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Expressing your opinion via social media can create conflict, D.C. ethics opinion warns
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

If you “like” a political Facebook post, or tweet a comment on a controversial legal topic, are you potentially creating an ethical conflict of


The Attorney-Client Privilege Post-Merger
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

Attorneys should keep in mind the importance of preserving the attorney-client privilege during the course of an M&A transaction and understand (and


Power of attorney afforded normal contract interpretation rules
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

On August 3, 2016, the South Carolina Court of Appeals released First South Bank v. Rosenberg, Op. No. 5437 (S.C.Ct.App. filed August, 3, 2016


Plaintiff's Live-In Boyfriend was Outside Privilege Protection, but Inside Work Product Protection: Part I
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2016

Nearly every court finds that the only client agentsconsultants inside privilege protection are those necessary for the communications between the


Judge Rejects Joint Defense Privilege Claim; Orders Would-be Merger Partners to Produce Sensitive Emails to DOJ
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

On October 14, 2016, a federal judge in Washington, D.C., ruled that two companies could not claim a joint defense privilege for certain sensitive


Attorney-Client Privilege Held Not to Apply to Nonreporting EmployeeExpert
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2016

Many years ago, we represented a client in a quandary. (We know, we know: that’s pretty much always the case.) The product had been sold for many


New Uniform Power of Attorney Act, Effective January 1 (Bankers’ Edition)
  • Lane Powell PC
  • USA
  • December 1 2016

Washington’s new Uniform Power of Attorney Act (UPAA) will repeal and replace the current Power of Attorney Act, effective January 1. While an


Tennessee law on service dogs in public accommodations is consistent with ADA, state AG determines
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • August 5 2013

Tennessee law previously required that a disabled person operating a guide dog first present for inspection credentials issued by an accredited


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


U.S. District Court: Fund Trustees Cannot Rely on Attorney-Client Privilege in Section 36(b) Case
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

A federal district court has ordered mutual fund trustees to produce privileged documents to a plaintiff who sued an investment adviser accused of