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For more than 10 years, corporate-generated electronically stored information (ESI) has been growing exponentially. The expense of maintaining these growing data stores often stresses corporate bottom lines, but litigation can bring them to the breaking point. Specifically, the greatest concern comes from the document review phase, which in most cases, can take up to 75 percent of the discovery budget. Worse still, many corporate budgets are still unadjusted to account for this reality, and the time frame for production remains the same. Hence, once litigation begins, it often tests the limits of these budgets.