Certificate of Proficiency in Digital Evidence & eDiscovery Law Practice in Nigeria

Weekly training modules are based on the textbook: DIGITAL EVIDENCE & eDISCOVERY LAW PRACTICE IN NIGERIA by the Convener of the course Emeka Arinze Esq, LLM, M.I.T (info-tech), CBSP (Certified Biometric & Surveillance Professional, CDEA (Certified Digital Evidence Analyst), CCI (Certified Cybercrime Investigator), CFP (Certified Forensic Professional).

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5 hours to complete
Production of Electronically Stored Document. See Chapter 25 of the book for further reading

After the preservation notice and legal hold must have been given and perhaps put in place, where expedient, the ESI so preserved may become critical in the litigation that ensued. Affected person may need to have such documents to aid his litigation pursuit. What are the processes required to obtain such documents? First, he has to make a request of its production from the custodian or person in possession and while making such request, must specify the format of its production. It will save time and money to specify the format that will allow the requesting party to sort and review. It is not unusual that such request may be confronted with objection and or denial.

The Focus of this Weekly Module

To ensure that effective request notice is properly crafted or effective response to such request is properly given, remain the focus of this weekly module. This intervention relates to where interrogatories are needed, nature of the request, instructions and definitions with regard to the format and the manner of production of the requested ESI and the cost-shifting and sharing-agreement in the production of the electronic document.

Gains and Benefit

On completion of the lecture as espoused in the video, reading activity, quiz and assessment, you will be able to understand:

  • Requests for Production of ESI;
  • Production Formats in eDiscovery;
  • Inadvertent Production of Privileged/Confidential Information;
  • Responses and Objections;
  • Search for Production ESI and
  • Cost Shifting and Cost Sharing Agreements in Production
6 Videos (Total 00 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz, 1 assignment SEE ALL
6 videos
Requests for Production of ESI
Production Formats in eDiscovery
Inadvertent Production of Privileged/Confidential Information
Responses and Objections
Search for Production ESI
Cost Shifting and Cost Sharing Agreements in Production
1 readings
Module Guide
1 quiz
Activity - Answer a 30 min question & answer test
1 assignment
Assignment of the week