Partners Josh Gardner and Nick Rosenberg are pleased to be included alongside distinguished Massachusetts lawyers in contributing to the latest edition of Massachusetts Discovery Practice, published by MCLE. Gardner and Rosenberg authored Chapter 18: Discovery from Out-of-State and Foreign Nonparty Witnesses.
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Massachusetts Discovery Practice
Essential tools for pretrial litigation
Product Number: 2020268B00
Format: 1188 pages in 2 volumes (printed book) with CD
Copyright: © 2014 MCLE, Inc.
Massachusetts Discovery Practice is the Massachusetts lawyer’s essential guide to discovery and investigation in the information age. It addresses important preliminary tasks such as client interviewing and creating a discovery plan as well as such diverse topics as internal investigations, use of the Internet, treatment of confidential communications, electronic discovery, and foreign witnesses.
Practice notes, judicial and ethics commentary, and sample forms and exhibits clearly lay out the essential elements, potential pitfalls, and best practices associated with each step of the process. Use this book to learn how to conduct investigations, obtain information from government sources, and deal with spoliation issues. No litigator should be without it!
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 – An Introduction to Massachusetts Discovery Practice
Chapter 2 – Analyzing Discovery and Investigation Issues
Chapter 3 – Creating a Discovery Plan
Chapter 4 – Selected Case Investigation Techniques
Chapter 5 – Conducting Internal Investigations
Chapter 6 – Obtaining Information from Government Sources
Chapter 7 – Using the Internet in Discovery and Investigation
Chapter 8 – Preservation and Spoliation of Evidence
Chapter 9 – Protecting Confidential Information Before and During Discovery
Chapter 10 – Interrogatories
Chapter 11 – Requests for Documents and Things and for Entry upon Land
Chapter 12 – Organizing Documents Identified During Discovery in Complex Cases
Chapter 13 – Depositions
Chapter 14 – Physical and Mental Examinations
Chapter 15 – Requests for Admission
Chapter 16 – Evidentiary Privileges
Chapter 17 – Attorney-Client Privilege and the Work Product Doctrine
Chapter 18 – Discovery from Out-of-State and Foreign Nonparty Witnesses
Chapter 19 – Discovery Motions and Appeals
Chapter 20 – Electronic Discovery
Chapter 21 – An Overview of Differences Between State and Federal Discovery Practice
Chapter 22 – Discovery Relating to Experts
Chapter 23 – Discovery in Alternative Forums: Labor and Employment Cases