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New Year, New Laws for Civil Litigators

thinkstockphotos-498422290Were you able to keep track of the new legislative changes that will affect California civil litigators? Don’t worry, we did and here’s an overview of some of the key statutory changes you need to know about.

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Civil Litigation Legal Topics New Legal Developments

Heads Up on New FRCP Amendments

464956543Do you know about the amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure that will take effect on December 1, 2015? The amendments touch a variety of issues, but most significantly impact the scope of permissible discovery and the duty to preserve electronically stored information (and the sanctions for not doing so). Here are some of the noteworthy changes.

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Civil Litigation Evidence Legal Topics Litigation Strategy

How to Stop Them from Hitting the Delete Button

Electronically stored information is so easy to alter or delete without a trace, which is particularly challenging when that information is evidence in a lawsuit. How do you make sure that this virtual evidence stays put?