Mealey's Litigation Procedure - 2nd Circuit: Judge Correctly Denied Motion To Quash Subpoena On Investment Firm

Mealey's Litigation Procedure - 2nd Circuit: Judge Correctly Denied Motion To Quash Subpoena On Investment Firm

NEW YORK - A Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on June 27 affirmed a trial court judge's denial of a motion to quash a discovery subpoena served on an investment firm in an underlying legal malpractice suit, holding that the attorney-client privilege argument did not extend to non-attorneys (Richard G. Vento, et al. v. Handler, Thayer & Duggan LLC, et al., No. 12-3899, 2nd Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 12106).

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