Ethical Issues for Defense Counsel in Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI) Litigation

I recently wrote an article for the International Association of Defense Counsel committee newsletter on Ethical Issues for Defense Counsel in Employment Practices Liability Insurance Litigation.  The article addresses: (1) identifying the client; (2) determining who controls the selection of defense counsel; (3) analyzing whether a reservation of rights changes who controls the selection of counsel; (4) complying with litigation management guidelines; (5) determining who manages the litigation; and (6) analyzing who controls the decision to settle.  To read the full article, click here.

About David Schooler

David A. Schooler is an experienced trial attorney with a proven winning track record in complex employment and business litigation including dozens of first chair jury verdicts. He has been certified as a Civil Trial Specialist by the Minnesota State Bar Association. He is an elected member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and a Fellow of the American Bar Association and has been named a “Super Lawyer” by Minnesota Law & Politics (representing the top 5% of Minnesota Lawyers) for 2010 and 2011. For David's full bio, click here.

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