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September 17, 2013 08:03 ET

DTI Panel With DuPont and Drinker Biddle Experts Will Address Litigation Readiness Issues at The Masters Conference in Washington, DC

September 19th Event Will Offer Guidance on How to Reduce Electronic Discovery Costs and Risks Through Advance Preparation and Effective Information Management Policies

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Sep 17, 2013) - DTI, the nation's largest independent provider of e-discovery services and managed document review, has announced that it will sponsor a panel discussion on litigation readiness issues at the Washington, DC forum of The Masters Conference for Legal Professionals this Thursday, September 19, 2013. The event will feature Vincent Catanzaro, Senior Counsel, Global Discovery Manager for E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, and Andrea D'Ambra, Counsel in Drinker Biddle's Commercial Litigation Practice Group and a member of the firm's IP Litigation and Electronic Discovery & Data Management teams. Jeffrey Jacobs, DTI's Associate General Counsel and head of the Company's litigation readiness consulting practice, will moderate the panel discussion.

"Advance preparation is one of the keys to controlling costs and managing risks in eDiscovery," says Catanzaro. "Having a documented, repeatable process in place helps ensure that nothing is missed. And figuring out what you're going to do before you need to do it, rather than on-the-fly and ad hoc for each case, can result in tremendous cost savings." 

Ms. D'Ambra, who counsels clients on preservation and data management issues, and has drafted e-discovery manuals for a number of multi-national companies, stresses that "one of the best ways to reduce discovery costs is to have an effective records and email retention (and disposition) policy. Knowing what you have (and what you don't have) can help avoid wild goose chases, while also reducing the cost of reviewing outdated information."

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DTI is the nation's largest independent provider of in-house and outsourced legal services and technology solutions. The company has established service centers in major legal markets across the United States and maintains a regular client list that includes a number of Fortune 500 corporations and AmLaw 100 law firms. DTI provides exceptional discovery and document review services, legal business process outsourcing and facilities management. The extensive experience of DTI's professionals, industry-leading quality and innovative technology solutions provide DTI clients with a service offering unmatched in the industry. To learn more about DTI's national footprint, flexibility, capacity and world-class project management, visit www.dtiglobal.com.

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