Ensuring Confidentiality in the Litigation of Automotive Claims, Protecting Work Product in a Discovery Dispute, and Using Arbitration to Your Advantage

June 16, 2017 12:10pm

John Isaac Southerland
Partner
Huie Fernambucq & Stewart LLP

FEATURING 30 MINUTES OF ETHICS CREDITS
 
  • Properly communicating with the client on document retention and production
  • Advising experts on deleting draft opinions that are considered work product
  • Notifying class of arbitration via the internet and whether this satisfies due process
  • Filing motion to compel arbitration by a third party beneficiary (component part manufacturer)
  • Determining whether the claim and product at issue is within the ambit of the contract
  • Allowing the third party beneficiary to arbitrate even though the contract is between the plaintiff and the dealer