The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) 47
The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) are a body of procedural regulations promulgated by the Supreme Court under 8 U.S.C. § 2072 (the “Rules Enabling Act”). The FRCP govern all civil actions in U.S. district courts and are designed to regulate judicial process and the manner by which cases are tried in a court of law.
Scope and Procedure for the E-Discovery Process
The scope and procedure for the process of discovery of information that may be relevant to litigation is contained in Rule 26 of the FRCP (Duty to Disclose; General Provisions Governing Discovery), which states:
“Unless otherwise limited by court order, the scope of discovery is as follows: Parties may obtain discovery regarding ...