Archives 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Foundation Publishes New Research Report

Palmyra, NJ (10/15/18) – “Information Management and the Courts: An Update” by John C. Montaña, J.D., FIIM, FAI.

This report has been funded by the ARMA Metro NYC Chapter.

This report examines and analyzes United States Court decision concerning information management in the following four areas:

  • Data Breaches and Liability – Who owns data collected in cloud-based systems? Who has standing to litigate when breaches occur?
  • E-discovery and Spoliation – What constitutes ownership, custody and control of records and data, particularly as the lines blur between personal and business devices, and data distributed amongst systems is shared by business partners, contractors, vendor and others?
  • Records and information policies and procedures – how do the courts view them; how do they operate in litigation?
  • Data rights – What rights does an organization have to data that it receives/collects from clients and other third-parties?

The report focuses on cases from approximately 2000 to 2018, with older cases cited primarily as background for discussion of newer cases and topics.  Case topics have been selected to reflect current issues of interest and areas where legal doctrine is new or uncertain.

The report supplements earlier work by this and other authors.

This report is available at no charge at:

http://armaedfoundation.org/research-program_menu/research-reports/


The Foundation is a leading organization that enhances the practical and scholarly knowledge of information management by funding and promoting research, scholarship, and educational opportunities for information management professionals. The Foundation is a non-profit corporation with 501(c)3 tax exempt status in the United States. For additional information, please visit:
http://armaedfoundation.org/

We welcome all information management professionals to join us on social media.


PRESS RELEASE: New Research Report Now Available

Palmyra, NJ (7/6/18)  –  The Foundation (ARMA International Educational Foundation – AIEF), is excited to release a new research report, “Records Management Experience With Big Bucket Retention: A Status Report” by William Saffady.

The report examines the ‘Big Bucket’ concept and its history, provides results of 14 interviewee’s experiences with ‘Big Bucket’ retention practices from a variety of organization types, and looks at issues, concerns, and considerations for would-be implementers.

This report is available at no charge to interested information management professionals at:

http://armaedfoundation.org/research-program_menu/research-reports/


The Foundation is a leading organization that enhances the practical and scholarly knowledge of information management by funding and promoting research, scholarship, and educational opportunities for information management professionals. The Foundation is a non-profit corporation with 501(c)3 tax exempt status in the United States. For additional information, please visit:
http://armaedfoundation.org/

We welcome all information management professionals to join us on social media.


PRESS RELEASE: 2018 La ARMA Nostra Certification Reimbursement Grant Program

Palmyra, NJ (6/8/18) – The Foundation (ARMA International Educational Foundation – AIEF) is pleased to announce, it will administer La ARMA Nostra’s 2018 Reimbursement Grant Program. This program provides $500 reimbursement grants for information management practitioners working toward or having recently completed certifications related to information management, such as the CRM (Certification of Records Management) and IGP (Information Governance Professional Certification). This year, the Foundation will issue six (6) grants. These grants are funded through La ARMA Nostra.

Criteria, deadline, and applications are now available on the Foundation website: http://armaedfoundation.org/currently-available-scholarships/

For questions or additional information, please contact Donald Force, Foundation Scholarship Chair at dforce@armaedfoundation.org


The Foundation is a leading organization that enhances the practical and scholarly knowledge of information management by funding and promoting research, scholarship, and educational opportunities for information management professionals. The Foundation is a non-profit corporation with 501(c)3 tax exempt status in the United States. For additional information, please visit:
http://armaedfoundation.org/

We welcome all information management professionals to join us on social media.