• Technology company received notice that former employee had copied 35,000 documents to a hard drive, sent copies to new colleagues, and saved them on new employer’s shared drive
  • Customer (new employer) needed to find and review 35,000 stolen documents from within a data set of 7+ million records to assess if there was a misappropriation of trade secrets
  • Some documents were potentially ITAR restricted and contained trade secrets


  • Processed 7+ million records (collected from 21 sources) into early case assessment workspace
  • Created search term reports of 35,000 MD5 hash values and ran terms across a dtSearch index based upon the MD5 hash field
  • Identified and promoted for review 62,847 documents, including the MD5 hash hit documents, parent/child related records, and textually similar documents
  • Further culled review set to just 21,739 documents by identifying duplicates and potentially privileged documents


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By leveraging creative workflows and Relativity features, Elevate brought review set from 7+ million records down to 21,739 documents
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Through effective workflow design and team management, eDiscovery and Document Review Teams and customers were able to efficiently review and analyse documents in question
Managed eDiscovery slide on records processed and documents identified

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