Partners

Educational Partners:

HaystackID is a specialized eDiscovery services firm that helps corporations and law firms find, listen to, and learn from data when they face complex, data-intensive investigations and litigation. With an earned reputation for mobilizing industry-leading computer forensics, eDiscovery, and attorney document review experts, our Forensics First, Early Case Insight, and ReviewRight services accelerate and deliver quality outcomes at a fair and predictable price.

HaystackID serves more than 500 of the world’s leading corporations and law firms from North American and European locations. Our combination of expertise and technical excellence, coupled with a culture of white glove customer service, makes us the alternative legal services provider that is big enough to matter but small enough to care. Learn more today at HaystackID.com.

Prism Litigation Technology has been providing eDiscovery consulting services in complex litigation and large-scale governmental investigations for over two decades. Prism is often called upon to act as a court-appointed eDiscovery liaison, providing expertise in legal hold, data mapping, index-in-place solutions, collection, search term optimization, and machine learning guidance.

Prism’s team includes eDiscovery legal professionals and attorneys, data scientists and linguistic experts, certified technologists, and forensic examiners. With the recent launch of its patent-pending software, Evidence Optix®, Prism has become a leader in providing a defensible, transparent proportionality workflow to reduce eDiscovery costs and support proportionality arguments. For more information, contact us at info@prismlit.com, visit our website at prismlit.com, or connect with us on LinkedIn or Twitter.

IPRO is reinventing the way organizations interact with their data. By transforming the EDRM and thinking “upstream”, we bring insight far earlier in the eDiscovery process, enabling teams inside and outside your organization to collaborate transparently at any stage, before data is even collected. By thinking about and interacting with your data differently, you’ll eliminate waste and reduce risk. We combine best-in-class governance and eDiscovery software with predictive analytics to give corporations, government agencies, law firms, and legal partners the most open and effective solution to data challenges. We bring you this power with an obsession on time-to-value and your success. Learn more at https://ipro.com/.

Ricoh provides eDiscovery and Information Governance solutions for clients facing business challenges involving sensitive, confidential data. Discovery critical information at the earliest stage, proactively manage costs, and mitigate risk with Ricoh. Our expertise and innovative thinking drives a more efficient digital transformation.  Learn more today at Ricoh-USA.com.

Compliance seamlessly delivers a secure, innovative, and integrated suite of discovery solutions. Founded in 1997, we are a recognized leader in providing next-generation eDiscovery services and managed review. Over the years, we developed unique, scalable solutions that cover the entire data lifecycle. We have invested in the most advanced, widely-accepted eDiscovery tools, available as a bundled solution in our Discovery-as-a-Service (DaaS) platform, or as needed via our App Store.  Discover Compliance: http:/www.complianceds.com.

Vound is a leading global vendor of technology used for end-to-end forensic search, eDiscovery, early case assessment and information governance. Our Intella range of eDiscovery and digital investigation software products are used by over 1500 organizations worldwide, including the Big 4, Fortune 500 enterprises and Big Box Retailers, national security agencies, global banks, law firms, and law enforcement for Human Resources, Legal and Compliance matters.

Intella’s strength lies in taking large collections of data and allowing users to quickly search and drill down to the most pertinent evidence; minimizing the need for experts and significantly cutting the time and costs organizations normally experience to conduct eDiscovery to support litigation, investigations and audit requests. Intella also lowers an organization’s total cost of ownership for their digital investigation and eDiscovery software by reducing processing time of large volumes of data by an average of 80%, providing a comprehensive, user-friendly platform that reduces training investments and enables a broad range of reviewers to deliver accurate results quickly. Learn more at https://www.vound-software.com/

Cobra Legal Solutions was founded over a decade ago by attorneys who knew they could improve the efficiency of legal support services. Cobra’s diverse team of like-minded professionals combine deep experience in eDiscovery, contracts and due diligence, document review, legal research, and technology to deliver consistent, measurable results for corporate legal departments and their outside counsel.  Through a Value Sourcing approach and judicious use of technology assistance, we can significantly reduce the cost and risk in the business of law.

Based in Austin, TX, Cobra Legal Solutions is proud to be 89% diverse with a workforce that is 63% female worldwide. Cobra offers unique opportunities to exceptional talent and provides a safe work environment that fosters achievement and promotes professional growth.  Named to the 2020 Inc 5000 list of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies, Cobra Legal Solutions is trusted by thousands of legal professionals each day from some of the world’s largest companies and law firms.  See why at www.cobralegalsolutions.com.

Foundational Partners:

Empowering the global leaders of e-discovery, the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) creates practical resources to improve e-discovery, privacy, security and information governance. Since 2005, EDRM has delivered leadership, standards, tools, guides and test datasets to improve best practices throughout the world. EDRM has an international presence in 113 countries and growing and an innovative support infrastructure for individuals, law firms, corporations and government organizations seeking to improve the practice and provision of data and legal discovery. Learn more about the EDRM today at EDRM.net.

Craig Ball is a Texas trial lawyer, certified computer forensic examiner, law professor, electronic evidence expert and general counsel to EDRM. He’s dedicated his career to teaching the bench and bar about forensic technology and trial tactics. Ball limits his practice to service as a court-appointed special master and consultant in computer forensics and e-discovery. Ball can be reached at www.craigball.com or on his Ball in Your Court blog at www.craigball.net.

Affinity Partners:

eDiscovery Assistant is a first of its kind digital playbook and legal research tool leveraging a proprietary tagging system that tags each decision by ediscovery issue — a true asset for lawyers and legal professionals to add to their ediscovery toolkit. Founded in 2016 and developed by attorneys who practice eDiscovery 24/7, eDiscovery Assistant includes curated databases of case law, rules, checklists and forms, and a glossary of terms. For additional information on eDiscovery Assistant LLC, visit https://www.ediscoveryassistant.com/ or follow eDiscovery Assistant LLC on LinkedIn and Twitter.

The Association of Certified E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS), part of leading legal education provider The BARBRI Group, is a global member-based association for professionals who work in e-discovery, information governance, compliance and the broader legal community. ACEDS provides training and certification in e-discovery and related disciplines to corporate legal departments, law firms, the government, service providers and institutions of higher learning. Our CEDS certification is recognized around the world and used to verify skills and competence in electronic discovery for organizations and individuals through training, certification and ongoing education. The CEDS credential is held by practitioners at the largest Fortune 500 companies, Am Law 200 firms and government agencies. ACEDS has 23 chapters, with locations in most major US cities, the UK, Ireland, Canada, the Netherlands and South Africa (with Australia and South America chapters coming soon). Our goal is to help professionals and organizations reduce the costs and risks associated with e-discovery while helping to improve and verify their skills and advance their careers and overall technology competence in e-discovery and related fields. http://www.aceds.org/