Ten Steps to Facebook Discovery

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This article, from the Spring 2015 Trial Advocate Quarterly, discusses four (4) reported trial orders  and (3) appellate decisions on social media discovery from Florida.

While the orders and opinions are not exactly harmonized, they can be interpreted in a way that counsel for parties seeking social media discovery can follow these ten steps in order to obtain Facebook and other content in almost any case.

Also includes a discussion of how to refute the “standard” arguments against social media production.

The article is here.  It should be considered a comprehensive follow-up to this article and this one.

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