LandAmerica Can Keep 'Privileged' Docs From CDC

Law360, New York (December 8, 2010, 6:24 PM EST) -- A bankruptcy court has stopped short CDC Glendale LP's quest for allegedly privileged documents in a suit against bankrupt title insurer LandAmerica Financial Group, ruling that the documents could compromise a LandAmerica trustee's proceedings against an insurer.

On Tuesday the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia denied CDC's motion to compel Bruce Matson, the trustee for the LFG Liquidation Trust, to produce fewer than 100 pages of documents that Matson claimed were protected by the attorney-client and work product privileges.

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