The Seventh Circuit Electronic Discovery Pilot Program was developed as a result of continuing comments from the business and legal community about the need to reform the civil pretrial discovery process. A committee of trial judges, lawyers, academics and expert consultants met to consider how the cost and burden of electronic discovery can be reduced.
The post concludes with a PowerPoint presentation that can be viewed within the post. It gives sort of an executive overview of the 7th Circuit's pilot program and also contains a number of practice tips.
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