We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 5,596

“Uncollectibility” is an affirmative defense to legal malpractice claims in Washington

  • Cozen O'Connor
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 20 2014

The Washington Supreme Court addressed two issues of first impression regarding legal malpractice claims in Schmidt v. Coogan, No. 88460-9, (October 9

Using outside counsel when dealing with internal investigations

  • Verrill Dana LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 17 2014

A recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia reaffirmed the application of the attorney-client privilege to protect

Privilege pays the price Parry v Kennedy & Anor 2014 QCA 239

  • Cooper Grace Ward
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • October 17 2014

In Parry v Kennedy & Anor 2014 QCA 239, the Queensland Court of Appeal has upheld a decision by the Supreme Court of Queensland to reject a

New Jersey Supreme Court recognizes common interest doctrine protects shared information

  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 17 2014

In O'Boyle v. Borough of Longport, 218 N.J. 168 (July 21, 2014), the New Jersey Supreme Court recognized the common interest doctrine, which protects

Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 16 October 2014

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 16 2014

On appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal for Ontario pronounced January 15, 2014. The applicant was a Crown employee and a member of the

Limited-scope engagement letter helps lawyer avoid discipline

  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2014

Rule 1.2(c) of the Model Rules of Professional Conduct permits lawyers to enter into limited-scope engagements, in which you can agree with the

Court affirms dismissal of rambling complaint as a sanction

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

In McNamara v. Brauchler, 570 F. App'x 741 (10th Cir. 2014) (No. 13-1534), plaintiff sued several Colorado state officials over attorney-disciplinary

Non-lawyer notes re communications with counsel were privileged

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

In Aland v. Mead, 327 P.3d 752 (Wyo. 2014) (No. S-13-0119), the Wyoming Supreme Court held that notes and memoranda prepared by non-lawyers are

Outside counsel may show privileged docs to her attorneys re wrongful termination

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2014

In Chubb & Son v. Superior Court, 176 Cal. Rptr. 3d 389 (Cal. Ct. App. 2014) (No. A140860), the court of appeal held that both the insurer and its

Latest DfT road casualties’ figures reveal continuing fall in injuries and deaths

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • October 15 2014

The latest figures for road casualties recently released by the Department for Transport (DfT) show an encouraging continuation of the downward trend