Because of a conviction that e-discovery presents unique issues requiring uniform national rules, the Judicial Conference of the United States (“Judicial Conference”) has recommended and the Supreme Court has approved a number of amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (“Proposed Rules”), which are scheduled to go into effect at the end of 2006.
Thomas Y. Allman,
The Impact of the Proposed Federal E-Discovery Rules,
Rich. J.L. & Tech
Available at: http://scholarship.richmond.edu/jolt/vol12/iss4/2