Tag: TRO

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Estate of Felipe A. Radelat (Tex. App., 2019)
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Ennis-Flint, Inc. v. Greer No. 18-CVS-3612, 2019 NCBC 11 (N.C. Business Court Feb. 4, 2019)
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Ronnie Van Zant, Inc. v. Cleopatra Records, Inc. (2nd Circuit, 2018)
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Urs Corp. v. Atkinson/Walsh Joint Venture (California Appellate Court (unpublished), 2018)
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Void v. T.D. Large (W.D. Va., 2018)
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Washington v. Rounds, No. PWG-16-320 (D. Md. Nov. 27, 2017)
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hiQ Labs Inc. v. LinkedIn Corporation (ND California, 2017)
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RealPage v. Enterprise Risk Control, No. 4:16-CV-00737, 2017 WL 3313729 (E.D. Tex. Aug. 3, 2017)
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Arkeyo v. Cummins Allison (Eastern District Pennsylvania, 2017)
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OOO Brunswick Rail Mgmt. v. Sultanov (N.D. Cal., 2017)

Estate of Felipe A. Radelat (Tex. App., 2019)

Key Insight: Sanctions, Efforts to Thwart discovery, Fraudulent Concealment

Nature of Case: Estates and Trusts

Electronic Data Involved: Hard copy

Keywords: fraudulent concealment, Statute of Limitations, Sanctions, Violation of Court Orders, Failure to produce, Death Penalty sanction, Obstruction, Temporary injunction, Deception of the Court

Identified State Rule(s): Tex. R. Civ. P. 199.3; Tex.R. Civ. P. 176 .8 (a)

Urs Corp. v. Atkinson/Walsh Joint Venture (California Appellate Court (unpublished), 2018)

Key Insight: Clounsel disqualification for misuse of documents reversed because cloud hosted repository sufficiently destroyed documents

Nature of Case: Breach of contract

Electronic Data Involved: cloud hosted repository

Keywords: disentitlement doctrine, inadvertent disclosure, hosted repository, cloud, counsel disqualification

Washington v. Rounds, No. PWG-16-320 (D. Md. Nov. 27, 2017)

Key Insight: Spoliation. Court ordered discovery to determine if failure to preserve relevant evidence, and if so, whether 37(e) sanctions are warranted.

Nature of Case: civil action under 42 U.S.C. s. 1983

Electronic Data Involved: prisoner surveillance video

Keywords: Spoliation, failure to preserve relevant evidence.

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hiQ Labs Inc. v. LinkedIn Corporation (ND California, 2017)

Key Insight: if use of publicly available information provided by a source for profit can be restricted by the source of the information

Nature of Case: violation of computer fraud and abuse act.

Electronic Data Involved: publicly available information available on websites like linkedin

Keywords: public interest, publicly available data, preliminary injunction

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RealPage v. Enterprise Risk Control, No. 4:16-CV-00737, 2017 WL 3313729 (E.D. Tex. Aug. 3, 2017)

Key Insight: Deletion of files, destruction of evidence.

Nature of Case: Alleged defendant use of plaintiff’s trade-secret information

Electronic Data Involved: computer images

Keywords: destruction of evidence, forensic examination

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Arkeyo v. Cummins Allison (Eastern District Pennsylvania, 2017)

Key Insight: No spoliation when party removed URL link to software download because there was no bad faith and opponent already had software

Nature of Case: breach of contract, misappropriation of trade secrets

Electronic Data Involved: URL, software

Keywords: URL removal, software download, bad faith spoliation

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OOO Brunswick Rail Mgmt. v. Sultanov (N.D. Cal., 2017)

Key Insight: necessity of preservation order

Nature of Case: misappropriation of trade secrets

Electronic Data Involved: laptop, mobile phone, email

Keywords: email providers, deleted emails, significant concerns, threats to preservation, capability to preserve, irreparable harm, ex parte, seizure order, expedited discovery

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