Work Product Doctrine: Basic Principles

A Practice Note analyzing the basic principles underlying the work product doctrine in the US. Specifically, this Note covers the major differences between the work product doctrine and the attorney-client privilege, what types of information may be protected by the work product doctrine, who may create work product, who may assert the work product protection and how long the work product protection lasts.

Thomas E. Spahn, McGuireWoods LLP


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