The term ‘Electronic Discovery’ refers to the discovery of electronic format documents called Electronically Stored Information(ESL) in the situation of lawsuit. Electronic Information has no form, is large in quantity and can be easily lost, different from paper-type document. In addition, it differs from the paper document in that data on document itself also exists in the document. Data corresponding to this e-Discovery include PC documents, e-mails, messenger conversations, accounting data, CAD/CAM files, web pages, and any electronically stored data included in the case of a lawsuit.
The Ministry of Justice announced the enactment of the revision of [Act on the Use of Electronic Documents in Civil Procedure], which gave legal effects to the electronic litigation documents by Nov. 25, 2009. Accordingly, awareness on such electronic discovery(e-discovery) and compliance have been gradually spread in Korea, different from the past, and interest in this has also increased among the companies with focus on exports. IN INFORMATION Co., Ltd. is the only company that has e-Discoverysolution in Korea and is expected to meet requirements of customers based on its diverse experiences.