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I Need Some Advice - The Status of Internal Law Firm Privilege in Oregon

Date: Wednesday, March 19th 2014
Time: 3-5pm
Location: World Trade Center Mezzanine, Building 2, 26 SW Salmon, Portland

Credit Type(s): General Credit, Ethics

Note: Worth one hour of ethics and one hour of general OSB MCLE credit.

Should a lawyer's communications within her firm about an ethics or malpractice issue involving a current client be protected by the attorney-client privilege? Or should a lawyer's duty of loyalty to a current client override any attorney-client privilege? Join Mark Fucile of Fucile & Reising LLP, Bonnie Richardson of Folawn Alterman & Richardson and Robyn Ridler Aoyagi of Tonkon Torp LLP for a discussion of the intricacies of attorney-privilege in the context of the Crimson Trace case, currently pending at the Oregon Supreme Court.  

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