Many lawyers, whether by training or disposition, have come to regard discovery as a process in which no stone is to be left unturned. With the advent of electronically stored information, the stones have become too numerous to account. Discovery rules that seek the perfection of preserving and producing all potentially pertinent information have become the enemy of the good. This article calls for a more pragmatic—and modest—approach.
January 2015, Vol. 67, No. 1
Reid Kress Weisbord, Trust Term Extension