ediscovery & Forensics

An intelligent document management application designed and built by Clayton Utz's Forensic and Technology Services (FTS) team received the Community Choice Award for the Best Innovation at the 5th annual Relativity Innovation Awards in Chicago this week. The Awards are part of Relativity Fest, the leading global e-discovery conference for legal technology professionals.  

Nuix has acquired the Ringtail eDiscovery software business from FTI Consulting for $US55 million, and is promising to create an end-to-end eDiscovery platform featuring the patented processing power of the Nuix Engine across more than 1,000 file types and data formats.

OpenText Legal Center is a new cloud-based EIM application designed to integrate with OpenText eDOCS to manage client onboarding and document sharing. The company also announced a newly-aligned suite of products to serve the needs of the legal market.

Clayton Utz's Shengshi Zhao was named Young Professional of the Year at the International Legal Technology Association 's 9th Annual Distinguished Peer Awards in Washington DC on 21 August.

Organizations look to information governance professionals to provide strategy tips and risk assessment. A key focus of their job is to comprehensively and intelligently classify corporate data.

It’s timely that we are currently running Tom O’Connor’s paper on Information Governance (first two parts here and here, more to come tomorrow and next week) because The Sedona Conference® (TSC) has just published a paper on defensible disposition, which is a significant component of any good Information Governance program.

New social network analytics, improved export options and additions to software development are highlights of the version 9.5 release of the Ringtail on-premise ediscovery platform.

Sonasoft has fully aligned its compatibility to Microsoft Office 365 and Azure Active Directory (AD) with its latest release of SonaVault 6.1 eDiscovery and Email Archiving Software Solution. 

While internal audit can always review an organisation’s process and procedures, it cannot always detect the minor frauds – which is where forensic data analytics can play a vital role.

Oxygen Forensics has released an update to its mobile forensic software allowing investigators exclusive access to mobile devices, applications, and cloud data not previously accessible through software solutions.