Records and Information Management and Retention


“Why Should I Care about Records and Information Management?”

Records and Information Management (“RIM”) is a tool to manage the costs of storage of records and maintenance of electronic information, and the risks associated with either (a) not having records that are legally required to be retained, or (b) maintaining records that could have been destroyed or deleted pursuant to a RIM Policy.

1. A robust RIM Policy ensures that records that are needed for business purposes are organized and retained.

2. How much is your organization spending on storage of hard copy records? What is the cost of maintaining servers or back-up tapes for electronic information that you no longer need? A RIM Policy permits a company to discard unnecessary records and reduce storage costs...

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Published In: Administrative Agency Updates, General Business Updates, Electronic Discovery Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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