NewsKathleen Baydala Joyner, Daily Report
Joint task force to propose rules on electronic discovery
State bar, Chamber of Commerce agree that state needs formal rules to govern the rapidly growing field
A task force of lawyers from the State Bar and Georgia Chamber of Commerce is finalizing a package of rules on electronic discovery that it will propose to the Legislature during the upcoming session. Task force member Rocco Testani (above) says the key themes of the proposed rules are proportionality, protocol and safe harbor.