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 stored information and to make conforming changes to the North Carolina Rules of Civil Procedure" is here.
You all are probably familiar with these amendments already, as I'm behind the curve on this subject.. There's lots out there on the web, way earlier than this post, from other law firms. Like here, here and here. There are at least 39 states which have addressed the issue of e-discovery. Here's the most current listing I've seen.
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