If you suspect you may be sued due to an incident at your company, or if you’ve been served with a lawsuit, it’s important to act swiftly to protect yourself and by extension any evidence that may be relevant to your lawsuit.
Gathering and saving documentation is an important first step in protecting yourself. In court, there can be severe penalties if you fail to save all evidence that is relevant to your case, documentary or otherwise. Here are 4 things to consider in advance of a lawsuit to help ensure you aren’t accused of withholding information.
4 Considerations if You Suspect You May Be Sued
- Hire Counsel
Hiring an attorney will help protect you and your business. An experienced attorney knows the ins and outs of the legal system and can advise you on how best to prepare if a lawsuit is coming. An attorney may also be able to help you avoid the lawsuit in the first place. Continue Reading