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Posted on: Mar 16, 2015

By Sam Laurin, Bose McKinney & Evans LLP

The recent decision by the Indiana Court of Appeals in Reed v. Cassidy addresses a very bitter discovery dispute. The case is noteworthy for two reasons. First, the monetary discovery sanction that was assessed was substantial and was affirmed on appeal. Second, the case provides an excellent discussion of the standards and rationale for an order of civil contempt. You can view the decision here.

This article was written by Sam Laurin of Bose McKinney & Evans LLP. If you would like to submit content or write an article for the Litigation Section page, please email Rachel Beachy at rbeachy@indybar.org.

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