Legal Notices | Interpretation

Information technology provides new methods to communicate legal intent and understanding. In lawsuit e-discovery, for instance, well-placed digital notes (tags) on records can influence the interpretation of the records by a court or other authority.

The insertion of explanatory notes was possible for traditional paper discovery, but the insertion of notes can be more quick and efficient when the records are electronic.
in reference to:
"tags can also be used to explain why a particular record has been included in a discovery request"
- http://bandl.typepad.com/bandl/2010/03/xml-tags-provide-relief-for-ediscovery.html (view on Google Sidewiki)