BAN­ISH THE PA­PER TRAIL

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Then there is pre­dic­tive cod­ing or tech­nol­ogy as­sisted re­view whereby one per­son, usu­ally the lawyer who is head­ing the case, re­views a small num­ber of doc­u­ments for rel­e­vance and th­ese are then ap­plied to the com­plete col­lec­tion to iden­tify sim­i­lar doc­u­ments based on the thought pro­cesses of the re­viewer.

All of the above serve as ex­am­ples of what can be achieved util­is­ing a sound host­ing plat­form de­signed specif­i­cally for the lit­i­ga­tion, in­ves­ti­ga­tion and com­pe­ti­tion mar­kets. The sys­tem re­duces the num­ber of ac­tual doc­u­ments re­quir­ing that tra­di­tional “eyes on” re­view and po­ten­tially re­sults in sav­ing time and money. There­after, the same soft­ware as­sists in the eDis­cov­ery process by ex­port­ing only those doc­u­ments which need to be dis­cov­ered along

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