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Case Blurb: Scalera; Inherent Authority of a Federal Court to Impose Sanctions

Posted by rjbiii on December 16, 2009

The court has the inherent power to impose sanctions for the spoliation of evidence, even where there has been no explicit order requiring the production of the missing evidence.

Scalera v. Electrograph Sys., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 91572 (E.D.N.Y. Sept. 29, 2009)(citing Residential Funding Corp. v. DeGeorge Fin. Corp., 306 F.3d 99, 107 (2d Cir. 2002))

See Case Summary here.

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