Rule 26f

Discovery Meet & Confer

eDiscovery Planning: Winning the Rule 26(f) Meet-and-Confer

eDiscovery Planning: Winning the Rule 26(f) Meet-and-Confer 2500 1668 Tricia Boguslawski

Rule 26(f) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure requires that parties meet early in a litigation to negotiate an eDiscovery plan that will reduce costs and burdens for each side. In 2009, the Sedona Conference issued its own proclamation encouraging such cooperation. Still, many lawyers enter eDiscovery without a detailed understanding of their client’s ESI or a…

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Meet and Confer: Pre-trial Strategies and Negotiations That Work

Meet and Confer: Pre-trial Strategies and Negotiations That Work 150 150 Tricia Boguslawski

By now, every lawyer knows that they have an obligation to meet and confer with opposing counsel to discuss eDiscovery at the start of litigation. At Nextpoint, we don’t see the Rule 26f Conference as an obligation, but an opportunity. Next month, Nextpoint will introduce our Client Success Summer Camp, a free, three-part webinar that…

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