May 01, 2012 06:00 ET

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP Brings Relativity In-House

Leading Litigation Firm Selects Relativity for e-Discovery

CHICAGO, IL and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) - kCura, the developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, today announced that Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP has purchased a license to install Relativity firm-wide.

As a flexible platform, Relativity can be customized for Skadden's specialized teams. Relativity users can build applications within the software to manage and search all types of case-related data and information.

"We wanted a review platform that could seamlessly adapt to our specific e-discovery needs," said Harris Tilevitz, Chief Technology Officer of Skadden. "Using Relativity, we can build the custom workflows and applications required to support our global user base and nearly 2,000 attorneys. Relativity's open development platform was a key element in our decision to bring it in-house."

"We are thrilled that Skadden has selected Relativity as their e-discovery platform," said Andrew Sieja, president and CEO of kCura. "It's exciting to see them taking full advantage of our programming model to build custom applications, and we look forward to supporting their team with Relativity."

About Skadden Arps
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Affiliates is an international law firm with more than 1,800 attorneys in 23 offices throughout the world. Skadden, Arps provides a broad range of legal services to the corporate, industrial and financial communities representing a broad spectrum of clients, from small high-technology start-up companies to nearly one half of the Fortune 250 industrial and service corporations, as well as many financial and governmental entities. Further information about Skadden, Arps is available at

About kCura
Recognized as a "Leader" in Gartner's most recent E-Discovery Magic Quadrant, kCura are the developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, a web-based platform for the review, analysis, and production of electronic data. Relativity has more than 60,000 active users worldwide from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice and 95 of the top 100 law firms in the United States. Relativity also powers Method, kCura's workflow and notification system for managing legal hold and risk assessment processes. kCura helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies meet e-discovery challenges by installing Relativity and Method on-premises and providing hosted, on-demand solutions through a global network of partners. kCura has been ranked the 42nd fastest-growing technology company in North America on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 and named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces by the Chicago Tribune. Please contact kCura at or visit for more information.

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