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Shrinking Damages with Smart Data

by Wilson Elser on

Recently, an elderly couple – who were both plaintiffs, one for personal injuries and the other for loss of consortium – gave testimony about their active lifestyle (outdoors and in the bedroom) before a slip-and-fall...more

eDiscovery Includes Electronic Vehicle Data and Possible Sanctions for Spoliation

Discovery of relevant material extends far beyond documents created on personal computers. Discoverable data exists in many forms, including electronic data found in vehicles such as tractors used for tractor-trailers. This...more

Court Grants Summary Judgment After Plaintiff’s Spoliation Motion Denied: eDiscovery Case Law

by CloudNine on

In Taylor v. Thrifty Payless, Inc., d/b/a Rite-Aid, No. 16-00474 (D. Oregon, May 12, 2017), Oregon District Judge Marco A. Hernandez granted the defendant’s motion for summary judgment after denying the plaintiff’s request...more

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. v. Haeger Reignites Discussions of Federal Courts’ Inherent Authority

In recent years, discussions regarding the contours of a federal court’s inherent authority to sanction litigants for bad-faith behavior have been heating up faster than a defective tire at highway speeds. In the 2015...more

Business Litigation Alert: "What You Don't Keep Can Hurt You"

by Porter Hedges LLP on

A recent Texas Supreme Court decision has important implications for the policies companies follow in Texas to avoid accusations that they have tampered with evidence or destroyed records improperly. The Supreme Court...more

John Doe v. U.S. Direct Ins. Co.

Motion and Brief in Support of Motion to Compel Discovery of Plaintiff's Facebook Login Information

by Daniel E. Cummins on

Civil Litigators are well aware that there is an increasing trend in Social Media Discovery litigation in the Pennsylvania courts (and nationwide). Insurance defense counsel Daniel E. Cummins of the Scranton law firm of...more

Top 10 Tips to Prepare for your Discovery

by Arnold Pizzo McKiggan on

Halifax personal injury lawyer John McKiggan explains his top ten tips to help Plaintiff's prepare for their discovery. Advice for persons involved in personal injury claims and medical malpractice claims....more

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