Key Insight: Measures to cure prejudice should be no greater than necessary, but if a party acts with intent to deprive, the court may presume unfavorability, issue an adverse inference, or dismiss and enter a default. You must raise your spoliation motions before summary judgment is ruled on.
Nature of Case: Unlawful termination
Electronic Data Involved: relevant electronic communications and documents
Keywords: prejudice, spoliation, intent to deprive, adverse influence