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Guide to FOIA and Other Nontraditional Discovery Techniques

Litigation Packet: Document Details

Packet Name: Guide to FOIA and Other Nontraditional Discovery Techniques

Updated Date: 4/23/2019 | Created Date: 12/14/2005 | Number of Pages: 944
Summary of Packet:
  • Effective strategies to locate and use valuable information in a variety of types of cases through nontraditional, or informal, discovery
  • Addresses how to gather information about people, businesses, and assets without the involvement of the defendant
  • Overview of the FOIA request process, including sample requests
  • Discussion of the use of social media in discovery and trial  
  • Resources for literature and intellectual property searches; litigation history; foreign jurisdiction information; health care facilities and practitioners’ resources; and products, workplace and transportation safety research
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