The Sedona Conference Working Group 6 Annual Meeting 2020

Monday, February 10, 2020 - 8:45am to Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 1:00pm

New York Law School
New York, NY, USA

The 2020 Annual Meeting of Working Group 6 will be held at New York Law School in New York, New York on Monday-Tuesday, February 10-11, 2020. A welcome reception will be held on the evening of Sunday, February 9, from 6-8 pm.

The meeting’s main focus will be on new drafts and brainstorming group outlines in need of WG6 member review and comment, including the following topics:

  • Cross-border privilege issues
  • International legal holds
  • International Standards Organization (ISO) Code of Practice for Electronic Discovery
  • Dawn raids

In addition, the meeting will feature the following sessions:

  • Cross-border discovery & investigations and data protection laws update:  APAC, the Middle East, and Brexit
  • Cross-border discovery & disclosure case law update
  • Data protection enforcement actions and cross-border discovery & disclosure
  • New technology and new opportunities in cross-border discovery and data protection

Corporate Counsel Meeting

There will be a meeting of corporate counsel (meeting time and location TBA). The meeting is limited to WG6 corporate counsel and The Sedona Conference leadership to discuss and benchmark cross-border transfer best practices in a more relaxed and informal setting. This intimate forum will allow for a discussion of issues of specific importance to corporate counsel. The organizers of this meeting will contact registered corporate counsel separately with more details, including an agenda.

Dialogue Leaders

Littler Mendelson, PC

New York, NY, USA

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Alvarez & Marsal

London, United Kingdom

Complete Discovery Source, Inc

Naples, FL, USA

Information Governance ANZ

Sydney, Australia

AlixPartners LLP

London, United Kingdom

Julia Brickell Esq.

New York, NY, USA

Kellerhals Carrard

Basel, Switzerland

Reed Smith LLP

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

4Cs Ranch

New York, NY, USA

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Dallas, TX, USA

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

New York, NY, USA

Crowell & Moring LLP

New York, NY, USA

Deutsche Bank AG

New York, NY, USA

Nokia Solutions and Networks GmbH & Co. KG

Espoo, Finland

Guidepost Solutions

Los Angeles, CA, USA


New York, NY

Center for Information Policy Leadership

Brussels, Belgium

Venable LLP

Baltimore, MD, USA


Portland, OR, USA

McCann Fitzgerald

Dublin, Ireland

Swiss Re

Armonk, NY, USA

Redgrave LLP

San Francisco, CA, USA

King & Spalding

Atlanta, GA, USA

Littler Mendelson P.C.

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Covington & Burling LLP

Los Angeles, CA, USA


Minnetonka, MN, USA

SafeGuard Privacy Inc.

Sarasota, FL, USA

Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

San Francisco, CA, USA

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas

Plano, TX, USA


Farmington Hills, MI, USA

Winston & Strawn LLP

Washington, D.C., USA

Redgrave LLP

Chantilly, VA, USA

King & Spalding

Atlanta, GA, USA


New York, NY, USA

Crowell & Moring LLP

Washington, D.C., USA

Merlin Search Technologies, Inc.

Denver, CO, USA

Clyde & Co

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

The Sedona Conference

Phoenix, AZ, USA


Time Session Panelists
11:15 am to 11:30 amMorning Break
12:30 pm to 1:30 pmLunch (provided)
3:30 pm to 3:45 pmAfternoon Break
5:00 pm to 7:00 pmReception (guests invited)
10:30 am to 10:45 amMorning Break
1:00 pm to 2:00 pmGrab-and-go Lunch (provided)