RK&O Client Alert: Who Owns The Attorney-Client Privilege After Companies Are Sold? The Warring Outcomes In New York And Delaware Courts

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January 21, 2020

When a company is merged or sold, what happens to its pre-merger attorney-client communications?  The answer is surprisingly territorial: It depends not just on what state’s law applies, but on what state’s court system is adjudicating the issue.

In this client alert, RK&O attorneys James Walker, Daniel Zinman and Jacob Taber discuss recent rulings relating to pre/post-merger attorney-client communications.

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