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Predictive Coding: A Primer
Posted on 25 Mar 2013 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By Amy Jane Longo and Usama Kahf [Editor's Note: Amy Longo is a partner at O'Melveny & Myers LLP and a member of the Firm's Financial Services and Electronic Discovery and Document Retention Practices. Usama Kahf is an associate and... Read More

Max Kennerly: New Pennsylvania Rules Of Civil Procedure Relating To Electronic Discovery Take Effect Aug. 1
Posted on 30 Jul 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

Effective Aug. 1, 2012, the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure will include, for the first time, rules specifically relating to electronically stored information. The amendments differ from the corresponding Federal Rules, adopting a "proportionality"... Read More

Whose Hold Is It Anyway? Potential New Roles For Law Firms In Litigation Holds
Posted on 10 Nov 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By Joshua P. Rosenberg The revision of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure in December 2006 focused on the rapidly evolving practice of electronic discovery and attempted to deal head-on with the complex issues arising from the production of electronically... Read More

North Carolina Revises Rules Of Civil Procedure For Electronically Stored Information
Posted on 15 Nov 2011 by Mack Sperling

Revisions to the North Carolina Rules of Civil Procedure became effective to actions filed on or after October 1, 2011. A blacklined version showing the changes wrought by a law titled an "Act to clarify the procedure for discovery of electronically... Read More

Covington & Burling LLP: Electronic Discovery in Insurance Coverage Litigation
Posted on 23 Jan 2013 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

By P. Benjamin Duke and Mari K. Bonthuis, Attorneys, Covington & Burling LLP Almost a decade after the first groundbreaking court decisions on electronic discovery, no insurance litigator can claim to be unaware of his or her obligations with... Read More

Free Download: How To Recapture The Discovery Fees Your Law Firm Used To Earn
Posted on 16 Jul 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

Increasing Revenue and Reducing Overhead in the Era of Electronic Discovery By Kristin Branson E-discovery has grown from an atypical procedure required in special cases in the late 90s to one enveloping almost every litigation matter. It adds significant... Read More

Williams Mullen Client Alert: Limiting eDiscovery In Advance In Material Contracts
Posted on 16 Jul 2012 by Williams Mullen

By JAY BRUDZ and LAURENCE V. PARKER, JR. The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure were amended in 2006 to acknowledge the increasing significance of electronically stored information in litigation. These amendments and similar amendments to state rules have... Read More

Max Kennerly On The New Pennsylvania Rules Of Civil Procedure Relating To Electronic Discovery
Posted on 30 Jul 2012 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

Effective Aug. 1, 2012, the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure will include, for the first time, rules specifically relating to electronically stored information. The amendments differ from the corresponding Federal Rules, adopting a "proportionality"... Read More

Kevin F. Brady Comments On Delaware Court Of Chancery's 2011 E-Discovery Guidelines
Posted on 10 Mar 2011 by Francis G.X. Pileggi

Francis G.X. Pileggi The Delaware Court of Chancery's Guidelines Regarding the Preservation of Electronically Stored Information (ESI) were previously reviewed here on this blog, but now Kevin F. Brady of Connolly Bove Lodge & Hutz LLP in Wilmington... Read More

Perkins Coie On New 9th Circuit Guidelines On Electronically Stored Information
Posted on 23 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

In this Emerging Issues Analysis, David F. Taylor, Lee Stein, Albert Gidari Jr., Patrick M. Collins, Pravin B. Rao and Joel R. Levin of Perkins Coie LLP examine a decision of the Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals in U.S. v. Comprehensive Drug Testing... Read More

Video: E-Discovery of Electronically Stored Information and Litigation Holds in Insurance Bad Faith Lawsuits with Kevan Hirsh
Posted on 18 Oct 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

Kevan F. Hirsch has developed expertise in defending bad faith claims against carriers, and regularly represents two insurance groups in actions brought directly against the companies in this region. He has represented insurers and insured in complex... Read More

Delaware Federal Court Issues New Default Standard for E-Discovery
Posted on 10 Jan 2012 by Francis G.X. Pileggi

Periodically we report on rule changes in the federal courts so that practitioners are away of these changes and how they might affect litigation practice in Delaware courts. On December 8, 2011, the District of Delaware revised its Default Standard for... Read More