VOLUSIA COUNTY LAW LIBRARY CATALOG
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Spoliation of Evidence: Sanctions and Remedies for Destruction of Evidence
in Civil Litigation, Third Edition, ABA
By Margaret M. Koesel and Tracey L. Turnbull
Spoliation of Evidence helps resolve problems involved with the destruction of evidence. Whether representing parties to litigation, or counseling clients who want to avoid litigation, at some point most lawyers will face issues involving the destruction of evidence. This book serves as a guide for the litigation practitioner faced with the loss of evidence in a civil suit in a state or federal court.
Among other key topics, the book covers:
- Record keeping obligations
- The duty to preserve evidence
- Independent causes of action for the destruction of evidence
- Available sanctions and other remedies for spoliation
- Criminal sanctions for spoliation
- Developing spoliation law in state civil and federal courts
Checklists of practical tips can be found at the end of each substantive chapter. Additionally, an annotated bibliography of treatises, law review articles and practical publications on spoliation and a table of cases and index are included.