August 7, 2018

Discovery of Salesforce.com (and SaaS) Data in Civil Litigation

Salesforce.com and SaaS data preservation must be confirmed and attorneys must understand technology to ensure compliance with discovery obligations.
July 18, 2018

Even With Clawback Agreement, Use of Material May Waive Privilege

Even with a clawback agreement, protection of attorney-client privilege may be waived if information is used without objection.
January 15, 2018

New Hearsay Rule Addresses “Ancient” ESI and Electronic Evidence

Responding to proliferation of electronic evidence, changes to evidence rules will limit the "ancient documents" hearsay exception to pre-1998 documents.
January 4, 2018

The Dashboard Difference

The use of metrics dashboards for legal matters helps streamline work, gives insight into data, and can help stay on budget.
November 9, 2017

It’s 10pm. Do You Know Where Your Client’s Legal Ops Are?

Law firm awareness of changes to in-house legal operations has been slow to catch on, but outside counsel can only benefit if they start to pay attention.
October 31, 2017

Is Using Box the Same as Leaving Documents on a Park Bench? (Nope).

Is uploading info into file sharing sites without password protection the same as leaving it on a park bench? One judge thought so but another disagreed.
July 10, 2017

Attorney-Client Privilege Covers Discovery From In-House Legal Teams

Discovery from in-house corporate litigation support staff is generally protected by the attorney work product doctrine and the attorney-client privilege.
January 23, 2017

A Privilege to Serve? Attorney-Client Privilege, In-House Counsel & Whistleblowing

A conflict is brewing between state and federal courts involving in-house counsel, whistleblowers and the use of attorney-client privileged information.
September 26, 2016

Document Request Objections and the Rule 34 “Specificity” Requirement

We take a deep look at FRCP 34 and its new rules to document request objections. What does it mean for your document review?