February 23, 2008 • 8:00 pm
Communication through a client’s corporate email may fail the attorney-client privilege tests.
|In Scott v. Beth
Israel Med. Ctr. Inc., 17 Misc3d 934, 847 NYS2d 436 (Sup. Ct., N.Y. County 2007), the
court essentially issued a warning to all New York counsel not to communicate by e-mail with
clients via their work e-mail address or risk disclosure of such information in a litigation with
their client’s employer.
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