The 67th Annual Spring Meeting of the ABA Section of Antitrust Law is the world's largest meeting of competition and consumer protection professionals, being held this year on March 26-29, 2019. The Spring Meeting brings together all segments of the global competition and consumer protection community - enforcement officials, private attorneys, in-house corporate counsel, academics, judges, economists, and business people - to share knowledge about all aspects of competition and consumer protection law.
On March 27, 2019, antitrust partner Will Tom is speaking on the panel entitled “Bankers (And Other Third Party) Privilege?” Banks, accounting firms, and other consultants are integral to transactions and other business planning. We need their counsel on sensitive and confidential business decisions, and yet in many circumstances our communications with them can be discovered. How can we most effectively protect privilege and still get the advice we need from experts?