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    2015-10-06 10:19:10
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    Amended Rule 26(d)(2) and the Meet-and-Confer: Benefits for the Early Bird?

    In an interview with Monica Bay at ILTACON 2015, Judge Andrew Peck wondered aloud whether changes to the Federal Rules, set to go into effect on December 1, will be like the proverbial tree falling in the forest – is there a sound if there’s no one there to listen?

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    2014-02-21 12:41:24
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    ESI Gaps?

    In the current round of proposed changes to the Federal Rules, the change to Rule 37e related to the standard for an adverse inference instruction has raised some interesting controversy in the legal community. Some think that a showing of negligence or gross negligence should be the standard. But in this era of ...

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    2014-01-22 12:49:31
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    Q&A with Ron Hedges: E-discovery and Social Media

    H5 interviews Judge Ron Hedges about social media and his ongoing involvement in matters related to ESI from his unique perspective as a former US Magistrate Judge.

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    2013-10-11 13:04:20
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    Proposed Federal Rules Changes Fuel Debate

    Proposed changes to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure regarding the scope of discovery and the imposition of sanctions are generating increasingly heated debate in the legal community, likely to grow hotter as scheduled public hearings approach. As state courts frequently adopt the Federal Rules as their own, the c...