Bond In-House Counsel CLE Series: Current Developments In Attorney-Client Privilege 1/8/2009

January 8, 2009

BS&K Facilities Overview
Programs are live in our Syracuse office and transmitted via a videoconference network connecting our regional offices in Eastern and Western New York, New York City and on Long Island. Bond's technology allows real time interaction between the attendees in our regional offices and the speaker(s) appearing in Syracuse.

Please note that since these conferences take place in Bond offices (with the exception of the Rochester location; see directions insert page), seating is limited. Therefore, early registration is recommended. Lunch is included and will be served from 11:30 a.m. to Noon. Programs begin at Noon.

Lunch is included and will be served from 11:30 a.m. to Noon. Program begins at Noon.

CLE Credit
1.5 CLE Ethics Credits (Eligible for MCLE credit for newly-admitted attorneys)
Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of Continuing Legal Education in the State of New York. Each program has been designated as providing the listed number of credits in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board.


11:30 a.m. - Noon
Registration and Lunch

Noon to 1:15 p.m.

Attorney-Client Privilege
- What is it
- When does it apply

Status of Selective Waiver Doctrine
- How to protect against inadvertent waiver
- New Fed. Evidence Rule 502
- Fiduciary exception in corporate context

Work Product Doctrine
- Are all of my notes and drafts protected
- When is the doctrine triggered
- Can the client create protectable work product

The Crime / Fraud Exception

The "At Issue" Exception

EDWARD R. CONAN is a graduate of Colgate University (B.A., cum laude, 1972) and Yale Law School (J.D., 1979).

Mr. Conan has over two decades of experience conducting complex civil litigation in trial and appellate courts at the state and federal level throughout New York and across the country. He regularly represents domestic and foreign companies, as well as partnerships, universities, corporate directors and officers, as well as individual parties in cases involving corporate governance, ERISA, patent and trademark infringement, trade secret misappropriation, employment discrimination, non-competition agreements, securities fraud, anti-trust claims, including class actions, collective actions, shareholder derivative suits, and other multi-party cases. He is the Vice President of the Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association, where he is also serves as Co-Chair of the CLE Committee.