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Case Blurb: Quintus Corp.; Testing prejudice from destruction of documents

Posted by rjbiii on August 30, 2007

In determining the prejudice suffered as a result of destruction documents, the court should “examine the materiality and value of the suppressed evidence upon the ability of [the movant] to fully and fairly prepare for trial. In re Quintus Corp. v. Avaya, Inc., 353 B.R. 77, 83 (Bkrtcy. D. Del. 2006) (citing Shamis v. Ambassador Factors Corp., F.3d 1469, 1479 (D.C. Cir. 1995)).

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