How eDiscovery Disciplines Intersect with Information Request Initiatives

E-discovery is not the one-trick pony it used to be. Traditionally, it’s found its home amongst the legal world, but the proven efficacy of this multifaceted solution shines in a host of diversified arenas. Case in point, Information Requests. Let’s take a look at how proficiently this pony performs to fulfill State and Federal FOIA initiatives.  The Problem to Solve:  State and Federal agencies funded by taxpayer dollars are compelled to be transparent about their activities, wherever possible without exposing personal or private / privileged information. Citizens can request information under various freedom of information statutes or open record acts. Unlike discovery in court cases, deadlines for production of responsive documents are truncated, so time and accuracy are of the essence. Naturally, some agencies will receive more information requests than others. State and federal funding is lean,

2021-08-02T09:17:02-05:00July 26th, 2021|

Full Service Document Management Services for Legal Teams

Legal Document Management: An Overview of Platinum’s Services.  Platinum IDS is a full service litigation support consultancy backed by a world class professional services offering. In layman's terms, we work with legal teams across the nation as consultants and subject matter experts in the area of Legal Document Management. Documents manifest in many forms these days, from native work product like emails and spreadsheets, to scanned document images or paper based document representations.  When subpoenas launch in Litigation, the scope of documents required for legal teams to fulfill the request is often overbearing. Platinum’s job is to help secure these documents while making them available to legal teams through discovery.  We’ll take a moment and illuminate some of the high points of this work, although this is in no way an exhaustive list, it should help to understand

2021-01-12T12:57:37-06:00January 10th, 2021|

Why Cost Confidence? Understanding The Challenges Of A Modern Legal Research Initiative.

Why Cost Confidence? Exploring All-Inclusive eDiscovery Services with Platinum. Here's an understatement. Confidential data is a certain byproduct of modern business Litigation. It’s also a liability and it’s volume is increasingly unpredictable. Firms need a better way to access, discover, review, produce and secure client data to meet client expectations. Let’s explore these challenges and how firms are addressing them to gain an advantage over their competition using flat rate, predictable and low cost solutions like Cost Confidence. Challenge 1. Data Security. *According to a CNA Professional Counsel bulletin, roughly 80 percent of the largest firms in the United States have experienced a malicious breach. In 2016 alone, the IT consultancy Logicforce found that over 10,000 network intrusion attempts were detected per day across just 200 law firms. The same study found that 59 percent of all email

2021-01-12T12:58:44-06:00January 8th, 2021|
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