• Electronic Discovery: E-mail Trail Withstands the Delete Key
  • April 29, 2005 | Author: John J. Coughlin
  • Law Firm: Duane Morris LLP - Hamilton Office
  • A sex discrimination case that has been closely followed by the legal community is now likely to draw the attention of the business world as well, thanks to a $29.2 million verdict which, according to plaintiff's counsel, is the largest single plaintiff sex discrimination verdict in U.S. history. The discrimination and retaliation lawsuit, Laura Zubulake v. UBS Warburg LLC, pending in United States District Court of the Southern District of New York, has already distinguished itself for its breakthrough case law on the subject of electronic discovery, resulting in four widely cited opinions on that subject.