Category: In The News
December 11, 2013
You may have heard a little something about the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP). While most of the amendments are benign and endeavor to cure the ills of overzealous discovery, i.e., proportionality and scope, a couple of the proposed amendments are stirring up a bit of controversy. Much has been written about the concept of proportionality as well as cooperation, but there remain some questions, specifically when contemplating how and if the rules will alter practice.