Engaging Environmental Specialists and Preserving Privileges
The lines between legal, technical, and strategic communications often get blurry in the context of site investigations, incident response, and other environmental projects. Many company personnel equate "cc-ing" in-house counsel with preserving confidentiality. As a result, the parameters of the attorney-client privilege and the work-product doctrine can be tested in the context of engaging environmental specialists. This webinar focuses on practical steps to take in order to best protect the privileges, including providing sample language for engagement agreements.