Top EDiscovery Case Summaries – October 2013: New York: Court Allows Presumption of Prejudice, Overturns Previous Order Denying Sanctions

Sekisui Am. Corp. v. Hart, 2013 WL 4116322 (S.D.N.Y. Aug. 15, 2013). In this case, Judge Shira Scheindlin reversed an earlier order that denied spoliation sanctions for the plaintiffs’ deletion of ESI. The underlying breach of contract claim arose…
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