PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwired - December 08, 2016) - Zapproved, Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced it will hold the inaugural Corporate E-Discovery Hero Awards Celebration on January 30 in New York, preceding Legaltech New York 2017. Nina Totenberg, NPR's award-winning legal affairs correspondent who has reported on issues surrounding the Supreme Court since 1975, will be the featured speaker at the awards celebration. Ms. Totenberg will share insights from her extensive career covering the court as well as her thoughts on the Supreme Court's direction in light of the incoming Trump administration.

The Corporate E-Discovery Hero Awards honors e-discovery experts and corporate legal professionals who demonstrate excellence and contribute significantly toward improving in-house e-discovery processes and implementing best practices. The awards were established to recognize legal professionals who are leading their organizations by improving efficiency, reducing costs and lowering risk through creativity and innovation.

Industry professionals can nominate an E-Discovery Hero for consideration by December 23, 2016, for recognition at the Corporate E-Discovery Hero Awards Celebration. Nominees should be an e-discovery expert or in-house legal professional who has demonstrated excellence in:

  • Technology, systems and metrics
  • Team process and workflow
  • Employee training and support
  • Strategy best practices
  • Overall influence and achievement

The event will take place at 7 p.m., January 30, 2017 at the New World Stages, 340 West 50th Street, New York, NY 10019. To reserve a seat, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/corporate-e-discovery-hero-awards-celebration-tickets-29874353997?aff=PressRelease1

About Zapproved Inc.

Founded in 2008 in Portland, Ore., Zapproved Inc. is a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments. The Z‐Discovery Platform returns power to in‐house corporate legal teams and helps them navigate electronic discovery with minimal risk and cost, and it sets new standards for scalability and intuitive design. The company's flagship product, Legal Hold Pro, is widely adopted by Fortune 500 and Global 2000 corporations and has earned recognition as the Best E‐Discovery Legal Hold Product at the 2015 and 2016 Legaltech News Innovation Awards, Best of the National Law Journal 2014 - 2016. Zapproved was recognized in Deloitte's 2016 Technology Fast 500, the 2014 Inc. 500 as one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S., and was named as a "vendor to watch" in the 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for E‐Discovery. Zapproved is SOC2 ® Type 2 certified validating by a third party that Zapproved's systems have controls in place to protect against unauthorized access (both physical and logical).

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