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Thankful for Civility Guidelines Adopted by the N.D. California Courts

Did you know that the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California adopted Guidelines for Professional Conduct this past June?  Well, you should be aware of this because if you make an appearance in the Northern District you “shall be deemed to have pledged to adhere to the Guidelines.”  I for one am very thankful that the Northern District and many other courts have adopted guidelines for professional courtesy among lawyers.  249 more words


Irish Times eDiscovery article as a warm-up for this week's conference

As I have mentioned before, there is an eDiscovery conference taking place in Dublin this Friday, 14 November. Its website is here and the brochure is here… 417 more words


A little CPR as precursor to some eDisclosure cases

Let’s have a look at a few cases involving eDisclosure under the Civil Procedure Rules of England and Wales. I refrain from calling them “eDisclosure cases” because it is important to emphasise that disclosure is simply a part of two things – it is performed in compliance with the wider civil procedure requirements and it is the source of evidence. 1,207 more words


To issue or not to issue: that is the question

Has this ever happened to you?

You have a customer who is refusing to pay an invoice which has been overdue for several months. You have tried to contact them but your calls have gone unanswered. 429 more words


Oregon eCourt: eFiling UTCRs Amended

On September 29, 2014, the following Uniform Trial Court Rules (UTCRs) were amended out-of-cycle pursuant to Chief Justice Order 14-049: UTCR 21.040, 21.050, 21.070, 21.080, 21.090, 21.100, and 21.120.  733 more words

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