Rules of procedure involving computer forensics and evidence analysis:

The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure which became law on 12-1-2006, most attorneys are either unfamiliar and have not needed Computer Forensics and Electronic Evidence Discovery or are familiar with the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Rule 26, Rule 34, and Rule 45, which have added many new procedures for handling and requesting electronic information.


Computer Forensics & E-Discovery in the News

Making Computer Forensics Elementary at Your Firm
April 19, 2007
http://www.law.com/jsp/legaltechnology/pubArticleLT.jsp?id=1176887061240

EDD Fight Heats Up in Oracle Case
April 18, 2007
http://www.law.com/jsp/legaltechnology/pubArticleLT.jsp?id=1176800660744

Disclosure: How Safe Are EDD Safeguards?
April 12, 2007
http://www.law.com/jsp/legaltechnology/pubArticleLT.jsp?id=1176282248676

A E-mails May Aid Katrina Homeowners' Case
April 12, 2007
http://www.law.com/jsp/legaltechnology/pubArticleLTN.jsp?id=1176282248949&
rss=ltn

A Hands On Approach to Litigation Holds
March 29, 2007
http://www.law.com/jsp/legaltechnology/pubArticleLT.jsp?id=1175072636613

$1.58 Billion Judgment Against Morgan Stanley Reversed
March 21, 2007
http://www.ediscoverylaw.com/2007/03/articles/news-updates/158-billion-
judgment-against-morgan-stanley-reversed/

Court Sustains Objections to Many Requests in Light of Burden Claimed, But Orders Production of Certain Documents in Electronic Format
March 20, 2007
http://www.ediscoverylaw.com/2007/03/articles/case-summaries/court-sustains-
objections-to-many-requests-in-light-of-burden-claimed-but-orders-production-of-
certain-documents-in-electronic-format

Court Orders Defendant to Restore One-Fourth of Its Backup Tapes, at Defendant's Expense, Given Gaps in Production
March 19, 2007
http://www.ediscoverylaw.com/2007/03/articles/case-summaries/court-orders-
defendant-to-restore-onefourth-of-its-backup-tapes-at-defendants-expense-given-
gaps-in-production

Microsoft Brings an Altered Vista to EDD
March 14, 2007
http://www.law.com:80/jsp/legaltechnology/pubArticleLT.jsp?id=1173776613689

Nation's First National Computer Forensics Institute to be Located in Alabama
March 9, 2007
http://www.govtech.net/magazine/story.php?id=104346

Intel Faces Up to E-Mail Retention Problems in AMD Lawsuit
March 7, 2007
http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1895,2101674,00.asp

The High Cost of Ineffective Search
Feburary 14, 2007
http://www.data-storage-today.com/story.xhtml?story_id=50070

California E-Discovery Rule Changes on Hold
January 5, 2007
http://www.law.com/jsp/legaltechnology/PubArticleFriendlyLT.jsp?id=1167945422881

Ready to produce IMs in court?
Guidelines expand types of electronic info you'll need for discovery

January 4, 2007
http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&articleId
=9007162&source=rss_topic54

New Federal Rules Governing Electronic-Document Storage May Catch Some Businesses Unaware
January 4, 2007
http://www.cfo.com/printable/article.cfm/8470270/c_2984295?f=options

The Attorney-Client Privilege and the Amended Federal Discovery Rules
December 2006
http://www.abanet.org/lpm/lpt/articles/mgt12062.shtml

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