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On December 1, 2006, new electronic-discovery provisions of the Federal Rules of Civil procedure took effect. The author recites relevant rules, discusses the cost-apportioning criteria prescribed by judge Shira Scheindlin in Zubulake v. UBS Warburg L.L.C., and concludes that the rules furnish useful guidelines for electronic discovery in CBA-based arbitration.

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The author describes the state of the law of discovery of electronic evidence, including proposed changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure; proposed amendments to the ABA’s Civil Discovery Standards; and the Sedona Conference Working Group Series: Best Practices, Recommendations & Principles for Addressing Electronic Document Production. The Sedona Principles for Electronic Document Production …

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New forms of evidence in a high-tech age: III. Panel Discussion

A panel discussion of the discovery process for electronic evidence.

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The author discusses the distinctions, in discovery, between computer-based evidence and traditional paper documents, and includes computer system discovery checklist, and means for preserving the chain of custody.

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