Records Management, Legal and IT: Can’t we all just get along?

In any organization, when the conversation turns toward electronically stored information (ESI), it almost always revolves around three core groups.  These individuals are the lucky few whose daily routines center on the management of that information and they include legal … Read More

eDiscovery Concerns: a priority among information professionals at MER Annual Conference

Sherpa Software recently participated in the National Conference on Managing Electronic Records (www.merconference.com) in Chicago. MER typically attracts a large number of legal, records management and information technology professionals who are responsible for information governance (IG) initiatives within their organizations. … Read More

No, it’s not like riding a bike.

At Sherpa Software, we try to engineer our tools to be as simple and intuitive as possible. We also try to build in a lot of power and flexibility to give our customers the maximum value for their purchase. Unfortunately, … Read More

Join Sherpa Software at MER (May 18-20)

Explore practical solutions to challenges facing the records management community MER is the only conference exclusively focused on addressing the key operational, technical, and legal issues associated with the life-cycle management of electronic records. Through formal sessions, associated networking events … Read More

Building a Collaborative eDiscovery Team

Over the last decade, the need to perform electronic discovery (eDiscovery) has become a fact of corporate life. What began in 2006 as a legal mandate prompted by amendments to the U.S. Rules of Civil Procedure, has rapidly spread to jurisdictions in … Read More

Pt 2 – Policies for your information governance (IG) strategy. Let's talk email!

In my last article, I talked about where to start with your information governance (IG) strategy. If you recall, I advised to focus on email management policies first because it is still the most searched data store for most companies … Read More