With Charles Cohen, Seth Rothman
Published in Law360, New York on January 15, 2010 Judge Shira A. Scheindlin of the Southern District of New York has issued an important new opinion in Pension Committee of the University of Montreal Pension Plan v. Banc of America Securities, 05-Civ. 09016 (S.D.N.Y. Jan. [15], 2010), in which she lays out a framework for courts to assess discovery misconduct and sanctions.