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Delaware Court of Chancery clarifies contours of attorney-client privilege

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 10 2014

In two recent opinions, the Delaware Court of Chancery clarified the parameters and application of certain aspects of the attorney-client privilege

Three dumb legal theories walk into a bar...

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 24 2013

DUI cases do not show up on this blog often. Or ever. We did a quick search and came up dry. That fact is hardly surprising. After all, what does DUI

Commercial tort claims as collateral

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 22 2012

For those of you who have always wondered what a "commercial tort claim" is, and what to do when you have one, today's the day you'll get your answer

In Re Grand Jury, No. 12-1697 (3d Cir. May 24, 2012)

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 13 2012

A federal district court’s order that a corporation produce documents to a federal grand jury despite objections that the materials are protected from disclosure by the attorney-client privilege and the attorney work product doctrine, and that the documents are held by the corporation’s outside attorneys cannot be immediately reviewed by a federal court of appeals, unless the corporation first willfully defies the order by refusing to produce and is held in contempt by the district court

Kim Kardashian following in the footsteps of Jackie O?

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 25 2011

Jackie O, Better Midler and Vanna White are leading ladies who paved the way in “look alike” and “sound alike” lawsuits

'Fair Share Act' brings proportional fault to Pennsylvania, dramatically altering the law of joint and several liability

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 1 2011

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett signed Senate Bill No. 1131 (known as the "Fair Share Act") into law Tuesday, June 28, dramatically limiting defendants' exposure to joint and several liability in negligence cases

Attorney-client privilege is a two-way street in Pennsylvania

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 11 2011

On February 23, 2011, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court decided Gillard v AIG Insurance Company

MySpace and Facebook: where your information is made public and your private information is made discoverable

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2011

If you're like most individuals who frequent social networking sites like MySpace and Facebook, you probably believe that adjusting your privacy setting to "private" means that nobody will have access to your webpage without your permission

Legal professional privilege does not apply to any professional other than a qualified lawyer

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 3 2010

The case of R (on the application of Prudential plc and another) v Special Commissioner of Income Tax and another 2010 EWCA Civ 1094 dealt with Section 20 Notices, served under s.20 Taxes Management Act 1970

Keeping your client informed of costs

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 30 2010

The case of Eversheds LLP v Michael and Simone Cuddy 2009 EWHC 90154 (Costs), provides a cogent reminder of the importance of keeping clients informed of the costs position on their cases