Privilege Primer for the Energy Industry – January 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM CT
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT

Protecting confidential, proprietary, and privileged information is an important concern for in-house counsel at heavily regulated energy companies, particularly during internal or government investigations.

Please join us for a one-hour webinar as we discuss the attorney-client privilege, the work product doctrine, strategies for the protection of protected and proprietary information, and education of nonlawyer personnel.

Topics will include:

  • Key questions for determining whether attorney-client privilege exists
  • Limitations on attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine
  • Limitations on protection of proprietary information
  • Joint defense principles
  • Experts and consultants
  • Waivers and loss of protection
  • Special considerations for internal investigations
  • Best practices

CLE credit: CLE credit in CA, FL, IL, NJ (via reciprocity), NY, PA, TX, and VA is currently pending approval.