Law firms have been slow to address the retention and destruction of physical and electronic records. Ironically, the path of least resistance — “keeping everything just in case” — is fraught with cost and risk. These include spiraling storage expenses, data protection risks, potential future litigation, and even fines for non-compliance with applicable regulatory rules.
The hesitation to act is understandable. Firms that have accumulated thousands of boxes of physical records over the last 20+ years, stored in multiple offsite storage facilities, often find it hard to know where to begin.
Learn how Policy Manager is helping law firms take a more proactive approach to information governance.