ESI Preservation in Employment Litigation: Counsel’s Guide to New FRCP eDiscovery Amendments

recording ESI Preservation in Employment Litigation: Counsel’s Guide to New FRCP eDiscovery Amendments

You Will Learn:

  • The latest amendments to FRCP on scope and ESI
  • How rule changes effect eDiscovery practices in employment litigation
  • Proactive measures that counsel should take in light of FRCP amendments
  • Proven eDiscovery approaches that cost less and follow new rules
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On Dec. 1, 2015, the new Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) amendments for eDiscovery and electronically stored information (ESI) went into effect.

With a focus on eDiscovery hurdles specific to employment counsel, this webinar explores how social media in the workplace makes eDiscovery a particularly daunting task, and offers ways counsel can help clients avoid excessive preservation while adhering to new FRCP rules.

Learning Objectives

During this information-packed session our expert panel will present strategies for preserving, obtaining, and protecting sensitive employee information during litigation, and best practices for records and information management affected by the FRCP amendments.

  • The latest amendments to FRCP on scope and ESI
  • How rule changes effect eDiscovery practices in employment litigation
  • Proactive measures that counsel should take in light of FRCP amendments
  • Proven eDiscovery approaches that cost less and follow new rules
  • eDiscovery challenges and best practices in employment litigation
  • Key considerations when weighing the factors for assessing proportionality
  • Real-life advice on issuing and responding to litigation holds
  • Key preservation lessons to be learned from recent court cases
  • Technology-assisted review tools that are most likely to be accepted by courts

Product ID: 5634

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Faculty

Patricia E. Antezana
Patricia E. Antezana
Counsel, Reed Smith LLP

Patricia focuses her practice on general litigation, including commercial matters, business torts and product liability defense, with a specialty in managing e-discovery issues.

Patricia has been involved with all phases of litigation, including management of large-scale discovery, dispositive motions, trial preparation and alternative dispute resolution. She has coordinated electronic and hard copy record collection and managed large-scale review projects in numerous complex litigation matters.

Steven C. Bennett
Steven C. Bennett
Partner, Park Jensen Bennett LLP

Steven C. Bennett's practice focuses on complex domestic and international commercial litigation and arbitration, including bankruptcy, construction, corporate governance, data security, energy, privacy, real estate and other matters. Mr. Bennett gained extensive trial experience during six years at the Office of the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, where he served as Chief of the Tax and Bankruptcy Unit, and nearly twenty years as a partner in a major international law firm.

Continuing Education Units

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