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May 10, 2011

DISH Network Hires Redgrave as National Discovery Counsel

By Anuradha Shukla, TMCnet Contributor

DISH Network has hired Redgrave LLP as their National Discovery Counsel, in a bid to enhance its best in class program in eDiscovery.

Redgrave focuses exclusively in the area of Information Law and boasts some of the leading eDiscovery attorneys and analysts in the field.

According to DISH Network, Redgrave has the expertise to address immediate and future regulatory, legal, risk, environmental and operational requirements.

As per the agreement, Redgrave will streamline the handling of DISH's electronic data for nationwide litigation and will also support its records and information management program, data privacy, vendor selection and internal process development and training.

DISH Network provides high quality programming and technology to its more than 14.19 million satellite TV customers.

“We have hired the best in eDiscovery because we intend to be the best in eDiscovery.” R. Stanton Dodge, general counsel, DISH Network.

Redgrave specializes in addressing the challenges associated with the management of documents and electronically stored information.

“There are ever-evolving challenges associated with the management of documents and electronically stored information,” said Victoria Redgrave, managing partner of the Redgrave law firm. “We look forward to working with the DISH team in supporting a holistic approach to their corporate information governance, enabling them to maximize efficiencies, and leverage technologies.”

Read a related article at TMCnet “Net Income at Dish Network More than Doubles during First Quarter.”

Last week, Dish Network said it experienced a 5.5 percent increase in its revenue and a more than doubling of its net income during the first quarter of 2011. As reported by TMCnet, the company earned revenue of $3.22 billion for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, compared with $3.06 billion for the same quarter in 2010.

Anuradha Shukla is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of her articles, please visit her columnist page.

Edited by Juliana Kenny