A recent case out of Ohio is instructive as to what a plaintiff must show to obtain expedited discovery as well as the types of defenses available to nonparties.
A recent decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada has extended the protections of the attorney-client privilege to communications with outside entities providing services to the attorney's client.
O'Berry v. Turner raises a number of questions.
By Eric B. Levasseur
A New York appellate court says no to broad discovery of social media accounts.
By Michael J. Miles
How courts have reacted to the amended rule and how defense practitioners can use it to streamline discovery.
By Ronald J. Hedges
Beyond the focus on sanctions in commentary on the 2105 amendments, how to avoid a sanctions fight in the first place.
Technology-assisted review (TAR) has been fairly slow to develop because of a combination of a lack of understanding and general lack of trust. Zviad Guruli outlines the history of TAR and ways it can help you and your clients. (08:12 min)
E-discovery and data-management expert Dana Post discusses why U.S. laws make this complicated and offers best practices to still be successful for your client. (9:02 min)
Bobby Malhotra explains that structured databases are an underused source of potentially valuable information and how to best use these tools. (14:32 min)
Topics include applying early case assessment techniques, initial data collection and preservation issues, managing client concerns, best tactics for dealing with opposing counsel, and identifying potential early motions and other strategic options. (56:45)
Experienced litigators cover the nuts and bolts of defending depositions and provide strategies and tips to employ when defending all types of clients. (1:00:01)
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)
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