North Carolina Bar Seminar Focus: Protecting Privileged Communications

Friday, February 1, 2008 - 00:00

The North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA) will present a CLE seminar titled The Attorney-Client Privilege and the Work Product Doctrine.

The program will take place on Thursday, February 14 from 8:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the NC Bar Center, 8000 Weston Parkway, Cary, NC. Registration begins at 7:45 a.m.

The featured speaker is Thomas E. Spahn, a commercial litigator with McGuireWoods. Using hypotheticals, Mr. Spahn will explore every aspect of the attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine. Participants will learn the basic principles, the nuances, and practical tips that they can start using immediately to improve their chances of protecting their clients' and their own important communications with the attorney-client privilege and the work product doctrine. They also will learn how to challenge an opponent's assertions of these protections.

For information on CLE credits and registration fees, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register for the seminar, call (800) 228-3402 or visit