A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words :)

Written By: Mary Margaret Clark Member, American Journal of Trial Advocacy There is something happening that very few in the legal profession saw coming: emojis. Tiny pictures of facial expressions used in text messages and social media are now becoming the subject of legal disputes.[1] The lawsuits involving the images…

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Out with the Ancient and in with the New: 2017 Changes to Federal Rule of Evidence 803(16)

Written by: Jillianne Pierce Articles and Online Editor, American Journal of Trial Advocacy In modern litigation it is not uncommon to see trial lawyers use various forms of electronic evidence in court proceedings. As a result of the proliferation of digital information over recent decades, courts have gradually allowed the…