Offering perspectives from the bench and bar, the program will offer practical guidance on how to effectively manage the discovery of electronic information and discuss recent developments in the law.
Topics and Panelists
I. Model E-Discovery Orders
This segment will provide a practical how-to guide for using courts' model e-discovery orders in your practice. A panel of practicing attorneys and e-discovery experts break down the model orders put out by the Federal District Court for the Southern District of New York and the New York Supreme Court, Commercial Division.
Constance M. Boland, Esq., Nixon Peabody LLP, New York City
Christopher C. Costello, Esq., Winston & Strawn LLP, New York City
Jessica Perazzelli Ross, Esq., Latham & Watkins LLP, New York City
Farrah L. Pepper, Esq., General Electric Company, Fairfield, CT
II. Ethics in E-Discovery
This panel will discuss the recent amendments to the ABA Model Rules, which include revisions to the duties of competency, client confidentiality, and supervision when utilizing technology and non-lawyer service providers in litigation.
Steven C. Bennett, Esq., Jones Day, New York City
Hon. Ira B. Warshawsky, Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, PC, Garden City, NY
Professor Patrick M. Connors, Albany Law School, Albany, NY
III. Role of E-Discovery Counsel - Perspectives from the Bench and Bar
Judges and lawyers discuss the specialized role of e-discovery counsel and why more firms and companies are deciding that such expertise is an important part of effective and defensible litigation management.
Hon. Frank Maas, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, New York City
Hon. Ronald Ellis, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, New York City
Andrew Evan Roth, Esq., SNR Denton, LLP, New York City
Sandra J. Rampersaud, Esq., Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, New York City
Adam I. Cohen, Esq., Ernst & Young, New York City
Program Planning Committee and Program Chairs
Constance M. Boland, Esq., Nixon Peabody LLP, New York City, Co-Chair, E-Discovery Committee
Adam I. Cohen, Esq., Ernst & Young, New York City, Co-Chair, E-Discovery Committee
Sandra J. Rampersaud, Esq., Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, New York City, Member, E-Discovery Committee
Jessica Perazzelli Ross, Esq., Latham & Watkins LLP, New York City, Member, E-Discovery Committee
This program was recorded on April 11, 2013.
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