A practical guide to successful cross-border and multi-jurisdictional investigations

FRANKFURT– January 22, 2013 – Consilio, a Symphony Technology Group (STG) company and global leader in eDiscovery software and services, today announced it will host a breakfast briefings on managing cross-border litigation. The event will take place at the BUJ-Unternehmensjuristen-Kongress, which is scheduled to take place 31 January – 1 February 2013 at the Maritim proArte Hotel in Berlin, Germany.

The 2nd annual BUJ-Unternehmensjuristen-Kongress is a premium European two-day forum bringing together in-house counsel, international law firms and legal service providers. Participants at the event will be able to gain a valuable insight on how to manage risks through best practices and to find out about the innovation solutions which are now available.

Michael Becker, Director at Consilio will be hosting a breakfast briefing entitled, ‘Cross Border Litigation’ which will take place at 08.30am – 09.15am CET on Friday, 1 February 2013, located at Salon 2.

During this presentation Becker will examine:

• How to best manage international procedures

• Cross-border litigation requirements according to different jurisdictions

• Privacy legal requirements

• Legal, technical and cultural challenges; plus how to control costs with eDiscovery

“Cross border investigations can be a complex and time sensitive process and legal professionals cannot afford to get it wrong. Organisations must follow strict German data policies and procedural steps to ensure eDiscovery activities meet the BDSG data protection requirements. There are real penalties for breaking the law – so having a deep technical and legal understanding is critical to ensure a positive outcome.” Andy Macdonald, CEO of Consilio.

Consilio has on- the- ground operations in Frankfurt and Munich, fully staffed with highly skilled experts. For further information about support in Germany please visit http://www.consilio.com or for local enquires please email michael.becker@consilio.com.

About Consilio
Consilio is an international eDiscovery and managed review provider with extensive experience in litigation, antitrust, second requests, and internal and external investigations. The company supports law firms and corporations with cost-effective, end-to-end litigation services that include data collection, computer forensics, expert testimony, multi-lingual and on-site data processing, hosting and document review. Safe Harbor certified, the company can deploy its services rapidly and efficiently to clients anywhere in the world from offices and data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit www.consilio.com.

About Symphony Technology Group Symphony Technology Group
(STG) is a strategic private equity firm with the mission of investing in and building great software and services companies. In addition to capital, STG provides transformation expertise to enable its companies to deliver maximum value to their clients, to drive growth through innovation, to retain and attract the best talent and to achieve best in class business performance. STG’s current portfolio consists of 14 global companies. For more information, please visit http://www.symphonytg.com/

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Consilio
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