Tip of the Month, April 2010 - Critical Early Steps Regarding ESI After Receiving Reasonable Notice of Litigation or an Investigation
30 April 2010
Mayer Brown Newsletter
Class-action litigation is filed against an airplane manufacturer alleging that its engines are defective because they are unreasonably susceptible to stalling during flight. Upon receiving the complaint, in-house counsel meets with relevant business people and identifies a wide variety of categories of electronically stored information (“ESI”) that may be relevant to the matter.