After Spoliation Decision, Businesses Should Reconsider Limited-Duration Retention Policies

With respect to litigation, these businesses assume the risk that their retention policies comply with their duties to preserve evidence that may be material and relevant to a claim or defense.

Call for Nominations

Nominations Open for Texas Lawyer's 2014 Legal Departments of the Year Award

Texas Lawyer
Texas Lawyer is seeking nominations for our Legal Departments of the Year award which recognizes the Lone Star State’s top in-house departments in six distinct categories: 1. General; 2. Outside Counsel Management; 3. Technology; 4. Diversity and Quality of Life; 5. Pro Bono and Community Service; and 6. Corporate Compliance.

For complete instructions click here.
The deadline for nominations is 5 p.m. Friday, July 18, 2014.

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