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Advantor Sys. Corp. v. DRS Tech. Servs., Inc.

Advantor Sys. Corp. v. DRS Tech. Servs., Inc.

Case Date: 01/28/2015
Citation: Advantor Sys. Corp. v. DRS Tech. Servs., Inc., No. 6:14–cv–533–Orl–31DAB, 2015 WL 403308 (M.D. Fla. Jan. 28, 2015)
Court Type: Federal District
Court: Middle District of Florida (M.D. Fla.)
Judge: Federal Magistrate Judge: David A. Baker
Rule(s): Rule 37
Issues:

Plaintiff moved for sanctions against Defendant for spoliation of evidence, alleging bad faith.

Resolution:

The Court denied Plaintiff’s motion for sanctions. Sanctions were not warranted because there was no showing that the destroyed evidence was critical to litigation, as the Court determined there was “no real likelihood” that essential files were on the computer at issue.

Relevant Documents:

Motion for Sanctions for Spoliation of Evidence (Doc. 40)

Motion to Compel (Doc. 47)

Response in Opposition to Motion for Sanctions (Doc. 56)

Response in Opposition to Motion to Compel (Doc. 59)

Order (Doc. 79)

E-Discovery Issues: Motion for Sanctions
E-discovery Tags: Possession or Control, Preservation and Collection, Sanctions, Spoliation
E-discovery subjects: Computer, Hard drive

Published: January 12th, 2018

Category: Uncategorized


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