, they can easily identify which potentially-discoverable documents both sides already have in common. This process would be fast, inexpensive, and easy, and would allow new kinds of...