4 Times Federal Courts Already Applied the New FRCP Amendments in E-Discovery | Legaltech News

LegalTech News has highlighted some early decisions applying the 2015 amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure. The headline overstates the situation somewhat. Courts clearly are in the early stages of analyzing how the amendments should apply and the results are less pathbreaking than generally incremental to modest:

Courts aren’t holding back on analyzing the new Rule changes, ruling on topics such as preservation, proportionality and specificity.

Source: 4 Times Federal Courts Already Applied the New FRCP Amendments in E-Discovery | Legaltech News

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Brian Ray
Professor Brian Ray has extensive experience in eDiscovery, information governance and data privacy. He and Candice Hoke created and serve as Co-Directors of the Center for Cybersecurity and Data Privacy at Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, where they are Professors of Law. Brian co-founded, with Tim Opsitnick of Jurinnov, the Cleveland eDiscovery Roundtable, an informal group of lawyers, judges and academics that meets monthly to discuss issues surrounding electronic discovery, cybersecurity and data privacy issues. Professor Ray is a member of the Sedona Conference's International Electronic Information Management, Discovery and Disclosure and Data Security and Privacy Liability Working Groups. Professor Ray also is an expert in international and comparative law. His book, Engaging with Social Rights: Participation, Procedure and Democracy in South Africa's Second-Wave (forthcoming Cambridge 2016) provides a comprehensive analysis of the South African Constitutional Court's social rights decisions. He has served as a Fulbright Scholar in South Africa and has published extensively on the law of human rights.

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