USA - October 7 2009 Earlier this year we circulated a memorandum discussing the implications of the suppression order issued in United States v. Nicholas, 606 F. Supp. 2d 1109 (C.D. Ca. Apr. 2009), on the administration of Upjohn warnings.
USA - May 8 2009 A recent decision calls into question whether an Upjohn warning given by a company's lawyer to a company employee during an internal investigation is sufficient to protect the company's privilege, particularly if the company's lawyer had a prior attorney-client relationship with the employee or represents the employee concurrently.