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Ballard Spahr LLP: Pennsylvania Adopts Limited Set Of E-Discovery Rules
Posted on 13 Aug 2012 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Philip N. Yannella and Maura E. McKenna In a move likely to be greeted as much with criticism as relief, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently adopted a very limited set of amendments to the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure that are expressly... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: Federal Court Addresses Frequently Overlooked Nuances of Electronic Document Production
Posted on 12 Nov 2014 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Philip N. Yannella and Thomas J. Gallagher IV U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul S. Grewal of the Northern District of California recently issued an order in Venture Corp., Ltd. v. Barrett shedding light on the meaning of two Federal Rules of Civil Procedure... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: Proposed eDiscovery Rule Would Bring Relief From Specter Of Sanctions
Posted on 27 Nov 2013 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Philip N. Yannella and Arash Micaily | The Rules Advisory Committee has recommended proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure that would set guidelines for courts to follow when evaluating a request for sanctions for spoliation... Read More