Law360, New York (August 19, 2011, 2:33 PM EDT) -- An international organization with offices in both the United States and France is sued in the United States for fraud. Much of the data relevant to the U.S. litigation is located on centralized servers in France, although the data can be accessed by individuals in the United States. The organization is unsure whether or how it can produce that data in the U.S. litigation without running afoul of France’s data privacy laws and blocking statute.
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