Building a File Plan Part 4: Determining Record Types

March 14, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan

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

This is Part 4 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

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Building a File Plan Part 3: Creating Classification

March 9, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, Classification

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

This is Part 3 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

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X Percent for Information Governance

March 8, 2017 by Peter Sloan

Tags: eDiscovery, Big Data

This is a guest post from Peter Sloan, founding member of boutique law firm Information Governance Group, LLC. They help companies across the United States create, validate, and update records retention schedules; establish data security policies and breach response readiness; respond to data breaches; and implement legal hold processes. The orginal post can be found here.

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RecordLion is excited to announce we are now part of the Gimmal family

March 7, 2017 by Team RecordLion

HOUSTON, TX – March 7, 2017 -- Gimmal LLC, the market leader in information governance and compliance software for SharePoint®, and content services for SAP, announced the acquisition of RecordLion, Inc., an information governance and records management software company headquartered in St. Louis, MO.

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Executives are the Biggest Offenders When it Comes to Email Compliance

March 3, 2017 by Shawn Cosby

Tags: Email, Compliance

Email compliance is an issue every organization deals with, to varying degrees of success. Unfortunately, employees (including upper management) are not helping the cause.

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Information Security Remains Cloudy in the Legal Industry

March 1, 2017 by Kevin Bley

Tags: Legal, Cybersecurity

In April of 2016, Mossack Fonseca, a law firm in Panama suffered a large data breach resulting from a cyberattack. Known as the Panama Papers, it uncovered the offshore finance information of many billionaires. This resulted in serious investigations which will undoubtedly cause legal consequences for those involved.

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Building a File Plan Part 2: Mapping Your Data to the File Plan

February 28, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan

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

This is Part 2 in a series of 6 posts around creating and executing an effective file plan for your organization. Part 1 can be found here.

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Information Governance Programs Knock Out Cybersecurity Weak Points

February 23, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity is a concern for every organization, and that concern only continues to grow. In 2016, 4.2 billion records were stolen in a reported 4,149 reported data breaches. Keep in mind, this is just the reported breaches.

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Building a File Plan Part 1: Creating a Retention Schedule That Works

February 22, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, Retention Schedule

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

This is Part 1 in a series of 6 posts around creating and executing an effective file plan for your organization.

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[Video] 5 Steps to Building an Effective File Plan

February 21, 2017 by Andrew Borgschulte

Tags: File Plan, Retention Schedule, Disposition

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

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