Philip Favro

February 22, 2018

Recent Cases Spotlight the Limitations of Discovery Sanctions

Discovery sanctions are often viewed as a litigation game-changer. They seemingly offer a way to tip the scales of justice against a sanctioned party and drive a matter toward settlement. Nevertheless, sanctions have their limitations, particularly if they are not case dispositive.
February 9, 2018

Waymo v. Uber Trade Secret Lawsuit Settles, Provides Guidance on Discovery Strategy

The blockbuster trade secret action over the future of autonomous vehicle technology is finally over. Tech titans Waymo (Google) and Uber, which had battled for almost a year over Waymo’s allegations that Uber stole scores of its self-driving vehicle trade secrets, settled their dispute today.
February 7, 2018

The Challenges of Handling eDiscovery in an Increasingly Mobile World

The eDiscovery challenges with mobile devices seem to be all over the headlines in 2018. This year alone has seen White House officials and the Missouri governor struggle to address fallout from their respective use of self-destructing messaging applications. One of the most watched trials in the country – Waymo v. Uber – could very well
January 16, 2018

Q & A with GDPR Expert Adam Finlay from McCann FitzGerald

One of the more significant concerns in 2018 for multinational companies and their counsel is ensuring compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Affected enterprises are looking to satisfy a host of enhanced data protection requirements before the