• Cost- and Risk-Reducing Options for Production of Electronic Data
  • March 4, 2011 | Authors: Anthony J. Diana; Kim A. Leffert; Zachary Ziliak
  • Law Firms: Mayer Brown LLP - New York Office ; Mayer Brown LLP - Chicago Office
  • A large financial firm is defending a class action law suit which includes fraud claims. The firm’s investment process generates mountains of data, including not only email but also databases, spreadsheets, and proprietary file formats used by internal systems. Metadata will likely also constitute responsive data. The company’s General Counsel is interested in minimizing the litigation costs, including the cost of production.