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Tip of the Month, May 2009 - Managing International E-Discovery Conflicts: Liberal US Discovery Rules Meet Foreign Data Protection Laws

29 May 2009
Mayer Brown Newsletter
A multinational corporation is a defendant in a products liability action in a US federal court. During discovery, the plaintiffs request production of relevant emails from employees of an overseas affiliate of the defendant who are stationed in the Netherlands, France and Germany.


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