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Proactively Tackling Unstructured Data Can Give Competitive Advantage

Unstructured data comprises 80% of total data volume for legal organizations, which means that on average, only one-fifth of the entirety of the data set is properly secured and actively managed. Although some believe that ignoring unstructured data establishes plausible deniability that relinquishes them from culpability when a breach occurs, it’s an untenable position from both a regulatory and brand reputational perspective.

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Most companies and law firms are in the dark about their data — they’ve been collecting it for years, since the advent of computers, and don’t have a clue what they’re holding on to. Most of this data is redundant, obsolete, or trivial digital data they continue to retain even though the information has no business or legal value.

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