As we reported earlier here, the federal standing committee on rules of practice and procedure recently approved the amendments submitted by the civil rules advisory committee addressing discovery of electronically stored information. You can see a copy of the proposed new rules here. Assuming they are not delayed, the amendments will become effective on December 1, 2006.
This week Law Technology News has an article out by Helen Bergman Moure, containing a concise overview of the new rules here. [Free registration required to see article.]