Checklist for a Document Review
LITIGATION 101: CHECKLIST FOR DRAFTING DOCUMENT REQUESTS BY MEGAN JONES1 Once a case is filed, one’s next step is often propounding discovery. This can be in the form of interrogatories (Fed. R. Civ. P. (“Rule”) 33), document requests (Rule 34) or depositions (Rule 30), among other methods. This checklist will focus on document requests, which are a mechanism to get another party to produce categories of documents that will help you prove your theory of the case and damages, if applicable...