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Not really news, but: Material on Social Networking Sites, Though “Private,” Still Discoverable if Relevant

Source | 2017-06-26T18:37:01+00:00 Oct 1st, 2010|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , |Comments Off on Not really news, but: Material on Social Networking Sites, Though “Private,” Still Discoverable if Relevant

There’s a new New York case here. I don’t see this as news, since putting “private” on my diary doesn’t make it immune from discovery (if it’s relevant, and, come to think of it, if I had a diary), but the issue gets litigated. Lesson: make sure your clients know that “private” doesn’t mean “nondiscoverable.”