BIA Announces TotalDiscovery Custodian Questionnaire Feature Release

Tightly Integrates Custodian Surveys into TotalDiscovery's Expert Workflow

Sep 12, 2013, 10:42 ET from Business Intelligence Associates, Inc.

NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Intelligence Associates, Inc. (BIA), a leader in eDiscovery software and services solutions, today unveiled its new TotalDiscovery Custodian Questionnaire Feature, improving an important functionality of TotalDiscovery and integrating the process much more tightly into the industry's best and most comprehensive cloud-based eDiscovery software.

Custodians have knowledge that is key to understanding many aspects of a legal matter such as the locations of important documents and data, and insights and facts about the circumstances and events involved in a given legal matter. With the expanded Custodian Questionnaire functionality, TotalDiscovery users now have a powerful, flexible solution that quickly and easily gathers that information in an organized and usable manner. Users can choose from a number of suggested questions crafted by BIA's experts and can develop their own library of custom questions.  Administrators can easily setup questionnaires using several different question types such as multi-choice, text boxes and dropdown menus. Those can be customized and re-ordered on-the-fly and the responses monitored in real-time.   

"With more than a decade of experience, we understand and advocate the value of custodian questionnaires in any eDiscovery project," stated Brian Schrader, BIA President. "That is why we have continued to expand our Custodian Questionnaire offering, not only improving it over time, but now more tightly integrating it into TotalDiscovery. This new integration will also allow us to add some exciting new features in the near future, further refining and simplifying the seamless eDiscovery workflow that is at the heart of TotalDiscovery."

Current and new users alike can try the TotalDiscovery Custodian Questionnaire feature for 30 days at no cost.

About BIA and TotalDiscovery
BIA is a leading company in the eDiscovery space. For over a decade, BIA has been developing and implementing legally defensible, technology-driven solutions that reduce the costs and risks associated with lawsuits, regulatory compliance and internal risk related investigations and audits.  BIA offers software complemented by professional services in the areas of eDiscovery and litigation support, digital investigations and electronic policy consulting.

As an innovator in the legal technology market, BIA created TotalDiscovery, launched as the first cloud-based automated legal data preservation system including legal hold management, online employee interviews and intelligent data collections with enterprise level capabilities but without the typical high capital expense.

In addition to TotalDiscovery, BIA offers corporate departing employee data management solutions, computer forensics services and eDiscovery expert advice. BIA provides its software and services to small, medium and large companies and law firms in the U.S. and abroad. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @biaprotect.

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SOURCE Business Intelligence Associates, Inc.