eDiscovery Publications

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Arkfeld on Electronic Discovery and Evidence Publications

  • Treatise and Four Best Practice Guides
  • Model IT Questions and Meet and Confer Guide
  • Order Separately or Complimentary with Premium  Access
  • Authored by Michael R. Arkfeld and Other Noted Contributors

Authored by Michael R. Arkfeld, Esq., a leading and distinguished eDiscovery attorney, these print and electronic publications are updated twice a year and include a fully-searchable eBook CD-ROM, which contains fingertip access to contents from all the publications plus the relevant cases in a full text format.  

If you wish to purchase the treatise and companion guides separately go to LexisNexis at http://www.lexisnexis.com/shop/arkfeld/default.page.  Otherwise, they are complimentary as part of your Premium Acess Membership.

Features and Benefits

  • Authoritative discussion of court rules and digest of federal and state cases on electronic discovery and evidentiary issues
  • Clear and easy-to-read explanations of technological and legal concepts
  • Model practice forms include the "Meet and Confer" checklist and "Information Technology Questions"
  • eBook contains all the content of the print publications and full text of the actual cases

These publications cover the latest issues affecting eDiscovery including:  

  • Search types, protocol and certification of search methodology
  • "Legal hold" detailed analysis regarding "triggering events"
  • New federal rules effective December 1, 2015
  • FRE 502 section analyzing inadvertent disclosure, attorney-client privilege and work product and limitations on waiver
  • Latest analysis on cost allocation, proportionality, and "not reasonably accessible" issues
  • As well as a host of other eDiscovery issues
The publications include the acclaimed Arkfeld on Electronic Discovery and Evidence treatise  (3rd ed.)(updated biannually)  and four Best Practices Guides (Guides are updated annually) including:
   - Information Technology Primer for Lawyers
   - Legal Hold
   - ESI Pretrial Discovery - Strategy and Tactics
   - Electronic Discovery and Evidence

This essential work has been purchased by more than 15,000 of the top law firms, corporations, service bureaus, government organizations, courts and law libraries in the country.  It was referenced in one  of the Zubulake decisions.

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