The In-House Counsel Experience - Panel Discussion - Chapter 12 - Electronic Disclosure in International Arbitration

Tom Sikora
David J. Howell
Laura M. Kibbe
Liane Komagome
James M. Wright
Steve Pate
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24 pages
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PDF from "Electronic Disclosure in International Arbitration"
October, 2008
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About the Moderator:

TOM SIKORA is Senior Counsel at El Paso Corporation with responsibility for international, commercial and investment arbitration. He also directs El Paso's E-Discovery practice. In addition, he Co-Heads El Paso’s Enterprise Content Management Project tasked with selecting and implementing a corporate document management system.

About the Panelists:

DAVID J. HOWELL is Co-Chair of the Global International Arbitration practice of Fulbright & Jaworski and acts as counsel and advocate in complex international arbitrations of commercial, investment and construction disputes. He has practiced in London, Dubai and Singapore and is a Fellow of the UK, Singapore and Hong Kong Institutes of Arbitrators.

LAURA M. KIBBE is a Consultant with Thomson and was until recently Senior Corporate Counsel at Pfizer Inc. and Managing Director of Pfizer's Discovery Response Team, with responsibility for the strategy and resources to meet discovery issues, and a core team member on Pfizer's records retention initiative.

LIANE KOMAGOME is Discovery Compliance Counsel in the Houston Texas office of Hewlett-Packard Company, and is active in the field of electronic discovery.

JAMES M. WRIGHT of PFI Consulting was formerly responsible for E-Discovery protocols at Halliburton and has 20 years experience in the engineering and construction industry. He acts as a Special Master in E-Discovery disputes.

STEVE PATE is a Partner in the Houston office of Fulbright & Jaworski LLP and Chair of the firm's Insurance Litigation Practice Group. He is also Chair of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel e-discovery panel.