Litigation Support Database Coding

Paper Files

One of the terms we use in litigation support is “coding”. Coding refers to putting information into database fields (which we refer to as “populating”) manually, one document at a time. There are some service providers that provide this service. They have a room full of “coders”. We pay them per document to complete the […]

Hardcopy Discovery – Marginalia

Even though there is a large focus on electronic discovery in the litigation support industry, we can’t forget about the hardcopy documents that are collected during the discovery process. We usually end up scanning and OCRing the hardcopy documents and then loading the corresponding data into a review database. The attorneys can then search the OCR text and view […]