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Admissibility of Digital Evidence at Trial: Analyzing the FRE & Relevant Caselaw

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Produced on June 23, 2020

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Course Information

Time 1h 2m
Difficulty Intermediate
Topics covered in this course: Criminal Discovery & E-Discovery

Course Description

This program, taught by Brian Chase, a consultant, expert witness, adjunct professor of law, and attorney, will cover the Federal Rules of Evidence applicable to digital evidence, as well as provide an update on recent case law relevant to the admissibility of digital evidence. Attendees will analyze relevant cases and learn best practices for authenticating or challenging the admission of digital evidence at trial.

This program will benefit attorneys engaged in litigation at the state and federal level.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Review the Federal Rules of Evidence relevant to digital evidence
  2. Analyze how digital evidence differs from physical evidence and the unique challenges it poses
  3. Identify relevant case law to use when admitting or objecting to the admission of digital evidence 

Credit Information

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Brian Chase


Brian Chase is a consultant, expert witness, adjunct professor of law, and attorney. He serves ArcherHall’s Director of Digital Forensics in Arizona.

Mr. Chase has a diverse education and work background. He spent years working as a network administrator for the University of Arizona. He has a Management and Information Systems degree from the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona, a top-ranked program in the country. Mr. Chase went on to earn a law degree, also from the University of Arizona. He has worked with various sized law firms both in an IT and legal capacity. He has consulted with firms on their use of technology within the office, and has provided expert testimony in criminal and civil matters ranging from misdemeanors to murder to medical malpractice.

Mr. Chase has published and spoken on various technology-related issues impacting law firms as well as parties in the civil and criminal justice system. He teaches various topics regarding law and technology, and digital forensics and evidence, at a variety of legal and technical conferences. He was honored by the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Arizona Daily Star with a “Tucson’s 40 Under 40 Award”, which recognizes young leaders who are making an impact in the community with their professional and charitable work.


Bar Admissions:

Arizona, Federal District of Arizona


David Z.

One of my the best sessions I've reviewed so far.

Raymundo M.

Good Overview

Adam B.

Excellent instructor about a very interesting subject. Great job!

Victoria N.

Discussion of the case law and specific examples made this CLE particularly worthwhile.

Karen R.

This was very helpful.

William M.

I was not looking forward to this CLE, and only took it to satisfy Tech Req., BUT, to my great surprise and relief I found Mr. Chase's style and content to be OUTSTANDING ! I am VERY glad that I took it, and will look for other courses to take that Mr. Chase is presenting.

Bryan C.

Excellent; very smooth and informative. Very helpful case examples.

Philip S.

very informative

Mark Z.

great course; knowledgeable instructor

Barry F.

Excellent course; presenter knows his subject and the evidentiary aspects of digital evidence.

Maria M.

Great course

Charles S.

Excellent presentation, substantive information, one of your better speakers. I may watch it again.

James B.

Very well presented and gave excellent real world examples.

Barry B.

Very informative and useful presentation.

Eric R.

absolutely top notch presentation, done the way you wish all CLEs were presented

Iris G.

Excellent course.

Michael M.

Good presentation.

Peter W.

Great Course

Nicholas S.

An excellent listen highly recommended

Tiyesha D.

One of the best courses, I have take in a while. Very informative and timely.

John F.

Good course.

Michael L.

Presenter was knowledgable on the topic and very precise

Eva D.

Excellent CLE!

Jason J.

very relevant to us in criminal law

Gary T.

Good presentation. Very listen-able speaker.

Karin V.

Well presented in a very easy to understand manner for a complicated topic.

louis c.

The presenter was very good and the materials were very helpful

Sean H.

Very practical

Stacey F.

Good speaker.

Holly R.

excellent presentation with technical info. made understandable. Thank you!

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