UBIC North America, Inc. to Participate in The Sedona Conference® "Living on E-Discovery's Cutting Edge"

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The Sedona Conference® Institute's Annual Program, "Living on E-Discovery's Cutting Edge", will take place on March 21st & 22nd 2013 in San Diego, California.

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“UBIC has been an active participant in The Sedona Conference® Working Group VI in defining the E-Discovery framework for Asian data privacy rules,” quoted Mr. Naritomo Ikeue, President & COO, UBIC North America, Inc.

UBIC North America, Inc., a provider of comprehensive eDiscovery and digital forensics solutions and services for corporations and law firms has announced they will be sponsoring and participating in the high level discussions on tipping point issues in the areas of antitrust law, complex litigation, and intellectual property rights, with the goal of producing high-quality, non-partisan commentary and guidance of immediate, practical benefit to the bench and bar.

A distinguished judicial panel, including Hon. Sheila Finnegan, Northern District of Illinois; Hon. James C. Francis IV, Southern District of New York; Hon. Jay Gandhi, Central District of California; Hon. Paul S. Grewal, Northern District of California; and Hon. Craig B. Shaffer, District of Colorado, will provide practical advice on achieving proportionality in E-Discovery. Expert E-Discovery practitioners will also lead panels on:

•Technology Assisted Review (TAR): What, Why, When, and How

•Applying The Sedona Principles to Preservation & Discovery of ESI in Cloud-Based, Mobile Media Environments

•Ethics and E-Discovery - the New ABA Model Rules

•E-Discovery Issues in Government Investigations & Regulatory Actions; IP and Tech Litigation

•E-Discovery Issues in Labor & Employment Actions; Class and Mass Tort Actions

•Evolution and the Future of the E-Discovery Team

•Reflections on Proportionality and Scalability from the Bench

•Cross-Border E-Discovery and Data Protection

•Update on Case Law, Rules, and Court Pilot Programs

“UBIC has been an active participant in The Sedona Conference® Working Group VI in defining the E-Discovery framework for Asian data privacy rules,” quoted Mr. Naritomo Ikeue, President & COO, UBIC North America, Inc. “UBIC is a pioneer in cross-border E-Discovery, especially in developing cutting-edge technologies and services for complex Asian-languages while evangelizing the market and staying ahead of industry. It is an honor to be part of such a distinguished group of people in discussions on efficient, economical and evolutionary processes that are beneficial to our society”.

About The Sedona Conference®
The Sedona Conference® (TSC) is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) research and educational institute dedicated to the advanced study of law and policy in the areas of antitrust law, complex litigation, and intellectual property rights. The Sedona Conference® was founded in 1997 by Richard G. Braman, who has practiced in the areas of antitrust law, intellectual property, and complex litigation since 1978. The Sedona Conference® succeeds through the generous contributions of time by its faculties and Working Group SeriesSM members, and is able to fund its operations primarily through the financial support of its members, conference registrants, and sponsors.

The mission of The Sedona Conference® is to drive the reasoned and just advancement of law and policy by stimulating ongoing dialogue amongst leaders of the bench and bar to achieve consensus on critical issues. The Sedona Conference® brings together the brightest minds in a dialogue-based, think-tank setting with the goal of creating practical solutions and recommendations of immediate benefit to the bench and bar.

These conferences serve as incubators to identify “tipping points” in the law that may benefit from the creation of a Working Group for in-depth focus. When appropriate, a Working Group is formed as part of The Sedona Conference® Working Group SeriesSM and includes as many viewpoints and areas of expertise as possible to develop best practices, guidelines, or principles of practical and immediate benefit to the bench, bar, and all other participants in the legal system. Their findings are developed and enhanced through an extended peer review process and the resulting content is widely published in conjunction with educational programs.

For more information about The Sedona Conference® contact info(at)sedonaconference(dot)org or https://thesedonaconference.org

About UBIC

UBIC, Inc. (TOKYO: 2158.TSE) is a leading provider of Asian-language eDiscovery solutions and services. UBIC has extensive eDiscovery and forensic experience and expertise with information documented in Japanese, Korean, Chinese as well as English languages, and applies its expertise in connection with cross-border litigation, administrative proceedings and internal investigations, including those related to anti-trust investigations, intellectual property (IP) litigation, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and product liability (PL) investigations. UBIC serves its clients from offices in Japan, the United States, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong and the United Kingdom.

UBIC’s proprietary technology platform, Lit i View™, version 6.0, is an innovative eDiscovery solution that accurately handles Asian-language characters, encoding schemes and native file systems. UBIC also recently launched its flexible and customizable Legal Cloud™ service to address the problem of rising costs associated with the growth and dispersion of data volumes across the globe, along with prolonged investigations and litigations.

With flexible, customizable end-to-end solutions and services covering the entire electronic discovery reference model (EDRM) life-cycle for corporate litigation strategy and crisis management, UBIC has assisted clients in more than 290 administrative and legal proceedings in the United States, including Department of Justice (DOJ), International Trade Commission (ITC) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) investigations and more than 670 corporate investigations in Japan, South Korea, China, Taiwan and Singapore. Assisted by highly experienced litigation attorneys, UBIC provides a range of services facilitating fact discovery, patent management, security, internal audit and regulatory compliance that can provide a significant cost savings to its clients.

For more information about UBIC, contact us at 877-321-8242 or usinfo(at)ubicna(dot)com & visit http://www.ubicna.com

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