Attorney Client Privilege in the Corporate Setting

March 25, 2011
Woodway Country Club, 540 Hoyt Street, Darien, CT


Overview

  • The Doctrine – A Review on Attorney-Client Privilege and Work Product Doctrine
  • How Privilege Applies in the Corporate Context – Discussion of Upjohn etc.
  • Legislative Developments and Rule Changes Affecting The Privilege; e.g., FRE 502
  • Waiver of The Privilege and the Consequences
  • DOJ & SEC Policies on Waiver
  • Doctrine on Selective Waiver
  • Dos and Don'ts for Establishing Preserving and Protecting The Privilege
  • Maintaining Privilege in Relationships with 3rd Parties
  • Discussion of Recent EU Decision on Application of the Privilege to In-House Counsel

Speakers
James I. Glasser, Partner, Wiggin and Dana
Joseph W. Martini, Partner, Wiggin and Dana

CLE
Credits: 3
State: New York
Category: Ethics & Professionalism; Transitional-Non-Transitional