International eDiscovery

50 mins

In this course, the faculty discusses the complexities of cross-border discovery. They weigh in on some of the unique challenges arising from attempting to transfer data from various foreign jurisdictions to the US, and offer best practices that can be beneficial in managing those transactions.

Class Outline:
  • International eDisocovery 50 mins
    • Cross-Border Discovery
    • International Data Privacy & Discovery Laws
    • The Safe Harbor
    • The Schrems Decision
    • The New EU Data Protection Directive
    • Cross-Border Discovery with China
    • Blocking Statutes
    • Corporate Binding Rules
    • Cross-Border Considerations for Law Enforcement
    • Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty
    • Data Privacy Officers
    • Cross-Border Challenges Related to the Cloud
    • Managing Cases Involving Cross-Border Transactions
    • Potential Ramifications of Failure to Comply with Data Privacy & Protection Laws
    • Conclusions
Class Readings:
  • International eDiscovery.pdf
Course Comments
Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this online video course are those of the individual faculty members
and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of any organization, corporate entity, law firm, government agency or the Electronic Discovery Institute.