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International eDiscovery: Have Data, Will Travel. Not from THIS Country
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When global companies are faced with litigation, they must be aware of and adhere to strict standards of data collection that vary from country to country. This session will provide a brief overview of the privacy laws of China, Germany, Switzerland, and the UK and how these laws impact companies undertaking eDiscovery exercises or responding to regulatory investigations that originated in the US.

Our speakers will provide analysis on recent decisions that involved collecting data in multiple countries and how the collection, preservation and review affected the case strategy.

Finally, steps corporations can take to reduce the risks and cost associated with international data collection will be examined.

Course Level: Intermediate
Prerequisite: None
Method Of Presentation: Group-Based-Internet
Developer: The Knowledge Group, LLC
Recommended CLE/CPE Hours: 1.75 - 2.0
Advance Preparation: Print and review course materials
Course Code: 124369
Recording Fee: $299 (Please click here for details)


Featured Speakers for International eDiscovery: Have Data, Will Travel. Not from THIS Country LIVE Webcast :

Agenda  (click here to view more)

  • • Intro to the webinar with an overview of what we’ll be discussing – Jon Fowler
  • • Beginning the process: How do you prep your clients to be prepared for an International investigation, how do they prepare? Tips o preservation? What should they look for? What are best practices? – Dave Stanton & Jay Yelton
  • • The government response: What is the government looking for in these cases? What are some key differences in requirements between the case being domestic or international? David Shonka
  • • The collection details: How is the data collected? Tips on what to watch out for. From the trenches – stories from prior collections. Jon Fowler & Johnny Lee
  • • Managing the coordination of efforts: How to manage the data in multiple locations? How is data handled in countries with strict data privacy laws? How do you get the appropriate information to the appropriate people? Nicole Boehler
  • • Recent trends and lessons learned: Dave Stanton & Jay Yelton
  • • Question & Answer session

First Advantage Litigation Consulting
Jonathan Fowler, EnCE, ACE
Director of Forensics
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Federal Trade Commission
David C. Shonka
Principal Deputy General Counsel
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Miller Canfield
B. Jay Yelton
Chair, Electronic Discovery + Records Management Section
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Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
David L. Stanton
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Grant Thornton LLP
Johnny Lee
Managing Director - Forensic, Investigative & Dispute Services
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CBM International Lawyers LLP
Nicole B. Boehler
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Who Should Attend?

- Attorneys
- General Counsel
- Legal Officers
- In-House Counsel
- International Counsel
- Ethics and Compliance Executives
- FCPA Securities and Corporate Governance Attorneys
- Regulatory Specialists Senior Management
- Chief Information Officers
- Computer Forensic Specialists
- E-discovery Lawyers
- Privacy & Data Management Officers
- Records & Information Directors/Managers
- Litigation Officers
- Litigation Support Specialists
- Compliance, Risk and IT Managers

Why Attend?

This is a must attend for anyone interested in learning the latest updates on International eDiscovery.

- New guidance explained by the most qualified key leaders & experts
- Hear directly from key regulators & thought leaders
- Interact directly with panel during Q&A

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International eDiscovery: Have Data, Will Travel. Not from THIS Country
LIVE Webcast
Speakers / Partner Firms / Agency:

First Advantage Litigation Consulting is an international eDiscovery and managed review provider with extensive experience in litigation, antitrust, second requests, and internal and external investigations. The company supports law firms and corporations with cost-effective, end-to-end litigation services that include data collection, computer forensics, expert testimony, multi-lingual and on-site data processing, hosting and document review. Safe Harbor certified, the company can deploy its services rapidly and efficiently to clients anywhere in the world from offices and data centers in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit

Federal Trade Commission

Miller Canfield is a full service global law firm offering businesses, governments and individuals a broad array of integrated legal services in over 55 areas. The firm has a network of 320 lawyers throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Poland and China. Our Firm’s Electronic Discovery + Records Management team includes more than 20 lawyers, legal assistants, IT specialists and document clerks, and they spend at least 80% of their time on discovery and records management matters and for most, this is their full time passion. For the last 15+ years, our Electronic Discovery + Records Management team has been assisting Fortune 500 corporations, governmental agencies and other organizations design and defend effective discovery plans and to implement and manage those discovery plans from start to finish. For more information, visit

Pillsbury is a full-service law firm with market-leading strengths in the energy, financial services, real estate and technology sectors. With offices in the world's major financial and technology centers, we counsel clients on all aspects of global transactions and litigation. The firm's Privacy, Data Security & Information Use team is recognized by Chambers Global as one of the world's foremost privacy and information law practices. Our lawyers work with companies of all sizes to address privacy requirements, needs and issues in a way that balances thorough compliance with operational flexibility.

Grant Thornton is one of the world's leading organizations of independent assurance, tax and advisory firms. The member firms of Grant Thornton help dynamic organizations unlock their potential for growth by providing meaningful, actionable advice through a broad range of services. Proactive teams, led by approachable partners in these firms, use insights, experience and instinct to solve complex issues for privately owned, publicly listed and public sector clients. Over 31,000 Grant Thornton people, across 100 countries, are focused on making a difference to clients, colleagues and the communities in which we live and work.

CBM International Lawyers LLP has for more than a decade successfully managed high-exposure, cross-border litigation for numerous multinational clients. The firm specialises in cradle-to-grave legal advice, taking "lessons learned" from real world, international litigation experience and helping clients plough those considerations back into the initial product design and development processes.

The firm's unique global litigation coordination model streamlines and makes manageable international litigation issues, prevents legal and factual misstatements during customer inquiries, criminal and government investigations and court cases, and ultimately saves clients money and protects trade secret information by eliminating duplication of legal efforts and centralising detailed product knowledge and client-specific litigation experience in a small, core group of specialist, multi-lingual lawyers.


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