Target Compelled To Divulge "Privileged" E-Mails

Law360, New York (June 11, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The judge overseeing a proposed class action accusing Target Corp. of illegally sending out unsolicited credit Target Visa credit cards has granted the plaintiff's request to compel the release of e-mail chains Target claimed should have been kept confidential under attorney-client privilege.

On Thursday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Geraldine Soat Brown signed off on an opinion and order granting named plaintiff Christine Muro's motion to compel, and giving Target until June 21 to turn over copies of the documents in dispute.

Muro's attorney, David J. Piell, said...
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