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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

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