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    Compiled by ComplexDiscovery from online public domain resources, provided for your review/use is this week’s update of key industry news, views, and events highlighting key electronic discovery related stories, developments, and announcements.

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    Context for Considering Discovery

    1. A Muscular Ruling: Medical Records, ESI and Baseball (E-Discovery Bytes) –
    2. A State Court Judge’s View on  eDiscovery (Part Two) (E-Discovery Team) –
    3. ABA on Collision Course With New Technology ( –
    4. Are Law Firms Morphing Into Managers of Legal Providers? (
    5. Blogged Magistrate: Lenz Waived Attorney-Client Privilege Through Chats, Blogging (E-Commerce and Tech Law Blog) –
    6. Can Court Remedies Police the Production of ESI? (
    7. Critical Considerations and Advantages of Automating Collections in E-Discovery (eDiscovery 2.o) –
    8. Consultation Paper on Discovery in Australian Federal Courts (The e-Disclosure Information Project) –
    9. Court Finds Google Earth Images to Be Admissible Evidence (E-Discovery Law Alert) –
    10. Craig Ball: ‘Be Not Afraid’ ( –
    11. Discussion On Emerging Technologies In ESI Preservation, Collection And Processing (E-Discovery Law Alert) –
    12. EC Examines Web Users’ ‘Right to be Forgotten’ (Internet Evolution) –
    13. E-Disclosure – Cooperation, Questionnaires and Cloud (Too Much Information) –
    14. E-Discovery’s Oft-Overlooked Price Driver (eDiscovery Journal) –
    15. Establishing Prejudice: Putting the Brakes on Spoliation Motions –
    16. Expert Discovery – FRCP Rule 26(a)(2)(b) Amendment (eDiscovery Journal) –
    17. Facebook Profiles Now Being Subpoenaed In Court Cases (All Facebook) –
    18. Kentucky Bar Proposes Regulation of Attorneys’ Social Media ( –
    19. Latest Litigator Hazard: Client Posting While Intoxicated (Law Forward) –
    20. Legal Ethics in Electronic Discovery (Kroll Ontrack OnPoint) –
    21. Legislative Proposal Would Lower Penalties for Teenagers who Engage in “Sexting” (Tex Parte Blog) –
    22. Practice Direction 31B – Disclosure of Electronic Documents (UK Ministry of Justice) –
    23. Regulation Won’t Be Easy (New York Times)  –
    24. Reply All? Not for Legal Communications!(Sophisticated Litigation Support Blog) –
    25. Rogue eMail Costs Investment Bank Millions (OUT-LAW.COM) –
    26. Sanctions For E-Discovery Violations: By The Numbers (Duke Law Journal) –
    27. The Cost of Cache: Internet Trails and E-Discovery (Information Intersection) –
    28. The Great Cyberheist (New York Times) –
    29. The Path of Legal Information (John Palfrey) –
    30. Updated iPhone Forensics White Paper Released (Ride The Lightning) –

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    eDiscovery Events

    DECEMBER 2010

    Gartner Data Center Conference
    December 6-9, 2010
    Las Vegas, NV
    Click here for more information.

    ALM – Virtual LegalTech
    December 14, 2010
    Click here for more information.

    JANUARY 2011

    6th Electronic Documents and Records Management (ARMA)
    January 24-25, 2011
    Ottawa, ON, CA

    LegalTech New York
    January 31 – February 2, 2011
    New York, New York
    Click here for more information.

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