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No surprise cyberattacks are regularly directed at lawyers

  • Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 31 2015

Cybercrime estimated losses are as much as $2 trillion so it is no surprise that most law firms who hold client data and intellectual property are

A solicitor is not a sleuth court examines a solicitor’s duty to make enquiries

  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 30 2015

A solicitor in a conveyancing transaction is not under a duty to evaluate the risk of the counter party's insolvency. This is the crux of the recent

Legal professional privilege - global guide, 3rd edition, 2015

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • Global
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  • March 30 2015

Austrian law does not provide for legal professional privilege protection to the extent to which it is established in many other jurisdictions.Legal

Dead partner and disqualification

  • Brooks Pierce McLendon Humphrey & Leonard LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2015

The Business Court on Wednesday disqualified a law firm from representing its longtime corporate client in a lawsuit against the corporation's former

Avoiding preservation pitfalls when using electronic evidence

  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
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  • USA
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  • March 27 2015

Practitioners should not be afraid to use the electronic format of evidence in their cases. Electronic evidence is often more convenient and effective

Ethical rules for social media gain clarity

  • Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2015

On March 10, 2015, the New York County Lawyers Association ("NYCLA") weighed-in on the ethical implications for lawyers who use social media websites

Government generally may not discover attorney-expert communications

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 25 2015

In U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission v. Newell, 301 F.R.D. 348 (N.D. Ill. 2014) (No. 12-6763), the court held that the CFTC generally could

Conflicting decisions re: “functional equivalent” doctrine

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 25 2015

When a party hires a third party marketing or public relations consultant, the party may later assert that the communications are within the

New York: anticipated litigation not required to establish common interest doctrine

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 25 2015

In Ambac Assurance Corp. v. Countrywide Home Loans, Inc., 998 N.Y.S.2d 329 (N.Y. App. Div. 2014) (No. 65161210), the New York Appellate Division

Federal court certifies class action seeking recovery for former co-Plaintiff’s use of work product under unjust enrichment theory

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 25 2015

In Downing v. Riceland Foods, Inc., Case No. 4:13-CV-321 (E.D. Mo. Mar. 19, 2015), Judge Catherine D. Perry of the U.S. District Court for the