APAC Ediscovery News: QDiscovery form partnership with Ji2 of Tokyo
QDiscovery LLC, a provider of electronic discovery and forensic technology services, today announced that is has partnered with Ji2, a Tokyo-based eDiscovery and forensic technology company focused on providing services for legal organizations in Japan, China and Korea.
Both companies share extensive experience with Viewpoint, an all-in-one eDiscovery solution provided by Lateral Data (a Xerox company). The solution’s comprehensive features include collection integration, early case assessment, preprocessing and processing, analysis, review and production. Additionally, it provides both companies with the ability to broaden their global footprints and offerings as well as expand business opportunities for clients in need of eDiscovery expertise in both the United States and Asia.
“As the globalization of eDiscovery continues for corporations, areas such as Japan, China and Korea present unique challenges to attorneys,” said Matt McCormack, CEO of QDiscovery. “The partnership with Ji2 allows us to combine our extensive knowledge with their on-site expertise. This, in turn, assures that our clients have a comprehensive level of service at their disposal that minimizes potential risks.”
“Ji2 understands that the complexities of eDiscovery in the Asia Pacific area extend far beyond the differences in language,” said Ted Fujisawa, CEO of Ji2. “This partnership provides the ideal think tank of eDiscovery best practices for both the United States and Asia.”
To date, the partnership has yielded quality results for both companies as clients rely on their combined expertise. For U.S.-based eDiscovery services, QDiscovery provides assisted review, advanced tools, data collection, eDiscovery processing, paper discovery support, managed services and trial presentation. Ji2 offers translation, document review and staffing for projects that involve Japan, China or Korea.