Know Your Client’s ESI: You Really Don’t Want a Judge Saying, “This is Unacceptable”

This may surprise a few people: There is another magistrate judge besides Judge Waxse writing ESI opinions in Kansas.  Magistrate Judge Donald Bostwick issued an order granting in part and denying in part a motion to compel ESI in Patterson v. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS[…]

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Local Political Drama: Text Messages, Employee Hard Drives and Wrongful Termination

Williams v. City of Franklin, 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 33200 (M.D. Tenn. Apr. 16, 2009) is an ESI free for all.  The case is a local political drama that sounds like a Hollywood production.  There are threatening text messages from an alderman and then rummaging through an employee’s laptops for[…]

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