For “At-Issue Waiver,” The Best Defense May Not Be An Affirmative Defense

As this blog has repeatedly documented, it can be hard for insurers to assert the attorney-client privilege in the context of bad faith litigation. One difficulty arises in states that enforce a presumption against the privilege in bad faith suits. In many cases, insurers need to waive the privilege, to assert a defense based on advice of counsel.     Read the article…………


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