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International Arbitration Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of British Virgin Islands, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
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International Arbitration Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Cayman Islands, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
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International Arbitration Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Saint Kitts, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Pavia & Harcourt
The U.S. allows persons with an interest in legal claims pursued outside the U.S. to obtain judicially enforced discovery of documents and testimony within the U.S. for use in the foreign proceedings.
Winston & Strawn LLP
Judge Albright issued two amended standing orders, which are now published on the Western District of Texas website here and here.
On June 3, 2021, the US Supreme Court issued its decision in Van Buren v. United States in the Court's first-ever interpretation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA)
The last two Privilege Points (Part I and Part II) addressed privilege and work product protection for corporate investigations — in light of a large law firm's failure to protect its own...
Butler Snow LLP
Like all aspects of business, COVID-19 has also impacted the legal discovery process. The discovery process in a lawsuit is generally comprised of written discovery...
Alston & Bird
On January 12, 2021, a U.S. district judge for the District of Columbia issued an opinion in Wengui v. Clark Hill, PLC granting the plaintiff's motion to compel production of a data breach forensic report and other materials ...
Duane Morris LLP
Litigators in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, should take note of a recent opinion by Judge Philip Ignelzi that significantly amends and clarifies the rules governing counsel's conduct during depositions.
A former employee of a software company sued the company and his former supervisor for employment discrimination. Although the former employee did not identify any problems with discovery efforts...
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
In CyWee Group Ltd. v. Google LLC, Nos. 2020-1565, 2020-1567 (Mar. 16, 2021), CyWee challenged the Board's conclusion that Google identified all real parties-in-interest under the obligations of...
On March 4, 2021, the US Supreme Court held that draft biological opinions prepared by the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)...
A common tactic employed by experienced Chancery litigators defending a lawsuit is to file a motion to stay discovery while a motion to dismiss is pending.
The general counsel of a manufacturing company received a deposition notice for a person with knowledge of over 20 listed topics and subtopics.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
In ongoing multidistrict litigation concerning Capital One's 2019 data breach, Capital One succeeded in defeating a motion to compel disclosure of a privileged root cause analysis conducted by PwC.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
The proliferation of data and the rise of affordable cloud computing services has led many companies and organizations to outsource their data storage to third parties
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Last year's decision in In re: Capital One Customer Data Security Breach Litigation, E.D. Va., No. 1:19-md-02915, drew widespread attention ...
Most other countries do not permit the type of intrusive discovery U.S. companies face. But occasionally discovery in U.S. litigation seeks communications to or from the U.S., or even purely overseas communications -- requiring U.S. courts