Whether in discovery, under formal subpoena or in response to a regulator’s document request, the obligation to turn over internal documents has become an inexorable feature of today’s business landscape. Indeed, the process of preserving, collecting, managing, reviewing and ultimately producing documents now ranks among the most vital responsibilities assumed by a company’s lawyers—both outside counsel, and those serving in-house. While it may not always be glamorous, it is essential to mitigating litigation risk and ensuring smooth government relations—and, consequently, to promoting growth and success.
How Business-Side Employees Can Relieve Privilege-Review Headaches
September 13, 2016