Managing Duplication in eDisclosure

The volume of duplicate documents which remain following standard deduplication is a common cause of frustration for legal teams, particularly when faced with vast volumes of documents and tight review deadlines.

The level of duplication can appear exaggerated when the family relationship of documents is overlooked, causing further frustration and confusion as to why seemingly duplicate documents are presented for review more than once.

This article considers approaches and solutions available to help manage and eliminate duplicate documents.  Some are ‘off-the-shelf’ solutions built into popular document review platforms, others are customised solutions