Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
A look at model orders in different jurisdictions
If you attended an e-discovery legal conference recently, you probably noticed a common theme among corporate counsel, litigators and judges: There is an increased focus on bringing the cost of e-discovery into alignment with the stakes of the case.
Six years after the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) were first amended to address electronic discovery, another round of amendments is now under consideration. Questions regarding contentious, complex and multifaceted issues such as the duty to preserve, Rule 37 sanctions and technology’s role are among the primary challenges up...