Ethical Considerations in E-Discovery for Corporate Attorneys and Litigators-2015
Program Number: 2539
Presenter: Irene Savanis Fiorentinos, Esq., Joshua Fuchs, Esq.
Join Irene Fiorentinos and Josh Fuchs of Jones Day as they address how to implement ethical and competent solutions for the scope and cost challenges surrounding electronic document retention, preservation and production. The program suggests approaches for establishing reasonable steps in preservation under the anticipated amendment of Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 37(e) while incorporating proportionality principles; provides an update on competent selection and use of computer analytics technology by litigators; and further discusses ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct 1.1, 3.2 and 3.4 and ethical opinions interpreting these rules, as well as case law relating to Federal Rules of Civil Procedure 1, 16, 26 and 37.