SOURCE: Exterro, Inc.

Exterro, Inc.

February 01, 2010 10:00 ET

Exterro Inc. Unveils Fusion Cloud Legal Hold for Law Firms

Cloud-Based Legal Hold Solution Enables the Am Law 200 to Expand Their e-Discovery Service Offerings

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - February 1, 2010) - At LegalTech New York 2010, Exterro, Inc., the leading provider of legal governance, risk and compliance management solutions, today announced the general availability of Fusion Cloud Legal Hold, the first in a series of cloud offerings built on the proven Fusion platform. With Fusion Cloud Legal Hold, Am Law 200 law firms supporting enterprises of all sizes can have the power of the leading Fortune 500 legal hold solution. See a demonstration of Fusion Cloud Legal Hold at LegalTech NY from Feb. 1 through Feb. 3 at Booth No. 530.

"Until now, only the largest corporations have had access to automated tools to reduce the time, risk and cost involved in ensuring a defensible legal hold process," said Bobby Balachandran, President and CEO of Exterro. "With Fusion Cloud Legal Hold, any company through any law firm can have a defensible legal hold solution to gain control over compliance without the in-house architecture or extensive integrations that large companies require."

Fusion Cloud Legal Hold provides law firms with the solution needed to meet FRCP defensibility requirements and expand their e-discovery service offerings through a subscription-based license for predictable, attractive costing that can be passed directly to clients. Via secure, private clouds hosted on partitioned SAS 70 Type II certified servers and with no deployment delay, Fusion Cloud Legal Hold delivers:

-- Secure, automated hold notifications, reminders and escalations
   for complete preservation
-- Defensible audit trails and reports to avoid sanctions
-- Comprehensive interview management to save time in identification
   and preservation
-- Integrates with matter management systems to avoid re-entry of matters
-- Visibility into compliance through reporting to reduce liability risk

"Exterro's Fusion has delivered workflow automation, forced compliance and reduced risk for Haynes and Boone," said Randy Girouard, manager of litigation support for Haynes and Boone, LLP, an international law firm providing a full spectrum of legal services. "We look forward to seeing what their Fusion Cloud Legal Hold product will do for the industry."

Fusion Cloud Legal Hold is available for delivery immediately. Find more information at http://www.exterro.com/solutions/fusion-cloud.

About Exterro, Inc.

Exterro, Inc. is the leading provider of legal governance, risk management and compliance software solutions. Exterro's solutions enable legal teams to control risks, reduce costs, enforce compliance and streamline processes by tightening collaboration between outside counsel, in-house legal teams, cross-platform business units, service providers and experts. Exterro pioneered e-discovery workflow management technology, and continues to expand its innovative Fusion suite of applications -- Genome, Legal Hold, Discovery Workflow Management, FusionGo and Fusion Cloud Legal Hold. The complete Fusion platform provides an end-to-end risk assessment and information management solution. Regardless of industry or system environment, Fusion integrates seamlessly with existing business processes and enterprise systems. Exterro solutions assure regulatory compliance and create sustainable ROI. Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Exterro has operations across the United States and abroad. For more information, visit www.exterro.com, or contact the company directly at +1 877-398-3776.