Maureen O’Neill



  • Tuesday, December 1, 2015
    New amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure took effect on December 1, 2015. One of the most significant amendments redefines the scope of discovery to expressly incorporate the concept of proportionality. Under the new version of Rule 26(b)(1), parties may obtain discovery of “any nonprivileged matter that is relevant to any party’s...
  • Wednesday, October 14, 2015
      Many people followed the news about the data breach with a mix of prurient interest, schadenfreude, and – for some – fear of personal exposure. My colleagues at DiscoverReady and I followed the news to understand the data security failures that allowed a breach of this severity, and the lessons that could be learned and...