Miriam Kim, Bobby Malhotra Discuss Ethical Challenges in eDiscovery

Munger, Tolles & Olson attorney Miriam Kim and eDiscovery counsel Bobby Malhotra will discuss ethics and eDiscovery at the Asian American Bar Association (AABA) MCLE Mini-Marathon on Jan. 21, 2016 in San Francisco.

Their presentation, titled “Knowing What You Don’t Know: Ethical Challenges in Emerging Technology and eDiscovery,” will address:

  • The ethical duty to provide technologically competent representation in the face of ever-changing technologies.
  • Applying “proportionality” to the duty to preserve evidence in order to reduce eDiscovery costs.
  • Reducing the risk of Electronically Stored Information (ESI) sanctions under the new Rule 37(e).
  • Safeguarding privileged and confidential client information against hackers and viruses.

Ms. Kim is a litigator in the firm’s San Francisco office. Her practice focuses on intellectual property matters, complex civil litigation and internal investigations for high technology companies, particularly in the semiconductor and software industries.

Mr. Malhotra is eDiscovery counsel in the firm’s Los Angeles office. His practice focuses on navigating complex eDiscovery litigation issues.