March 6, 2019
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How Much Privilege Review is Required Under a Clawback Agreement?

  An interesting dispute unfolding between business competitors highlights the practical and legal implications of clawback agreements. In Arconic, Inc. v. Novelis, Inc., et al, Civil […]
March 7, 2018
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Document Production with a Load File Error? 3 Common Fixes

  Did you just receive a document production with a load file error?   You are not the first and will not be the last.   […]
February 14, 2018

Attorneys’ Duty to Implement Legal Hold Does Not End After Hitting Send

Who knew the topic of legal holds is so engaging? Articles about legal and litigation holds turn out to be some of our most popular reads. […]
November 28, 2017
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Is it OK to Redact Irrelevant Information in Document Discovery?

  Is there a legal basis to redact irrelevant information from documents produced in litigation? As a few court opinions explain, probably not unless there is […]
April 25, 2017

A Discovery Dispute Makes the Big Time (SCOTUS!)

Likely to the delight of many a district court judge, a discovery dispute made its way into the rarefied air of the United States Supreme Court. […]
October 31, 2016
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Do Email Messages Have to Be Produced With Attachments in Litigation?

Many will tell you that it is an e-discovery best practice to classify document families consistently and that “parent child relationships” (such as emails and attachments) […]
September 26, 2016

Document Request Objections and the Rule 34 “Specificity” Requirement

Fun fact: When responding to document requests during the discovery phase of litigation, rather than stating documents were withheld (as now required by Federal Rule of […]
May 19, 2016
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Metadata. A Menace to Society?

    Metadata. Is there a more misunderstood e-discovery concept by attorneys and courts alike? Here’s the thing—metadata is not evil. In fact, it can make […]
April 25, 2016
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The Government is Knocking. Prepared to Let ’em In?

    It is no secret that the Securities and Exchange Commission and Department of Justice stepped up investigation and prosecution of corporate wrongdoing. In fact the Yates […]