Federal Rule of Evidence 502(b): Not to be Gutted Like a Fish


Magistrate Judge Facciola addressed Federal Rule of Evidence Rule 502(b) with the inadvertent disclosure of a memorandum protected by the work product doctrine, in a case involving an officer with the DC Department of Corrections. Amobi v. D.C. Dep’t of Corr., 2009 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 114270, 20-21 (D.D.C. Dec. 8, 2009). The issue was whether the privileged had been waived by the inadvertent disclosure.

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