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bit-x-bit is a computer forensics, data loss prevention and e-discovery consulting firm providing expert technical services to notable law firms and companies of all sizes, including the AMLAW 100. 

IN THE NEWS & PUBLICATIONS

  • April 7, 2014

    How a Secure Board Portal Can Protect the Personal Information of Board Members and Dramatically Reduce the Cost of Preparing for Litigation

    A primary reason for creating a secure repository of board documents in a board portal is to give board members easier access to information. But a single, secure repository of board documents can also drastically reduce the cost of “electronic discovery” as well as protect board members’ privacy and personal information from scrutiny in the event of litigation. Please click the link to read an article highlighting the benefits of using a secure board portal: http://blog.boardbookit.com/blog/how-a-secure-board-portal-can-protect-the-personal-information-of-board-members-and-dramatically-reduce-the-cost-of-preparing-for-litigation

  • January 8, 2014 In the Pittsburgh Business-Times (“TechFlash”):

    Urban Innovation21 announces high-growth startups receiving tax credits

    Please click here to read the article, highlighting the benefits of the Keystone Innovation Zone (KIZ) tax credits for bit-x-bit and other Pittsburgh-based technology companies located in the Zone.  http://www.bizjournals.com/pittsburgh/blog/techflash/2014/01/urban-innovation21-announces.html 

  • January 6, 2014

    Strategic Alliance Announced by bit-x-bit and solutions4networks Will Integrate IT Solutions for Stronger Network Security

    Pittsburgh, PA (January 6, 2014) – bit-x-bit, the region’s leading computer forensics and data loss prevention consulting company, and solutions4networks, the region’s leading network and IT infrastructure consulting firm, together announce a strategic alliance to bring comprehensive network security to companies in Pennsylvania and beyond.

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  • January 6, 2014

    bit-x-bit's and solution4networks' incident response and cybersecurity services

    To learn more about bit-x-bit's and solutions4networks' services, please click here.

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  • December 2, 2013 In the Lawyers Journal:

    “GPS technology and search and seizure under the Fourth Amendment”

    By Susan Ardisson, Esq. and Tina Miller, Esq.

    As the impact of technology on individual privacy is felt in nearly every sphere from NAS eavesdropping on Angela Merkel’s cell phone conversations to intercepting email and other data from Google’s off-shore fiber networks, it is perhaps not surprising that the Third Circuit ruled recently in United States v. Katzin, 2013 WL 5716367 (3rd Cir. Oct. 22, 2013) that the police must obtain a search warrant before attaching a “slap on” Global Positioning System (“GPS”) device to a burglary suspect’s van.

     

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SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • April 25, 2014

    2014 eDiscovery Symposium Co-sponsored by the PBI and the Allegheny County Bar Association

    Join a distinguished panel of local practitioners and judicial faculty including:

    Honorable Joy Flowers Conti

    Honorable Nora Barry Fischer

    Honorable Mark R. Hornak

    Honorable Maureen P. Kelly

    Honorable Arthur J. Schwab

    Honorable Christine A. Ward

    Honorable R. Stanton Wettick, Jr.

    Topics Include: eDiscovery in Employment cases, Discovery and Use of Social Media at Trial, Ethical Obligations – A Lawyers’ Duty of Competency in eDiscovery, eDiscovery Practice in Federal and State Courts: Judges’ Roundtable Discussion, Use of eDiscovery Special Masters and eMediation and more.

    Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM                                                                                

    PBI Professional Development Conference Center
    Heinz 57 Center, 7th Floor

    For more information and to register for this CLE, click here: http://www.legalspan.com/pbi/catalog.asp?UGUID=&CategoryID=&ItemID=20131206-229194-103548

    Click here to view the 2014 eDiscovery Symposium Brochure

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  • February 27, 2014

    Employers Beware: Employee Theft in the Digital Era

    Presented by: The University of Pittsburgh Institute for Entrepreneurial Excellence, Marcus Shapira, LLP and bit-x-bit, LLC
    Topics Include: Document Retention and Destruction Policies, Strategic Risk Assessment Consideration, Employment Agreements, E-Discovery and Forensic Examinations, and Prevention Strategies

     

    Rivers Club
    301 Grant Street
    Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    7:30-9:30 AM
     

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  • February 13, 2014

    Insights Into The E-Discovery Special Masters Program

    Panelists:
    Honorable Joy Flowers Conti
    Honorable Nora Barry Fischer
    David R. Cohen, Esq.
    Susan Ardisson, Esq.

    Topics Include: The Mission of the E-Discovery Special Masters Program, Issues Addressed by E-Discovery Special Masters, Resolution of E-Discovery Issues by the Special Masters, and Judicial Insights Regarding the E-Discovery Special Masters Program. 

     

    U.S. Courthouse
    700 Grant Street, 3rd Floor
    11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
     

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AFFILIATIONS

Exclusively Endorsed by the ACBA

"The Allegheny County Bar Association (ACBA) endorses bit-x-bit as its provider of choice for computer forensic and electronic discovery litigation support services for ACBA members. The quality of service provided to members and the attractive pricing offered to our members make bit-x-bit a great partner for the ACBA."
 
-David Blaner Executive Director, ACBA

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