Are eDiscovery Policies a part of your risk management plan?

Electronic discovery (also called eDiscovery) refers to any process in which electronic data is sought, located, secured, and searched often with the intent of using it as evidence in a legal case.  Discovery of electronic records has become a concern … Read More

Off the topic: 10 must-do fall activities

The crisp air and chilly nights have begun rolling in, which means it’s time to soak up the last few weeks of decent weather.  If you’re like most people, you can’t believe how fast summer went this year and you’re … 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

Afraid of the dark…data?

Throughout our blog, we’ve provided a substantial amount of content about how to prepare for and implement an information governance initiative within your organization. Most of that advice is geared toward managing information that your governance team knows about. As … Read More

The value of filtering & culling in eDiscovery

Gathering electronically stored information (ESI) for the purposes of litigation is a common task for an IT department. Often this takes the form of a ‘collect everything’ approach and with it huge volumes are sent out for processing and review.  … Read More

Finding PCI & PII in Your Organization

Just about every day, the national headlines include stories about data breaches that have compromised the security of thousands or millions of confidential electronic records, often containing credit card or social security numbers.  Usually, these occur at organizations found to be in violation of various regulations or industry standards … Read More