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WEST PALM BEACH, FL Sept. 15, 2010 – FTI Technology, the e-discovery business segment of global advisory firm (NYSE:FCN), today announced the availability of , a new discovery offering designed to handle data collection and assessments quickly and defensibly at client sites, regardless of geographic location. FTI experts, equipped with the company’s suite of market-leading e-discovery software, can conduct end-to-end investigation – from collection through analysis and on through document production – at client sites to ensure a defensible process in compliance with country-specific data privacy requirements. In response to a growing number of multinational matters, FTI Investigate reduces the complexity and risk of discovery, allowing corporate legal and compliance teams, as well as their law firms, to focus on legal strategy.
“Understanding the data in a matter of hours, rather than weeks or months, is critical for many types of regulatory requests, investigations and even certain types of litigation,” said , senior analyst with . “FTI Investigate combines the ability to quickly identify important information with secure, on-site control of the client’s sensitive data. Plus, FTI’s expertise in global matters and local data privacy practices can help deliver real value to clients quickly.”
For companies and law firms managing multinational matters, FTI Investigate is a software and services package with three key components:
“FTI Investigate incorporates FTI’s extensive experience managing complex, global matters for corporations and law firms in a single packaged offering,” said , senior managing director of FTI Technology. “The ability to deploy quickly anywhere in the world, using the best discovery tools and expert forensic investigators, provides our clients with the information they need and the peace of mind that the matter will be handled in compliance with local data privacy requirements.”
FTI Investigate is designed to meet the growing global need in multinational inquiries, litigation events and internal investigations to locate relevant data quickly and discretely, understand it and produce it to third parties. Evidence of both the growing number and increasing complexity of multinational matters include:
“The issue of data privacy and data control is top of mind for many regulators, especially in Europe,” said , managing director of FTI Technology’s London office. “With FTI Investigate, clients know that the discovery process is defensible and can stand up to scrutiny in the courts or with regulators.”
Corporations and law firms have already used FTI Investigate on multiple matters in the United States, Europe and Asia. These projects have ranged from employee fraud investigations to multinational litigations.
“Regulatory and legal matters that require finding and understanding geographically disparate corporate data is a complex process,” said , managing director of FTI Technology. “Many clients have already benefitted from our expertise in managing global matters quickly and discretely.”
FTI Investigate is available immediately. For more information on FTI Investigate or other FTI Technology software and services, please visit
About FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance enterprise value in an increasingly complex legal, regulatory and economic environment. With more than 3,400 employees located in most major business centers in the world, we work closely with clients every day to anticipate, illuminate, and overcome complex business challenges in areas such as investigations, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues, reputation management and restructuring. More information can be found at www.fticonsulting.com.
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