The State Bar Board of Trustees has approved the publication of the following ethics opinion written by the State Bar of California's Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct (COPRAC):
Formal Opinion No. 2015-193 (re ESI and Discovery Requests)
What are an attorney’s ethical duties in the handling of discovery of electronically stored information?
The full text of this opinion is posted at the State Bar's website (www.calbar.ca.gov/ethics). From the "Ethics Information" page, select the link to "Opinions" and the most recent group of opinions at the top of the drop down list.