All databases are useful only when it can be easily accessed for data whenever required. Only when information is well organized can it be referred to as data. One can divide legal coding into two basic categories, i.e., subjective coding and objective coding.
While objective coding refers to coding using index topics like dates, author and title in a database, subjective coding refers to indexing of document around a subject. The coder makes a summary of the document (like write-ups) and that helps while searching for the document in any huge database.
Outsourcings of all types of legal processes are being outsourced these days especially to offshore locations like India. What are the immediate and long term benefits in outsourcing of the legal services? There are many benefits in outsourcing of legal coding of legal documents especially for the law offices and those doing legal research, e-discovery and attorneys preparing for litigation. Everyone is aware of the long time it takes in searching for documents doing legal research and getting to the right citations during preparation for litigation. Some of the benefits include,
- Saving in time
- Professional service
- High accuracy levels
- Low cost/ huge saving
- Coded data is exportable to Summation / Concordance
- Low turnaround time (TAT)
Managed Outsource Solutions is an Oklahoma, US based company that offers high quality yet affordable legal coding services besides other services like legal transcription, legal research, legal animation, legal website designing and litigation support to clients in the US, Canada, the UK and Australia.