The association asked for clarification on what policies and practices the agency has in place to protect privileged information that it intercepts.
The Eastern District of Pennsylvania had to decide whether an earlier finding of fraud on the PTO implicated the crime-fraud exception to the attorney-client privilege.
A California appeals court found that the lower court had abused its discretion in granting a third party's motion to quash a defendant's subpoena and granting monetary sanctions.
By Taylor N. Barr and Betsy P. Collins
A nuts-and-bolts look at common pre-, in-, and post-trial motions in federal court.
By Betsy P. Collins
Tips and lessons learned on how to present direct testimony of experts in narrative form in lieu of direct examination.
By Regan Kirk, Kevin Broughel, and Carla Walworth
Aspire to keep it manageable.
Litigator Betsy Collins outlines some of the best practices for these types of arrangements and what should be avoided. (15:07 min)
John Barkett describes the changes that may be in store for the federal rules. (7:57 min)
It is said that timing is everything. Matthew Bakota outlines how that is especially true as you prepare a mediation. (7:00 min)
Insight into the substance of the proposed amendments, the motivations behind them, the amendment process, and the public comments that the committee has received so far. (1:02:46)
Our speakers will cover recent case law and provide practical advice to help you create your own e-discovery road map and stay out of trouble along the way. (1:00:07)
Our program at ABA Annual Has the Death of the Billable Hour Been Greatly Exaggerated? got a great reception, and thanks to all of your that attended. Read the write-up by ABA Now!
We are always looking for ways to provide timely and useful information on Pretrial Practice & Discovery to our members and the Content Subcommittee spearheads this effort through our website and newsletter. If you are interested in becoming more involved through the Content Subcommittee, please contact one of the Content cochairs: Adam Braveman, Betsy Collins, Tracy DiFillippo, or Mor Wetzler.
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