Many companies are buried in massive volumes of outdated records and information, and those volumes continue to grow at alarming rates.

Speakers: David R. Cohen

Event Type: Seminar

Location Name:
Reed Smith's Houston office, 811 Main St., Suite 1700, Houston TX 77002
Start Date/Time:
25 April 2019, 3:45 PM CDT
End Date/Time:
25 April 2019, 5:30 PM CDT

Legal risks, data breach exposure, e-discovery costs, and the high price tag to store, manage, and search through massive amounts of information have propelled records retention from the back burner to a red-hot issue for both Legal and IT. This session will cover:

  • Evaluating the legal and business risks caused by retaining too much information for too long
  • Developing retention policies and programs, and utilizing best practices for all records and information
  • Cleaning up the mess and developing an ongoing strategy for new data
  • Minimizing legal and business risks and costs of old data remediation
  • Overcoming cultural challenges