Memorandum to the Advisory Committee on Civil Rules expanding on earlier report on time limits on discovery. Findings are based on data gathered from a survey of counsel in 1,000 closed civil cases and differed from findings Rand Corp. presented to the committee. The memorandum includes the following two tables:
Table 1: Length of discovery cutoffs
Table 2: Percentage of attorneys who complained that time for discovery was too short by length of discovery cutoffs imposed.