RenewData, a full-service eDiscovery provider that offers the industry’s broadest spectrum of review acceleration solutions, today announced that its Chief Operating Officer Hemanth Salem will lead a discussion on search technologies at an event sponsored by Today’s General Counsel Institute that is scheduled for March 26-27 in San Francisco.
The eDiscovery for the Corporate Market Conference provides practical advice and in-depth discussions about the challenges corporate counsel face on both a strategic and day-to-day basis. Salem’s discussion, titled “Search Technologies and Forward Thinking,” will revolve around the strengths and weaknesses of keyword searching and predictive coding. His contribution to the discussion will be fueled by more than 15 years of experience in litigation support and extensive work with Fortune 100 corporations and AmLaw 200 firms. His session is scheduled for Wednesday, March 27 at 11:15 am. PDT.
Powered by industry experts, Today’s General Counsel Institute’s eDiscovery for the Corporate Market Conference provides roundtables that address factual and legal issues surrounding eDiscovery. The conference includes sessions on data security, legal holds and ethical and contractual tensions that can arise between inside counsel, outside counsel and providers. To learn more about the conference or to register, visit the Executive Counsel Institute.
About Hemanth Salem
RenewData’s Chief Operating Officer, Hemanth Salem, has more than 22 years of experience in enterprise systems and architectures and 15 years of experience in litigation support. He has worked with both AmLaw 200 firms and Fortune 100 corporations in the pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, technology, consumer products, armed forces and services industries to streamline information management and discovery strategies and develop best practices. Salem has extensive experience in implementing streamlined operations focused on client service, quality and efficiency. He has previously held senior leadership roles such as of professional services at Encore Discovery Solutions, Vice President of Technology and Operations at Esquire Litigation Solutions, and Engineering Manager at Merrill Corporation and Trion Technologies. In addition to managing paper and electronic discovery on large-scale, complex litigation, Salem has handled very large mergers and acquisitions from setting up electronic deal rooms to second requests. He has also managed enterprise systems implementations including development, systems integration, document conversion and implementation of high security, high availability systems for large corporations and the U.S. Air Force. Salem has engineered and developed high-end litigation support software and systems in addition to solutions in the crime-fighting and defense industries. He holds an undergraduate degree in electronics and computer engineering from the International Institute of Technology, India and a Master of Science in computer science from Case Western Reserve University. He has published research in the areas of advanced databases and visual query languages.
RenewData (RenewData.com) is a full-service eDiscovery provider that helps corporations and law firms achieve significant time and cost savings, attain a high level of defensibility and reliability, and easily manage multiple projects for legal, regulatory and investigative matters. The company has a deep history building and applying advanced technology for eDiscovery, and has a particular expertise in review acceleration, delivering the industry’s broadest spectrum of solutions to expedite analysis of large collections of data. Of particular note, RenewData’s Language-Based Analytics offerings uniquely accelerate review without relying on artificial intelligence, delivering dramatic savings with a high level of knowledge extraction as well as transparency and insight into reviewer decisions.