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Did You Know…Employees Must Preserve Documents When a Litigation Hold is in Effect

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In Moore v. Gilead Sciences, Inc. [PDF], the Northern District of California sanctioned a former employee/whistleblower for destroying more than 10,000 documents on his company-issued laptop.  The employee had “wiped” his hard drive several times—both before filing a complaint against his former employer and then again once after the company issued a litigation hold notice. … Continue Reading