Case Blurb: Alcoa; Sanctions appropriate for mere negligent destruction of evidence
Posted by rjbiii on August 29, 2007
Though the nature of the sanction depends in part on the state of mind of the destroyer, some remedy may be appropriate even where the destruction is merely negligent. Consolidated Aluminum Corp. v. Alcoa, Inc., 2006 WL 2583308 (M.D.La) (citing Chan v. Triple 8 Palace, Inc., 2005 WL 1925579 (S.D.N.Y. 2005)).