While most employers take many steps to avoid employment litigation, even the most meticulous of Human Resources departments sometimes find themselves facing a lawsuit in federal or state court.

In some respects, technology has made the discovery process easier, however, it has also complicated civil litigation. Rachel Hadrick, an Associate in our Litigation group, recently wrote an article about data encryption and its effect on litigation and discovery. Check it out here! And as you read, consider whether your “Bring Your Own Device” and technology policies adequately safeguard your company’s interests.