LexisNexis Practice Guide: New York e-Discovery and Evidence, 2017 Edition

Author: Kyle C. Bisceglie

Publisher: LexisNexis

ISBN: 1522122028

Category: Law

Page: N.A

View: 4663

Comprehensive in scope, New York e-Discovery and Evidence: • Describes the creation, storage, and production of electronically stored information. • Suggests how to deal with the dynamic information stored in metadata. • Discusses the need to avoid spoliation and retrieve, restore, or translate the material before it is produced. • Examines issues regarding relevance and privilege. • Explains how to use electronically stored information at trial. Targeted Practical Guidance: • Task-based checklists, with cites to applicable court rules and case law, take litigators step-by-step through the various areas of e-discovery. A master checklist serves as a starting point for performing any task in the e-discovery process. • Real World Practice Tips-- including strategic points, warnings, timing and exceptions -- raise critical issues and prevent missteps. • Dozens of easily downloaded attorney-drafted and court-tested forms save time and streamline work flow.

The 9/11 Commission Report

Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

Author: N.A

Publisher: Government Printing Office

ISBN: 0160891809

Category: Political Science

Page: 587

View: 453

This edition has been designated as the only official U.S. Government edition of the 9-11 Commission’s Final Report. It provides a full and complete account of the circumstances surrounding the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks, including preparedness for and the immediate response to the attacks. It also includes recommendations designed to guard against future attacks.

Managing Discovery of Electronic Information

A Pocket Guide for Judges

Author: Federal Judicial Federal Judicial Center,Barbara J. Barbara J. Rothstein,Elizabeth C. Wiggins,Ronald J. Ronald J. Hedges

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781541388529

Category:

Page: 34

View: 7747

This pocket guide is designed to help federal judges manage the discovery of electronically stored information (ESI). It encourages judges to actively manage those cases involving ESI, raising points for consideration by the parties rather than awaiting the parties' identification and argument of the matters. The guide covers issues unique to the discovery of ESI, including its scope, the allocation of costs, the form of production, the waiver of privilege and work-product protection, and the preservation of data and spoliation. As you are reading, you may encounter some unfamiliar terms. Many of these terms are defined in a glossary at the end of the guide.

Recent Advances in Dentistry

Orthodontic Biomechanics: Treatment of Complex Cases Using Clear Aligner

Author: Tarek El-Bialy,Donna Galante,Sam Daher

Publisher: Bentham Science Publishers

ISBN: 1681083116

Category: Medical

Page: 150

View: 498

Recent Advances in Dentistry is a monographic series focused on new developments in the field of dental medicine. The scope of the book series covers all aspects of the field including orthodontics, dental surgery, prosthodontics, forensic dentistry, evidence based medicine and much more. Each volume of the series is themed around a specialty area in dentistry and brings together contributions written and reviewed by professional experts. The book series is essential reading to dental residents in training as well as biomedical researchers. Orthodontic Biomechanics describes the mechanics behind the treatment of complex orthodontic cases using clear aligners. The volume explains a variety of complex malocclusions including increased teeth crowding, spacing, overjet, overbite, open bite, major jaw discrepancies, underbite and much more. Simplified treatment planning methods based on thorough diagnoses have also been devised by the authors for the benefit of the readers. Shortening orthodontic treatment time by careful diagnosis, planning based on understanding of orthodontic biomechanics is also discussed in addition to comparisons of jaw cases where surgery is more useful. Orthodontic Biomechanics is a useful guide for the use of clear aligners in a wide array of cases encountered by orthodontists in their daily dental practice.

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials 2017 Supplement

Author: Stephen C. Yeazell,Joanna C. Schwartz

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454887907

Category: Law

Page: 336

View: 7261

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure with Selected Statutes, Cases, and Other Materials 2017 Supplement

A Century of Legal Ethics

Trial Lawyers and the ABA Canons of Professional Ethics

Author: Lawrence J. Fox,Susan R. Martyn,Andrew S. Pollis

Publisher: American Bar Association

ISBN: 9781604424942

Category: Law

Page: 413

View: 785


Spoliation of Evidence

Sanctions and Remedies for Destruction of Evidence in Civil Litigation

Author: Margaret M. Koesel,Tracey L. Turnbull,Daniel F. Gourash

Publisher: American Bar Association

ISBN: 9781590316221

Category: Law

Page: 343

View: 7278

This book is a practical treatise with practical tips addressing spoliation issues in civil practice. It will help determine what law applies to spoliation issues that arise during pending litigation or in the context of an independent tort claim for spoliation. In addition, it addresses Enron spoliation issues and electronic evidence.

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and Selected Other Procedural Provisions

2017

Author: Kevin Clermont

Publisher: Foundation Press

ISBN: 9781683285083

Category:

Page: 750

View: 5239

Updated to include the latest amendments and proposals, this statutory supplement provides the clearest and most useful collection of statutes and rules for courses in civil procedure-even including a sample set of local rules. The Supplement's unique organizational structure presents much information, but manages to do so without sacrificing a clean and usable presentation of the rules. A clever system of annotation succinctly explains amendments, and a separate presentation of the advisory committee notes now grouped by rule allows inclusion of red-lined versions of the rules, thus making the notes easy to understand and enabling reconstruction of the versions formerly in effect. This presentation reflects the fact that advisory committee notes are as important to a theoretical study of civil procedure as to a doctrinal or practical approach. Receive complimentary lifetime digital access to the eBook with new print purchase.

Enhancing the Resilience of the Nation's Electricity System

Author: National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,Board on Energy and Environmental Systems,Committee on Enhancing the Resilience of the Nation's Electric Power Transmission and Distribution System

Publisher: National Academies Press

ISBN: 0309463076

Category: Science

Page: 170

View: 7170

Americans’ safety, productivity, comfort, and convenience depend on the reliable supply of electric power. The electric power system is a complex “cyber-physical†system composed of a network of millions of components spread out across the continent. These components are owned, operated, and regulated by thousands of different entities. Power system operators work hard to assure safe and reliable service, but large outages occasionally happen. Given the nature of the system, there is simply no way that outages can be completely avoided, no matter how much time and money is devoted to such an effort. The system’s reliability and resilience can be improved but never made perfect. Thus, system owners, operators, and regulators must prioritize their investments based on potential benefits. Enhancing the Resilience of the Nation’s Electricity System focuses on identifying, developing, and implementing strategies to increase the power system’s resilience in the face of events that can cause large-area, long-duration outages: blackouts that extend over multiple service areas and last several days or longer. Resilience is not just about lessening the likelihood that these outages will occur. It is also about limiting the scope and impact of outages when they do occur, restoring power rapidly afterwards, and learning from these experiences to better deal with events in the future.

The Army lawyer

Author: Judge Advocate General's School (United States. Army),United States. Dept. of the Army

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Courts-martial and courts of inquiry

Page: N.A

View: 8651


Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults)

A True Story of the Fight for Justice

Author: Bryan A. Stevenson

Publisher: Delacorte Press

ISBN: 0525580050

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 288

View: 9525

In this young adult adaptation of the acclaimed bestselling Just Mercy, which the New York Times calls "as compelling as To Kill a Mockingbird, and in some ways more so," Bryan Stevenson delves deep into the broken U.S. justice system, detailing from his personal experience his many challenges and efforts as a lawyer and social advocate, especially on behalf of America's most rejected and marginalized people. In this very personal work--proceeds of which will go to charity--Bryan Stevenson recounts many and varied stories of his work as a lawyer in the U.S. criminal justice system on behalf of those in society who have experienced some type of discrimination and/or have been wrongly accused of a crime and who deserve a powerful advocate and due justice under the law. Through the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), an organization Stevenson founded as a young lawyer and for which he currently serves as Executive Director, this important work continues. EJI strives to end mass incarceration and excessive punishment in the United States, working to protect basic human rights for the most vulnerable people in American society. "A deeply moving collage of true stories . . . .This is required reading." --Kirkus, Starred Review Praise for Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption: "Important and compelling." --Pulitzer Prize-winning author TRACY KIDDER "Gripping. . . . What hangs in the balance is nothing less than the soul of a great nation." --DESMOND TUTU, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate "An inspiring and powerful story." --#1 New York Times bestselling author JOHN GRISHAM

Federal Rules of Evidence; 2017 Edition

Author: Michigan Legal Publishing Ltd.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781640020153

Category: Law

Page: 48

View: 9622

A handy pocket version of the Federal Rules of Evidence (5" x 8"), as amended through January 1, 2017. A Perfect quick reference for your desk or briefcase, for both attorneys and law school students. Contents: Article 1; General Provisions Article 2; Judicial Notice Article 3; Presumptions in Civil Cases Article 4; Relevance and its Limits Article 5; Privileges Article 6; Witnesses Article 7; Opinions and Expert Testimony Article 8; Hearsay Article 9; Authentication and Identification Article 10; Contents of Writings, Recordings, and Photographs Article 11; Miscellaneous Rules

Making Your Case

The Art of Persuading Judges

Author: Antonin Scalia,Bryan A. Garner

Publisher: West Legalworks

ISBN: 9780314184719

Category: Law

Page: 245

View: 4715

Presents the basics of writing legal briefs and giving oral arguments, with discussions on the essentials of building a case through legal reasoning and the key elements of persuasive and successful oral pleading in the courtroom.

Lawtalk

The Unknown Stories Behind Familiar Legal Expressions

Author: James E. Clapp,Elizabeth G. Thornburg,Marc Galanter,Fred R. Shapiro

Publisher: Yale University Press

ISBN: 030017246X

Category: Law

Page: 368

View: 1936

Law-related words and phrases abound in our everyday language, often without our being aware of their origins or their particular legal significance: boilerplate, jailbait, pound of flesh, rainmaker, the third degree. This insightful and entertaining book reveals the unknown stories behind familiar legal expressions that come from sources as diverse as Shakespeare, vaudeville, and Dr. Seuss. Separate entries for each expression follow no prescribed formula but instead focus on the most interesting, enlightening, and surprising aspects of the words and their evolution. Popular myths and misunderstandings are explored and exploded, and the entries are augmented with historical images and humorous sidebars. Lively and unexpected, Lawtalk will draw a diverse array of readers with its abundance of linguistic, legal, historical, and cultural information. Those readers should be forewarned: upon finishing one entry, there is an irresistible temptation to turn to another, and yet another.