SOURCE: De Novo Legal

De Novo Legal

September 19, 2010 20:13 ET

De Novo Legal Becomes First Method Provider

Relativity Premium Hosting Partner Now Offers kCura's Legal Hold Management Application on Demand

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - September 19, 2010) -  De Novo Legal today announced that they are the first provider of Method, the flexible, web-based workflow and notification system for the management of legal hold and risk assessment processes. De Novo Legal will provide Method as a hosted, on-demand solution to law firms, corporations, and government agencies.

De Novo Legal, a Relativity Best in Service partner, added Method's legal hold management capabilities to their wide range of integrated e-discovery service offerings, including collection, processing, hosting, document review, and production.

"Establishing an effective litigation hold strategy is key to defensible discovery," said Michael McDonald, Managing Director of De Novo Legal. "We're pleased to offer our clients a solution in Method that assists in the creation and execution of a well-defined legal hold process."

With Method, De Novo Legal provides on-demand tools to streamline legal holds into efficient, repeatable processes. Method's customizable workflows allow users to scale the application to fit the needs of all of their matters, while maintaining defensibility through detailed reporting tools that produce thorough audit trails of all communications by custodian. This functionality can also be used to assess business risk for purposes of litigation preparedness.

"De Novo Legal does an excellent job of providing Relativity on demand as a Premium Hosting Partner, and we're thrilled to have them on board offering Method as well," said Andrew Sieja, president and CEO of kCura. "Their extensive knowledge and experience with both Relativity and the e-discovery industry will allow them to provide outstanding service to Method clients."

About kCura
kCura are the developers of the e-discovery software Relativity. Relativity is a web-based platform servicing the analysis, review, and production stages of the EDRM. In addition to document review, Relativity powers kCura's legal hold management solution, Method, which is a workflow and notification system designed to manage legal hold and risk assessment processes. kCura helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies with e-discovery challenges by installing Relativity and Method on-premises, as well as providing hosted, on-demand solutions through a global network of partners in Asia, Australia, Europe, and North America. For more information about Relativity and Method, contact kCura at or visit

About De Novo Legal
De Novo Legal provides Integrated E-Discovery solutions to law firms and corporate legal departments on the largest national platform in the legal industry. With project facilities located across the United States, De Novo Legal provides a single point of accountability for the entire lifecycle of an electronic discovery project (collection, processing, hosting, attorney document review and production), wherever required. Our goal is to become a strategic partner with our clients and provide an efficient and cost effective solution. We strongly believe in providing extraordinary client service and strive to always go "above and beyond" for all of our clients.

Contact Information

  • De Novo Legal Contact:
    Michael McDonald
    Managing Director
    646-652-7694 - office
    Email Contact