Seminar Will Outline E-Discovery Best Practices

Sunday, July 1, 2007 - 01:00

Effective Electronic Discovery: Best Practices, Ethical and Practical Advice is the title of a CLE seminar scheduled by the New York County Lawyers' Association (NYCLA).

The program will take place on Tuesday, July 17 from 9 a.m. to noon at the NYCLA Home of Law, 14 Vesey Street, New York City.

A panel of experts will provide a practical guide to establishing best practices and conducting electronic discovery, including a discussion of attorneys' ethical duties and standards of care in the electronic age.

Some of the topics to be addressed include: pre-planning for cost effective discovery; gathering electronically stored information; processing electronically stored information for review; reviewing processed information, including understanding the inefficiencies of traditional methods of review, privilege, waiver of privilege, inadvertent disclosure and conflicts of law; 2006 Amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, and Draft Federal Rule of Evidence 502.

Among the speakers are Carmen Oveissi Field, managing director, Daylight Forensic & Advisory; Andrew Titus, general manager, New York Office of Esquire Deposition Services & Esquire Litigation Solutions, and John Tredennick, CEO, Catalyst Repository Systems, Inc.

For details on program fees and CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

For reservations, call (212) 267-6646 or visit