Top 10 Myths about Privilege and Work ProductPDF
Rob Harrington and Matt Sawchak gave an in-house CLE presentation for a client's legal department. The two Robinson Bradshaw litigators reviewed the principles governing attorney-client privilege and work product, as well as related ethical norms. The presentation covered the practical application of several Rules of Professional Conduct and recent developments in the law of attorney-client privilege. The presentation also identified potential pitfalls and practice pointers for in-house lawyers. Harrington and Sawchak discussed the top 10 myths and missteps relating to privilege and work product. Through these scenarios and practical guidance, the session emphasized the professional responsibility of lawyers to maintain the confidentiality of their clients’ information and privileged communications.