Jun 28, 2023

Defendants Objected to Production of Defense Counsel Related Documents

Was Production Precluded by Attorney-Client and Other Privileges? In an action between founders of MedReviews LLC, a company that publishes medical journals, podcasts, webcasts, and seminars. Michael Brawer, a minority member of MedReviews, sued Herbert Lepor, MedReview’s President, Vice President, and majority member, and other officers for allegedly mishandling company funds. Brawer moved to compel disclosure of several withheld documents. Defendants asserted that the documents were properly withheld as they constituted attorney work product, documents prepared in anticipation of litigation, and documents covered by the attorney client privilege. By interim order, the Court directed defendants provide the withheld documents for an in-camera… Read more