In settlements involving minor plaintiffs, defence counsel in our Alberta office routinely assist in seeking restricted access orders to ensure confidentiality of the terms of settlement.
Legal privilege can be a tricky subject in business transactions.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
The law of solicitor-client privilege occupies a lot of shelf space in the professions and occupations section
of the library.
Picking up on episode 4's theme, there are a number of challenges when it comes to how organizations can meaningfully instigate and encourage movement on the equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) ...
A survey carried out by the African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (AVCA) in 2018 indicates that Private Equity and Venture Capital (PE) activity in Africa has been increasingly consistent
Kilinc Law & Consulting
Bu makalenin konusu 10.01.2020 Tarihli ve 31004 Sayılı Resmî Gazete'de yayımlanarak yürürlüğe girmiş ...
Esin Attorney Partnership
Sermaye Piyasası Kurulu ("SPK"), Oy Hakkına ve Yönetim Kurulunda Temsil Edilmeye İlişkin İmtiyazların Kaldırılmasına İlişkin Esaslar Tebliği'ni ("Tebliğ") yayımladı.
Esin Attorney Partnership
The Capital Markets Board (the "CMB") issued the Communiqué on the Principles of Abolishing Voting Rights and Representation in Board of Directors' Privileges (the "Communiqué").
Erdem & Erdem Law
As is clear from this provision, it is possible to grant the right to be represented on the board of directors through two methods.
In an important decision for in-house lawyers in particular, the Court of Appeal has confirmed that documents will only benefit from legal advice privilege where they are prepared...
The Court of Appeal's recent judgment in Lee Victor Addlesee and others v Dentons Europe LLP1 , addressing the "novel" question of whether or not documents continue to be protected by legal advice...
Herbert Smith Freehills
The Court of Appeal has confirmed that the documents of a dissolved company remain privileged, regardless of whether there is anyone who can assert the company's privilege
Clyde & Co
Much has been written over the past year on developments or otherwise in the realm of legal professional privilege.
On 6 August 2019, the SFO published "corporate co-operation guidance" contained within its Operational Handbook
The principle that a client should be able to consult a lawyer in confidence without fear of having to disclose communications between them at a later date is a fundamental right that has long been recognised...
2019 marked a new beginning for Hogan Lovells with the launch of the global, cross-practice Crisis Leadership Team.
Some high-level considerations regarding what a company could do before and when faced with a government investigation.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
One critical issue to consider in responding to an investigative request is whether by producing the requested data, the company will be waiving a privilege or violating legal confidentiality obligations.
Duane Morris LLP
The burden of proving that the attorney-client privilege applies to a particular communication is on the party asserting the privilege.
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
In a recent decision, the Delaware Court of Chancery ruled that the seller in a merger could enforce a provision in the merger agreement protecting its privilege over premerger emails with its counsel.