SOURCE: UHY Advisors

UHY Advisors

April 11, 2012 09:00 ET

UHY Advisors Partners With Zapproved to Offer Legal Hold Pro to Take Control of the Document Preservation Process

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Apr 11, 2012) - UHY Advisors eDiscovery and Digital Forensics Practice Group announced it has partnered with Zapproved® to resell its Legal Hold Pro software to help corporate and law firm clients identify, notify, and track documents, electronically stored information (ESI) and other media in response to a legal hold notice or trigger event.

Legal Hold Pro is an intuitive, on-demand system that can be used immediately without installing, configuring or maintaining software. It reduces the risks of adverse outcomes in litigation, and the proven compliance platform offers reduced labor costs associated with legal holds by more than 75 percent.

"Corporations are taking more steps to fulfill their preservation obligations and strengthen their internal processes for notification and compliance," said Douglas Herman, managing director of UHY's eDiscovery Group. "This partnership provides a value-added service to our clients to defensibly and cost-effectively meet their legal hold obligations."

"As companies struggle to meet the need for a defensible legal hold process in place, UHY can assist clients immediately to give them a powerful way to implement preservation best practices," said Brad Harris, vice president of Zapproved legal products.

UHY's eDiscovery team identifies, collects, processes and analyzes data for complex matters including securities fraud, U.S. Department of Justice inquiries, government risk and compliance, and internal investigations.

UHY Advisors' FLVS Group works with law firms and in-house legal departments to deliver a comprehensive package of services in litigation consulting, eDiscovery and digital forensics, fraud and forensic services and business valuation. UHY Advisors, Inc. and its subsidiary entities have nearly 1,000 professionals providing services throughout the United States. UHY Advisors is ranked as one of the Top 25 professional services firms providing tax and business consulting in the country by Accounting Today.

About Zapproved
Founded in February 2008, Zapproved is a software provider based in Portland, Oregon, with a compliance platform making it easier and more economical for businesses facing increasing rules and regulations. Zapproved's first products focused on targeted compliance workflows that reduce liability risk in legal and regulatory compliance. Legal Hold Pro has become the fastest growing legal hold management system by helping corporate legal teams and law firms implement defensible preservation efforts. The on-demand service streamlines the practice of issuing legal holds and reduces exposure via automated processes.

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