Source : Exterro, Inc.

Advisory Committee Leaders to Review Final Decisions on FRCP Amendments Made in Portland Last Week on Exterro Webcast (4/17)

Hon. David Campbell, Chair, and Member John Barkett, Esq. to Review the Final Recommendations Being Submitted to the Standing Committee in May and Their Impact on Corporate e-Discovery Practices

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwired - Apr 15, 2014) -

Chair of the Advisory Committee Hon. David Campbell, United States District Court (Arizona), and committee member John Barkett, Esq., partner at Shook Hardy Bacon, will provide an insider's look into the Advisory Committee meeting that was held in Portland, Ore., last week on April 10-11. Judge Campbell and Mr. Barkett will share their insights on Exterro's upcoming webcast, "Countdown to the FRCP Amendments from Portland," airing this Thursday, April 17.

April 17, 2014
1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT

On April 10-11, 2014, the Advisory Committee on Federal Rules of Civil Procedure held a two-day meeting on the proposed amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP). This is the meeting at which the Advisory Committee made its final decision on what amendments to recommend for adoption. The Committee's recommended amendments must be reviewed by the Standing Committee, the Judicial Conference of the United States, the Supreme Court, and Congress before becoming final.

In this webcast, chair of this advisory committee, Judge David Campbell (D. Arizona) and committee member John Barkett (Partner, Shook Hardy Bacon) will give attendees an insider's look into the Advisory Committee meeting in Portland and recap any further developments, including:

  • Discussing the potential effects of the rule amendments on the e-discovery process
  • Analyzing the arguments for and against the rule amendments
  • Describing the process for final approval of the rule amendments proposed by the Advisory Committee, and the likely effective date of those amendments.

Registration for Exterro's complimentary webcast is available on Exterro's website at: All Exterro webcasts are recorded and available for on-demand viewing at:

About Exterro:
Exterro, Inc. is the preferred provider of software specifically designed for in-house legal and IT teams at global 2000 organizations. Positioned as a leader in Gartner's 2013 Magic Quadrant for E-Discovery Software, the company's growth is fueled by a high demand for our enterprise-class solution that delivers process automation across the full EDRM spectrum. Built on an open architecture platform, Exterro Fusion® integrates with existing IT, HR and EDRM systems to deliver complete visibility into all critical data, as well as the flexibility to scale beyond e-discovery to encompass larger legal, compliance and information governance initiatives. For more information, visit