The 2006 amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) established the outline for ediscovery practice, and the 2015 amendments added an emphasis on cooperation, prompt disposition of matters, and proportionality.
This guide offers a summary of the rules every ediscovery professional needs to know, including:
- The purpose of the FRCP
- Discovery timelines and the Initial Discovery Conference
- Scope and proportionality
- The form of production
- Objecting to requests and compelling discovery
- Preservation of evidence, spoliation, and sanctions