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Attorney-Client Privilege Does Not Protect Communications with Environmental Consultants
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

A recent case reminds us that not all communications between lawyers and environmental consultants are privileged despite best efforts to make them


Sister Act: How Successful Female Attorneys Balance Life and Law
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

Women today still face considerable challenges working in the legal profession. This podcast explores: The reality that women consistently assume


Lawyer may be sued under New York’s attorney deceit statute for filing allegedly containing false statements
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

Judge Paul Crotty of the Southern District of New York recently ruled that a "sufficiently egregious" action motivated by an intent to deceive the


Can the Attorney-Client Privilege Protect Corporate Executives' Notes of Their Conversations with a Lawyer?
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

Privilege Points The attorney-client privilege protects communications between lawyers and their clients, primarily motivated by the latter's need for


Preserving Attorney-Client Privilege, Work-Product Protection During Internal Investigations
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

When companies conduct investigations that remain strictly internal, maintaining confidentiality is straightforward. But many investigations are


Lawyers in Flow: Get out of your Head and into your Case
  • Zelle LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2017

Time Magazine recently listed the legal profession as one of the five worst high-paying jobs in the country. "Lawyers turn to drugs and alcohol


Seriously, Folks, the Federal Rules Have Changed
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

It has been well over a year since the 2015 amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure went into effect, and members of the judiciary are


New IRS guidance on tax treatment of attorney’s fees
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2013

The IRS recently released a memorandum advising taxpayers on the proper tax characterization of attorney's fee payments in connection with a


Sharing Legal Communications With PR Firm Raises Privilege Issues for Hospital
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

A recent case in Pennsylvania reminds companies to think carefully about sharing their attorney-client communications with third parties, such as


Gone but not forgotten: motions to withdraw as counsel
  • Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
  • USA
  • January 8 2015

When the job offer from a Wall Street law firm came, Audrey left South Carolina for the bright lights of the big city. Audrey and her partners