News Releases

Zapproved Selects Vista Equity Partners for Strategic Investment to Accelerate Growth in E-Discovery Software Market

Vista is a leading private equity firm that invests in software, data and technology companies.

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – May 16, 2017) – Zapproved Inc., the market leader in cloud-based e-discovery software for corporate legal departments, today announced that the company has received a strategic investment from Vista Equity Partners (“Vista”) to accelerate their growth in the e-discovery software market. Vista is a leading private equity….Read more

Zapproved Adds E-Discovery Veteran Steve Vranas as Regional Vice President

Steve Vranas has joined the team as Regional Vice President

PORTLAND, OR – (Marketwired – March 20, 2017) – Zapproved Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that Steve Vranas has joined the team as Regional Vice President. Vranas has a well-deserved reputation within the electronic discovery industry where he has been prominent in advancing the use of software technology for managing electronic discovery….Read more

2017 Corporate E-Discovery Hero Award Winners Announced at Inaugural Ceremony

In-House e-discovery professionals are honored at ceremony featuring NPR’s Nina Totenberg before an audience of more than 300

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – January 30, 2017) – Zapproved, Inc. tonight announced the five winners for e-discovery excellence and honored Michael Arkfeld for lifetime achievement at the Corporate E-Discovery Hero Awards Celebration, presented by Zapproved at the New World Stages in New York….Read more

Ease-of-Use and World Class Security Powers Zapproved's Rapid Growth in Corporate E-Discovery Market

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – January 30, 2017) – Zapproved, Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced results for 2016 that saw strong adoption by corporations of Zapproved’s e-discovery software suite….Read more

Zapproved Releases 2017 In-House E-Discovery Data Processing Benchmark Report

Report reveals the e-discovery concerns of corporate legal departments and where they’re investing to prepare for the future

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – January 25, 2017) – Zapproved, Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today published the 2017 In-House E-Discovery Data Processing Benchmark Report….Read more

Corporate E-Discovery Hero Award Finalists Announced, Michael Arkfeld Named Lifetime Achievement Award Winner

Inaugural event honors in-house professionals who have made significant contributions toward solving in-house e-discovery challenges

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – January 11, 2017) – Zapproved, Inc. today announced the 16 finalists and the Lifetime Achievement Award winner of the Corporate E-Discovery Hero Awards….Read more

CASA for Children Receives Year End Gift From Zapproved

Funds support CASA for Children local foster kids advocacy programs

PORTLAND, Ore. – Dec. 28, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved, a Portland, Oregon-based pioneer in developing cloud-based software for corporate legal departments, today presented CASA for Children of Multnomah, Washington, and Columbia Counties a check for $3000 to support its advocate training programs….Read more

Zapproved Presents Inaugural Corporate E-Discovery Hero Awards Featuring NPR's Nina Totenberg

Special event preceding Legaltech New York honors in-house e-discovery professionals who are making strides in solving industry challenges

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – December 08, 2016) – Zapproved, Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced it will hold the inaugural Corporate E-Discovery Hero Awards Celebration on January 30 in New York, preceding Legaltech New York 2017….Read more

Zapproved Launches "I Solve E-Discovery" Movement to Support and Inspire In-House E-Discovery Professionals

Movement to unite and encourage in-house e-discovery experts who’ve brought e-discovery inside the company to join and share their insights with the community

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – December 06, 2016) – Zapproved Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud-based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that it has launched the “I Solve E-Discovery” (#ISolveEdiscovery) movement to galvanize the community of in-house experts who are solving the complicated challenges of e-discovery….Read more

Zapproved Presents Webinar, "Stories of Bringing E-Discovery In-House"

December 6 webinar shares insights from in-house e-discovery experts who’ve brought e-discovery inside the company

PORTLAND, Ore. – Dec. 1, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced it will present the webinar, “Stories of Bringing E-Discovery In-House,” on Dec. 6, 2016….Read more

Zapproved Ranked Number 201 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2016 Technology Fast 500™

Attributes Strong Revenue Growth to Product Vision Which Meets the E-Discovery Needs of Corporate Legal

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – November 16, 2016) – Zapproved, Inc. today announced it ranked 201 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America….Read more

Zapproved Adds Peter van Hardenberg as Advisor

van Hardenberg brings extensive experience with scaling companies and product development

PORTLAND, Ore. – Nov. 2, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that Peter van Hardenberg has joined Zapproved as an advisor. …..Read more

Zapproved Event Building Great Products from Startup to Massive Scale with Peter van Hardenberg

November 10 event gives an inside look at what it takes to build great products while massively scaling a company

PORTLAND, Ore. – Nov. 1, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that it’s presenting an event titled “On Building Great Products from Startup to Massive Scale” with Peter van Hardenberg…..Read more

Zapproved CEO Monica Enand Named Winner for Entrepreneurial Achievement

OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards in its 23rd year recognizes excellence in entrepreneurship

PORTLAND, Ore. – Oct. 27, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that CEO, Monica Enand was named winner of the 2016 Entrepreneurial Achievement Award by Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN)….Read more

Zapproved Announces EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Certification

Self certification publicly demonstrates Zapproved’s ongoing commitment to international data privacy standards

PORTLAND, Ore. – October 26, 2016 – Zapproved Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that the U.S. Department of Commerce has accepted Zapproved’s self-certification as Privacy Shield compliant. Zapproved’s Privacy Shield Certificate is available on the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Privacy Shield website….Read more

Zapproved Releases Fourth Annual Legal Hold and Data Preservation Benchmark Survey

The industry’s most extensive study of preservation practices finds automation an opportunity for process improvement and cost reduction

PORTLAND, Ore. – July 27, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved, a pioneer in developing cloud-based software for corporate legal departments, today published the 2016 Legal Hold and Data Preservation Benchmark Survey, the latest edition of the industry’s most extensive survey series…Read more

Stroz Friedberg Announces Enhancements to Electronic Discovery and Disclosure Managed Services Platform and New Partnership with Zapproved

– Stroz Friedberg adds collections capability to its Managed Services
– Partners with Zapproved to add award-winning legal hold capability

NEW YORK, July 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Stroz Friedberg’s Electronic Discovery and Disclosure business today announced significant enhancements to its Managed Services solution, a single platform that manages and automates legal discovery projects across all stages of the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM). The newly released Managed Services solution…Read More

Zapproved #23 on Portland Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Private 100 Companies

This is the second year in a row among Zapproved has been recognized among top growing companies in Oregon and S.W. Washington

PORTLAND, Ore. – June 17, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved, Inc. a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, was named #23 on the Portland Business Journal’s Fastest-Growing Private 100 Companies in Oregon and S.W. Washington. The event held on June 16th at the Oregon Convention Center…Read more

2016 Conference on Preservation Excellence Broadens Agenda to Topics Critical for In-House E-Discovery Professionals

The nation’s leading conference for in-house e-discovery professionals features a keynote by the Hon. Shira Scheindlin and “PREX Practicals” including successful samples of work which attendees can use as models.

PORTLAND, Ore. – June 7, 2016 – PRLog — What: PREX16 – The 5th Annual Conference on Preservation Excellence: Tomorrow’s E-Discovery. PREX is the premier conference for in-house e-discovery professionals where attendees will take with them new ideas and energy for…Read more

Zapproved Honored at 2016 Oregon Technology Awards

Zapproved Wins Rising Star Company of the Year at the Oregon Technology Awards

PORTLAND, Ore. – May 13, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved, Inc. a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, won the award as Company of the Year in the Rising Star category for companies with revenues between $3 – $20 million at the 2016 Oregon Technology…Read more

Legal Hold Pro Wins 2016 Legaltech News Innovation Awards

Legal Hold Pro by Zapproved Named Winner for Second Year Running

PORTLAND, Ore. – April 29, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved, Inc. a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that Legal Hold Pro was awarded winner for the second year in the row in the 2016 Legaltech News Innovation Awards in the…Read more

Zapproved Launches Fourth Annual Legal Hold and Data Preservation Benchmark Survey

Zapproved to donate $5 for each completed survey to Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)

PORTLAND, Ore. – April 29, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved, Inc. a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced the opening of the fourth annual Legal Hold and Data Preservation Benchmark Survey, the industry’s most extensive yet efficient survey…Read more

Zapproved Hosts Webinar Focusing on Case Law After the Rules Changes on May 17

Hon. James Francis, who issued CAT3 v. Black Lineage, the first opinion to cite the new rules, will provide the view from the bench

PORTLAND, Ore. – April 25, 2016 – PRLog — What: Zapproved, Inc. a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that it is hosting a webinar that will recap the opinions and assess emerging trends in preservation, including how the courts…Read more

Zapproved Achieves SOC 2® Type 2 Certification

PORTLAND, Ore. – April 5, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved, Inc. a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that Zapproved recieved its SOC 2® Type 2 Certification. More formally known as Service Organization Control 2, this report was prepared by an Independent Certified Public…Read more

Zapproved Sees Strong Market Momentum for Legal Hold Pro Including Among the Fortune 500

One Out of Every Six Fortune 500 Employees Relies on Legal Hold Pro for Their Legal Hold Needs

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – February 24, 2016) – Zapproved Inc., a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced a strong performance for 2015 that saw continued market adoption of Zapproved’s Legal Hold Pro. The company’s leading litigation hold management software currently oversees more than…Read more

Zapproved Launches the “Know Now” E-Discovery Challenge


Corporate Legal Teams Can Go Online to Experience for Themselves the Power of Cloud Computing and the ROI That Can Be Achieved With Instant Access to Discovery Data

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – January 29, 2016) – Zapproved, a pioneer in developing cloud-based software for corporate legal departments, today introduced its “Know Now” E-Discovery Challenge microsite to demonstrate the power and value that corporate legal…Read more

Zapproved Expands Data Collect Pro With the Addition of Forensically Sound Collections From Microsoft Office 365’s OneDrive for Business

Office 365 is Gaining Tremendous Traction in Corporations Making It a Highly Valued Target for ESI in Litigation Response and Investigations

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – November 10, 2015) – Zapproved, a pioneer in developing cloud-hosted software for corporate legal departments, today announced that their product for collecting electronically stored information (ESI), Data Collect Pro, is now able to collect from Microsoft Office 365’s OneDrive for Business, a rapidly growing source of corporate data subject to discovery requests…Read more

Zapproved Releases Third Annual Legal Hold and Data Preservation Benchmark Survey

The Industry’s Most Extensive Study of Preservation Practices Finds Processes Still Lack Maturity

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Aug 12, 2015) – Zapproved, a pioneer in developing cloud-hosted software for corporate legal departments, today published the Legal Hold and Data Preservation Benchmark Survey 2015, the latest edition of the industry’s most extensive survey series focused on legal data preservation and collections practices…Read more

Zapproved Legal Hold Pro Named Best E-Discovery Legal Hold Product at 2015 Legaltech News Innovation Awards

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jul 15, 2015) – Zapproved today announced Legal Hold Pro won the Legaltech News Innovation Awards for Best E-Discovery Legal Hold Product. The Innovation Awards, now in their 14th year, is an annual recognition of the best technology…Read more

Zapproved Expands Data Collect Pro With the Addition of Mac Collections

Corporations Are Getting Simplicity and More Flexible Options for Their Forensically Sound ESI Collections in Support of Litigation Response and Investigations

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – January 13, 2016) – Zapproved, a pioneer in developing cloud-based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that their product for collecting electronically stored information (ESI), Data Collect Pro, has added Mac computer collections to its repertoire, a rapidly growing source of corporate data subject to…Read more

Legal Hold Pro Wins 2016 Best of the National Law Journal Readers Rankings

Legal Hold Pro by Zapproved Selected as Best Legal Hold Solution in Nationwide Survey of the Top Legal Software and Services

PORTLAND, Ore. – March 29, 2016 – PRLog — Zapproved, Inc. a pioneer in developing cloud‐based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that Legal Hold Pro was awarded the first-place status for Best Legal Hold Solutions in…Read more

Zapproved Redefines E-Discovery Processing Speed Exceeding 1TB/hour Using True Cloud Computing

Digital Discovery Pro Offers Corporate Legal Teams Immediate Access When Responding to Litigation or Conducting Investigations

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – February 02, 2016) – Zapproved Inc. today demonstrated a major technological advancement in electronic discovery by processing data at a rate exceeding one terabyte per hour using Digital Discovery Pro™. Digital Discovery Pro is a software application that taps the power of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud computing…Read more

Zapproved Expands Data Collect Pro With the Addition of Mac Collections

Corporations Are Getting Simplicity and More Flexible Options for Their Forensically Sound ESI Collections in Support of Litigation Response and Investigations

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – January 13, 2016) – Zapproved, a pioneer in developing cloud-based software for corporate legal departments, today announced that their product for collecting electronically stored information (ESI), Data Collect Pro, has added Mac…Read more

Zapproved Welcomes E-Discovery Experts, Prominent Jurists and Leading Litigation Professionals to Fourth Annual Conference on Preservation Excellence

Nationally Recognized Legal Preservation Experts to Present at PREX15 in Mid-September

PORTLAND, OR–(Marketwired – Jul 29, 2015) – Zapproved, a pioneer in developing cloud-hosted software for corporate legal departments, today announced its lineup of e-discovery luminaries, corporate counsel, litigation leaders and ground-breaking jurists who will comprise the faculty of PREX15, the fourth annual Conference on Preservation Excellence to…Read more

Zapproved Ushers in a New Era of E-Discovery

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Feb 2, 2015) – Zapproved Inc. today introduced the new Z-Discovery™ Platform, a cloud-based software suite that transforms the ability of legal departments to preserve, collect and analyze massive amounts of data in-house and affordably.

“The traditional approach to e-discovery is unsustainable,” said Zapproved CEO Monica Enand. “Corporations are facing exponentially growing amounts of data that sit in disparate…Read more