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“Proportionality” and the New Federal Discovery Rules: Leverage for Litigators


Cost: There is no cost to attend this program, however, registration is required.


1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Eastern
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Central
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Pacific

It’s a new year, and lawyers across the country are grappling with recent changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure’s discovery procedures.  Learn about how to use the new “proportionality” standard to best limit your exposure to burdensome discovery requests.  Learn how to avoid pitfalls when applying the new requirements for “specificity” when asserting objections.  And learn how other changes to the rules will affect the timing of discovery. 

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*CLE Credit for this webinar has been awarded in the following states: CA, IL, NJ and NY. CLE Credit is pending for GA, TX and VA. Please note that in order to receive full credit for attending this webinar, the registrant must be present for the entire session.