What Is a Trigger Event?
A trigger event occurs when a party can reasonably anticipate litigation; it initiates the duty to preserve potentially relevant evidence.
Court declines sanctions where defendant deleted emails a decade before lawsuit
In this product liability case, the court denied spoliation sanctions because the defendant deleted ESI a decade before the plaintiffs filed suit.
What Is A Legal Hold?
The legal hold process in ediscovery ensures that ESI is preserved for litigation. This article breaks down the basics of legal or litigation holds.
If You Don’t Issue a Legal Hold, Now the Court May Do It for You
Synventive Molding Solutions v. Husky Injection Molding Systems, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 105306 (D. Vt. Mar. 13, 2009) A recent case out of the U.S.…