• Court of Justice of the European Union Decision: No Legal Professional Privilege for In-House Counsel Under EU Competition Law
  • September 21, 2010 | Authors: Philip H. Cohen; Hans Urlus
  • Law Firms: Greenberg Traurig, LLP - New York Office ; Greenberg Traurig, LLP - Amsterdam Office
  • On September 14, the European Union’s (EU) highest court, the Court of Justice of the European Union (the “Court of Justice”) dismissed the appeal of a judgment of the General Court (formerly the Court of First Instance of the European Communities), a judgment with major implications for the role of in-house counsel under EU competition law.