This program will discuss best practices for reviewing documents and electronically stored information for privilege. The topics covered will include:
• The basic elements of the attorney-client privilege, work-product doctrine, and joint defense/common interest privilege;
• Privilege pitfalls that often arise in document discovery and practices that in-house counsel can implement to limit their occurrence;
• The procedural and substantive requirements for privilege logs and how to deal with electronic mail chains and other problematic types of documents; and
• Best practices to establish with outside counsel to efficiently and effectively identify privilege and minimize the possibility of waiver.
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What You Will Learn