Atty Says NY AG Can't Force Him To Testify In Trump Probe
Law360 (September 16, 2020, 8:57 PM EDT) -- A land use attorney told a New York court Wednesday that attorney-client privilege prevents the state attorney general from forcing him to produce documents and testify in a probe into whether President Donald Trump inflated the value of his assets.
An attorney for land use lawyer Charles Martabano told the state Supreme Court that subpoenas from the office of New York Attorney General Letitia James to Trump Organization attorneys and requests to examine the attorneys under oath raise "serious issues about the assertion of the attorney-client privilege."
The case stems out of James' request to the state court to compel the...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!