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Posted on July 5th, 2017 by ilsteam

Wiedeman v. Canal Insurance Company et. al., Case No. 15-4182 (N.D. Ga., June 9, 2017) arises out of a truck accident between Plaintiff and Defendant Walter Dorn, a truck driver and employee of Defendant H & F Transfer. The truck was leased from non-party Salem Leasing. On the day of the collision, the investigating police …

Posted on June 23rd, 2017 by

Eshelman v. Puma Biotechnology, Inc., Case No. 16-00018 (E.D. N.C., June 7, 2017) is a libel suit related to an allegedly defamatory investor presentation. Plaintiff was an investor in Defendant, a biopharmaceutical company. Plaintiff owns a pharmaceutical research organization called PPD, which contracted with Aventis Pharmaceuticals to provide clinical research services during a clinical trial …

Posted on May 24th, 2017 by

Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 34(b)(2)(E) is all about choice: a party can choose to produce electronically stored information (ESI) in the usual course of business, or it can be organized and labeled to respond to the corresponding discovery requests. A seemingly-simple rule, FRCP 34 is often cited as the source of discovery disputes. A …

Posted on May 10th, 2017 by

Plan Ahead for Challenges Due to Relevance and Overbreadth The initial list of search terms to be used to cull and produce hot documents from electronically stored information (ESI) is a critical stage of the eDiscovery process. Every case will be unique, and there is no “one size fits all” approach for search terms. However, …

Posted on April 17th, 2017 by

In TLS Management and Marketing Services, LLC v. Rodriguez-Toledo, et. al., Case No. 15-2121 (D. P.R., Mar. 27, 2017), Plaintiff sued Defendants for violations of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act and various Puerto Rico statutes. Defendant Rodriguez-Toledo is a former employee of Plaintiff who allegedly, with the other defendants, stole clients from Plaintiff and also …