2007 Association Events

January 2007

COALSP monthly “Lunch & Learn” presentation by CaseLogistix.

March 2007

COALSP sponsored its first full day educational seminar, “The eDiscovery Summit” on March 2, 2007.  COALSP’s inaugural “eDiscovery Summit” was very well attended and provided members with an in-depth discussion of topics relating to the Federal Rule Changes concerning electronic discovery and evidence.  A fabulous panel of speakers shared their wide range of knowledge on varying topics relating to the changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.    See coalsm_Ediscovery_Speakers_2007 to view a list of the speakers who graciously provided their time and effort to help COALSP make this such a wonderful event!  Also view our “Vendor Sponsors” page to view a list of the vendors who helped make the event such an overwhelming success!

April 2007

COALSP monthly “Lunch & Learn” presentation by Josh Sacks, Director Legal Services, The Glenmont Group.  Mr. Sacks provided a very insightful presentation concerning Hiring Trends in Litigation Support.  Thanks to co-sponsors Rossi Legal Staffing and The Paralegal Resource Center!

May 2007

COALSP monthly “Lunch & Learn” presentation by Jeffrey C. Johnson, Executive Vice President, Cypher Services, Inc. Mr. Johnson gave a very informative session concerning the services and capabilities of Cypher Services, Inc.

June 2007

Elections were concluded for COALSP’s new Board of Directors for 2007-2008.  See the “COALSM Board” page for voting results.  Mr. Tom O’Connor from the Legal Electronic Document Institute traveled to Denver for COALSP’s annual Open Membership meeting sponsored by Caselogistix.  Mr. O’Connor discussed Strategies for Courtroom Technology.

July 2007

COALSP monthly “Lunch & Learn” presentation by David Vanderport from eTrial Communications.  Mr. Vanderport explained the functionality and ease of use with regard to Brief-Lynx® and provided a demonstration of the capabilities of Brief-Lynx®.

August 2007

COALSP hosted well attended CaseMap paralegal and support certification classes.  The classes took place over a two day period.  Thanks to Holme, Roberts & Owen, LLP for providing the training facilities for this invaluable opportunity, and to LexisNexis for their sponsorship!

September 2007

Verdical, a new product being offered by Verdict Systems, the makers of Sanction, was demonstrated to COALSP members at the September Lunch & Learn.  Mike Hahn, CIO of Verdict
Systems, provided a fascinating demonstration of Verdical and its single point user interface functionality.  Thanks to Verdict Systems for sponsorship of this event.

October 2007

Jeremy Wunsch, of LuciData presented a very informative Lunch & Learn regarding their computer forensic investigative services and solutions for the legal community.  Thanks for LuciData for sponsorship of this event.

November 2007

Erika Boggs, Client Success Manager at exterro traveled to Denver to present a demonstration of exterro’s web-based discovery management and workflow software, Fusion.  Thanks to COALSP for sponsoring this event!