The 2019-2020 edition of the Best Practices Guide for Electronic Discovery and Evidence offers an overview and workbook for the myriad legal and technological issues that need to be addressed whether you are requesting or producing "electronically stored information" (ESI). The workbook provides a plan and pretrial steps for discovering and disclosing ESI. Also included is a "meet and confer" planning guide outlining the key topics and questions for a pretrial conference.
Table of contents
Chapter 1, Overview of Electronic Discovery
Chapter 2, Planning for eDiscovery
Chapter 3, Legal Limitations, Protections, and Procedural Rules
Chapter 4, Phases of ESI Discovery
Appendix A, Meet and Confer Checklist
Appendix B, Rules Checklist—List of Federal eDiscovery Procedural Rules