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Austin, TX, United States, 2013/06/03 - The conference welcomes general and senior in-house counsel as they explore innovative practices and processes for successful corporate legal departments - RenewData.com. NASDAQ: CG
RenewData, a full-service eDiscovery provider that offers the industry’s broadest spectrum of review acceleration solutions including its own proprietary Language-Based Analytics, today announced that Vice Chairman Rich Cohen, Esq. will present at the 25th Annual General Counsel Conference. The conference, held in New York City on June 5-6, welcomes general and senior in-house counsel as they explore innovative practices and processes for successful corporate legal departments.
Cohen will leverage more than 30 years of management and legal experience as a corporate executive and consultant to discuss “Bringing eDiscovery In-House: Increasing Efficiency and Decreasing Costs.” The session, scheduled for June 5 at 4:45 pm. ET, will offer insight on the risks, advantages and disadvantages of bringing discovery in-house in regards to preserving and collecting evidence, minimizing data sets, analyzing quality and productivity, optimizing document review and predictive coding.
Cohen will lend his own perspective to the discussion by introducing how Language-Based Analytics which leverages language in the collection to understand the content specifically related to the issues enables legal organizations to save significant time and money while defensibly tackling enormous amounts of potentially responsive information.
About Rich Cohen
Rich Cohen, vice chairman of RenewData, is responsible 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 focusing 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. 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, and has chaired the American Bar Association's Coordinating Group on Energy Law and co-chaired the American Bankruptcy Institute's Mass Torts Subcommittee, and has 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 offerings uniquely accelerate review without relying on artificial intelligence, delivering dramatic savings with a high level of knowledge extraction as well as transparency and insight into reviewer decisions.