Ed Fiducia and Andrew Bayer to Give Presentations Offering CLE and MCLE Credits
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Jan 13, 2015) - Inventus, LLC, a leading national discovery management practice to Fortune 1000 corporations, global law firms and government agencies, today announced that Ed Fiducia, Inventus' regional vice president and senior e-discovery consultant, and Andrew Bayer, managing shareholder, Southern California, will give presentations at upcoming regional CLE and MCLE meetings in January.
Fiducia will present on the topic, "Using Technology from Collection through Review," to the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association. The event will be held Thursday, Jan. 15, at Hacienda Colorado in Denver. CLE credit is available for the event, which explores early parts of the discovery phase of complex litigation. Registration and more information is available at http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eaadju431b984d5b&llr=z4j5abdab.
Bayer, along with Erik Bliss, associate general counsel at Viasat, and Kate Mayer Mangan, a litigator and consultant at Donocle, will present on "Taming the Technology Dragons: How to Harness Technology to Work Smarter," on Tuesday, Jan. 20 from 4 - 6:15 p.m. The event will be held at One America Plaza (second floor conference center) at 600 West Broadway in San Diego. Two MCLE credits will be offered for this event, including one hour of legal ethics credit. Registration and more information is available at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/taming-the-technology-dragons-how-to-harness-technology-to-work-smarter-tickets-15148269883.
On Friday, Jan. 23, Fiducia will present at an all-day MCLE event hosted by the San Diego Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, Latham and Watkins LLP, Inventus and Aptus Court Reporting. Covering the topics of competence, ethics and the elimination of bias, the event will be held at the Latham & Watkins LLP Del Mar Office in San Diego. Registration information is available at http://fbasd.org/.
"The sheer volume of information is making it virtually mandatory for legal professionals to automate the document review, selection, production and post-production process when it comes to e-discovery," stated Fiducia. "I work with clients every day that deal with these issues and I am honored to have the opportunity to speak to the members of these organizations about what technology considerations they should be aware of when dealing with the complex issues associated with e-discovery."
About Ed Fiducia
Throughout his 21-year career in the legal technology space, Fiducia has proven himself to be a technology expert who also possesses a solid understanding of the legal discovery process -- a rare combination. Beginning with document coding in the early '90s and continuing through the evolution of database creation, e-discovery, hosted applications and concept search technologies, Fiducia has worked in virtually every aspect of the industry. Fiducia currently works with Inventus clients and the entire project management team to customize review workflows and determine appropriate e-discovery solutions from both a technology and discovery management standpoint.
About Andrew Bayer
With over nine years of experience and various certifications achieved (Certified E-Discovery Specialist, Relativity Certified Sales Professional) within the discovery management industry, Bayer is dedicated to providing experience-based insight into the consultation and strategy deployment of e-discovery management protocols. With a focus on risk mitigation and cost reduction through technology-enabled workflows, Bayer is helping corporate and outside counsel clients recognize upwards of 50 percent cost reduction on their discovery-related expenditures. He remains devoted to new market and corporate client development while attending to a vast array of current clients spanning across a wide variety of industrial sectors and law firm profiles. Additionally, he is a frequent speaker and presenter on discovery management theory and best practices at any number of e-discovery conferences and/or legal organizations and is recognized as a subject matter expert in the field of e-discovery.
About Inventus, LLC
Inventus, LLC is one of the largest discovery management practices in the country, focused on helping clients reduce the costs and risks associated with the discovery process. Since 1991, it has been providing litigation support services to law firms, corporate legal departments and government agencies. Inventus currently has over 250 employees operating in 11 cities across the United States, with operational headquarters in downtown Chicago. For more information, go to www.inventus.com.