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Protecting Corporate Clients' Privilege: An Overview for Transactional and In-House Attorneys


Level: Advanced
Runtime: 62 minutes
Recorded Date: May 16, 2019
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Agenda


  • Privilege Basics
  • International Privilege Protection
  • Material Privilege
  • Waivers
  • Privilege in Transactional Work
  • Avoiding a Waiver
  • Q & A
Runtime: 1 hour
Recorded: May 16, 2019

Description

Learn the key steps transactional attorneys should take to protect their corporate clients' attorney-client privilege, including in-house counsel communications, in the event of future litigation.

This course will provide a refresher on general principles of attorney-client privilege applicable to transactional and in-house attorneys, as well as practical tips on how to avoid major pitfalls of disclosure or waiver.

This program was recorded on May 16th, 2019.

Provided By

American Bar Association

Panelists

Joshua D. Bloom

Associate
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP

Josh Bloom is an associate in Quinn Emanuel’s Houston office. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation.

Prior to joining the firm, Josh clerked for the Honorable Nancy F. Atlas in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas and, prior to that, worked as a mergers and acquisitions associate in the New York office of a prominent AmLaw 100 firm and clerked for the Honorable Donald F. Parsons in the Delaware Court of Chancery.

Katherine Kunz

Senior Counsel
Gibbs & Bruns LLP

Katherine Kunz is the Senior Counsel at Gibbs & Bruns LLP.

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