Emerging E-Discovery Challenges in Construction Cases: Tips, Tricks, Tweets and Texts
Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014
Format: Live Webinar
Duration: 90 minutes
1:00 PM-2:30 PM Eastern
12:00 PM-1:30 PM Central
11:00 AM-12:30 PM Mountain
10:00 AM-11:30 AM Pacific
In this era of rapid-fire electronic communications, important construction project decisions are increasingly communicated via electronic mail, voicemail, and text message using mobile devices and various computing and communications platforms. This evidence can derive from numerous software platforms, and may be absolutely critical to winning your construction case.
Our faculty will discuss emerging e-discovery challenges in the context of a construction project dispute that relate to emerging communication devices and platforms and will also offer strategies for managing and mining this data to your advantage. Participants will learn strategies to reduce their e-discovery burdens and gain an early advantage in disputes.
Topics to be addressed include:
- Typical legal hold triggers in a construction case
- Evidence that can be derived from various software platforms
- Types of evidence to preserve and how to preserve it
- Practical tips on dealing with discovery vendors
- Discovery strategies in construction cases
- Best practice tips from the panelists
Head of Strategic Consulting
Jennifer A. Mahar
Smith Pachter McWhorter, PLC
Tysons Corner, VA
John W. Simek
EnCE, CNE, MCSE, MCP+I
Sensei Enterprises, Inc.
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