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
January 4, 2018

Lessons Learned for 2018: Spotlighting the Top eDiscovery Cases from 2017

With the New Year upon us, it is worth looking back at some of the key eDiscovery cases from 2017 and the lessons they offer going forward in 2018.
December 28, 2017

Unfinished Business: A Wish List for New FRCP Amendments

The e-discovery amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure became effective two years ago with great expectations. And with good reason. The amendments included provisions addressing many of the pain points in discovery—for example, previously inconsistent and sometimes unfair sanctions standards for preservation failures and
December 19, 2017

Three Key Lessons from New TAR Decision Winfield v. City of New York

It’s not often that a judicial opinion provides instructive guidance on several different discovery issues. When that happens, lawyers should be particularly attentive to the court’s instructions. Such is the case with a new decision from Winfield v. City of New York. In Winfield, U.S. Magistrate Judge Katharine Parker provided direction on issues ranging from attorney work product and Sedona Principle Six to proportionality and
November 30, 2017

The “Uber” Problem with Self-Destructing Messaging Apps

One of the most significant lawsuits in the country involves a key eDiscovery issue of which counsel and clients should be aware: the dangers of using self-destructing messaging applications. The litigation in question – Waymo v. Uber – involves tech titans Google (Waymo) and Uber, which are