H5’s HSR review service provides an end-to-end solution to meet even the most aggressive timelines. Counsel simply shares review objectives with a dedicated H5 engagement team, and our search experts go to work, using H5’s advanced search and TAR technology to identify what’s required for a fast production.
Situation: A Fortune 100 health insurance provider seeking to acquire another company was racing against a regulatory deadline that would significantly erode the value of the underlying deal if it were missed. The U.S. Department of Justice issued a second request, requiring the review of nearly 8 million documents. Could it be processed, searched and reviewed in time? Or would the deal fall apart?
What H5 did: With our HSR Review Services team in place, H5 was able to complete all intake, processing, culling, review and hosting services in the span of 30 days to meet the client’s aggressive timeline:
Upshot: H5 met the client’s timeline and budget, and delivered a more accurate work product, thus positioning the client for success before the DOJ.
Situation: A major telecommunications company faced a complex FTC HSR Second Request and subsequent European Commission requests for production.
What H5 did: After consultation with the case team, H5 developed a responsive specification that mapped 34 FTC second request specifications to seven detailed subject matter categories considered responsive to the specifications and applied them to a population of more than 2.5 million documents, providing results in less than 45 days. Exemplar documents were reviewed with counsel to confirm H5’s understanding of this subject matter and the criteria for designating a document responsive. In addition:
Upshot: H5 helped simplify a complex process for a timely production, provided substantial leverage for EC review and afforded significant client cost reduction.