Gil Keteltas Discusses Issues Raised by Disappearing Message Apps

News / November 22, 2019

Partner Gil Keteltas is quoted in an article published Nov. 22, 2019, by Bloomberg “Big Law Business.” The article, “Vanishing Messages Muddle E-Discovery for Attorneys, Judges,” discusses the issue of businesses allowing use of apps that send disappearing messages, which can lead to e-discovery disputes. Keteltas addressed the issue at the recent Advanced eDiscovery Institute sponsored by Georgetown Law, and said, “I warn clients that if it is clear those tools have been used, and the communications are not available, the court may well assume the worst of those communications.” He suggested that corporations should tell employees that such apps are not company-supported tools.

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