The Sedona Conference Working Group 1 Annual Meeting 2018

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 5:30pm to Friday, October 26, 2018 - 1:00pm
Los Angeles, CA
United States

The 2018 Working Group 1 Annual Meeting will be held at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles, CA, on Thursday, October 25 - Friday, October 26, 2018. Please note that there will be a welcome reception on Wednesday evening, October 24.

Join us in moving the law forward. Contribute to the dialogue in 5 separate sessions covering the newest written work product from these brainstorming groups/drafting teams:

  • eDiscovery Best Practices for Small Cases
    (new brainstorming group)
  • ESI Evidence & Admissibility
    (new drafting team)
  • Litigating at the Intersection of Sedona Principle 6 and Cooperation & Transparency
    (drafting team)
  • Not Reasonably Accessible Sources of ESI
    (drafting team)
  • Rule 45 Subpoenas and Nonparty Discovery
    (drafting team)


Don’t miss out on these favorites:

  • eDiscovery Case Law Update
  • Judicial Roundtable


Additional session topics include:

  • Optimizing the Attorney-Client Relationship: In-house counsel discuss practical approaches and ethical considerations in handling eDiscovery.
  • Evolving Challenges: Communications in the cloud.


For more details regarding the agenda, which includes 9 substantive sessions, click on the Agenda tab below. We are applying for 10.5 hours of CLE credit, including 1.25 hours of Ethics.

Our room block at the host hotel, Loews Hollywood, has expired and there is very limited room availability. However, there are multiple 3 and 4-star hotels within a short walking distance from the Loews.

We hope to see you in Los Angeles!

Dialogue Leaders

Mitchell Williams PLLC
Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP

San Diego, CA, USA

U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, PA, USA


Chantilly, VA, USA

Hopkins & Carley, ALC

San Jose, CA, USA

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

New York, NY, USA

Reed Smith LLP

New York, NY, USA

Foulston Siefkin LLP
Mayer Brown

Palo Alto, CA, USA

Redgrave LLP
Driven, Inc.

Alpine, UT, USA

Hausfeld LLP

Washington, DC, USA

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

New York, NY, USA


Irwin, PA, USA


Mountain View, CA, USA

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

Wilmington, DE, USA

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

Louisville, KY, USA

Meta-e Discovery

Milford, CT, USA

Technology Concepts & Design - TCDI

Cleveland, OH, USA


Charlotte, NC, USA

DLA Piper

New York, NY, USA

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

Tampa, FL, USA

Bradley Arant Boalt Cummings LLP

Nashville, TN, USA

Littler Mendelson P.C.

Minneapolis, MN, USA

U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
Cardinal Health

Bentonville, AR, USA


Arlington, VA, USA

Actuate Law LLC

Chicago, IL, USA

Littler Mendelson P.C.

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Sedona Conference

Phoenix, AZ, USA

The Sedona Conference

Phoenix, AZ, USA

Taylor English Duma LLP
Patterson Belknap


Time Session Panelists
5:30 pm to 7:30 pmEvening Welcome Reception
7:30 am to 8:30 amBuffet Breakfast & Sign-In
10:15 am to 10:30 amMorning Break
12:30 pm to 1:30 pmLunch (provided)
3:30 pm to 3:45 pmAfternoon Break
5:00 pm to 7:00 pmReception (guests invited)