Harmon v. United States (D. Idaho, 2017)

Key Insight: Inherent authority was used by the court to find a spoliation violation in failing to keep records as legally required. FRCP Rule 37(e) not cited, but the outcome would likely have been the same.

Nature of Case: Negligence

Electronic Data Involved: Maintenance logs and records

Keywords: Spoliation, sanctions, adverse inference

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