SOURCE: IE Discovery, Inc.

May 15, 2007 09:00 ET

IE Discovery Awarded Blanket Purchase Agreement by U.S. Department of State

AUSTIN, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 15, 2007 -- Faced with the exponential growth of electronically stored information required for litigation discovery as well as challenges posed by managing staff and litigation matters around the world, the U.S. Department of State has awarded a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) to IE Discovery, Inc. to manage its discovery efforts.

IE Discovery's legal and technology teams have been tasked to provide collection, processing and review services for electronic and paper files as well as production to opposing counsel and the courts. "This is a perfect match," said Pat McColloch, Director of Government Programs for IE Discovery. "We have a great deal of experience with government agencies and the know-how to handle their complex discovery needs." Utilizing the power of its proprietary online repository, InfoDox, IE Discovery can facilitate review of native and image files for government attorneys both in the United States and overseas.

"We are pleased to be working with the Department of State and I'm confident we can help them a great deal," added McColloch. "Complex cases, multiple-document custodians and large amounts of data in various formats -- this is really where we shine." Using custom-developed tools such as InfoDox, AutoReview and our de-duplication technology, IE Discovery's team can offer cost efficient solutions to government clients managing litigation with ever-increasing volumes of electronically stored information.

About IE Discovery, Inc.

IE Discovery provides comprehensive Discovery Management and other litigation support services to corporate law departments, outside counsel, and government agencies who routinely manage complex, information-intensive litigation. Utilizing technological and legal expertise, we help our clients improve their productivity and cost efficiency, and more accurately predict their litigation expenditures. IE Discovery is the only provider named Top Ten in all seven categories of the prestigious 2006 Socha-Gelbmann Electronic Discovery Survey. IE Discovery is based in Austin, Texas, with offices in Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. Please visit us on the Web at www.iediscovery.com.

Contact Information

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    Carolyn Depko
    Edge Legal Marketing
    Tel.: 732.679.1347
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    Craig Foster
    IE Discovery, Inc.
    Tel.: 512.498.7442
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