How the New Federal Rules Affect Pleading and Discovery

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In this course recorded during the 2016 Intellectual Property Law Institute in April 2016, Andrew C. Whitney, Esq., and Stephen J. Driscoll, Esq., discuss how the new federal rules affect pleading and discovery in intellectual property law cases. Topics include:

  • December 2015 amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
  • key ethical considerations
  • ABA Ethics Rules
  • California State Bar Formal Opinion 2015-193
  • What does this mean for you?
  • defense of process generally
  • how to protect the privilege/work product in millions of documents
  • best practices in discovery
  • emerging trends: proportionality and cooperation
  • tension between forms and case law
  • yet, the forms lived on
  • abrogation of rule and forms
  • abrogation of Rule 84, now what?
  • early reaction to RainDance and Incom


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