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Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Bella Senior Care Residences Inc. ("BSCRI"), was the operator of a senior care facility. BSCRI owed money to Canada Life Assurance Company ("CLAC"), pursuant
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Canadian dealmakers should be aware of a recent decision of the Delaware Court of Chancery addressing the circumstances in which a target company's legal privilege belongs to the purchaser after a sale transaction.
McMillan LLP
The Immunity and Leniency Programs under the Competition Act[1] are powerful tools employed by the Competition Bureau and the Public Prosecution Service of Canada ("PPSC")
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.
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
The Court of Appeal has issued another important ruling on the law on legal advice privilege by overturning the decision of the Upper Tribunal (Tax and Chancery)
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
The SFO recently released its much anticipated Corporate Co-Operation Guidance[1] (the "Guidance"). It provides details of the types of behaviour expected by the SFO in order for an organisation
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
On August 6, 2019 the Serious Fraud Office ("SFO") in London published a new section of its Operational Guidance entitled Corporate Co-operation Guidance
Clyde & Co
Much has been written over the past year on developments or otherwise in the realm of legal professional privilege.
Dentons
On 6 August 2019, the SFO published "corporate co-operation guidance" contained within its Operational Handbook
Morrison & Foerster LLP
On 6 August 2019, the UK's Serious Fraud Office (SFO) released Guidance on what it expects from organisations seeking cooperation credit in the agency's investigations.
Gowling WLG
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...
Hogan Lovells
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.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
A Delaware bankruptcy court has held that a special committee's advisors cannot withhold privileged documents from a liquidation trustee appointed pursuant to a chapter 11 plan.
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.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The Upper House (sangi-in) on June 19, 2019, finally passed the bill to make major amendments to the Anti-Monopoly Act (the "AMA")–the Japanese antitrust law.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Choices made at the outset of a crisis can play a critical role in a company's ability to maintain future privilege claims. Recent cases highlight the risks of:
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
In a case concerning violations of the Investment Advisors Act, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York ("SDNY") held that compliance communications are not protected.
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Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
The 2018 California legislative session was another busy year with numerous employment-related bill signed into law.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
On August 6, 2019 the Serious Fraud Office ("SFO") in London published a new section of its Operational Guidance entitled Corporate Co-operation Guidance
Duane Morris LLP
The burden of proving that the attorney-client privilege applies to a particular communication is on the party asserting the privilege.
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
Hogan Lovells
Some high-level considerations regarding what a company could do before and when faced with a government investigation.
Clyde & Co
The Court of Appeal has issued another important ruling on the law on legal advice privilege by overturning the decision of the Upper Tribunal (Tax and Chancery)
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
The SFO recently released its much anticipated Corporate Co-Operation Guidance[1] (the "Guidance"). It provides details of the types of behaviour expected by the SFO in order for an organisation
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.
Bennett Jones LLP
In Canada, corporate criminal liability is increasingly becoming an area of focus for regulators, law enforcement officers, and the public. As stories of corporate wrongdoing have generated media
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
The United Kingdom's Serious Fraud Office may have lost the battle in its challenge of Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC)'s claim of privilege in the Court of Appeal, but the war isn't over yet.
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