Tuesday, May 30, 2006

Xact Partners With Legal Document Management in the U.S. and UK Leading Litigation Support Companies Work Together Across the Atlantic

Mission, KS; London, UK (PRWEB) May 30, 2006 –- Xact, a leading provider of electronic data discovery (EDD) and litigation support services, announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Legal Document Management Ltd. (LDM), a leading international provider of document management and litigation support solutions. The two companies will recommend each other’s services in cities and countries where only one company operates an office. Both companies provide legal document management, litigation support, and electronic discovery to the legal profession, corporations, government and financial institutions throughout the United States, UK, Europe, and Asia.

Sunday, May 28, 2006

ePLDT to buy 100% of SPI Tech

PHILIPPINE LONG DISTANCE TELEPHONE Co. (PLDT) added another company to its growing service portfolio by acquiring one of the biggest business process outsourcing firm in the world.

In a statement, the countrys largest telecommunications firm said it had authorized its information and communications technology arm, ePLDT Inc., to acquire 100 percent of the SPI group of companies.

Friday, May 26, 2006

Translations.com and ArchiText Merge; Combined Companies Will Form Technology-Focused Subsidiary of The World's Largest Privately-Held ....

NEW YORK & BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 25, 2006--Translations.com, a leader in website and software localization, Globalization Management software products, and enterprise-level translation solutions, today announced that it has completed a merger with leading software localization and content solutions provider, ArchiText Inc.

Boston-based ArchiText will become a division of Translations.com and continue to be led by founder Hans Fenstermacher, a 25-year veteran of the localization industry and founding Chairman of the Globalization and Localization Association (GALA). In addition to remaining President of the ArchiText Division, Fenstermacher will join the senior management team of Translations.com.

Monday, May 22, 2006

Legal Process Outsources (LPOs) headed for consolidation

HYDERABAD: Legal Process Outsourcing (LPO) in India, which offers many opportunities, may be headed for a phase of consolidation in its bid to move up the value chain.

Thursday, May 11, 2006

Z-Axis buying Silicon Mountain Memory

Greenwood Village-based Z-Axis (OTCBB: ZXIS) will give about 92 percent of its common stock (4,973,284 shares) to Silicon Mountain stockholders. ....

In addition, Z-Axis plans to sell its litigation support services business to some of its principal stockholders, officers and directors.

Tuesday, May 09, 2006

LECG to Acquire BMB Mack Barclay, Inc.

EMERYVILLE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 05/08/2006 -- LECG (NASDAQ: XPRT), a global expert services firm, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire substantially all of the operating assets of BMB Mack Barclay, Inc. and affiliates, a privately held expert services firm, ("Mack Barclay") with offices in San Diego and Costa Mesa, California.

Wednesday, May 03, 2006

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) Reports First Quarter 2006 Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 3, 2006--Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2006..........

Kroll increased revenues 4 percent to $243 million in the first quarter, or 6 percent on an underlying basis. Significant pricing pressures in the marketplace adversely affected Kroll's electronic discovery business, reducing both its revenues and profitability. Kroll's corporate advisory and restructuring business produced double-digit revenue growth, with particularly good performance in Europe. Background screening also reported double-digit revenue growth, with continued favorable domestic trends benefiting from higher unit volume.

Tuesday, May 02, 2006

The Norcross Group and LegalPro Imaging Announce Merger

The Norcross Group, Inc., an Atlanta-based provider of Computer Forensics and e-Discovery services, today announced a merger with LegalPro Imaging Services, Inc., a document imaging, e-discovery, and case management software training and consulting services company also located in Atlanta, GA.