Legal Malpractice News for NY Attorneys

New York Relaxes Privity Rule for Personal Representative’s Legal Malpractice Claims
Hinshaw Legal Malpractice Newsletter December 2010
Hinshaw Lawyers Professional Liability U[...]
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Federal Judge Sets Aside Magistrate’s Controversial Corporate Attorney-Client Privilege Ruling
January 11, 2011
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New York High Court Declines to Broaden Liability of Third-Party Professionals for Client Fraud
November 16, 2010
New York High Court Declines to Broaden [...]
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New York Bar Allows Online Storage of Confidential Client Information With Third Parties
November 10, 2010
New York Bar Allows Online Storage of Co[...]
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Court Disqualifies Firm, Despite Screening of Conflicted Lawyer, Because of Firm's Size
August 03, 2010
Court Disqualifies Firm, Despite Screeni[...]
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No Attorney-Client Privilege for Corporation That Failed to Confirm In-House Attorney’s Licensure Status
July 08, 2010
No Attorney-Client Privilege for Corpora[...]
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New York Relaxes Privity Rule for Personal Representative’s Legal Malpractice Claims
June 29, 2010
New York Relaxes Privity Rule for Person[...]
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Trio of Recent Decisions Address Lawyer Mobility
May 04, 2010
Trio of Recent Decisions Address Lawyer [...]
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Second Circuit Strikes Down Certain of New York's Attorney Advertising Rules; Upholds 30-Day Solicitation Moratorium in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Matters
March 18, 2010
Second Circuit Strikes Down Certain of N[...]
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City of New York Bar Issues Formal Opinion That Jointly Represented Clients May Not Waive the Right to Approve Aggregate Settlements
February 25, 2010
City of New York Bar Issues Formal Opini[...]
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Lawyers May Solicit Lay Organizations to Lecture on Legal Topics, But Limits Apply
February 08, 2010
Lawyers May Solicit Lay Organizations to[...]
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