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Compliance Managers and Their Role in the Information Governance Journey

June 6, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: eDiscovery, Information Governance Program, Retention, Compliance

According to, a compliance manager is a professional that keeps the legal and ethical integrity of a company intact through policy enforcement and program planning. He or she makes sure all departments of a business are complying with the rules and regulations the company upholds.

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Information Governance Practices to Prepare for a Ransomware Attack

May 17, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Information Governance Program, Data Breach

In light of the recent WannaCry ransomware attack, it is important to consider how information governance can help an organization prepare for a ransomware attack.

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An Information Governance Program is the Best Way to Mitigate Risk

May 9, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: eDiscovery, Information Governance Program, Compliance

Risk is a scary word for any organization and many will go to great lengths to avoid it. Especially when we are discussing information risk, which is chock full of serious consequences. The best way to mitigate information risk, however, is a solid information governance program.

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A Successful Information Governance Program is About Business, Not Data

May 3, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Information Governance Program

Historically, getting buy-in from executives for an information governance program has been difficult. For those in the industry, this probably comes as no surprise. An information governance program is generally not seen as a priority or as something that generates revenue.

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3 Achievable Ways to Grow Your Information Governance Program

April 19, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, CRM

Starting (or growing) an information governance program can sometimes be difficult. Below, we have laid out 3 simple ways to move things forward.

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Legal Hold Requirements Need IT Buy-In

April 7, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Litigation, Legal, Definsible Disposition

Legal holds are by no means a new concept. However, with the ever expanding amount of data that businesses are producing, it is becoming a much bigger challenge.

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[Video] How Data Cleanup Can Reduce Compliance Risk

April 4, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Dark Data, ROT Data, data cleanup

Information governance is more than having policies and plans. There are pieces that need to work together to ensure your records are managed effectively.

We held an informative webinar about successfully discovering, deleting, and migrating redundant, obsolete, and trivial (ROT) data.

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In-house Counsel Uniquely Positioned to Lead Information Governance Initiatives

March 30, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, Information Governance Program, General Counsel

As we move our way through 2017, information governance has thankfully gained more and more traction. This increased awareness and understanding must move into actual initiatives, as the volume of data continues to rise and information regulations around the world increase.

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Take Control of Your File Shares

March 29, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Shares

When it comes to an organization's file shares, there is often chaos. Piles of unorganized data, most of it ROT, clog up efficiency and present a compliance risk.

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Building a File Plan Part 6: Determining Disposition Type

March 28, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, Definsible Disposition, Disposition

We are re-posting this series as we recently held a webinar on this topic (which can be found here)

This is Part 6 in a series of 6 posts around creating and executing an effective file plan for your organization. Click the following links to read the previous posts: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5

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