The top 7 takeaways from the 2015 Federal Rules Amendments

What I am reading: Can rule changes streamline litigation to make discovery proportional to the case, improve case management, cut down foot-dragging in response to document…, The top 7 takeaways from the 2015 Federal Rules Amendments, http://www.americanbar.org/publications/youraba/2015/december-2015/the-top-7-takeaways-from-the-2015-federal-rules-amendments.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Fighting Climate Change With One of the World’s Largest Solar Power Plants

What I am reading: In the spring of 2009, in the depths of the Great Recession, the commercial photographer Jamey Stillings was having a hard time. The work had dried up at his…, Fighting Climate Change With One of the World’s Largest Solar Power Plants, http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/12/28/fighting-climate-change-with-one-of-the-worlds-largest-solar-power-plants/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Federal judge discusses e-discovery black boxes

What I am reading: We’ve devoted much of this year and this particular space to confronting capital-B Big Issues — everything from access to justice , to the gap in technology…, Federal judge discusses e-discovery black boxes, http://logikcull.com/blog/judge-mix-on-e-discovery-black-boxes-and-blind-spots-cost-predictive-coding-and-more/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Love in the Age of Big Data

What I am reading: Once upon a time, in the Pony Expresso cafe in Seattle, a man and a woman began to experience the long-mysterious but increasingly scientifically investigated…, Love in the Age of Big Data, http://highline.huffingtonpost.com/articles/en/love-in-the-age-of-big-data/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Start-Up Personalizes Books for Children, With Robot as Co-Author

What I am reading: One of the best presents that Asi Sharabi ever got was a bad book.
It was a customized book for his 3-year old daughter, Thalia, and apart from the initial…, Start-Up Personalizes Books for Children, With Robot as Co-Author, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/23/business/media/personalizing-books-via-robot.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

An Unbelievable Story of Rape

What I am reading: No one came to court with her that day, except her public defender.
She was 18 years old, charged with a gross misdemeanor, punishable by up to a year in…, An Unbelievable Story of Rape, https://www.propublica.org/article/false-rape-accusations-an-unbelievable-story, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

There’s ‘Joy’ in Working Together Again

What I am reading: Anticipation is understandably high for David O. Russell’s new film, “Joy,” about the late-blooming brainiac inventor of the dazzlingly successful Miracle Mop,…, There’s ‘Joy’ in Working Together Again, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/20/movies/theres-joy-in-working-together-again.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,