British Virgin Islands
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A company is the victim of a data breach by a malicious actor and is now required to identify and notify an unknown number of individuals impacted by the breach.
Sidley Austin LLP
In the prior proceeding, Chief Judge Robinson had also addressed the existence of the specific logging metadata ESI at issue in the instant case.
Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP
Defense attorneys and their clients have long held concerns that unethical plaintiff attorneys are toeing the line or even completely crossing it by paying off treating physicians to provide the best diagnosis or treatment recommendation not only for the patient.
Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
Yesterday's post concerned UCLA Law School Professor Sung Hui Kim's forthcoming article on the efficacy of lawyers as gatekeepers. I sent a link to my post to Professor Kim and she sent me ...
Butler Weihmuller Katz Craig LLP
Expert witnesses are a critical part of litigation. A good expert can properly assess a case, help position a case for settlement and provide helpful testimony at trial. Like all witnesses, an expert witness' bias may be discovered.
Holland & Knight
The government assembled a "filter team" from "another division of the Eastern District" to review the seized materials for privileged information.
Lincoln Derr PLLC
An unpublished opinion from the Court of Appeals often garners little attention.
To determine whether parties share a common interest or whether the exchange of documents between two parties waives work-product protection, courts will evaluate whether the parties are adverse.
Ward and Smith, P.A.
Attorney-client privilege. Most people have heard of it, and most have a general idea it means.
A medium-sized company is a defendant in a putative class action lawsuit. Outside counsel negotiated the scope of the plaintiffs' document requests, agreed on a list of custodians and engaged an...
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur
The complaint at issue sought a declaration that the previously-severed oil and gas rights had been abandoned.
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
In 2017, actor, producer, director, and screenwriter Justin Theroux sued his Manhattan co-op building neighbor, a law firm senior equity partner, Norman Resnicow for trashing Theroux's rooftop terrace.
On September 7, 2021, the US Treasury published final regulations1 that, among other things, prohibit Internal Revenue Service (IRS) contractors from questioning witnesses during summons interviews.
Arnold & Porter
Last month we broke down significant proposed amendments to the False Claims Act related to materiality, discovery, and the government's (c)(2)(A) dismissal authority
Snell & Wilmer
On July 1, 2021, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 6-3 decision, holding that California's blanket demand for charities to disclose donor information to the state Attorney General (AG) is facially unconstitutional.
On August 5, 2021, the Delaware Court of Chancery issued revised Guidelines for Persons Litigating in the Court of Chancery.
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
The tripartite insurer-insured-counsel relationship requires the insurer, its insured and the insured's counsel to communicate with each other in the defense of a claim.
Arnold & Porter
The US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit recently addressed growing concerns about how the government handles privileged material seized during investigations, in the context of a pre-indictment motion for return of property ...
The chief executive officer of an organization with multiple divisions and tens of thousands of employees across the United States wants to minimize the risk of lost records...