New York County Bar Association Addresses Metadata

April 20, 2008 in E-mail, Electronic Files, Malpractice, Meta-data, New York by David Hricik

Another opinion, this one from the New York County Bar Association (New York County Lawyers’ Ass’n Comm. of Professional Ethics, Op. 738 (March 24, 2008)), suggests that lawyers should not look for metadata (again, we’re not talking in the discovery context).  The opinion is here.