Searchable PDF OCR+
Convert Image PDFs with OCR for
Lexbe offers Searchable
PDF+, a comprehensive service to assist litigators, litigation support
staff and companies convert image PDFs
to searchable (text-under-image) PDFs using optical character
recognition (OCR) in connection with electronic discovery
requests, litigation and investigations.
Below you can find details on Searchable PDF+, including
why it is needed,
key benefits and features,
and how to get
more information or a price quote.
If you have any questions, feel free to call (800-401-7809 x22) or email us at
OCR Conversion as part of e-Discovery
As part of discovery requests in modern litigation large amounts of
paper based documents may be scanned (or imaged) and stores of
electronic files may be converted to PDF.
As part of the scanning or conversion, OCR may not done initially
for cost considerations, because it was not specified, or for other
reasons. Additionally, files converted to PDF from email or
native file formats (e.g., PowerPoint, Word) may include images or graphics that are not text
searchable without OCR. However,
litigation documents must be in text searchable form to be useful in
modern e-Discovery litigation management programs, or as part of a
review on a company of law firm LAN. The contents of image-based PDFs are not searchable without conversion
Key Benefits & Features of PDF+
Lexbe specializes in litigation support and working in
particular with the PDF file format as part of
Bulk conversion of image PDFs into searchable
PDF file format (text under image)
Load files available for import into popular litigation
programs like Summation, Concordance and iPro.
- Fast service and turn-around designed to meet
critical litigation and discovery deadlines.
- Inexpensive volume-based pricing.
- Bates stamping of files at the page-level available on request.
- MD-5 hashing of files for evidence authentication.
- Includes a Chain of Custody spreadsheet that
lists each file, applicable MD-5 hash,
Bates number and identification of files that
could not be converted.
- Staged release of converted files available on
request to speed
You can send us image PDFs on CDs, DVDs, flash or portable
USB drives by overnight courier, or you can upload the files directly to
our secure FTP server for quicker service.
Additional Information and Price Quote
Additional information and a price quote is available
here, or feel free to call (800-401-7809 x22) or email us at
. We offer per GB pricing on all jobs.
We feel so confident about the operating efficiencies of our
proprietary electronic document stored image (ESI) processing architecture and
the value of our eDiscovery services, that we can offer a low-price guarantee.
If you are a litigation support provider, litigation or IT consultant, or a court reporter and would like to offer this service
please contact us about our partner programs at (800-401-7809 x22) or email us at
All services described on this and related pages are subject to Lexbe's
Digitization Services Agreement.