Morgan Lewis Seminars

Privilege Primer for the Energy Industry – May 2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

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 presentation 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.


  • 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



Questions and registration

Please contact Nickia Dorrough or call at +1.202.739.5730.