A trial court has the inherent authority to control proceedings before it.
Lessons to learn from recent cases.
The amendment was intended to overrule cases that held that the use of expert affidavits was at the discretion of trial courts.
By Ryan W. Babcock
Recent cases and traps for the unwary.
By Michael R. Lied
Three circuit court cases illustrate the difficulty of applying the exception.
By Ankur Mandhania
A burgeoning split of authority.
What should you do in the wake of a data breach? Grant Davis-Denny addresses the importance of forensically sound collection methods and application tips. (9:02 min)
You’re late with your privilege log—no big deal? Ian Fisher explains how it can become a huge deal but also how a little cooperation can be a procrastinator’s best tool. (7:26 min)
Listen as a U.S. district judge with 27 years of experience in the courtroom, discusses what he views as the most troublesome evidentiary issues. (13:05 min)
Please attend a telephone conference with the Committee Co-Chairs on Thursday, August 20, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. Eastern.
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