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New York, Jan. 27, 2012 — . (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that its Technology practice will address key e-discovery issues during three educational sessions at the conference next week. Legal practitioners can earn up to 4.5 continuing legal education credits from most states by attending each of the three sessions on Jan. 31 at the New York Hilton.
“Reducing e-discovery cost, without sacrificing quality or defensibility, is a top concern for legal departments and the key theme running throughout these three sessions,” said Mike Kinnaman, a Senior Managing Director in the Technology practice at FTI Consulting. “Each session features an all-star panel of practitioners from corporations, law firms, the judiciary and analyst firms to share their insights and actionable advice for reducing e-discovery costs in a safe and defensible manner.”
The panel sessions, all to be held in the Trianon Ballroom of the New York Hilton, are:
Advice from Counsel: Top Legal Minds in the Country Share Their E-discovery Tips, Tuesday, Jan. 31, 10:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m. ET. The panel, moderated by Joe Looby, a Senior Managing Director in the Technology practice at FTI Consulting, will discuss:
For a copy of the Advice from Counsel report, please visit here.
Budgeting for E-discovery: Exploring your Approach to Cost Control and Transparency, 2 p.m.-3:15 p.m. ET. The panel, moderated by Sophie Ross, a Senior Managing Director in the Technology practice at FTI Consulting, will discuss:
For additional information on the increasing cost transparency in e-discovery, please download the FTI Consulting white paper entitled Budgeting for E-discovery: Understanding Pricing Models for Cost Control and Transparency.
The Future of Legal Review: Increasing Productivity and Reducing Costs, 3:45 p.m.-5 p.m. ET. The panel, moderated by Manfred Gabriel, a Managing Director in the Technology practice at FTI Consulting, will discuss:
To see a complete list of corporate, law firm and analyst presenters, as well as more information on these sessions, please visit the FTI Technology site. In addition to these educational sessions, in booth 2110 at the LegalTech New York 2012 conference, FTI will provide Ringtail software demonstrations, discuss cost-savings provided by the Acuity-managed document review offering, and share how FTI can assist with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and other multinational investigations. For more information, please visit .
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