The Ever Evolving Enigma of ESI (Electronically Stored Information) and its Ethical Obligations

Presented by the Contra Costa County Bar Association

Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Linda DeBene, Esq.
May 15, 2013 | 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. PST

The panel will address ethical conundrums that arise in light of the recent and ever changing developments involving ESI (electronically stored information), what it is, where it is, what it can be used for, preservation, production and whether the client’s insurance will cover the growing costs of all of it. Linda DeBene will moderate the panel discussion on ESI which includes the following panelists:

  • Judge Steve Austin, Assistant Presiding Judge-CCC Superior Court
  • Jonathan Redgrave, Esq., First Chair and now Chair Emeritus of the Working Group on Electronic Document Retention and Production (Sedona Conference) and co-founder of the Georgetown University Law School E-Discovery Institute
  • Kirk Pasich, Esq., Leader of Dickstein Shapiro LLP's Insurance Coverage Group
  • Jeffrey Rabkin, Esq., former Assistant U.S. Attorney (NDSF) and Vice President of Stroz Friedberg (SF), a global digital risk management and investigations firm
  • Roger Brothers, Esq., Outside Corporate and M&A Counselor at Buchman Provine Brothers Smith LLP

May 15, 2013
JAMS East Bay Resolution Center
1255 Treat Boulevard #700
Walnut Creek, CA 94597

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