What is your biggest discovery or learning after a full week (for many of us) of WFH, social-distancing, self-quarantine, or self-isolation?

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Biggest mistake you made in practice and what the end result was. I f*cked up pretty bad (1st year associate, and no it wasn’t a typo in a motion) and I need some perspective. Feeling pretty anxious a… more

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Best SUV (with 3rd row) that can accommodate 2 car seats? Considering Land Rover Discovery, Audi Q7, Chevy Tahoe, and the Volvo XC90. Currently have a Range Rover Sport and it’s (sadly) no longer pr… more

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Arguing my first summary judgment motion tomorrow. I’ve argued discovery motions, but never a motion for summary judgment. Any and all advice is appreciated!

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Civil lit written discovery responses question: who writes draft responses first THEN sends to client for review/discussion *vs.* sending the blank discovery to client to make their notes/responses FI… more

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Is it just my firm or is it big law in general... I am a junior associate and I feel like my ability to creatively apply facts to the law (and vice versa) to solve problems is deteriorating as I am dr… more

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Baby lawyer here. How would/do you respond to an opposing counsel who is very unprofessional and who calls and literally screams at you, threatens you with sanctions, and refuses to answer discovery?

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What is the one thing you would change about discovery rules if you could? In CA I’d implement mandatory disclosure of all damages by Plaintiff at the time of filing.

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Today opposing counsel contacted me to request an extension of time to file a discovery motion due to current shelter in place orders. Today was the last day to file - no prior effort to m/c. Cont.

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ETHICAL HELP PLEASE: Yesterday I was instructed by my boss to write discovery responses that are clearly false (stating that the client does not have documents that she does, then instructing her...

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Was asked by my boss to do a “‘me too” discovery demand. Anyone know what that is or where to start?

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NEED help w/overbearing OC. I’ve been told she is reasonable with others. I’ve always been friendly. Contacts me all days/hours (which I don’t mind) & gets mad when I don’t respond ASAP. Something… more

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I’m just bad at working, it time to retire and get a hut next to a bog/pond and write some spiritual discovery and satire

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Almost 2y ago I broke up with the love of my life. There hasnt been a single day since then I haven’t missed her or regretted my decision. In a healthy relationship now for a year, and saw a Snapchat … more

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I need to change my jaded perspective about private law offices. I know my subconscious view is wrong, but I need help. Can anyone help share a story about their office(s) and what makes them enjoy w… more

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Litigation attorneys: When there’s a discovery dispute, and you know it’s going to get ugly, do you have your paralegal send the “please see the attached correspondence” email, or are you brave enough… more

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Has anyone else had problems getting extensions for discovery responses from opposing counsel in light of the pandemic? Most lawyers have been copacetic, but I have one that’s stubborn.

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You've been handed a case where Discovery is over, no issues availabke for MSJ, and you have to take it to trial. What's your best tactic to get knee deep in those facts and get ready for tria… more

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Laid off. 56 years old. No furlough. Major agency. Do I have the right through legal discovery to find out if the folks way up the ladder still got bonuses in March? Shareholder revolt?

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Has anyone seen good traction on the new-ish Google Discovery ads? My teams have had mixed results here so far, and the lack of placement transparency has been a challenge. Writing ads that can appeal… more

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Any girl in jersey ( north) willing to meet for some red wine. I will have steak or some other dark meat. You can have whatever you like. Its not a date but only a discovery session. Indian here!

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I’ve started numbering discovery objections and giving them a bold header, i.e., Response to RFP 1 1.1. VAGUE. I can’t figure out what they are asking for... 1.2. BURDEN. If they are asking for all t… more

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I’m a 3rd year lit associate in BigLaw and fortunate to have earned substantive early experience—taking depos, arguing discovery motions, full ownership of briefing, case management while working clos… more

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What's one recent app discovery that changed your life forever?

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In an Investigation Discovery mood... Anyone wanna share stories of being stalked / creepy stuff?

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Can someone explain what an order of proof is exactly? My law firm uses them as we draft motions and conduct discovery, but no one has fully explained what it is.

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I need some advice on dealing with an issue with a paralegal. She’s amazing but very overworked. This has been translating into me getting discovery to review that is largely incomplete cont.

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Do I have more time to answer when the discovery requests are served with the complaint ?

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Thoughts on the Discovery session 3 premier?

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Looking for general feedback on Einstein (Analytics, Discovery, Predictions and other AI features)- What has been your experience with implementing Einstein where Salesforce is a part of ‘large ecosys… more

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Has anybody done a remote discovery workshop session preciously? Tips and tricks to share ?

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Anyone know of a discovery/document management guide for discovery in a large case? We are using a doc management system but hoping to find a guide outlining best practices.

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After conducting a discovery phase and assessment to see what was available, I successfully beat the crowds and purchased food. Now it’s time to inventory and calculate the total (continued)

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I am starting a new project during the discovery phase. I am a little nervous because I’ve never done discovery and they sort of want me there to be a subject matter expert. Ladies- any advice?

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I'm faced with 9,000 emails and I have to decide what's responsive to a discovery request. Do I review enough to get a gist of the personalities and narrative or read every single email?

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Got my first "stop all non-emergency work on our files" from a third-party administrator today. No reviewing pleadings or discovery materials, no prep for depositions, basically do no work… more

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I’ve got a contract case which was removed. Defense moved on a 12b6 and after 6 months we’ve got a memorandum and recommendation from the magistrate which says I survive (largely). Generally speaking … more

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Any older gay men that are bored and want to tell me about their favorite show on investigation Discovery?

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