The attorney-client privilege is one of the most important legal traditions in the United States. And yet, safeguarding privileged information has become particularly challenging given the massive amounts of electronic data now existing in most corporate electronic information systems. Given the sheer volume of potentially relevant information, it is often difficult to identify privileged communications and then withhold them from discovery.
Despite these challenges, there are strategies and tools available to help counsel protect client privilege claims in discovery. The instant program provides a variety of perspectives on the issues and spotlights best practices for safeguarding privilege claims.