The Coming Storm: Companies Must Be Prepared to Deal With Text Messages on Employee Mobile Devices

June 23, 2015

Text messages have been playing an increasingly important role in high profile controversies. It is now more important than ever that companies understand the challenges (and costs) involved in extracting text messages from mobile devices. It is also important that companies proactively manage text messaging data to reduce the risks of exploding litigation costs and spoliation sanctions that arise from the increasingly common use of text messaging for business purposes.  

Gibson Dunn partner Gareth Evans is the co-author, with Veeral Gosalia, a senior managing director at FTI Consulting Technology, of the following article recently published by Bloomberg BNA’s Digital Discovery & e-Evidence, in which they discuss these issues at length.      

The Coming Storm: Companies Must Be Prepared to Deal with Text Messages on Employee Mobile Devices (click on link)

¬© 2015, Bloomberg BNA Digital Discovery & e-Evidence, 15 DDEE, June 25, 2015.  Reprinted with permission, 2015 The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc.