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Moore's Federal Practice, E-Discovery: The Newly Amended Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

The Hon. Shira A. Scheindlin, one of the nation's leading experts on e-discovery, ...
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The Hon. Shira A. Scheindlin, one of the nation's leading experts on e-discovery, introduces the important rule changes taking effect on December 1, 2006. Topics include:
  • Changes to the Rule 26(f) meet-and-confer requirement
  • New requirements in Rule 26(b) with regard to production of "inaccessible" electronically stored information
  • New procedure in Rule 26(b)(5) for requesting return of privileged or work product-protected information that was inadvertently produced
  • New "safe harbor" provision in Rule 37 for loss of information due to routine, good faith operation of an electronic information system

  • The pamphlet concludes with the text of the rule amendments and the accompanying Committee Notes.

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    Table of Contents

    E-Discovery: The Newly Amended Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 

    I. Background--The Need for the New Rules
    II. Rule 16(b) Order and the Rule 26(f) Meet and Confer Requirements
    III. Rule 26(b)(2)(B) Inaccessible Sources
    IV. Rule 26(b)(5)(B) -- A Procedure for Retrieving Privileged Information
    V. ESI Is a New Category of Information That Must Be Produced -- Rules 26(a), 33, 34 and 45
    VI. Rule 37(f) -- A Limited Safe Harbor From Spoliation Sanctions
    VII. Conclusion
    Text of Rule Amendments and Committee Notes