Electronic discovery is the norm in today's litigation. It is critical for litigators and parties to understand the basic legal and technical issues and to know where to go for assistance with advanced issues in both of these areas. eDiscovery serves as an easy-to-read and reliable road map that will carefully guide you through the often complex world of e-discovery. The book is an excellent resource for the litigator trying to stay current with the ever-changing landscape of electronic discovery.
This edition features key author video tips accessible via QR codes found in the book and as linked files on the searchable thumb drive!
Summary of Contents
eDiscovery—What'sIt All About?Automatic Update Service
eDiscovery:The New Federal Rules
PrelitigationRisk Management through Records Management Policies
Spoliationof Evidence: The Duty to Preserve Records Relevant to Litigation
eDiscoveryCollection, Processing, and Review
Can You Project Manage Electronic Discovery?
DigitalForensics Best Practices
eDiscovery:Professional Responsibility Considerations
Admissibilityof Electronically Stored Information
The E-discovery Special Master Program for the United States District Court for theWestern District of Pennsylvania
The Evolution of Technology-Assisted Review
Appendix A: Selected Federal Rules of Civil Procedure
Appendix B: Federal Rule of Evidence 502
Appendix C: Guidelines for State Trial Courts
Appendix D: Uniform Rules Relating to the Discovery of Electronically Stored Information
Appendix E: Selected Pennsylvania Rules
Appendix F: Selected Local Rules: United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
Appendix G: The Sedona Conference Cooperation Proclamation
Appendix H: Additional Information Sources
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