I am not sure about anyone else, but clients are always sending or bringing me things they think a. will help their case, b. want our office to be aware of, or c. are unsure what it is and think, "I think I will just give this to my attorney's office".
In may circumstances, clients provide "stuff" whether that be relevant to the trajectory of the outcome we're trying to accomplish in their case or not. It is important to consult with the following information when you too find yourself in the aforementioned scenario.
What is Evidence?
Or rather I say the purpose - the underlying purpose of evidence would be to prove or disprove facts that remain in dispute. I would add the nature of the dispute is somewhat irrelevant, because this could include: Litigation, or even some form of Alternative Dispute Resolution (Mediation, Arbitration or even Depositions), and arguably negations surrounding global settlement.
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