Band Unable To Show Emails Shared With Manager Were Privileged

CHICAGO - A federal judge in Illinois on Nov. 7 held that emails containing communications among members of the band A Day to Remember, its attorneys and their personal manager were not protected from disclosure because the personal manager was not a consultant for the purposes of determining privilege (Joshua Woodard, et al. v. Victory Records Inc., et al., No. 11 CV 7594, N.D. Ill.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 159498).

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