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Pennsylvania eDiscovery Primer Released by ALM’s The Legal Intelligencer

Pennsylvania eDiscovery Primer
Released by ALM’s The Legal Intelligencer

Philadelphia – September 12, 2014 — ALM’s The Legal Intelligencer, the trusted source for Pennsylvania legal news and information for more than 170 years, has published Pennsylvania eDiscovery, written by Philip N. Yannella, Practice Leader of Ballard Spahr’s E-Discovery and Data Management Group.

Mr. Yannella manages eDiscovery issues in high-profile litigation and counsels clients worldwide on data preservation, retrieval and privacy matters. He also has significant experience representing Fortune 500 companies on eDiscovery and data management issues in bet-the-company litigation, particularly in the pharmaceutical and health care industries.

This handbook addresses key topics in eDiscovery and is designed to keep attorneys apprised of the constantly changing rules and technologies, with special attention given to emerging eDiscovery issues.

Some of the topics covered by Pennsylvania eDiscovery include:
• Preservation
• Issues in Electronic Document Production
• Proportionality
• Cost-Shifting and Discovery Phasing
• Social Media
• Third-Party Discovery
• Civil Discovery and Computer Trespass Law
• Discovery of Foreign Documents
• Sanctions
• eDiscovery in Criminal Cases
• Compendium of Procedures and Forms in Pennsylvania Courts

An e-book is included with a paid purchase of Pennsylvania eDiscovery.

A detailed table of contents, as well as ordering information for this book, is available at

The Legal Intelligencer helps keep Pennsylvania legal professionals up to date on the latest legal industry trends and developments with award-winning, in-depth editorial coverage as well as news on court decisions, verdicts and practice issues. The Legal Intelligencer also includes a weekly Pennsylvania Law Weekly section, with statewide legal news and analysis covering the courts, the legislature and case digests of every state appellate decision and key trial and federal court decisions.

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