Alsadi v. Intel Corporation (D. Az., 2020)
Key Insight: Court ruled that ESI is expansive and includes information stored electronically, not just information on a computer system as plaintiffs argued. FRCP overrules state law or inherent power to sanction. No negative inference allowed.
Nature of Case: negligence, loss of consortium
Electronic Data Involved: records of ambient gas levels
Keywords: sanctions, negative inference, inherent authority