Archive: March 27, 2017

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TLS Mgmt. and Mktg. Services v. Rodriguez-Toledo, No. 15-2121 (BJM), 2017 WL 115743 (D. P.R. March 27, 2017)
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Twitch Interactive, Inc. v. Johnston (N.D. Cal., 2017)
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Horn v. Tuscola County (Eastern District Michigan, Southern Division, 2017)

TLS Mgmt. and Mktg. Services v. Rodriguez-Toledo, No. 15-2121 (BJM), 2017 WL 115743 (D. P.R. March 27, 2017)

Key Insight: ESI “willfully discarded or deleted”

Nature of Case: Alleged violations of the electronic Communications Privacy Act against defendants accused of stealing plaintiff’s clients and confidential information.

Electronic Data Involved: defendant’s iPhone, laptop and external hard drive

Keywords: adverse-inference instruction, forensic examination of a flash drive.

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Twitch Interactive, Inc. v. Johnston (N.D. Cal., 2017)

Key Insight: Is expedited discovery warranted, and how extensive can Twitch seek discovery on the bot company. Are the non-respnding defendants’ financial informations avle to be discovered?

Nature of Case: Trademark, Contract, unfair competition, cybersquatting

Electronic Data Involved: financial/billing information

Keywords: Immediate discovery, video games, internet, third party discovery

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Horn v. Tuscola County (Eastern District Michigan, Southern Division, 2017)

Key Insight: The loss of surveillance video was unrelated to defendant’s liability, so spoliation determination was unnecessary

Nature of Case: 8th Amendment

Electronic Data Involved: video

Keywords: failure to preserve ESI,

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