Alison ONeill

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How to Properly Collect Electronically Stored Information

on Mon, Jan 20, 2020 By | Alison ONeill | 0 Comments | Best Practices
A large part of the discovery process is now devoted to eDiscovery - identifying, collecting, producing, and preserving digital files and data that are relevant to the case. Without the right systems and processes in place, attorneys could spend an enormous amount of time handing eDiscovery responsibilities, even with the help of a clerk.
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How to Develop a Discovery Plan

on Tue, Nov 19, 2019 By | Alison ONeill | 0 Comments | Attorney Requirements
eDiscovery can make or break your case. It establishes the scope of the lawsuit for both sides, the documents that must be produced, and the custodians to contact, among other important factors. In essence, the discovery process lays out the rules that lawyers must abide by during a lawsuit as they pertain to gathering, preserving, and sharing relevant documents. A single misstep at this stage could create a competitive disadvantage that will be all but impossible to overcome during the course of a lawsuit or trial.
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What You Need to Know About FRCP Rule 26

on Tue, Oct 29, 2019 By | Alison ONeill | 0 Comments | Attorney Requirements
Discovery is a critical phase of any trial or lawsuit, and can make the difference between a successful case and one that goes horribly awry. Lawyers and attorneys on both sides of a lawsuit have a number of obligations to meet during the discovery process, which are extensively detailed in Rule 26 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
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