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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


Mercury signing - guidance on the execution of documents
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2016

Following the decision in the Mercury Case, a practice of ‘virtual signings and closings’ has developed to avoid the logistical problems in getting a


Rules Amendments Mean That Proportionality Limits Even MDL Discovery
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • September 26 2016

We’ve blogged several times over the past couple years about the 2015 amendments to the Federal Rules as they pertain to discovery, including


Seen on the Screen
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2016

This is one of those stories you simply cannot make up. We were using technology to get some ideas about technology. That is, we were surfing around


Mass Torts Made Perfectly Convivial - the Sequel
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2016

A little over four years ago we reported on our visit to the Mass Torts Made Perfect conference in Philadelphia. MTMP is a plaintiff lawyer


Guest Post -- It’s No Crime: Ninth Circuit Gets Crime-Fraud Exception Case Mostly Right
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2016

2016 is well underway and some of us have already abandoned our well-intentioned New Year’s resolutions. But for those who might be thinking about


Court rules Target data breach internal investigation documents largely protected by attorney-client privilegework product doctrine
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2015

The Minnesota magistrate judge presiding over discovery in the litigation seeking to hold Target Corp. liable for the retailer's 2013 data breach


Proceed with caution: attorney-client privilege and communications with third-party consultants
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • August 21 2015

In our modern economy, businesses regularly use all manner of third-party consultants for many different reasons, including cost, efficiency, and


Cymbalta class certification denied again
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2015

Is there a tougher federal district judge than Stephen Wilson in Los Angeles? By "tougher," we do not mean in the usual sense when applied to judges:


From ‘Akzo’ to ‘Loi Macron’: there is still no legal privilege for in-house lawyers in France
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • France
  • March 12 2015

A significant difference between the French and U.S. and UK legal systems is in the understanding of legal privilege: it does not exist for in-house