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Government Lawyer Committee
Date: 02/28/2014
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
Presented by: Government Lawyer Committee
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Topic: The Role of the Attorney/Client Relationships in Government Law Alan Neff will highlight the difference between the federal and state tests for assertion of the privilege (control-group vs. subject-matter), issues in privilege analysis arising from having an institutional client (a government and/or its officers), and the recent federal trend toward nullifying the privilege in federal criminal prosecutions (including the 7th circuit)

Speaker: Alan Neff, Esq.
Mr. Neff retired from the City of Chicago Department of Law after 22 years. He is currently an adjunct professor of writing at Benedictine University in Lisle.