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EDRM Publishes New Metrics Model

Posted on June 24, 2013

PRLog (Press Release) – Jun. 24, 2013 – ST. PAUL, Minn. — Today EDRM published a new Metrics Model that replaces the iconic Metrics Cube originally published in January 2010. The EDRM Metrics Model provides a framework for planning, preparation, execution and follow-up of e-discovery matters and projects by showing the relationship between the e-discovery process and how information, activities and outcomes may be measured.

EDRM Adds Updated DLA Piper’s “Data Protection Laws for the World” Handbook

Posted on May 30, 2013

May 30, 2013 – We are pleased to announce that EDRM has added the 2013 updated edition of DLA Piper’s “Data Protection Laws of the World” Handbook to the resources available at

Nuix and EDRM republish Enron data set cleansed of more than 10,000 items containing private, health and financial information

Posted on May 15, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – May 15, 2013 — Nuix, a worldwide provider of information management technologies, and EDRM, the leading standards organization for the eDiscovery and information governance market, have today republished the EDRM Enron PST Data Set after cleansing it of private, health and personal financial information. Nuix and EDRM have also published the Continue Reading »

EDRM Launches Talent Task Matrix

Posted on January 28, 2013

January 28, 2013 –St. Paul, MN – The Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM), the leading standards organization for the e-discovery market, announced today the release of the EDRM Talent Task Matrix diagram and spreadsheet. The Matrix, collaboratively developed by EDRM’s Jobs Project Team, is a tool designed to help hiring managers better understand the responsibilities associated with common e-discovery roles. The Matrix maps responsibilities to the EDRM framework, so e-discovery duties associated can be assigned to the appropriate parties.

UF Law and EDRM to host new innovative E-Discovery Conference

Posted on January 24, 2013

GAINESVILLE, Fla. January 24, 2013 – With electronic discovery increasingly becoming a fact of life for all litigators, the University of Florida Levin College of Law and the Electronic Discovery Reference Model are offering a first-of-its-kind conference on this rapidly growing area of law.

Updated Grossman-Cormack TAR Glossary Now on EDRM

Posted on January 24, 2013

January 24, 2012 – We are pleased to announce that the updated Grossman-Cormack Glossary of Technology Assisted Review, with foreword by John M. Facciola, U.S. Magistrate Judge, is now available at

EDRM and ZL Technologies Launch New Enron Email Data Set

Posted on November 15, 2010

The Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) and ZL Technologies today announced the launch of Version 2 of the EDRM Enron Email Data Set. This version offers the largest and richest set of publically available, general-purpose corporate email to date.

Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) Announces Public Comment Period for All E-Discovery Projects

Posted on February 23, 2010

ST. PAUL, Minn. – February 23, 2010 – The Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) project teams announced today announced the beginning of the public comment period for new work product drafts posted on the EDRM website.

EDRM Approaches Mid-Year Meeting With New Website and Significant Project Advancements

Posted on October 17, 2009

The Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) project today announced that it is now easier for users to find the valuable research and standards created by the leading e-discovery industry group via a completely re-designed website, In addition, the EDRM leaders, Tom Gelbmann and George Socha, have provided updates to all of the working projects in advance of the mid-year meeting, which is being held from Oct. 20-21, 2009, in St. Paul, Minn.