Texas Court To Re-Examine Energy Co.'s Atty Privilege

Law360, New York (December 20, 2012, 6:32 PM EST) -- The Texas Supreme Court on Wednesday agreed to put on hold its look at whether attorney-client privilege belongs to commercial entities, not their members, in a derivatives suit against subsidiaries of electricity wholesaler Fulcrum Power Services LP.

Blue Sky Golden FPS Ltd. on Dec. 7 asked the court to abate the case to allow a newly appointed Houston trial judge to reconsider a decision that blocked the company from accessing information known by Fulcrum Energy LLC’s former general counsel. Blue Sky, a member in Fulcrum, filed...
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