ACC Files Amicus in Support of Attorney-Client Privilege in the Supreme Court of Texas

In October, in conjunction with the International Association of Defense Counsel, ACC filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court of Texas, arguing against the creation of an exception to the attorney-client privilege for communications with employee experts. In In Re: … Continue reading

ACC Responds to European Commission’s Proposal on Whistleblower Protection

In September, ACC and its Europe chapter drafted a position paper in response to the European Commission’s proposal on whistleblower protection. The Commission’s proposal would require internal reporting of suspected wrongdoing before a whistleblower could report to public authorities or the … Continue reading

ACC Advocates for Stronger Legal Professional Privilege in European Whistleblower Scenarios

In late May, ACC offered comments in response to the European Commission’s public consultation on whistleblower protection. ACC encouraged the Commission to consider the important roles corporate compliance systems and in-house counsel play in creating environments that encourage employees to … Continue reading