One of the first cases applying Rule 37(e) for the destruction of text messages is Living Color Enters. v. New Era Aquaculture Ltd. S.D.Fla. Mar. 22, 2016, No. 14-cv-62216-MARRA/MATTHEWMAN) 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 39113. Attorney Chris Dix from Smith, Hulsey, & Busey, jointed me to discuss how Judge William Matthewman applied the new rules for spoliation and sanctions in deciding this case.