links for 2008-09-07

  • “With digital storage capability, who would want all that paper, and where are you putting it?” Bennett said. “You could probably fit the file on 10 to 15 CD ROMs or a $60 flash drive. Digital makes the difference, in this case thousands of dollars.”

    (tags: sanctions copies)

  • “For us lawyers who have been practicing for 10, 15 or 20 years, it is not something that the bar spent a lot of time on training,” said Michael Zweiback, a litigator in the Los Angeles office of Alston & Bird LLP. “You have to get up to speed on your own, and learn the technology and understand how the technology works in order to figure out how to get what you want.”

    (tags: ESI collection email sanctions)