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Seller beware! The buyer may use your own privileged documents against you in a court of law

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 12 2014

The law of evidence in Quebec draws heavily on common law. Case law from courts in the rest of Canada and in the United States relating to

Engagement letters enforceability of arbitration clauses finding of unconscionability

  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 8 2014

In April 2012, the plaintiff clients retained the law firm for assistance in obtaining a home loan modification. The law firm e-mailed a fee and

Modern family law views - back to school

  • Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker PA
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  • USA
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  • September 2 2014

September generally marks the emotional end of summer, and for families with children, the inevitable return to the school year schedule. This can be

Fluent legalese

  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 8 2014

The art or science of practicing law often comes down to two things: substantive knowledge and the ability to communicate. Put another way, it comes

Preserving attorney-client privilege for internal investigations

  • Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 8 2014

The U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia recently clarified the formulation of the "primary purpose" test for determining

Arizona adopts fiduciary exception to attorney-client privilege

  • Bryan Cave LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 11 2014

When a trustee gets legal advice, can the trustee shield from the trust beneficiaries the communications between the trustee and the lawyers? That's

The new Massachusetts Uniform Probate Code

  • Burns & Levinson LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 28 2012

On March 31, 2012, Massachusetts entered a new era with respect to the administration of wills and decedent’s estates

Limiting your liability: protect yourself with a well-written general release

  • Arnold & Porter LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 27 2014

The first sentence of this General Release Agreement (reference A in the text below) recites the "consideration," or the amount of

Of mice, men, migratory lawyers, and multijurisdictional practice

  • Cohen & Gresser LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 10 2014

John Steinbeck penned two iconic works in the 1930s that focused upon migrant workers attempting to cope with the Great Depression: Of Mice and Men

In-firm privilege requirements for creation of attorney-client privilege for communications with law firm general counsel fiduciary exception

  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 8 2014

Law firm Davis Wright Tremaine LLP (DWT) was sued for legal malpractice and breach of contract, relating to DWT's representation of Crimson Trace