Exterro's E-Discovery & Privacy Breakdown

The world of E-Discovery & Privacy is constantly changing – let us break it down for you with a weekly dose of News, Resources, Case Law, and Humor, all written in a concise and easy to understand format.

Exterro E-Discovery Software Platform Named as Trend-Setting Product for 2011 by KMWorld

Created on September 15, 2011


Exterro®, the legal industry's most trusted provider of e-discovery software solutions, today announced that its Fusion e-discovery software platform has been named by KMWorld magazine as a Trend-Setting Product for 2011. Exterro®, rated by corporations and law firms as one of the most user-friendly applications, was built from the ground up specifically for managing e-discovery and is uniquely designed to bridge the gap between legal and IT teams.Exterro® is a unified, workflow-driven e-discovery software platform that empowers corporations and law firms to establish defensible, repeatable business processes for managing complex caseloads.  The... Read More

What's in a Name? How "Exterro" Came to Be

Created on September 9, 2011

Exterro was featured in an entertaining article on the Law Technology News website this week about the origins of  tech company names.Here is an excerpt about the naming of Exterro:Portland, Ore.-based Exterro, founded in 2004, is a maker of e-discovery workflow management technology and the Fusion software suite. Bobby Balachandran, company president and CEO, wrote via e-mail that the origin of Exterro's name comes from the word "terra," Greek for earth or globe. "Moreover, 'tera' is a prefix that denotes one trillion and I liked that connotation for a company like ours... Read More

Exterro Unveils Unified E-Discovery Suite for Law Firms at ILTA

Created on August 24, 2011

Tuesday at ILTA, Exterro introduced FusionLawFirm™, a complete, end-to-end e-discovery software suite designed to meet the growing needs of law firms. Fusion LawFirm enables legal teams to efficiently and predictably deliver enhanced project management services to their corporate clients across the entire EDRM spectrum. Fusion LawFirm is offered via Exterro's flexible, flat-fee pricing model, becoming the industry's most cost-effective, comprehensive e-discovery suite for law firms.  To read the full press release click here.The early reaction to Fusion LawFirm at ILTA has been very positive.  One attendee was especially impressed with the unified nature of the product suite... Read More

Photos from Tuesday at ILTA

Created on August 23, 2011

Exterro is giving out a treat at ILTA - famous Moonstruck Chocolates from Portland, ORBob Rohlf, Exterro's director of e-discovery strategies, demos the new Fusion LawFirm at ILTA. A crowded showroom at ILTA. Tom Cohen, Exterro's sales manager and lead chocolate distributor at ILTA. A taste of Nashville at ILTA Read More

From the Experts: Front End Information Management and the Benefits of Data Mapping in E-Discovery

Created on August 18, 2011

A lot of the discussion surrounding e-discovery these days is focused on the right side of the EDRM.  While issues like predictive coding and forensic imaging attract a lot of buzz, experts continue to underscore the importance of being proactive in the initial stages of the e-discovery process, prior to collection, review and production.  We recently had a chance to discuss this and other e-discovery matters with attorney and e-discovery expert Mark Surguy.  Mark is a partner at Eversheds LLP, an international law firm headquartered in London.  He specializes in multi-disciplinary, complex and... Read More

People, Process and Workflow Drive E-Discovery

Created on August 11, 2011

Sharon Fisher wrote a great article last week for CMS Wire on the importance of process and policy in e-discovery (read it here). While e-discovery tools have automated many of the manual tasks that once comprised the e-discovery process, Fisher argues that the key to successful e-discovery remains rooted in the process and workflow that dictate various roles and responsibilities and guide how the technology is used. The article cites a telling study conducted by LDM Global that shows a majority of e-discovery errors stem from a lack of communication between team... Read More

On-Demand Webcast - A Smarter Approach to E-Discovery: Integrating Workflow and Technology to Streamline your Process

Created on August 3, 2011

Companies face unique challenges and litigation requirements that must be reflected in their e-discovery process.  A critical element of a successful e-discovery approach is a strong workflow that facilitates and coordinates the many responsibilities that comprise the overall process.This webcast explored: The important role workflow plays in e-discovery. How a workflow-driven software solution can improve efficiency and simplify the process. Speakers:Marc Fulkert, JD, Associate, Jones DayBob Rohlf, JD, Director of E-Discovery Strategies, Exterro Read More