High Growth Litigation Boutique Extends Staff Capability

Our client, a medium-sized publicly-traded network technology company was engaged in an acquisition of a technology portfolio company that included an assembly facility, distribution channel and revenue growth. During initial due diligence, a significant volume of technology licensing arrangements, billable agreements and outstanding notes were identified. Our client realized that to truly understand the asset/risk portfolio they needed somebody familiar with not only the technology business, but somebody who could advise on their findings relevant to the intended transaction. In-House Legal needed to find an economical solution to handle this critical path and had limited In-House resources to supervise the work.

A Multi-State, High-Volume Managed Review Challenge

Our client, a medium-sized publicly-traded network technology company was engaged in an acquisition of a technology portfolio company that included an assembly facility, distribution channel and revenue growth. During initial due diligence, a significant volume of technology licensing arrangements, billable agreements and outstanding notes were identified. Our client realized that to truly understand the asset/risk portfolio they needed somebody familiar with not only the technology business, but somebody who could advise on their findings relevant to the intended transaction. In-House Legal needed to find an economical solution to handle this critical path and had limited In-House resources to supervise the work.

FCPA and AML Investigations with the Department of Justice

Our client, a medium-sized publicly-traded network technology company was engaged in an acquisition of a technology portfolio company that included an assembly facility, distribution channel and revenue growth. During initial due diligence, a significant volume of technology licensing arrangements, billable agreements and outstanding notes were identified. Our client realized that to truly understand the asset/risk portfolio they needed somebody familiar with not only the technology business, but somebody who could advise on their findings relevant to the intended transaction. In-House Legal needed to find an economical solution to handle this critical path and had limited In-House resources to supervise the work.

Multi-National Law Firm Requiring Multi-Lingual Cross-Border Translations

A global law firm representing international clients required contract attorneys proficient in numerous languages for document review projects taking place throughout the United States. The law firm sought a US-based, national, unified resource with offices in markets across the country to act as their single point of contact to source, identify and qualify multi-lingual contract attorneys. Further, the law firm required that the contract attorneys be located in local markets around the US, working from facilities provided by the review management provider.

Attorney Competency in E-Discovery

Published with approval from the Washington, D.C. Bar Litigation Section, and written by Hire Counsel Executive Managing Director Kevin Clark, the following article highlights the impact of competence in the conduct of electronic discovery. Attorney Competency in E-Discovery (DC Bar Litigation Section Quarterly Update, Winter 2015-2016) A lack of competency in e-discovery can pose ethical…