The Second Circuit held that a previous lawsuit does not "immunize" a defendant from further violations occurring after the complaint is filed in that first lawsuit.
The court found that only documents that a party knew or should have known were relevant to the claims had to be preserved.
The court recently enforced and found no waiver of an arbitration provision in a class-action settlement and consent decree in Shy v. Navistar Int'l Corp.
By Michael Lowry
Exploring how the work-product provisions of the 2010 amendments regarding expert discovery have been applied and interpreted.
By Jenny Le
A recent Georgetown panel and case law reveal how far TAR has come.
By Fitzgerald T. Bramwell
Requests to admit are the Rodney Dangerfield of pretrial procedure: They get no respect.
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. (4:56 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)
February's Roundtable is "Early Case Assessment and Other Initial Stages of Complex Litigation." Read more.
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