Key Insight: Fabricated evidence justified sanction of dismissing case
Nature of Case: fraud, breach of contract
Electronic Data Involved: archived email
Keywords: spoliation, closely held corporation, fabricated emails
Key Insight: plaintiff has failed to provide any of the documents or e-mails that purportedly supports his claims and has made boilerplate objections with no further explanations
Nature of Case: Driver’s Privacy Protection Act violation
Electronic Data Involved: e-mails
Keywords: “Lopez only points to what he believes to be his conclusive victory on the ‘knowingly’ requirement”, “Lopez?s boilerplate objections to this interrogatory are overruled”, “Lopez responds that his counsel has already provided Herring with the requested documents described in his initial disclosures”
Key Insight: Defendant misrepresentations to the Court about its flawed discovery process.
Nature of Case: alleged illegal detainment class action
Electronic Data Involved: missing metadata, deleted electronic records
Keywords: adverse inference finding, hard drives, warrantless arrestees, unconstitutional policy, deliberate indifference.
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