May
18

How to Survive Data Discovery in the Digital Age

eDiscovery. That one word will make IT professionals start shaking. But, as the most technologically advanced civilization in the world, why is that? Is it because of what will be found? Is it because of what they are asked to … Read More

Mar
16

Bridging the chasm between IT and Legal – (Part 2 of 2)

IT and Legal must work hand-in-hand in order to allow your organization to be profitable and successful. By developing a thorough plan and properly implementing the right tools, you can create a cohesive team. In Part 1 of this series, … Read More

Feb
16

Bridging the chasm between IT and Legal (Part 1 of 2)

In today’s litigious world of business, one of the most important relationships is between IT and Legal. These two departments must be in sync for any eDiscovery and/or policy management process to be successful. Both are necessary players and the … Read More

Nov
17

Three Need-to-Know Components of Legal Hold

Legal hold. What does it mean to you? Ask one person and you will be told that it means the preservation of data for the custodians within an eDiscovery process. Ask another and the answer is the notification process (with … Read More

Policies for your organization’s IG strategy. Classification, we don't need no stinking classification.

Just because you’ve created retention policies for email and files, it in no way means you are done. Actually, the fun is about to begin. First and foremost, you are never actually done with information governance (IG). The process is … Read More

Policies for your organization's IG strategy. Piles of files!

In a previous blog article, I talked about what to consider when creating retention policies for email. I spoke about things to consider when managing messages. Now, it’s time to talk about the elephant in the room- files. Many email … Read More