• California Law: Rico v. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, et al.
  • May 24, 2004 | Author: Anna Kapetanakos
  • Law Firm: Long & Levit LLP - San Francisco Office
  • The Fourth District holds that an attorney, who inadvertently receives privileged documents, has an ethical and legal duty to refrain from examining them any more than is necessary to determine that they are privileged and to immediately notify the sender. Failure to do so may be grounds for disqualification.