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Austin, TX, United States, 2012/11/06 - RenewData Vice Chairman Rich Cohen, Esq. will present at the eDiscovery Leadership Conference held on November 9 and address how to balance and manage the interactions between in-house counsel, outside counsel and eDiscovery service providers. NASDAQ: CG
RenewData, a full-service eDiscovery provider that offers the industry’s broadest spectrum of review acceleration solutions, today announced its Vice Chairman Rich Cohen, Esq. will present at the Second Annual eDiscovery Leadership Conference held in Hollywood, Florida on November 9. Cohen’s presentation will address how to balance and manage the interactions between in-house counsel, outside counsel and eDiscovery service providers.
The conference is hosted by the Legal Learning Series, an organization dedicated to providing higher continuing legal education programs, networking opportunities and training for litigation support, eDiscovery, forensic data recovery and trial presentation. The conference is especially significant in light of recent amendments to the Florida Rules of Civil Procedures that address the discovery of electronically stored information.
Cohen is slotted to speak during the conference’s luncheon from 12:15-2:15 pm. ET. He will draw upon his extensive corporate legal experience to address the complexities of managing eDiscovery in-house and associated best practices and when and how to outsource it.
About Rich Cohen
Rich Cohen, a resident of Weston, FL, is responsible for business development and corporate development for RenewData. He brings more than 30 years of management and legal experience as a corporate executive, consultant and General Counsel. Prior to joining RenewData, Cohen served as Senior Vice President & Managing Director of Legal Services for a large legal services organization focused on complex litigation matters and bankruptcies. Previously, Cohen was COO of Integrex Professional Claims Services where he was responsible for operations, IT, sales, and marketing. His extensive experience also includes General Counsel at Ohio Power and Columbus Southern Power Companies; Senior Director, Corporate Legal Markets and Strategic Alliances/Licensing at Lexis-Nexis; Vice President at Lexford Residential Trust; Deputy Law Director for the City of Cuyahoga Falls; and Assistant Law Director for the City of Akron.
Cohen has received MARTINDALE-HUBBELL's prestigious AV rating for 15 consecutive years. He has served as the President of the American Corporate Counsel Association in Ohio and currently serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the Electricity Journal. He also serves on the Advisory Board of Bryan University's eDiscovery Project Management program and on the Strategic Advisory Panel of Trustifi. He is a member of the American and Ohio State Bar Association, has chaired the American Bar Association's Coordinating Group on Energy Law, has co-chaired the American Bankruptcy Institute's Mass Torts Subcommittee and been a member of the ABA Class Actions/Derivative Suits Subcommittee. Cohen is a member of the Corporate Counsel Advisory Board for The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel and a recipient of the Distinguished Legal Service Award conferred by Corporate Legal Times. Cohen holds a Bachelor degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo and a Juris Doctor from the University of Akron School of Law.
RenewData ( renewdata.com) is a full-service eDiscovery provider that helps corporations and law firms achieve significant time and cost savings, attain a high level of defensibility and reliability, and easily manage multiple projects for legal, regulatory and investigative matters. The company has a deep history building and applying advanced technology for eDiscovery, and has a particular expertise in review acceleration, delivering the industry’s broadest spectrum of solutions to expedite analysis of large collections of data. Of particular note, RenewData’s Language-Based Analytics offering uniquely accelerates review without relying on artificial intelligence, delivering dramatic savings with a high level of transparency and insight into reviewer decisions. For more information, visit the website or call 888-811-3789.