Despite late legal hold, no relevant evidence lost

Despite late legal hold, no relevant evidence lost

World Trade Ctrs. Assoc., Inc. v. Port Auth. of N.Y. & N.J., No. 15 Civ. 7411 (LTS) (RWL) (S.D.N.Y. Apr. 2, 2018). In this trademark infringement case, the court denied sanctions despite the plaintiff’s negligent preservation of documents because the defendant...
What Is Forensically Sound Data Collection?

What Is Forensically Sound Data Collection?

Defending collection processes in court Forensically sound data collection refers to the process by which data is collected for ediscovery without any changes to the data or its metadata. Collection itself is part of the second stage of the ediscovery process, in...
Spoliation and the New Rules

Spoliation and the New Rules

From PREX17, learn what judges think of Rule 37(e). It’s been two years since the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure were amended, but parties and the courts are still navigating exactly what they mean and how they apply. This is especially true for Rule 37(e),...