Decisions about Coercion: The Corporate Attorney-Client Privilege Waiver Problem
Daniel C. Richman
Columbia Law School
April 6, 2007
Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 968469
This symposium essay explores the contestable empirical and normative assumptions that underlie criticisms of the Justice Department's policies with respect to the waiver of corporate attorney-client and work-product privileges. And it considers how authority with respect to prosecutorial decisionmaking in this area ought to be allocated.
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Date posted: March 7, 2007