ACC Files Amicus Over Privilege Issues in Paterno v. NCAA

This appeal presents significant questions regarding the ability of organizations – including universities, corporations, non-profit associations, etc. – to conduct internal investigations into alleged employee misconduct. Corporations and other organizations depend on internal investigations to identify and address allegations of … Continue reading

ACC Joins Amicus in DC Circuit Over Privilege Issues in Kellogg, Brown & Root

ACC believes that the rulings below are contrary to the purposes of the attorney-client privilege and threaten to seriously erode the protection of the privilege in internal investigations by companies into alleged employee misconduct. To begin with, the decision below … Continue reading