Hanzo

Hanzo is solving the single biggest challenge in legally-defensible compliance and litigation today— contextual investigation, capture, and preservation of dynamic web content. Through the Hanzo Dynamic Archive platform, we investigate, hold, capture and preserve team messaging data, social media engagement, and interactive web content then replicate it in legally-defensible native format for analysis, review, and production. Launched in 2009, Hanzo serves government agencies, enterprises, and top law firms across the globe. Learn more at hanzo.co

This fall, the team at Hanzo and the Association of E-Discovery Specialists (ACEDS) conducted a benchmark survey to learn how organizations were addressing what we broadly refer to as “collaboration data”—chat-based discussions and associated shared documents from platforms like Slack, Microsoft Teams, Google Chat, and more. We collected responses from a cross-section of different sizes and types of organizations, about half of which manage 10 or more ediscovery matters per month. Of the respondents, the…
2020 has undoubtedly been a truly challenging year. The pandemic has touched everyone’s life and tested our collective resolve. While we here at Hanzo miss in-person meetings with clients and colleagues, we realize that there is still much for which to be thankful.…
The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)—the most comprehensive personal data privacy legislation anywhere in the United States so far—is officially being enforced. Is your website in compliance? Does it need to be? What does it take to comply with the CCPA, and how do you prove that you’ve met those requirements? Let’s start by reviewing what the CCPA is all about.…
Does your organization use a collaboration platform like Slack to keep employees connected and coordinated as they work remotely? If so, you may have found that it’s largely replaced email for internal communications. But those communications are still discoverable. Are you prepared to preserve and collect the data within your collaboration app if it becomes relevant to a potential litigation issue? …
Your business’s website has to live up to some pretty high standards. On the one hand, it has to be effective at drawing interest, educating potential customers, and converting sales, without which you might go out of business. But on the other hand, it cannot mislead consumers, make false promises or guarantees, or otherwise fail to comply with a wide range of ever-shifting laws, rules, and regulations. …
And Why You Need to Know How to Preserve Your Team’s Slack Communications    Hanzo was proud to participate this year in Slack Frontiers, Slack’s annual user forum. Slack Frontiers went fully virtual, as most conferences have, and had a record-breaking 18,800 registrations. If you had never used Slack before, the conference itself was a true showcase for the value Slack brings for connecting global teams and helping them engage. One such example,…
Slack is revolutionizing how companies communicate internally, smoothing collaboration, speeding response times, and enhancing the organization and clarity of team conversations. But, as with any tool, it only works if you use it. Unfortunately, even if your organization has implemented Slack, a significant portion of your employees may be dragging their heels on actually adopting it. …