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Robinson+Cole Brings Relativity In-house

August 20, 2014



Law Firm Selects Relativity for Comprehensive Processing and Analytics Capabilities kCura (http://kcura.com/), developers of the e-discovery software Relativity (http://kcura.com/relativity/), today announced that Robinson+Cole has licensed Relativity. Ranked among the top 200 largest law firms in the United States, Robinson+Cole’s clients range from Fortune 500s to start-ups, as well as nonprofit and government organizations.

Relativity is a fully featured, web-based e-discovery platform that allows users to create and automate custom workflows, take advantage of a complete set of text analytics capabilities including computer -assisted review (http://kcura.com/relativity/features/assisted-review), and make use of fully integrated processing (http://kcura.com/relativity/features/processing)—so case teams can ingest data and begin review quickly without leaving the system.

“With Relativity’s processing, we can get our data into review right away. The speed to getting to the review stage is a tremendous advantage to us,” said Adam Anderson, litigation support specialist at Robinson+Cole. “We’ve processed 1.9 million records into Relativity, and got them ready to be reviewed in under three days. Through our previous workflows, this would have taken weeks.”

Because Robinson+Cole deals with a wide range of cases, they were looking for a platform that would further streamline the litigation support process, while offering substantial customization for each unique role within the firm.

“Looking at the big picture value of Relativity, we see this as an all -in-one tool. Because we’re keeping data in the same platform throughout processing and review, our impact on storage is considerably lower,” said Fernando Monteleone, chief information officer at Robinson+Cole. “We’re now able to budget significantly less in our storage growth.”

Robinson+Cole also plans to implement a range of analytics capabilities—such as email threading and detection of near-duplicate documents—as their case sizes grow. “We’re looking forward to taking full advantage of Relativity Analytics, so our lawyers can identify relevant documents to focus their energy on right away,” said Anderson.

“We’re excited that Robisnon+Cole has chosen Relativity, and that it’s having a direct and positive impact on their costs and efficiency,” said Andrew Sieja, president and CEO of kCura. “We look forward to working closely with them to ensure a great e-discovery experience for their diverse client base.”

About Robinson+Cole Robinson+Cole is a service mark of Robinson & Cole LLP, an Am Law 200 firm with 200 lawyers in nine offices serving regional, national, and international clients, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies. Since 1845, Robinson & Cole LLP has grown to meet the changing needs of clients. The firm represents investors, corporate, governmental, and nonprofit entities, as well as individual clients, in a wide range of matters, including corporate; business and insurance litigation; tax and tax-exempt; finance; public finance; land use, environmental and utilities, and real estate; health law; labor, employment, and benefits; intellectual property and technology; and government relations. For more information, please visit www.rc.com.

About kCura Recognized as a "Leader" in Gartner's 2014 E-Discovery Magic Quadrant (http://kcura.com/relativity/gartner-2014-magic-quadrant-for-e -discovery), kCura are the developers of the e-discovery software, Relativity. Relativity has more than 100,000 active users worldwide from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice and all of the top 100 law firms in the United States. kCura helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies meet e-discovery challenges by installing Relativity on-premises and providing hosted, on-demand solutions through a global network of partners. kCura has been ranked the 100th fastest -growing technology company in North America on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 (http://www.deloitte.com/assets/Dcom -UnitedStates/Local%20Assets/Documents/TMT_us_tmt/us_tmt_fast500_rankings _110713.pdf) and named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces (http://www.topworkplaces.com/frontend.php/regional -list/company/chicagotribune/kcura-corporation) by the Chicago Tribune. Please contact kCura at sales@kcura.comor visit kcura.com for more information. Press Contact Shawn Gaines kCura (312) 870-5536 sgaines@kcura.com (%20sgaines@kcura.com)



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