Discovery Proportionality Benefit-Burden Model Conference Materials

Opening Session – Overview of Proportionality Model—A New Framework

Panel 1: Deep Dive into New Framework: Prioritizing Custodians Possessing Relevant Information

Panel 2: Deep Dive into New Framework: Ranking Data Sources by Degree of Burden in Accessing Information from Them

Panel 3: Deep Dive into New Framework: Projecting Discovery Cost for Each Identified Custodian by Data Source

Panel 4: Applying the New Framework to an Individual Case

Panel 5: Foundational Issue for New Framework: Why is 75%-85% Recall Used as the Standard?

Panel 6: Applying the New Framework: Recent Caselaw Decisions and How the New Framework Model Might Have Affected Their Analysis

Panel 7: Counsel Views on New Framework