Just to Be Safe: Most Common Preservation Protocol.
What Causes Lawyers to Over-Preserve?
Craig Ball, Law Technology News
It’s hard to persuade attorneys to accept leaner, less costly preservation protocols. Irrational fear of sanctions and spotty familiarity with information technology have so conditioned lawyers to over-preserve that when advised there’s no need to keep something, they reply, “Let’s keep it anyway — just to be safe.” (read the article)