Forensicon, a leading national provider of computer forensics consulting and e-Discovery solutions has assisted organizations of all sizes dealing with how best to respond to challenges raised by pending litigation, security breaches, loss mitigation, insurance subrogation, litigation holds and many other situations that require the assistance of experienced professionals that can help forecast potential outcomes and assist organizations with developing risk mitigation and management strategies.
Forensicon draws upon a team of experienced professionals including fraud examiners, certified computer forensics experts, certified e-Discovery specialists and licensed private investigators. Forensicon staff have been appointed and served as discovery liaisons in the federal courts. Organizations facing litigation hold notices originating from governmental agencies such as the SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission), law enforcement, or potential parties to litigation have a need to ensure an effective response strategy is in place. Organizations, executives and law firms that ignore obligations relating to litigation hold requirements can face several penalties both civil and criminal.
Forensicon can assist parties facing the need to implement a litigation hold identify and data map their sources of ESI (electronic stored information). Forensicon has assisted clients with developing datamaps of an organization’s online and offline sources of ESI to enable a smart and effective response to subpoenas, litigation hold notices and other data preservation or document production requests.
Forensicon has proven its ability to help clients and law firms facing potential sanctions regarding allegations of spoliation or lack of effectively implementing litigation hold notices.
In Pinstripe, Inc. v. Manpower, Inc., Forensicon was brought in by counsel to assist Manpower Inc. with recovering data that was accidentally lost. Forensicon was able to help the client demonstrate an effective effort by the parties facing potential sanctions in seeking to remedy the loss of data. The final result was that no intentional destruction of evidence was believed by the court to have taken place. Manpower faced a small fine to help conduct a seminar on effectively implementing litigation holds.
Whether your organization is attempting to plan initial responses to complicated litigation, preparing to engage law enforcement with the hand off of potential criminal activity, Forensicon computer forensics consultants have years of experience assisting corporations, not for profit organizations and governmental entities deal with litigation, security breach and sensitive matters that require a complex understanding of legal issues, electronic data systems and applications, plus the ability to formulate strategy across these areas to minimize organizational risk and maximize the outcome prospects for key stakeholders. CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, CISOs, elected officials, law enforcement staff, not for profit executives, business executives, entrepreneurs and commercial litigators everywhere across the U.S. have relied on Forensicon’s vast talent and experience providing consulting relating to computer forensics and electronic discovery.
To speak with a member of our consulting services team, call Forensicon today at 888-427-5667 for a complimentary telephone consultation or contact us.
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