James Sherer

45 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, New York 10111`, United States

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Past Information Governance May Haunt the Present: The Need for Routine Document Retention/Destruction Policies

BakerHostetler’s James A. Sherer and Jacqlyn Rovine consider whether, to what extent and to what effect a court deciding a motion for spoliation sanctions will examine a challenged-party’s efforts to manage its information…more
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Leveraging Data Analytics to Optimize Information Governance - or how to use technology to put your data house in order

This presentation given at Virtual LegalTech explors how analytical technologies and TAR tools improve efficiency and compliance, how practitioners may use predictive coding for records retention and classifying unstructured…more
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Social Media Discovery – “Like” It or Not, What Attorneys Need to Do - ABA YLD Spring Conference 2013

With parties to litigation increasingly aware of Social Media issues, attorneys need the facts as well as an overview of how Social Media operates and how it may be used in litigation…more
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Recent Social Media Case Law, Use, and Discovery Considerations

Increasingly, court decisions are focusing on social media, or considering it within their decisions. In this presentation, “Social Media Case Law, Use and Discovery Considerations”, James Sherer discusses the courts and…more
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Legaco Express Interview Series - Information Lawyer James Sherer

I spoke with the Legaco Express for Paralegals, and shared my views on the ever-changing field of information law and the opportunities paralegals may explore within this evolving field. We discussed the skills excellent…more
| Civil Procedure, Education, Science, Computers, & Technology, Privacy

Bloomberg Law Q&A with Information Lawyer James Sherer

James Sherer, a partner at Redgrave LLP, was asked by Bloomberg Law to address some questions surrounding Information Law, a relatively new and dynamic field that incorporates many diverse practice areas, including litigation,…more
| Civil Procedure, Science, Computers, & Technology, Privacy, Electronic Discovery

The Path from a “Good” to an “Excellent” Discovery Program - The Fundamental Value of Due Diligence

Those organizations that take their discovery programs from “good to excellent” seem to realize just what “due diligence” means in practice—both proactively and in any given case. In particular, we believe emerging case law and…more
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From Defense to Offense: How Taking Control of Discovery may be the Best Way to stay Focused on the Merits

Instead of reacting to litigation, an organization confident in its discovery practices can take a more aggressive posture in discovery—both defensively and affirmatively. Sometimes, the best defense is a good offense,…more
| Civil Procedure, Science, Computers, & Technology, Electronic Discovery

Social Media, Cloud Computing and European Philosophy: An Examination of Proposed Amendments to Directive 95/46/EC and Their Possible Effects on U.S. Multinational Corporations

On November 4, 2010, the European Commission released a proposal for "a comprehensive approach on personal data protection in the European Union" (the "Proposal") which would modify current Directive 95/46/EC of the European…more
| Civil Procedure, Electronic Discovery, International Law & Trade, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

Traveling the New Road to Data Privacy Regulation in the United States: An Examination of Recent U.S. Data Privacy Considerations and Proposed Legislation, Including Safe Harbors

A spate of recent – and renewed – interest in data privacy by the U.S. Government should give those organizations that collect sensitive and personally-identifiable information from individual consumers reason to pause. And…more
| Administrative Law, Electronic Discovery, International Law & Trade, Privacy, Science, Computers, & Technology

Seeing in the Clouds - Understanding Why You Need to Know Where Your Data Lives

In recent years, more corporate resources and data storage have moved to "cloud computing." While determining the location of the cloud computing services and data was initially thought to be difficult, if not impossible,…more
| International Law & Trade, Science, Computers, & Technology, Privacy, Electronic Discovery
Areas of Practice
  • Bankruptcy
  • Finance & Banking
  • Insurance
  • Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Privacy
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