Frequently Asked Questions about our services

Tuesday, May 11th, 2021

About Legastat

How long has Legastat been trading?
Where are you located?
Are you available 24 hours a day 7 days a week?
Are you on social media?
Can I open an account?
Do you provide your services to members of the public as well as law firms?
Can I apply to work at Legastat?
Is it true that David Bowie used to work for Legastat?

eDisclosure

Does Legastat provide electronic disclosure services?
What eDisclosure platform does Legastat use?
I’ve heard a lot about things like predictive coding, TAR and other artificial intelligence (AI) processes being applied in eDisclosure. Is this something Legastat can do?
Can you explain the difference between eDisclosure and eDiscovery?
What exactly is electronic disclosure?
What does early case assessment (ECA) mean?
What does it mean when you describe Legastat as an end-to-end eDisclosure provider?
Colleagues have said that electronic disclosure is only for large cases and is expensive. Is this correct?
I’ve been asked to complete an electronic disclosure questionnaire (EDQ), can you help?
How do you charge for your eDisclosure services and what does it cost?

Symphony: fixed cost edisclosure services

I like the idea of a fully inclusive approach, is there anything that is not included?
Can you help with scanning and coding, forensic collection, or printing?
How quickly can my project be live on Axcelerate™?
What happens if the size or scope of my eDisclosure project changes?
Do you charge for users, documents, custodians or per GB of data?
How do you calculate the volume of GB that I am charged for?
Do you offer Managed Document Review?
Our work can be sensitive and highly confidential. Are your services secure?

Paralegal Services

What is a managed document review and why might I need your assistance?
How quickly can you deploy a review team?
Can you provide document multi-lingual reviewers?
In light of COVID restrictions, can you operate an entirely remote document review team?
How do you monitor progress in our review to make sure we are on target to meet our disclosure deadlines?
What kind of review can you undertake for us?
We are dealing with a large number of Subject Access Requests (SARs) with 3rd party information to redact. Can you help?
Do you use analytics and AI to improve the efficiency of the review proces?
How much does a managed document review cost?

Reprographics

Do you offer collection and delivery?
Do you provide legal printing such as Privy Council, Supreme Court or House of Lords bundles?
How secure are your legal reprographic services? Will my material be safe in your hands?
Do you provide finishing services?
Can I securely send you files to print and have them sent to me?
Are there any other services that you provide?
Can you provide electronic court bundles?
How will you ensure that my projects are free from errors?

Scanning & Indexing

Why would I consider scanning my hardcopy material?
What does coding or indexing of scanned documents mean?
I have heard the term OCR used a lot, what is it and do I need it?
What is unitisation?
How secure are your legal scanning and indexing services? Will my material be safe in your hands?
Can you scan old, fragile material without damaging it further?
How do you ensure every page is captured accurately?
Is the coding and indexing also subject to checks for quality and consistency?
Can you scan my material faster and more accurately than we could in the office?
Do you do all your scanning and coding inhouse or do you offshore any projects?