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BLG Announces New RelativityOne Offering to Better Serve Clients

Toronto (March 26, 2019) Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is proud to further their partnership with Relativity by committing to Relativity’s SaaS product, RelativityOne. The secure, Software-as-a-Service based e-discovery platform allows BLG to deliver enhanced value and service to clients.

BLG Discovery Services is a national e-discovery team that works closely with advocates and litigators to ensure the overall efficiency and cost effectiveness of document production obligations. For over three years, BLG Discovery Services has used the comprehensive Relativity e-discovery platform as its preferred solution to review and analyze data to support litigation and investigation work. Now, the firm has partnered with the software developer to utilize RelativityOne, the company’s SaaS-based e-discovery platform that is more secure, scalable, and capable of meeting the complex needs of BLG clients.

Clients will benefit from this partnership with the most secure and high-performing e-discovery technology hosted on the ultra-secure Microsoft Azure environment. This innovative software increases efficiency and reduces client costs by managing the thousands of documents required through the regular course of litigation thanks to the added flexibility RelativityOne provides.

“BLG is excited to provide this added value to clients by taking advantage of the exceptional performance, rapid innovation and security offered by the combination of Microsoft Azure and RelativityOne,” said Kelly Friedman, National Counsel, Discovery Services at BLG.

The new RelativityOne offering also allows BLG to leverage the extensibility of the platform, so that they can continue to develop and utilize innovative data management applications to solve their clients growing data challenges in e-discovery and beyond.

“We are excited about BLG’s move to RelativityOne and their commitment to building a robust and scalable e-discovery offering for their clients on our platform,” said Andrew Sieja, founder and CEO of Relativity. “BLG’s legal expertise combined with the power of RelativityOne will allow them to develop the innovative solutions necessary to meet the changing needs of their clients.”

“This new partnership aligns withBLG Beyond, our firm’s client-centric approach to innovation. We are evolving with the needs of our clients, providing them with the latest technological advancements and driving progress within the industry,” saidRob Morris, BLG’s Chief Operating Officer.

As Canada’s law firm we are determined to build the law firm of the future, by exploring, piloting and implementing transformative ideas, models, processes and technologies through BLG Beyond and in partnership with our clients in pursuit of greater efficiency and value in an evolving landscape.

About Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

As the largest, truly full-service Canadian law firm, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) delivers practical legal advice for domestic and international clients across more practices and industries than any Canadian firm. With over 725 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals, BLG serves the legal needs of businesses and institutions across Canada and beyond – from M&A and capital markets, to disputes, financing, and trademark & patent registration.

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For more information, please contact:

Tamara Costa
National Director, Marketing and Communications
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
TCosta@blg.com
416.350.2642