LET’S GET DIGITAL! ESI IN TRUST AND ESTATE LITIGATION, PART 1
By Scott A. Fraser, Esq.* and Matthew R. Owens, Esq.**
The time has come to abandon the blurry, barely legible PDF copies of emails and other documents in discovery. Most documents used in trust and estate litigation matters are easily accessible in their native formats, which makes it much more efficient to produce and search through them. No longer should trust and estate practitioners print documents to respond to discovery requests, nor should they have to review paper copies when they receive discovery responses. This is especially true at a time when practitioners find themselves working remotely more than ever before. Indeed, it is time to get digital.