Growing Challenges, 2020 Social Media Update Part 2
A multi-part update series reviewing recent news, resources, and cases related to social media and the technical and legal challenges it creates in eDiscovery
by Matthew Verga, JD, Xact Data Discovery
In New Notifications, we reviewed updated social media usage statistics and other evidence of its growing evidentiary significance. In this Part, we discuss recent three areas of growing or potential challenges and related news stories.
Since we last revisited this topic, three aspects of social media evidence have become frequently-discussed areas of growing or potential challenges for practitioners: ephemeral messaging on the rise, more emoji in litigation, and deepfakes on the horizon.