“The Wrath of Rule 11: How to Get Boldly Sanctioned”

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iCONECT CLE Webinar for Legal Professionals


Join iCONECT Development LLC, a global market leader in producing innovative, intelligent eDiscovery software products and services for the legal industry, on Wednesday, June 26th at 1:00pm EDT for “The Wrath of Rule 11: How to Get Boldly Sanctioned.” This hour-long CLE (pending) webinar, hosted by Joshua Gilliland, Esq., eDiscovery attorney and author of Bow Tie Law Blog, will highlight the challenges created by electronically stored information in conducting a reasonable inquiry at the onset of a lawsuit. Strategies using advanced analytics to comply with a lawyer’s duties under Rule 11 and ethical obligations will also be discussed.

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“The Wrath of Rule 11: How To Get Boldly Sanctioned” will cover the Star Trek-themed opinion in Ingenuity 13 LLC v John Doe, Case No. 2:12-cv-8333-ODW(JCx). Our discussion will include:

Attorney Obligations Under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure Rule 11
Duty of Candor to the Court
Duty to Conduct a Reasonable Inquiry

“Proper analysis of factual evidence in any case is key in meeting the guidelines of Rule 11,” states Ian Campbell, iCONECT President. “We’re looking forward to sharing “logical” best practices and insight into how attorneys can navigate the asteroid field of potential missteps.”

To learn more about iCONECT, visit http://www.iconect.com and follow us on Twitter or LinkedIn. For additional XERA product information and interactive videos, please visit http://www.iconect.com/xera. Click here to schedule an XERA demo.


Joshua Gilliland, Esq., is a blogger for Bow Tie Law, one of two attorney bloggers for The Legal Geeks, a Litigation World columnist and the founder of Majority Opinion LLC. He is a California attorney and nationally recognized thought leader on electronic discovery with his blog “Bow Tie Law.” He has conducted over 350 Continuing Legal Education seminars on eDiscovery from Anchorage, AK to St. Thomas, USVI.

Gilliland has organized webinars with Magistrate Judge John Facciola and other eDiscovery leaders; guest lectured at McGeorge School of Law and has been published in American Lawyer Magazine and Litigation: American Bar Association, The Journal of the Section of Litigation. He has presented at various conferences and events, including LegalTech New York (LTNY), Paraben Forensic Innovation Conference, Michael Arkfeld’s eDiscovery & Digital Evidence Course, Computer Enterprise Investigation Conference (CEIC), McGeorge School of Law Annual MCLE Program, Santa Clara County Bar Association, National Court Reporters Association Convention and Southwestern Law School.

Gilliland is highly active in the Santa Clara County (CA) Bar Association. He is the 2012-2013 Chairman of the Law Related Education Committee, which coordinates the Santa Clara County High School Mock Trial Tournament, and also serves on the Civil Practice Committee. Gilliland proudly coaches the Santa Clara High School Mock Trial Team.

Gilliland founded Majority Opinion LLC in 2011 and developed The Deponent App for the iPad.

He also ties a mean bow tie.


iCONECT Development, LLC is a global market leader in developing innovative legal review software, services and programs that empower people to complete complex legal review projects more cost-effectively. As early innovators of eDiscovery review software since 1999, and with the recent release of its revolutionary web-based XERA eDiscovery Review Platform, iCONECT continues to raise the bar for advancements in developing intelligent, easy-to-use tools that help hosting providers, law firms, corporations and government agencies worldwide optimize workflows and manage big data more efficiently.

iCONECT’s worldwide corporate headquarters are based in Reston, Virginia (Washington, D.C.), with satellite offices in Los Angeles, California, and London, Canada.

iCONECT and the iCONECT logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of iCONECT Development, LLC or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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Gail Marshall
iCONECT Development, LLC
t. 310.536.8400
e. gmarshall(at)iconect(dot)com

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