BIA Announces Upcoming September Webinar Topic

“Risks & Responsibilities: The Ethics of Legal Hold” to be Discussed in Interactive Webinar on Sept 19, 2013

NEW YORK, Sept. 9, 2013 Business Intelligence Associates (BIA) a leader in eDiscovery software and services solutions, today announced the topic of its September Knowledge Leadership webinar series. The online event, titled “Risks and Responsibilities: The Ethics of Legal Hold,” will examine the ethics of legal hold and preservation in a one-hour webinar. The webinar will cover practice skills, and one hour of CLE/ethics credit has been applied for

This month, Barry Schwartz, Esq., CEDS and Brian Schrader, Esq., two of the nation’s most sought after experts in the field of legal hold and collections, will do a deep-dive into the ethics of legal hold. This program will highlight:

“Legal hold, spoliation and preservation are the most talked about topics in eDiscovery today, and one of the most requested topics from the professionals who attend our educational programs. We have put together a program covering the current statutes and case law, and we feel this may be one of the best programs on legal hold that we have presented this year,” said Robin Thompson, VP of Marketing.

About Our Speakers

Barry Schwartz, Esq., CEDS, is VP of Advisory Services for BIA, and has over 32 years of legal and business consulting management experience, including practical expertise with FDA matters and extensive knowledge of the medical device and industrial industries. Mr. Schwartz works with clients on a wide variety of information management areas including litigation, discovery, document retention and management, regulatory compliance and IT security.

Brian Schrader, Esq. is President of BIA, and has over 20 years of experience in information management, computer technology, and the law and has been a pioneer in Computer Forensics and e-Discovery. Brian's experience started as a programmer and computer systems consultant. In 1990, Brian founded and operated a consulting company, helping clients design and implement information management systems in a variety of industries including health care, insurance and securities.

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About BIA and TotalDiscovery
BIA is a leading company in the eDiscovery space. For over a decade, BIA has been developing and implementing legally defensible, technology-driven solutions that reduce the costs and risks associated with lawsuits, regulatory compliance and internal risk related investigations and audits. BIA offers software complemented by professional services in the areas of eDiscovery and litigation support, digital investigations and electronic policy consulting.

As an innovator in the legal technology market, BIA created TotalDiscovery, launched as the first cloud-based automated legal data preservation system including legal hold management and intelligent data collections with enterprise level capabilities but without the typical high capital expense.

In addition to TotalDiscovery, BIA offers corporate departing employee data management solutions, computer forensics services and eDiscovery expert advice. BIA provides its software and services to small, medium and large companies and law firms in the U.S. and abroad. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @biaprotect.

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